Mediterranean Cuisine in Sint Maarten

Throughout St. Martin, expect to be overwhelmed by the tempting spread of places to dine. Fans of Mediterranean cuisine will definitely want to check out the places that dub it their specialty. Lucky for hungry guests, there's plenty of restaurants serving this style.

From the pleasant, fine dining attitude at Azul Mediterranean Restaurant to the beautiful smells of breakfast and lunch at Front Street Cafe, there's something in store for each person in your party and any style of vacation desired.

Take a moment to pursue the group of popular establishments where Mediterranean food is dished out. You can click each restaurant's name to discover the details about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria

Philipsburg | (721) 542-2446

The Waterfront Café & Pizzeria, on the premises of Sonesta Great Bay Beach Hotel, can be found in the western outskirts of Philipsburg, in the vicinity of Marigot. While more generally known for food with Mediterranean flair, this place eagerly offers their pasta and pizza. The menu at the Waterfront Cafe is as laid back as the setting, with sandwiches, burgers, salads, and pizzas all available during lunch. At night, the menu becomes aa Mediterranean and Italian feast.

Front Street Cafe

Philipsburg | (721) 542-0342

Located near the center of Philipsburg, Front Street Cafe is on the premises of Great Bay Boardwalk. This local establishment isn't merely Mediterranean food and of course pizza, but here they're also fawned-over for another favorite, sandwiches. Wanting to invoke the the phrases "clean," "fresh," and "natural," the color scheme at Front Street is based around bright greens and steel silvers. The whole set up is quite modern, and the decor is sleek and industrial with a few whimsical touches like mirrors shaped like stars to soften it up a bit. Dining is available indoors on two floors, and out on the terrace, and all guests are welcome to use the free WiFi service.

Le Bateau Ivre

(721) 526-2157

Le Bateau Ivre

Located 0.9 miles west of Point Pirouette, Le Bateau Ivre is located at Porto Cupecoy Shopping, and is a smart choice for guests thinking about going to this part of St. Martin. Simpson Bay is two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the east-southeast. This local establishment isn't merely Mediterranean food and salads, but we shouldn't forget they're also good at sandwiches. Known for having some of the best escargot in St. Maarten, Le Bateau Ivre's menu is actually filled with International cuisine that has French touches. This bistro also serves tapas. Their most popular items are the sauteed snails with mushrooms and garlic creamy sauce, red tuna tartare with mango and tomatoes salsa, duck breast with mango sauce, beef filet mignon with mushrooms, surf and turf with beed filet mignon and sea scallops, and lobster tails with Armoricaine sauce.

Azul Mediterranean Restaurant

(721) 545-3100

Situated 0.8 miles south of Point Pirouette, Azul Mediterranean Restaurant is a part of Sonesta Ocean Point, and is a viable choice for guests who are going to be spending time seeing this area of St. Martin. In case you're wondering, Simpson Bay is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the east. This place has high standards and a beautiful decor, so those who are eager to enjoy both an upscale setting and Mediterranean culinary creations will want to check it out.

Paris Bistro

Maho Reef | (721) 545-5677

Paris Bistro, a part of Maho Shopping Plaza, can be found near Point Pirouette; it's to the west of Simpson Bay. Seafood (of course) and Mediterranean fare make for a bold combo at this informal eatery. French cuisine with a focus on seafood is what is offered at Paris Bistro. Some can't miss menu items include the Seafood Vol au Vent, which is a puff pastry filled with shrimps mussels, and scallops, Chicken Cordon Bleu, and Chateuabriand, a tender marbled beef tenderloin.

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

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For something different in the same ballpark, there are more options from this same flavor palette at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Bavaria (721) 544-2665 German 2.6 mi. South of Central Marigot
Pizza Hut Simpson Bay (721) 545-3211 Italian 1.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central Point Pirouette
Granduca (721) 545-2800 Italian 0.7 mi. South of Central Point Pirouette
Calypso Pizzaria (721) 542-4552 Italian 3.7 mi. Southeast of Central Marigot
Rancho Pasta Cafe -- Italian 2.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central Point Pirouette
Pasta Cafe (721) 545-3098 Italian 1.7 mi. Southeast of Central Point Pirouette
Oualichi Beach Bar (721) 542-4316 French 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg
Zee Best Simpson Bay (721) 544-2477 French 1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Point Pirouette
L'Escargot (721) 542-2483 French 3.9 mi. Southeast of Central Marigot
L'Escargot Restaurant (721) 542-2483 French 3.7 mi. Southeast of Central Marigot

Some of the most unique restaurants in St. Martin are the ones you decide upon spontaneously during your exploration of different cities. However, jotting down at least a couple viable options on a checklist, is encouraged even for flexible travelers. To find out even more concerning the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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