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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“Soirées salsas endiablées les pieds dans le sable tous les jeudis. Ambiance très décontractée. Devilishly rhythmical and passionate salsa evenings ! Every Thursdays. Very easy going atmosphere.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Café
“Walk down Simpson Bay Beach to reach this ocean front restaurant! A great place for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or for a day lounging on beach chairs on the sand. The service here can be slow so don't go starving but the meals are delicious! ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Night Club
“great food dine in or out we love it there all dishes good I love the pineapple curry”
  • 8 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Chesterfields is an ocean front Restaurant & Bar located in Philipsburg, St. Maarten near the cruise port. It is overlooking the majestic view of Great Bay Beach & the Marina, and for over 30 years considered as the culinary hotspot of St. Maarten. Chesterfields is a cozy, friendly and breezy nautical-themed restaurant that daily serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Chesterfields became famous for its large variety of top quality seafood on the menu. They take full advantage of the ocean’s treasure by serving Lobster, Shrimp, Scallops and fresh fish including Grouper, Mahi Mahi, Tuna, and Conch Fritters. For those who prefer meat; prime cut steak, chicken sandwiches, burgers and roast duck are also part of the menu. *Located 10 mins away from unit (walking); 5 mins away (by car) from the unit*”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“Chilled vibe, one of the best BBQ spots on the island, incredible evening scene, head here between 4pm until sunset, you will love it!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Cuisine créole traditionnelle à la bonne franquette. Sur place ou à emporter. Idéal pour les petits budgets. Traditional creole food in the most cheerful, simple and easy going way ! Eat in or take out. Very affordable. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Endroit conviviale où vous pourrez déguster du poisson frais sur la plage !”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great biplane. Fun way to spend an afternoon. Good food for lunch. Even better for dinner.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
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“Amazing views of airplanes landing and taking off, while you enjoy food and drinks or even a swim”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For its pizza and French specialities, and it is only 5 minutes walking from villa Mandala ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
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“Toppers Karaoke, Bar and Eatery, right on the Simpson Bay Road, close to Market Garden. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Regarder décoller et atterrir les avions n'a jamais été aussi amusant ! Expérience insolite ! De préférence pour le midi. Situé en bord de plage. Watching planes landing and taking off has never been so much fun ! Experience the most unusual lunch of your lifetime ! Beachfront and very affordable.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Extensive menu-sushi, French, pizza, etc. Great on Sundays for music Beach bar, lounges and umbrellas, shopping”
  • 7 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
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“good fish, good burgers, good drinks and good live music simply a good place”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Un haut lieu de la gastronomie française à St Martin. One of the best places to experience French cuisine in St Martin.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of the best French restaurants on the Island, with affordable prices. Waterfront dining, fantastic food, great service. Their profiterole (a desert) is the best you'll ever taste. A reservation is recommended. ”
  • 9 locals recommend