Restaurant Options in Simpson Bay

Photo credit: © Lee's Roadside Grill
 

Aside from shopping, this small island which houses two independent nations is also known for having some of the best cuisine in the Caribbean.  The streets of Simpson Bay are lined with restaurant after restaurant, serving cuisine from around the world in all sorts of varied settings from simple quick service options, to trendy bistros, all the way to elegant fine dining establishments.  Fine food is never far when you stay in this town. 

Caribbean and Local

Lee's Roadside Grill

Diners will find plenty of chances to try out local dishes during their time in Simpson Bay. Caribbean and European dishes are two of the choices you'll find in the area. Don't forget that you can click on each link to read more info.

Lee's Roadside Grill is a local eatery offering barbecue and seafood located in Simpson Bay. A relaxed, comfortable open air restaurant, Lee's Roadside Grill offers everyone who visits a good time and a tasty meal. Whether it be the fresh fish, lobsters, bbq ribs or chicken, there is something to please everyone! They are situated at 84 Welfare Road.

A notable restaurant in the area you might enjoy is Skip Jack's. Boasting some of the freshest seafood on the island, Skip Jack's is part restaurant and part Fish Market. Diners looking for a hot meal cooked in Caribbean style are sure to find a good selection at Skip Jack's. You will be able to find them on Welfare Road.

Tide's Beach Restaurant and Bar can be found at Marys Boon Beach Plantation and has a couple of cuisine options to choose from, including Caribbean and European. The a la carte menu is one of European and Caribbean tastes, and the wine list has 60 different international offerings. They are situated at 117 Simpson Bay Road.

Use the table down below to find more information on these kinds of options in the area.

Caribbean and Local Restaurants in Simpson Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
Caribean Grilled Flavors 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean --
Lee's Roadside Grill 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean (721) 544-4233
Rancho Argentinian Grill 0.2 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay Argentenian, Latin American (721) 545-2495
Skip Jack's 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean, Creole (721) 544-2313
The Boathouse 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean (721) 544-5409
Tide's Beach Restaurant and Bar 0.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean, European (721) 545-4235
Tides Restaurant and Bar 0.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean (721) 545-7000
Yellowtail Restaurant 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean (721) 555-6044

European and Asian

Shiv Shakti

Travelers will be able to choose between a number of European options nearby, though don't anticipate finding very many options for Asian dining. In addition to French-style cuisine, you can also find Italian and International options, among others.

Zee Best Port-de-Plaisance is situated at Princess Casino and has a couple of different specialties to enjoy, including coffee and sandwiches. Continuously voted the best breakfast spot in St. Maarten since it opened in 1983, stop by Zee Best to get your day started right. Whether you're in the mood for a French pastry or just need a cup of coffee to get you moving, you'll be delighted with all that Zee Best has to offer. If you have questions, call them at (721) 526-3097.

Zee Best Simpson Bay: Voted the best breakfast spot on the island for seven straight years, this is one of those restaurants that every visitors adds to their St. Maarten bucket list. If you're looking to call ahead, do so at (721) 544-2477.

Diners might enjoy trying Shiv Shakti. Owner and Head Chef Loknath got his start at another popular restaurant, Lal's Indian Cuisine. Now, he runs Shiv Shakti, which serves a wide variety of traditional Indian cuisine plus a bar of ice cold beers. Guests will be able to find them on Billy Folly Road.

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European and Asian Restaurants in Simpson Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bavaria 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay German, International (721) 544-2665
Bon Appetit Pelican Key, 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay American, French --
Domino's Cole Bay Cole Bay, 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Italian (721) 543-7374
Izi Pasta Lounge 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Italian (721) 544-3079
Lal's Curry in a Hurry 0.1 mi. Northeast of Central Simpson Bay Indian (721) 587-9059
Pizza Galley 0.4 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Italian (721) 587-1330
Shiv Shakti Pelican Key, 0.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Indian (069) 581-9620
Tide's Beach Restaurant and Bar 0.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean, European (721) 545-4235
Zee Best Port-de-Plaisance Cole Bay, 0.7 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay French (721) 526-3097
Zee Best Simpson Bay 0.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Simpson Bay French (721) 544-2477

American and Other

The Hideaway

You'll be able to choose from tons of restaurants that serve American and other similar food in Simpson Bay. Guests will be able to choose between International, American, and eclectic cuisine, as well as other options.

Jimbo's Mesquite Grill is located at Simpson Bay Resort and Marina and is a grill situated in southeastern Simpson Bay. Bringing together two tasty cuisines; the grilling traditions of Texas and the spicy meals of Mexico, Jimbo's offers dinners a delicious and flavorful night with their large selection steaks, seafood, and classic Mexican favorites. Visitors will find them on Welfare Road.

A dining venue worthy of consideration is Pineapple Pete Restaurant & Bar. The house specialties may seem a bit gourmet for such a relaxed spot, but there it is. You can order herb crusted rack of lamb, lobster, stuffed shrimp, perfectly grilled steaks and the like alongside wings, burgers and fries, and other barbecue favorites. If you'd like to call ahead, do so at (721) 544-6030.

Greenhouse Simpson Bay: A new addition to the Simpson Bay dining landscape is Greenhouse, one of two on the island. This spot is known for its high quality cuts of meat and lighthearted atmosphere that ends itself to sitting back with a mixed drink and enjoying a meal with family and friends. The property is located on Billy Folly Road.

Cappuccino Restaurant offers several different dishes to choose from, including hamburgers and pancakes. No matter what time it is, feel free to stop on by the Cappuccino Restaurant where you can be sure that something mouthwatering is being prepared. Backed with cold drinks and HDTVs, you can be sure to find more than one person just wasting time here. They're at 83 Welfare Road.

Karakter is a bar and grill located in Simpson Bay. One of St. Maarten's hidden culinary treasures is Krakter, a lively restaurant and bar set on a sleepy beach near the airport. It's not hard to spot if you know what you're looking for -- parked outside is an American school bus that doubles as a bar. Visitors will find them at 121 Simpson Bay Road.

View the collection below to get specifics about related choices within the area.

American and Other Restaurants in Simpson Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
3 Palms Cole Bay, 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay International (721) 544-3839
Abu Ghazi Shwarma 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Middle Eastern --
Bavaria 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay German, International (721) 544-2665
Bon Appetit Pelican Key, 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay American, French --
Burger King Simpson Bay 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay American --
Cappuccino Restaurant 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay International (721) 544-3331
Carousel Gelateria Bar Cole Bay, 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Eclectic (721) 544-3112
Greenhouse Simpson Bay Pelican Key, 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay American, International (721) 542-2941
Jimbo's Mesquite Grill Cole Bay, 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Tex-Mex (721) 544-3600
Karakter 0.5 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay International (721) 523-9983
McDonald's Simpson Bay 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay American --
Pineapple Pete Restaurant & Bar 0.1 mi. South West of Central Simpson Bay Eclectic (721) 544-6030
Rancho Argentinian Grill 0.2 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay Argentenian, Latin American (721) 545-2495
Subway Airport Road 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay American (721) 545-2632
The Hideaway Pelican Key, 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay International (721) 544-3005
The Oarhouse 0.4 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Contemporary (721) 522-1639
Top Carrot 0.4 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Mediterranean (721) 544-3381
Topper's 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay International (721) 544-3500
Topper's by the Sea Pelican Key, 0.7 mi. South of Central Simpson Bay International (721) 544-6002
Vesna Taverna 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay International (721) 524-5283
 

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