Eclectic Cuisine in Philipsburg

While staying in St. Martin, expect to be overwhelmed by the delicious array of restaurants, cafes, and places with delicious cocktails. Fans of eclectic cuisine should pay attention to the various establishments offering this cuisine on the menu. Lucky for hungry guests, there's quite a broad selection of places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.

With plenty of variety, from the informal destination known as Pasanggrahan Restaurant to the fantastic breakfast and lunch at Maho Café, there's a menu for every visitor and every dining expectation.

The following list allows you to read up on the numerous eclectic establishments to be found. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to read more about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Sunset Bar & Grill

Philipsburg | (721) 545-2084

Located in Sint Maarten, 1.0 mile south of Point Pirouette, Sunset Bar & Grill is on the same premises as Caravanserai Beach Resort. It is 1.3 miles west of Simpson Bay. Speaking of delicious, specialty eclectic-inspired cuisine, this local spot will recommend their best: barbecue and pizza.

With a full menu for pizzas alone, you may want to give a pie a try, however, there are a number of other options like burgers, barbecue favorites, and seafood. If you're just stopping by for a few drinks, pick from the snack menu.

Pineapple Pete Restaurant & Bar

Simpson Bay | (721) 544-6030

Located near the heart of Simpson Bay, Pineapple Pete Restaurant & Bar is a popular choice for people thinking about going to this area of Sint Maarten. Salty, fresh seafood and eclectic flavors go well together at this completely casual restaurant atmosphere.

It doesn't get more laid back than this. Pineapple Pete's is known for its air conditioned game room which features right different billiards tables, arcade games, and dart boards for you to enjoy while you wait for your food or sip on a drink.

Ocean Lounge Restaurant

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2572

Ocean Lounge Restaurant, part of Holland House Beach Hotel, is located in the heart of Philipsburg. Beautiful seafood and eclectic fare go well together at this exceptional fine dining establishment.

The menu here is inspired daily by what ingredients are available fresh. The breakfast buffet allows guests to choose from hot dishes to simple (but delectable) pastries and fruit, while lunch and dinner is a la carte and blends Caribbean and European preparation styles for simple indescribably good food. If you can't decide what to get, try the three-course Chef's Sampler and let whoever is leading the kitchen that night choose for you.

Bay View Restaurant

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2446

Bay View Restaurant, a part of Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel, is found in the western outskirts of Philipsburg, near Marigot. If it doesn't feel right to dress up just for having flavorful eclectic fare, come to this dining option where you'll find the setting to be relaxed.

Set on the main pool floor in the lower lobby, Bay View Restaurant offers a dining experience that is relaxed in an elegant setting.

Pasanggrahan Restaurant

Philipsburg | (721) 542-3588

Pasanggrahan Restaurant, on the premises of Pasaggrahan Royal House, is found in toward the heart of Philipsburg. Lovely, mild seafood and eclectic food share the same plate at this unique place.

If you're vacationing with your family, Pasanggrahan is a fun spot because of its family-style dining in which you choose one meal like Yankee Pot Roast, and enough is brought to the table for your whole family to split. There are also single servings of fresh caught seafood (try the lobster!), rack of lamb, and veal picatta.

eclectic Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bay View Restaurant 0.5 mi. West of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 542-2446
Carousel Gelateria Bar Cole Bay, 2.6 mi. West of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 544-3112
Maho Café Maho Reef, 5.0 mi. West of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 545-2115
Oasis Cafe and Bar 5.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 545-4362
Ocean Lounge Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Contemporary, Eclectic, European (721) 542-2572
Palms Grill Restaurant & Bar Maho Reef, 5.0 mi. West of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 545-2115
Pasanggrahan Restaurant 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 542-3588
Pineapple Pete Restaurant & Bar Simpson Bay, 3.5 mi. West of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 544-6030
Seabreeze Restaurant 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 542-2333
Sunset Bar & Grill 4.8 mi. West of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 545-2084
Toucan's Café 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 542-2333

Some of the best culinary offerings in St. Martin are those you find suddenly while walking the streets near your hotel. However, jotting down at least a few dining possibilities in your plans, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To discover more concerning the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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