Japanese Cuisine in Sint Maarten

If you've got a hankering for Japanese food, don't pass up an opportunity to spoil yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but you can still find a couple of places in St. Martin offering this type of food.

With many options, from the informal locale of Sushi Itto Maarten to the tasty dinner and lunch at Bamboo Bernies, you're sure to locate a menu item with just the right elements.

Take a moment to preview the small collection of Japanese restaurants you'll run across as you explore. Click on one of the options to get further details about its location, ambiance, and more.

Bamboo Bernies

Maho Reef | (721) 542-3622

Positioned 0.7 miles south of Point Pirouette, Bamboo Bernies is on the premises of Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino, and is a viable option worth considering if you are thinking about going to this neighborhood. It's 1.4 miles west of Simpson Bay. Not only is this restaurant famed for Japanese delights and particularly barbecue, but here they're also fawned-over for another favorite, sushi.

There are two specialties at Bamboo Bernies, and those are the expertly prepared sushi and the tender steaks. Both have sections on the menu dedicated to them, with the hardest part being that you have to decide which you want.

Ocean Blu

Oyster Pond | (721) 543-6700

Located along the southern outskirts of Oyster Pond, Ocean Blu is a part of The Westin Dawn Beach Resort and Spa, and is a logical choice for you to consider if you're thinking about visiting this town and adjacent areas. It's worth noting that within the genre of Japanese cuisine, the kitchen at Ocean Blu will recommend their best: sushi and tapas.

Moulin Fou

Maho Reef | (721) 545-5777

Moulin Fou is located near Point Pirouette; it's a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the west of Simpson Bay. As part of a menu decked with Japanese food, this place likes to suggest its steak and sushi.

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.

Sushi Itto Maarten

Cole Bay | (721) 554-5252

Positioned in Cole Bay, in the same area as downtown Marigot, Sushi Itto Maarten is a part of Princess Port de Plaisance, and is a logical choice for people who are going to spend time visiting this village or the immediate area. It's 0.8 miles east of Simpson Bay. Here's one sure-fire reason to visit Cole Bay when you want the familiar, inviting flavor profile of sushi.

Sushi-Itto features modern decor, with deep red floors, muted lighting, and Japanese decorations.

Similar Food

Also worth considering if you really love Japanese food, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
China Palace (721) 542-3711 Chinese 3.7 mi. Southeast of Central Marigot
Thai Savanh (721) 553-1204 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 0.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central Point Pirouette
Temptation (721) 545-2254 Asian 0.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central Point Pirouette

Some of the most unique places to try any cuisine in St. Martin are the ones you casually come across as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. But, jotting down a couple of delicious-sounding restaurants in your travel plans, means even your fall-back options are good ones. To read more about the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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