Skip Jack's

Boasting some of the freshest seafood on the island, Skip Jack's is part restaurant and part Fish Market. Diners looking for a hot meal cooked in Caribbean style are sure to find a good selection at Skip Jack's. For those guests not inclined to try the seafood, the restaurant also offers plenty of non-fish options too, so everyone will have something to enjoy.


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.

Skip Jack's is a bar and grill that offers Caribbean and Creole cuisines, as well as seafood. The setting here, as far as the style and level of formality, is very casual. This location is open for both dinner and lunch, so consider giving it a try one day.


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.


Skip Jack's is located toward the southeastern outskirts of Simpson Bay, near Marigot.

Visitors can combine their restaurant visit with some local sightseeing possibilities by patronizing one of the area's many close-by attractions, including Caribbean Cinemas - St. Maarten Megaplex 7.

There are at least a few fairly nearby outdoor activities to try if you're waiting for sunset. Guests up for an outdoor challenge can prove themselves worthy at the closest golf course, Mullet Bay Golf Course, which is located not too far from Skip Jack's. Other types of travelers are content napping on Kim Sha Beach, which is the closest beach and is only a short distance away. And happily, those aren't the only golf courses and beaches within the area.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your group are hoping to find another area restaurant that has some similar menu items and/or a similar ambiance, there are several nearby places to choose from, including The Boathouse. Diners will find it a short distance away to the southeast of this restaurant.

Then of course, if you're looking for something different, this region of the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten has a wide range of restaurant options that will surely suit the tastes of all types of diners. For instance, you could also consider International food at Topper's, which is a short distance south-southwest.

Credit Cards and Other Info

The main entrees at Skip Jack's are generally between $12 and $16(USD) per plate. However, you should keep in mind that there is an additional 15% gratuity added on to your bill

Skip Jack's accepts most major credit cards.

The restaurant is open everyday from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. with happy hour specials from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten

Phone: (721) 544-2313



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