Simpson Bay Restaurants

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

Travelers will have lots of chances to experiment with local dishes and flavors during their stay in Simpson Bay. Caribbean and Creole dishes are two of the more popular dining options you'll find in the area. Be sure to remember that you can click on the restaurant names to read additional information.

Lee's Roadside Grill is a laid-back restaurant found within 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 located at 84 Welfare Road.

A dining venue to consider is Skip Jack's. Skip Jack's menu has a wide range of seafood entrees like grilled and fried snapper, Mahi Mahi, Grouper, and others, as well as steaks, chicken, and an assortment of appetizers. There is also a specialized lunch menu that includes smaller plates and sandwiches. The property is located on Welfare Road.

Tide's Beach Restaurant and Bar: The a la carte menu is one of European and Caribbean tastes, and the wine list has 60 different international offerings. They can be found at 117 Simpson Bay Road.

View the table down below to get information on these kinds of options in the region.

Caribbean and Local Restaurants in Simpson Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
Butter Fish Restaurant 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean, Creole (721) 580-7351
Caribean Grilled Flavors 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean --
Harbour Queen 0.1 mi. South West of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean --
Jack Fish 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean (721) 522-6575
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

Anyone looking to find some European food have tons of options to pick from. Alongside Italian-style cuisine, you'll be able to find French and International options, among others.

Hungry travelers may want to consider visiting Zee Best Port-de-Plaisance. 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.

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.

Shiv Shakti is a place that's worthy of consideration. All of your favorite Indian food is available at Shiv Shaki, including curres, tikka, nan, korma, and masalas. The bar is fully stocked with ice cold beers, sparkling wines, rums, scotches, tequilas, and more. They are located on Billy Folly Road.

Just below you will be able to see the 17 restaurants offering this kind of cuisine.

European and Asian Restaurants in Simpson Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
Anand Simpson Bay Pelican Key, 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Indian (721) 544-4696
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
New York Bar Chinese Restaurant 0.1 mi. South West of Central Simpson Bay Chinese (721) 545-2477
Pasta Cafe 0.1 mi. South West of Central Simpson Bay Italian (721) 545-3098
Pizza Galley 0.4 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Italian (721) 587-1330
Pizza Hut Simpson Bay 0.2 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay Italian (721) 545-3211
Rancho Pasta Cafe 0.2 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay Italian --
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
Tutta Pasta Cole Bay, 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Italian (721) 557-5162
White Swan 0.2 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay Chinese (721) 544-2844
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

International

Fusion

International dishes are very easy to find in Simpson Bay. This is an area with tremendous cultural diversity, so it's not surprising that it has a lot of culinary diversity as well.

Cappuccino Restaurant is a laid-back restaurant located in southeastern Simpson Bay. 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 are situated at 83 Welfare Road.

You may enjoy dining at Fusion. Fusion seeks out the finest and freshest ingredients available, regardless of how far they have to go to find them. This restaurant doesn't limit itself by serving only one style of food. You can find them at 71 Welfare Road.

Greenhouse Simpson Bay: Although the specialize in juicy cuts of steak, the menu is packed full of fresh seafood options, chicken, pasta, and healthy wraps. They're located on Billy Folly Road.

Karakter has a couple of dishes to try, including sandwiches and tapas. Karakter has an international menu that specializes in healthy fare that remains delicious, be is a wrap, a smoothie, or a salad. This spot also has a full tapas menu, and a Dutch snack menu. Visitors will be able to find them at 121 Simpson Bay Road.

The Hideaway can be found at La Vista Beach Resort and is a local bar and grill located in Simpson Bay. The Hideaway is open most of the week from 8:00 a.m. all the way to 10:00 p.m., with live music playing Tuesday through Saturday from 7:30 p.m. They are situated at 53 Billy Folly Road .

The table down below collects the 12 relevant options you will be able to see inside Simpson Bay.

International Restaurants in Simpson Bay
Name Location Phone Number
3 Palms Cole Bay, 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 544-3839
Bavaria 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 544-2665
Cappuccino Restaurant 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 544-3331
Doctor Fish Restaurant 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 586-0313
Fusion 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 553-4300
Greenhouse Simpson Bay Pelican Key, 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 542-2941
Karakter 0.5 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay (721) 523-9983
The Hideaway Pelican Key, 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 544-3005
The Stone Pelican Key, 1.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 526-2037
Topper's 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 544-3500
Topper's by the Sea Pelican Key, 0.7 mi. South of Central Simpson Bay (721) 544-6002
Vesna Taverna 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay (721) 524-5283

American and Other

You will find a handful of establishments offering American food in Simpson Bay. Alternatively, visitors are able to choose from eclectic and Tex-Mex cuisine, as well as other options.

Jimbo's Mesquite Grill can be found at Simpson Bay Resort and Marina and is a lunch and dinner spot located within southeastern Simpson Bay. Since 2003, Jimbo's Mesquite has been bringing gourmet Mexican fare with the more laid back style of Tex-Mex to create a menu that everyone can dig into. You'll find them on Welfare Road.

Pineapple Pete Restaurant & Bar is another restaurant you might like. 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.

Carousel Gelateria Bar: On those warm Caribbean days, nothing hits the spot like some ice cold gelatos and ice cream. Stop in Carousel for a quick treat. Guests will find them at 60 Welfare Road.

Bon Appetit offers several different specialties to try, including sandwiches and soups. Known primarily for its breakfast, Bon Appetit serves fresh bread and other food that simply hits the spot. This small restaurant is perfect for grabbing a quick and tasty meal before returning to exploring the island. They are located on Billy Folly Road.

ESPN Cafe is a dinner option located in southeastern Simpson Bay. The ESPN Cafe is open every night of the week except for Monday. On the rest of the nights, diners who show up between 5:00pm and 7:00pm will be able to enjoy the happy hour specials. Find them on Welfare Road.

View the chart below to get information on these kinds of possibilities in the area.

Other Restaurants in Simpson Bay
Name Location Type Phone Number
Abu Ghazi Shwarma 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Middle Eastern --
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 --
Carousel Gelateria Bar Cole Bay, 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Eclectic (721) 544-3112
ESPN Cafe Cole Bay, 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay American --
Jimbo's Mesquite Grill Cole Bay, 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Tex-Mex (721) 544-3600
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
Tequilla 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Tex-Mex (721) 545-3098
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
 

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