Mediterranean Cuisine in Sint Maarten

During your travels through St. Martin, expect to be able to sample a great number of places to dine. Guests who already have plans to eat Mediterranean food won't want to miss the restaurants known for this style of cooking. Lucky for hungry guests, there's more than enough places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.

With so much to try, from the informal attitude at The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria to the lingering deliciousness of breakfast and lunch at Front Street Cafe, it really is possible to find the dish worth fighting over.

Below, pursue the selection of restaurants in St. Martin that specialize in food of the Mediterranean variety. On each restaurant's name, click to find out more about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2446

The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria, on the premises of Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel, can be found toward the western outskirts of Philipsburg, in the general vicinity of Marigot. This local establishment isn't merely Mediterranean food and of course pasta, but we shouldn't forget they're also good at pizza. <p>The Waterfront Cafe is a large terrace offering alfresco dining with a view of the ocean.</p>

Front Street Cafe

Philipsburg | (721) 542-0342

Located near the center of Philipsburg, Front Street Cafe is on the same premises as Great Bay Boardwalk, and is a good option for travelers thinking about spending some time visiting this town and its environs. While more generally known for food with Mediterranean flair, the kitchen at Front Street Cafe is known for its pizza and sandwiches. <p>The menu at Front Street Cafe is varied and extensive, with dozens of choices for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Choose from the pizza, salad, or pasta menu, or snack on chicken wings, and pita bread. There is also a chalk board that lists the filling daily specials.</p>

Paris Bistro

Maho Reef | (721) 545-5677

Positioned in Maho Reef, near Point Pirouette, Paris Bistro is a part of Maho Shopping Plaza. It is west of Simpson Bay. Fresh fish from St. Martin's coasts and Mediterranean cuisine share the same plate at this enjoyable restaurant. <p>Bistro-style seating and decor finds its way outdoors, where guests dine alfresco. If you stop by on Tuesday, Wednesday, or Sunday, you may be entertained by romantic clarinet and saxophone tunes.</p>

Le Bateau Ivre

(721) 526-2157

Le Bateau Ivre

Le Bateau Ivre, which is part of Porto Cupecoy Shopping, is situated 0.9 miles west of Point Pirouette, a neighborhood in Sint Maarten; it is two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the west-northwest of Simpson Bay. As part of a menu decked with Mediterranean food, the kitchen at Le Bateau Ivre will recommend their best: salads and sandwiches. <p>Dining takes place either inside the glass-encased boat-themed dining room with a view of the Portocupecoy Marina, or out on the deck. Whichever spot you choose, the live music on Friday and Saturday evenings sets the tone for a relaxed, romantic ambiance. There is also a fun Magician close up show on Sunday evenings. The restaurant features three tables outside where you can enjoy French-style tapas and a drink, eight tables inside and both a bar and lounge area.</p>

La Dolce Vita

Cole Bay | (721) 544-4311

Set in Cole Bay, in the general vicinity of downtown Marigot, La Dolce Vita is on the premises of Princess Port de Plaisance. It's 0.8 miles east of Simpson Bay. Guests who are in the mood for pasta will wholly enjoy dining here during a visit to Cole Bay. <p>La Dolce Vita has seating for 70 guests in a quiet and romantic dining room.</p>

Mediterranean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Azul Mediterranean Restaurant 0.8 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette Mediterranean (721) 545-3100
Front Street Cafe 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg Mediterranean (721) 542-0342
La Dolce Vita 1.9 mi. South of Central downtown Marigot Italian, Mediterranean (721) 544-4311
Le Bateau Ivre 0.9 mi. West of Central Point Pirouette French, Mediterranean (721) 526-2157
Paris Bistro 0.8 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette French, Mediterranean (721) 545-5677
The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria Philipsburg, Central Sint Maarten Italian, Mediterranean (721) 542-2446
Top Carrot 2.4 mi. South of Central Marigot Mediterranean (721) 544-3381

Similar Food

Pizza Galley

When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Calypso Pizzaria (721) 542-4552 Italian 3.7 mi. Southeast of Central Marigot
Carri Pizza (721) 542-6931 Italian 3.7 mi. Southeast of Central Marigot
Pizza Galley (721) 587-1330 Italian 0.4 mi. Southeast of Central Simpson Bay
Domino's Cole Bay (721) 543-7374 Italian Cole Bay, Central Sint Maarten
Pizza Hut Simpson Bay (721) 545-3211 Italian 1.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central Point Pirouette
Bavaria (721) 544-2665 German 2.6 mi. South of Central Marigot
Zee Best Simpson Bay (721) 544-2477 French 1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Point Pirouette
Oualichi Beach Bar (721) 542-4316 French 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg
Tide's Beach Restaurant and Bar (721) 545-4235 European 1.4 mi. Southeast of Central Point Pirouette
Aura (721) 543-6700 French 0.5 mi. South of Central Oyster Pond

Some of the most memorable foods in St. Martin are those that you run into while journeying to and from your hotel. At the same time, that doesn't mean you can't plan on visiting specific venues. To discover even more about the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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