International Cuisine in Sint Maarten

Throughout St. Martin, expect to be overwhelmed by the wide range of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. Guests who already have plans to eat International food should check out the restaurants offering this cuisine on the menu. You won't have trouble finding a place either, since there's a surplus of dining options with this cuisine on the menu.

With lots to try, from the very casual locale of Topper's by the Sea to the delicious breakfast, dinner and lunch at Gingerbread Cafe, there's something for every traveler and even for a memorable date night.

Below, you can pursue the numerous International establishments to be enjoyed. You can click each restaurant's name to learn more about its hours, location, and other offerings.

Greenhouse Philipsburg

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2941

Situated near the middle of Philipsburg, Greenhouse Philipsburg is on the premises of Bobby's Marina, and is a good choice for travelers visiting this town and its surroundings. It's worth noting that within the genre of food with International flair, this visitor favorite likes to suggest its seafood and steak.

Greenhouse is a very relaxed, friendly bar and restaurant. You can dine indoors or out on the patio that is decorated with green linens and huge umbrellas to protect guests from the tropical sun.

Vesna Taverna

Simpson Bay | (721) 524-5283

Vesna Taverna is located near the middle of Simpson Bay. Not only do they have festive fare including International goodies, which yes, includes salads, but they're also masters of sandwiches.

Originally known for their breakfast pastries and bagels, diners who chose Vesna Taverna these days will find the menu is now also full of recognizable entrees like hamburgers, hot dogs, wraps, and other basic dishes. However, they are made with quality ingredients and are likely to be healthier than your average fast-food hamburger.


Maho Reef | (721) 545-2021

Bajatzu is located near Point Pirouette; it is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the west of Simpson Bay. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its International cooking and their signature staple of seafood, but they're also quite the favorite for steak.

The menu at Bajatzu is centered on the highest grade of steaks including porterhouse and New York Strip Steaks, as well as fresh seafood prepared in a variety of styles from around the world.

Topper's by the Sea

Pelican Key | (721) 544-6002

Topper's by the Sea, part of Diamond Resorts Flamingo Beach Resort, is found toward the southern outskirts of Simpson Bay, in the general vicinity of Marigot. Although some delight in the general selection of International food, this local spot is especially proud of their barbecue and seafood.

American grill classics from hamburgers to prime rib fill the menu, alongside local seafood such as the populr crab stuffed Mahi-Mahi fillet. There are several specialty nights throughout the week, including Monday's Caribbean Night, Tuesdays Pork Tenderloin, Wednesday's Lobster Night, Thursday's Broadway Night with prime rib as a special offering, and Karaoke on Friday with Filet Mignon and fresh Sea Scalops.

Gingerbread Cafe

Little Bay | (721) 542-3362

Set 3.7 miles south-southeast of Marigot, Gingerbread Cafe is on the premises of Belair Beach Hotel, and is a logical selection for travelers thinking about visiting this neighborhood. It's 1.0 mile west-southwest of Philipsburg. Though they're broadly known for International-inspired cuisine, this place serves up an awful lot of barbecue and seafood.

One of the biggest draws of the Gingerbread Cafe is the beautiful view of the ocean. Diners relax in the open air setting, and every week this spot hosts two theme parties that invite guests to dine like kings, listen to great music, and dance te night away.

International Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
3 Palms Cole Bay, Central Sint Maarten International (721) 544-3839
Bajatzu 0.7 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette Fusion, International (721) 545-2021
Bavaria 2.6 mi. South of Central Marigot German, International (721) 544-2665
Cappuccino Restaurant 2.6 mi. South of Central Marigot International (721) 544-3331
Firehouse Bar and Restaurant 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg International (721) 580-2629
Gingerbread Cafe Little Bay, Central Sint Maarten Caribbean, International (721) 542-3362
Greenhouse Philipsburg 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American, International (721) 542-2941
Greenhouse Simpson Bay 2.7 mi. South of Central Marigot American, International (721) 542-2941
Hard Rock Cafe Philipsburg 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg American, International (721) 542-7014
Infinity Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central Oyster Pond International (721) 543-6040
Karakter 1.3 mi. Southeast of Central Point Pirouette International (721) 523-9983
Lagoonies 2.3 mi. South of Central Marigot International (721) 544-2914
Molasses Restaurant Philipsburg, Central Sint Maarten International (721) 542-2446
Ocean Terrace Restaurant 0.7 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette International (721) 545-2115
Ocean Terrace Restaurant 0.8 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette International (721) 545-3100
Sheer 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg Fusion, International (721) 542-9635
The Hideaway 0.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Simpson Bay International (721) 544-3005
Topper's 2.5 mi. South of Central Marigot International (721) 544-3500
Topper's by the Sea 2.8 mi. South of Central Marigot International (721) 544-6002
Vesna Taverna 2.3 mi. South of Central Marigot International (721) 524-5283

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best places to dine in St. Martin are the ones that you wind up near unexpectedly while trekking the town of your choice. But, keeping the important details of a few dining possibilities on a checklist, means even your fall-back options are good ones. To find out more concerning the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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