French Cuisine in Simpson Bay

Almost everywhere in St. Martin, expect to be impressed by the plentiful supply of quick-service, sit-down, and fine dining establishments. Fans of French cuisine can't afford to miss the restaurants known for these fun flavors. In this destination overall, there's more than enough restaurants serving this style.

With everything from the fine dining locale of Antoine Restaurant to the fantastic dinner service at L'Escargot Restaurant, you're sure to locate a menu item you absolutely love.

Before your trip begins, you can preview the large collection of places serving French cuisine available. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to view the full article about its location, style, and more.

Moulin Fou

Maho Reef | (721) 545-5777

Moulin Fou is found in the vicinity of Point Pirouette; it's 1.4 miles to the west of Simpson Bay. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just French goodies, which yes, includes steak, but they're also quite the favorite for sushi. <p>Le Moulin Fou offers diners everything from Thai noodles and curry to French delicacies including roasted duck. The many options will likely have you asking questions, which is great. The chef loves to answer questions anyone has about his food, the cuisine, and cooking in general.</p>

Antoine Restaurant

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2964

Antoine Restaurant can be found outside the center of Philipsburg. Fresh fish from St. Martin's coasts and French style eats play nicely together at this much-loved formal dining option. <p>Diners looking to enjoy a meal at Antoine should be ready for a menu heavy on local and fresh seafood, as well as pastas and traditional French entrees like frog legs and a variety of cheeses. They also offer a variety of thick cut steaks and plenty of poultry items; enough to satisfy the most diverse party. The Lobster Thermador has been voted best on the island by the New York Times, so that is definitely a dish you won't want to overlook. Other popular offerings include the Red Snapper with Beurre Blanc Sauce, the Black Pepper Beef Tenderloin, and the Half Crispy Duck with Cheery Brandy Sauce.</p>

Zee Best Port-de-Plaisance

Cole Bay | (721) 526-3097

Located in the eastern outskirts of Simpson Bay, Zee Best Port-de-Plaisance is a part of Princess Casino. Though they're broadly known for French food, this potential favorite boasts about their coffee and sandwiches. <p>If it's eaten for breakfast, you'll find it at Zee Best. All of the baked goods are prepared fresh, early each morning, eggs are made to order, and the crepes are something to write home about. Fresh fruit juices, coffees, and teas round out a great breakfast at this cozy spot.</p>

Zee Best Simpson Bay

Simpson Bay | (721) 544-2477

Located along the western outskirts of Simpson Bay, Zee Best Simpson Bay is on Plaza del Lago. Both exuberant and exhausted travelers love that this awesome café is considered casual, and that means your gang can take a time out and just dig into the scrumptious menu items. <p>Fresh baked breads, crepes, and eggs of a wide variety are prepared at the request of guests daily and paired with coffee ad juices.</p>

Aura

Oyster Pond | (721) 543-6700

Located in the southern outskirts of Oyster Pond, Aura is a part of The Westin Dawn Beach Resort and Spa, and is a popular choice that's worth considering if you're going to check out this town and areas nearby. Fine dining is definitely their standard, so patrons who aren't opposed to splurging on French cuisine should make the trip.

French Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Antoine Restaurant 3.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay French, Italian (721) 542-2964
Aura Oyster Pond, 5.3 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay French (721) 543-6700
Bon Appetit Pelican Key, 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay American, French --
L'Escargot 3.5 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay French (721) 542-2483
L'Escargot Restaurant 3.5 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay French (721) 542-2483
Le Bateau Ivre 2.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Simpson Bay French, Mediterranean (721) 526-2157
Moulin Fou Maho Reef, 1.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay French, Japanese, Thai (721) 545-5777
Oualichi Beach Bar 3.8 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay Caribbean, Creole, French (721) 542-4316
Paris Bistro Maho Reef, 1.4 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay French, Mediterranean (721) 545-5677
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

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You may crave something slightly different, in which case you might like distinctly different, but still related places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria (721) 542-2446 Italian 3.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
La Gondola Ristorante (721) 545-3938 Italian Lowlands, 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Simpson Bay
Tutta Pasta (721) 557-5162 Italian Cole Bay, 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Calypso Pizzaria (721) 542-4552 Italian 3.5 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Bacchus (721) 087-1570 Italian 4.4 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Mark's Place (721) 543-2625 Creole Saunders, 2.3 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Skip Jack's (721) 544-2313 Creole 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Abu Ghazi Shwarma -- Middle Eastern 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Rancho Pasta Cafe -- Italian 0.2 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
Pizza Pasta (721) 545-4034 Italian Lowlands, 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central Simpson Bay

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best dining destinations in St. Martin are those you find unexpectedly during your exploration of different cities. Of course, you can't go wrong when you know the names of particular restaurants ahead of time. To read much more about the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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