Doctor Fish Restaurant

Chef Luis Felipe Dros always dreamed of owning his own restaurant, and in 2008, that dream became a reality when Doctor Fish Restaurant opened at the Simpson Bay Market Place in St. Maarten. Specializing in fresh seafood, locals know if you want it fresh, you dine at Doctor Fish.


With a name like Doctor Fish, you expect the fish to be great, and it is. The house specialty is the whole red snapper steamed with funchie and fresh vegetables, while you can order a variety of other fish pan fried, stewed, baked, and grilled. If you aren't up for seafood, you'll find chicken, steak, and ribs are also options. All full meal orders are served with a side of rice or country potatoes, sweet fried plantains, and a garden salad.

Doctor Fish Restaurant is a grill where they proudly serve their take on International cuisine. When it comes to dress code and level of service, this restaurant's setting is very casual. Diners are welcome to come by to enjoy brunch, lunch, and dinner, so your family can try this restaurant almost any time the mood strikes.


This restaurant is on the premises of Simpson Bay Fish Market, which is located toward the center of Simpson Bay.

This part of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten has various popular attractions, all comprising this vivacious town. The nearest visitor favorites from this business include Sunset Theatre and Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7, both of which are within a reasonable driving distance of the the restaurant.

There are at least a few adjacent outdoor pursuits to engage in if you have some extra time. Tourists who drop by for the day can host a relaxing or serious round at this restaurant's closest located golf club, Mullet Bay Golf Course, which is within traveling distance of Doctor Fish Restaurant. Other types of travelers are content napping on Kim Sha Beach, which you will find to be the most nearby beach and is only a quarter mile away. Also, those are just a couple of the beaches and golf courses in the general area.

Nearby Restaurants

For guests seeking out another area restaurant that has some similar menu items or a similar atmosphere, there is no lack of nearby dining spots to choose from, including Butter Fish Restaurant. It is found within traveling distance of the Doctor Fish Restaurant.

In contrast, if you're in the mood for something a little different, this region of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten has an excellent range of restaurants choices that will be sure to suit the tastes of nearly any kind of diner. For instance, you can also try Caribbean eats at Jack Fish, which isn't very far away.

Hours and Other Info

Doctor Fish is known for its affordable prices, where you can get a full meal for between just $5 and $16(USD).

Doctor Fish is open from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, and 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. They are closed on Monday.

Contact Info

Location: Airport Road, Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten

Phone: (721) 586-0313



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