Creole Cuisine in Simpson Bay

If you find yourself in the mood for Creole food, you might have a chance to satisfy your hunger. Though not incredibly abundant, you can still find a few locations in St. Martin within this category.

With everything from the very casual locale of Butter Fish Restaurant to the tasty dinner and lunch at Skip Jack's, there's a menu for every traveler and any desired budget.

Take a moment to read more about the small set of popular Creole eateries you could be curious about while vacationing nearby. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to view the full article about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Skip Jack's

Simpson Bay | (721) 544-2313

Skip Jack's is located in the southeastern outskirts of Simpson Bay. Fresh catches from and Creole panache make for an exciting meal at this super casual restaurant atmosphere. As you might expect, Skip Jack's boasts a maritime theme. Swordfish, a collection of national flags, and other boating equipment decorate the wall, and the architecture reflects that of a fishing boat. The vibe is cool and relaxed, making it a great spot for a family meal or to kick back with a beer.

Mark's Place

Saunders | (721) 543-2625

Mark's Place is located near Marigot; it's 1.3 miles to the northwest of Philipsburg. Guests who want barbecue will particularly enjoy eating here during a visit to Saunders. Mark's Place features a small, but cozy dining room with Dutch decor offset by the colorful murals on the wall.

Butter Fish Restaurant

Simpson Bay | (721) 580-7351

Butter Fish Restaurant, part of Simpson Bay Fish Market, is found in just outside the heart of Simpson Bay. Fresh fish and Creole style eats go well together at this friendly favorite. Butter Fish Restaurant prepares all different kinds of dishes, though their focus is without doubt fresh seafood. Several non-seafood entrees are available as well, especially at breakfast time, and you will have no problem ordering food like pulled pork and grilled ribs.

Oualichi Beach Bar

Philipsburg | (721) 542-4316

Located near the center of Philipsburg, Oualichi Beach Bar is a part of St. Rose Arcade. Both exuberant and exhausted travelers love that this awesome bar and grill is very informal, which means visitors can spend some time winding down while they savor the good eats here.

Similar Food

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When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Burger King Philipsburg (721) 543-2515 American 3.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Antoine Restaurant (721) 542-2964 French 3.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
McDonald's Simpson Bay -- American 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Yellowtail Restaurant (721) 555-6044 Caribbean 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Aura (721) 543-6700 French Oyster Pond, 5.3 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Bel Mar Restaurant (721) 544-2614 Caribbean Pelican Key, 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Tides Restaurant and Bar (721) 545-7000 Caribbean 0.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
Harbour Queen -- Caribbean 0.1 mi. South West of Central Simpson Bay
Burger King Simpson Bay -- American 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
The Point Restaurant (721) 545-2115 Caribbean Maho Reef, 1.5 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay

Some of the best places to try any cuisine in St. Martin are those that you happen upon while walking around during the day. But, having a couple of delicious-sounding restaurants in your plans, might save you in a pinch. To learn much more about the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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