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, 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>
Located near the center of Philipsburg, Front Street Cafe is on the same premises as, 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>
Positioned in Maho Reef, near Point Pirouette, Paris Bistro is a part of. 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, which is part of, 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>
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>
|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|
|2.4 mi. South of Central Marigot||Mediterranean||(721) 544-3381|
When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants like these:
|(721) 542-4552||Italian||3.7 mi. Southeast of Central Marigot|
|(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|
|(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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