Eclectic Cuisine in Sint Maarten

Throughout St. Martin, you'll be able to sample a delicious array of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. Guests who already have plans to eat eclectic food should take note of the places serving this favorite. Fortunately, there's quite a broad selection of places that feature it on their menus.

With options including everything from the very casual backdrop at Maho Café to the crave-inducing breakfast and dinner at Toucan's Café, you're bound to find something that tempts your taste buds.

Below, you can peek at the several eclectic eateries to be enjoyed. You can click each restaurant's name to discover the details about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Sunset Bar & Grill

Philipsburg | (721) 545-2084

Situated in Sint Maarten, 1.0 mile south of Point Pirouette, Sunset Bar & Grill is on the premises of Caravanserai Beach Resort. It is 1.3 miles west of Simpson Bay. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its eclectic food and barbecue, but here they're also quite the favorite for pizza. The open air bar and grill features comfortable seating for lounging with a drink, and a stage for live music. Sunset is one of the island's top party spots, with one event or another going on at all times, be it a crab race or a swim suit competition. When you go to Sunset, you're going for the drinks, the good times, and the DJ spinning the hits.

Ocean Lounge Restaurant

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2572

Ocean Lounge Restaurant, which is part of Holland House Beach Hotel, is located near the heart of Philipsburg. Salty, fresh seafood and eclectic panache go well together at this highly praised formal dining option. The menu here is inspired daily by what ingredients are available fresh. The breakfast buffet allows guests to choose from hot dishes to simple (but delectable) pastries and fruit, while lunch and dinner is a la carte and blends Caribbean and European preparation styles for simple indescribably good food. If you can't decide what to get, try the three-course Chef's Sampler and let whoever is leading the kitchen that night choose for you.

Pineapple Pete Restaurant & Bar

Simpson Bay | (721) 544-6030

Pineapple Pete Restaurant & Bar is located near the heart of Simpson Bay. The fresh taste of fish and eclectic style eats both describe the best dishes at this chilled-out eatery. It doesn't get more laid back than this. Pineapple Pete's is known for its air conditioned game room which features right different billiards tables, arcade games, and dart boards for you to enjoy while you wait for your food or sip on a drink.

Pasanggrahan Restaurant

Philipsburg | (721) 542-3588

Situated near the center of Philipsburg, Pasanggrahan Restaurant is on the premises of Pasaggrahan Royal House, and is a smart choice that's worth considering if you're exploring this town and its surroundings. Fresh fish from St. Martin's coasts and eclectic flair come together for some great dishes at this well-liked place. If you're vacationing with your family, Pasanggrahan is a fun spot because of its family-style dining in which you choose one meal like Yankee Pot Roast, and enough is brought to the table for your whole family to split. There are also single servings of fresh caught seafood (try the lobster!), rack of lamb, and veal picatta.

Carousel Gelateria Bar

Cole Bay | (721) 544-3112

Carousel Gelateria Bar is located close to Marigot; it is 0.9 miles to the southeast of Simpson Bay. Don't hesitate to pass through Cole Bay when you have a strong hankering for ice cream. Carousel offers a variety of different flavors made from fresh milk and fresh fruit, all made in the traditional Italian styles. As an added treat, the children will be able to have fun and ride the carousel that is located inside the shop, while the adults enjoy a cup of espresso.

eclectic Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Baskin Robbins Sint Maarten Little Bay, Central Sint Maarten Eclectic (721) 543-7981
Bay View Restaurant Philipsburg, Central Sint Maarten Eclectic (721) 542-2446
Café Organica 2.0 mi. South of Central downtown Marigot Eclectic (877) 322-7364
Carousel Gelateria Bar Cole Bay, Central Sint Maarten Eclectic (721) 544-3112
Haagen-Dazs Sint Maarten 0.7 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette Eclectic (721) 545-2988
Maho Café 0.7 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette Eclectic (721) 545-2115
Oasis Cafe and Bar 0.8 mi. West of Central Point Pirouette Eclectic (721) 545-4362
Ocean Lounge Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Contemporary, Eclectic, European (721) 542-2572
Palms Grill Restaurant & Bar 0.7 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette Eclectic (721) 545-2115
Pasanggrahan Restaurant 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Eclectic (721) 542-3588
Pineapple Pete Restaurant & Bar 1.7 mi. Southeast of Central Point Pirouette Eclectic (721) 544-6030
Seabreeze Restaurant 3.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Marigot Eclectic (721) 542-2333
Sunset Bar & Grill 1.0 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette Eclectic (721) 545-2084
Toucan's Café 3.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Marigot Eclectic (721) 542-2333

Visitors often find that the best restaurants in St. Martin are those that you stumble upon while walking around during the day. That being said, it's still smart to make a list of specific places to try. To discover more details regarding the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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