French Cuisine in Simpson Bay

Throughout St. Martin, you'll have the privilege of deciding between a diverse set of places to sit down to a meal. Fans of French cuisine can't afford to miss those restaurants serving this favorite. Across St. Martin, visitors will find a respectable number of restaurants serving this style.

With everything from the very casual backdrop at Le Bateau Ivre to the amazing dinner service at Paris Bistro, you're sure to locate a menu item worth sending a postcard about.

Take a moment to browse the wide selection of restaurants serving French cuisine available. You can click each restaurant's name to learn more about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

Antoine Restaurant

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2964

Set near the heart of Philipsburg, Antoine Restaurant is at 119 Front Street. The fresh taste of fish and French panache are a great pair at this popular fine foods restaurant.

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.

Zee Best Simpson Bay

Simpson Bay | (721) 544-2477

Zee Best Simpson Bay is situated toward the western outskirts of Simpson Bay. When you're up for simply having a decent plate of French cuisine, don't hesitate to try this restaurant where the setting is casual.

Fresh baked breads, crepes, and eggs of a wide variety are prepared at the request of guests daily and paired with coffee ad juices.

L'Escargot

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2483

Situated toward the center of Philipsburg, L'Escargot is at 96 Front Street. Fresh fish and French style eats both share the spotlight at this noteworthy dining option.

Set inside a brightly painted Creole-style building with murals on the exterior walls, L'Escargots inside is as eclectic as its outside. Friday night is the nigh to be seen, when the restaurant hosts Cabaret.

Moulin Fou

Maho Reef | (721) 545-5777

Positioned 0.7 miles south of Point Pirouette, Moulin Fou is a smart choice for travelers who are going to explore this neighborhood. From the restaurant, Simpson Bay is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the east. When it comes to specialty French food, this local spot is especially proud of their steak and sushi.

At Moulin Fou dining is alfreso, and the atmosphere is chic and modern. Reds and blacks are the decorative colors of choice, and bright lighting keeps things going.

Aura

Oyster Pond | (721) 543-6700

Situated in the southern outskirts of Oyster Pond, Aura is located at The Westin Dawn Beach Resort and Spa, and is a smart choice for you to consider if you're visiting this town and the surrounding area. Fancy and formal is how we'd describe this restaurant, which means those who favor that type of dining as well as French culinary creations will want to check it out.

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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If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Daniel's By The Sea (721) 543-6828 Italian Oyster Pond, 5.5 mi. East of Central Simpson Bay
La Dolce Vita (721) 544-4311 Italian Cole Bay, 0.8 mi. East 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
Azul Mediterranean Restaurant (721) 545-3100 Mediterranean 1.6 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
Butter Fish Restaurant (721) 580-7351 Creole 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
La Rosa Italian Restaurant (721) 545-3470 Italian Maho Reef, 1.3 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay
The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria (721) 542-2446 Italian 3.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Front Street Cafe (721) 542-0342 Mediterranean 3.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Pizzeria Napoli (721) 545-2115 Italian Maho Reef, 1.5 mi. West of Central Simpson Bay

Some of the best foods in St. Martin are the ones you casually come across while trekking the town of your choice. However, noting a handful of dining options in your plans, may put everyone's minds at ease. To find out more details about the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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