Tex-Mex Cuisine in Sint Maarten

When the craving strikes for Tex-Mex cuisine, you might have an opportunity to treat yourself. Though not incredibly abundant, there are a couple of locations in St. Martin serving this style of food.

With plenty of variety, from the very casual favorite named Taco Macho to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Jimbo's Mesquite Grill, it really is possible to find the dish worth fighting over.

Use the list below to get more details about the limited selection of Tex-Mex restaurants you'll have the chance to check out during your stay. For each of the options, click to read the full article about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Jimbo's Mesquite Grill

Cole Bay | (721) 544-3600

Located 2.6 miles south of Marigot, Jimbo's Mesquite Grill is a part of Simpson Bay Resort and Marina. Simpson Bay is less than a mile (a kilometer and a half) to the northwest. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Tex-Mex food and of course barbecue, but wouldn't you know they're also fawned-over for another favorite, seafood. Bringing together two tasty cuisines; the grilling traditions of Texas and the spicy meals of Mexico, Jimbo's offers dinners a delicious and flavorful night with their large selection steaks, seafood, and classic Mexican favorites.

Taco Macho

Philipsburg | 011-599-554-000

Taco Macho, part of Caravanserai Beach Resort, can be found 1.0 mile south of Point Pirouette, a neighborhood in Sint Maarten; it is one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the west of Simpson Bay. In the mood for tacos? If this describes your cravings, there's no shame in it being a done-deal, as far as your itinerary goes. Taco Macho is an open air restaurant with a casual vibe.


Simpson Bay | (721) 545-3098

Positioned in the heart of Simpson Bay, Tequilla is on Airport Road. Vacationers that are in the mood for appetizers will especially enjoy eating here during a visit to Simpson Bay. With a typical cantina atmosphere, Tequila has a Mexican themed decor.

Brother Jimmy's Barbecue

Maho Reef | (721) 545-3564

Situated 0.7 miles south of Point Pirouette, Brother Jimmy's Barbecue is a part of Sonesta Maho Beach Resort & Casino, and is a good option for guests who are going to be visiting this neighborhood or the surrounding area. From the restaurant, Simpson Bay is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the east. Don't overlook Maho Reef if you're a fan of American cuisine, but particularly barbecue.

Similar Food

When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Greenhouse Simpson Bay (721) 542-2941 American 2.7 mi. South of Central Marigot
Oualichi Beach Bar (721) 542-4316 Creole 0.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Philipsburg
Bon Appetit -- American 2.9 mi. South of Central Marigot
Burger King Simpson Bay -- American 2.6 mi. South of Central Marigot
KFC Cole Bay -- American Cole Bay, Central Sint Maarten
KFC Daisy Road (721) 590 87-1732 American Saunders, Central Sint Maarten
Greenhouse Philipsburg (721) 542-2941 American 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg
ESPN Cafe -- American Cole Bay, Central Sint Maarten
Burger King Philipsburg (721) 543-2515 American 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Philipsburg
Subway Philipsburg (721) 545-2632 American 3.7 mi. Southeast of Central Marigot

Some of the most memorable cuisines in St. Martin are those you run into naturally while walking the streets near your hotel. But, jotting down the contact info for at least two different restaurants in your daily itinerary, might make sense for your travel preferences. To learn more information regarding the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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