Creole Cuisine in St. Martin

During your visit to St. Martin, you'll come upon a plentiful supply of choices with regards to dining. If you're admittedly obsessed with Creole food, you should pay attention to the restaurants that do it best. When hunger strikes, you'll find there's a surplus of dining options for this cuisine.

With everything from the informal locale of Resto Alfresco to the inviting dinner and lunch at Calmos Cafe, it really is possible to find the dish worth fighting over.

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Use the list below to read more about the wide selection of restaurants specializing in Creole food to be found. You can click each restaurant's name to find out more about its location, style, and more.

Calmos Cafe

Grand-Case | (059) 029-0185

Situated in the heart of Grand-Case, Calmos Cafe is at 40 Boulevard de Grand Case. Visitors that are compelled to eat barbecue will especially enjoy stopping here during a visit to Grand-Case.

Calmos Cafe answers hungry diners' pleas with smoking hot barbecue that is sure to make mouths water. You will be able to wash down the BBQ with some beer or mixed drinks from the bar, both perfect for the relaxing on the beach.

Resto Alfresco

(059) 087-8616

Resto Alfresco, part of Loterie Farm Nature Reserve, is located near Marigot; it's 1.6 miles to the south of Grand-Case. The fresh taste of fish and Creole panache make for an exciting meal at this unique dining option.

Restro Alfreso offers a rustic, yet elegant dining space, with a collection of tables set on two levels under a wooden structure with a view of the farm.

Coco Beach

Griselle | (059) 087-3462

Coco Beach

Situated near the center of Orient Bay, Coco Beach is on the same premises as Esmeralda Resort, and is a good choice for vacationers thinking about visiting this neighborhood or nearby. Fabulously fresh fish and Creole food come together for some great dishes at this completely casual restaurant atmosphere.

Coco Beach Bar's menu includes entrees from both French and Caribbean tradition, as well as options that are from across the globe, including an entire section devoted to sushi. This relatively eclectic menu for a beach bar is perfect while enjoying the beach, as even if everyone wants a different kind of food, they are likely to find it, or something similar at Coco Beach.

Le Cottage

Grand-Case | (059) 029-0330

Le Cottage is found near the center of Grand-Case. Fresh fish from St. Martin's coasts and Creole panache both describe the best dishes at this highly praised fine dining establishment.

Aptly named, Le Cottage is a little cottage that invites you in as through you were an old friend. Rich colors on the wall and the linens offer elegance and intimacy, and guests have the option of indoor and outdoor seating.

le Beach Restaurant

Marigot | +590 (0)590 87 87 00

le Beach Restaurant

le Beach Restaurant is located along the southwestern outskirts of Marigot. Not only do they have festive fare including Creole food and pasta, but it's also masters of salads.

This restaurant boasts a devilishly tasty menu with items of international and creole fare. They offer hot and cold sandwiches, pastas and an array of main dishes that can all be prepared to fit any dietary need. Many guests love the Tartare and Filet de Dorade for their robust and natural flavors.

They also have an a la carte menu for those looking for a quick bit or aperitif before dinner. There are many tasty dishes to choose from that go great with the restaurant's full bar and fruit cocktail options.

Creole Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Calmos Cafe Grand-Case, 1.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central St. Martin Caribbean, Creole (059) 029-0185
Captain Oliver's Restaurant 3.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central St. Martin Creole, French (059) 087-4026
Chez Yvette French Cul de Sac, 1.9 mi. East of Central St. Martin Creole (590) 087-3203
Claude Mini-Club Downtown Marigot, 1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central St. Martin Creole, French (590) 087-5069
Coco Beach Griselle, 3.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central St. Martin Creole (059) 087-3462
La Table du Marché Anse Marcel, 3.1 mi. Northeast of Central St. Martin Creole (059) 052-3535
Layla's Sandy Ground, 2.7 mi. West-Southwest of Central St. Martin Creole (059) 051-0093
Le Cottage Grand-Case, 1.9 mi. North of Central St. Martin Creole, French (059) 029-0330
Le Planteur 3.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central St. Martin Creole, French (059) 029-5321
Le Taitu Mont Vemon, 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central St. Martin Caribbean, Creole (059) 087-4323
Petite Auberge Marigot, 1.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central St. Martin Creole, French (059) 087-5631
Plantation Cafe Griselle, 2.9 mi. East-Northeast of Central St. Martin Creole, French (059) 029-5805
Plongeoir Downtown Marigot, 1.4 mi. West of Central St. Martin Asian, Creole, French (059) 087-9471
Restaurant Les Boucaniers Downtown Marigot, 1.3 mi. West of Central St. Martin Creole, French (059) 029-2175
Resto Alfresco Central St. Martin Creole, French (059) 087-8616
Saveurs Creoles Downtown Marigot, 1.3 mi. West of Central St. Martin Creole (059) 032-8218
Treize Travaux De Hercules Cul De Sac, 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central St. Martin Creole (059) 087-4332
le Beach Restaurant Marigot, 1.8 mi. West-Southwest of Central St. Martin Creole +590 (0)590 87 87 00

Similar Food

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When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
L' Escapade (059) 087-7504 French Grand-Case, 1.9 mi. North of Central St. Martin
Caribbean Princess -- Caribbean Griselle, 3.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central St. Martin
Le Santal (059) 087-5348 French Sandy Ground, 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central St. Martin
La Vie En Rose (590) 087-5442 French Downtown Marigot, 1.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central St. Martin
Enoch's Place (059) 029-2988 Caribbean Downtown Marigot, 1.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central St. Martin
La Mer (059) 087-6700 French Anse Marcel, 3.2 mi. Northeast of Central St. Martin
Trellis (059) 087-6400 French Las Terres Basses, 4.0 mi. West of Central St. Martin
Interlude (059) 087-6400 French Las Terres Basses, 4.0 mi. West of Central St. Martin
Chanteclair (059) 087-9460 French Marigot, 1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central St. Martin
Cote Plages (059) 052-4737 French Griselle, 3.1 mi. East of Central St. Martin

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best food and drink options in St. Martin are those you find unexpectedly while trekking the town of your choice. That being said, it's still a good idea to have a concrete plan for some meals. To learn much more regarding the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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