Creole Cuisine in Simpson Bay

If you find yourself in the mood for Creole food, you might have an opportunity to satisfy your hunger. Though not terribly plentiful, you can still find a couple of restaurants in St. Martin where you can sample some.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the very casual locale of Oualichi Beach Bar to the restaurants where spirits are as much a part of dinner as the grub, you're bound to find something worth fighting over.

Below, you can peek at the limited, though enticing, options for Creole restaurants that you may hear about during your stay. For each restaurant, you can click its name to read the full article about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Skip Jack's

Simpson Bay | (721) 544-2313

Located toward the southeastern outskirts of Simpson Bay, Skip Jack's is on Welfare Road. Lovely, mild seafood and Creole fare are made for each other at this relaxed eatery.

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

Located toward the southern outskirts of Saunders, near Marigot, Mark's Place is a good choice for people who are going to explore this neighborhood or the surrounding area. It is 1.3 miles northwest of Philipsburg. Got barbecue on the brain? No matter your expectations for dining, remember the name Mark's Place and make it the go-to solution that satisfies everyone.

Your friendly neighborhood barbecue joint, Mark's Place offers a selection of island classics like curries, goat stew, and oxtail with rice and peas; but its the all-you-can-eat ribs that really keeps locals coming back for more.

Oualichi Beach Bar

Philipsburg | (721) 542-4316

Located just outside the heart of Philipsburg, Oualichi Beach Bar is on the premises of St. Rose Arcade, and is a logical choice for you to consider if you're thinking about visiting this town and its environs. When you'd rather not get all dressed up before grabbing great Creole food, remember this place where the setting is casual.

Similar Food

Le Bateau Ivre

If seeking variety within the same genre, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Subway Rhine Road -- American Maho Reef, 1.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
L'Escargot (721) 542-2483 French 3.5 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Caribbean Blend (721) 520-9669 Caribbean 3.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
The Point Restaurant (721) 545-2115 Caribbean Maho Reef, 1.5 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
Zee Best Port-de-Plaisance (721) 526-3097 French Cole Bay, 0.7 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Bon Appetit -- French Pelican Key, 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Barefoot Terrace (721) 542-0360 Caribbean 3.6 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
KFC Daisy Road (721) 590 87-1732 American Saunders, 2.3 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
McDonald's Simpson Bay -- American 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Chesterfields Restaurant (721) 542-3484 Caribbean 3.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay

Some of the most unique foods in St. Martin are those that you decide upon spontaneously while walking the streets near your hotel. At the same time, you'll save yourself some stress if you make a list of specific places to try. To read more regarding the types of food available to you, check out this page.


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