Dining in St. Maarten
Tipping in St. Maarten follows the US system, of tipping at least 15%.
Gourmet Mexican food made to order at Jimbo's Rock & Blues Cafe, where the tunes are abundant, the drinks are flowing and the fun never stops!
Jimbo's Rock & Blues Cafe is located at Simpson Bay Marina, in the heart of Simpson Bay on the Caribbean island of Dutch St. Maarten.
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Peg Leg Pub and Steakhouse
Voted St. Maarten's best steakhouse, this is also Seafood Emporium, Tapas Bar, Dessert Bar, and All Around Good-Time Place-To-Be!
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Rare is the only steakhouse in St. Maarten where you will find top quality USDA prime, dry aged steaks – from 12 oz fillet mignons, to 28 oz porterhouses.
Those who “dare to be rare,” will enjoy breaking tradition with Dino’s creative take on the sauces and sides such as, truffled mac ‘n’ cheese, chili-garlic fries, Vidalia onion rings with rhubarb ketchup and wasabi hollandaise. Seafood lovers and vegetarians need not feel left out as Rare serves fresh Maine lobster, stone crab claws, and features a bread and antipasto bar that pumps out piping hot, baked-to-order, clay-oven flat breads.
Atlantis Casino Courtyard
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Voted the best seafood restaurant in St Maarten.
Located on the Lagoon in Simpson Bay, almost across the street from the Royal Palm Resort, SkipJack's offers a unique waterfront dining ambience with spectacular views of the world's largest mega-yachts.
Open for lunch and dinner, SkipJack's daily specials complement a complete wine list, incredible appetizers, and homemade desserts. For the "landlubbers" there are great steaks, ribs, chicken, and pasta dishes.
The greatest bar with the happiest hour on the entire island. The happy hour is so happy, they extended it to 150 minutes! The menu features steak, ribs, lobsters, and the freshest fish in the Caribbean.
Simpson Bay Greenhouse
Philipsburg, St Maarten
Phone 011-599 542-2941
Just past the Atrium Resort.
Phone 011 599 544-4173
With a laid back come-as-you-are attitude and using only the freshest ingredients in the kitchen, Halsey's Restaurant and Lounge is creating some of the most innovative yet unpretentious dining experiences in St. Maarten.
Halsey's Restaurant and Lounge is located just south of the Simpson Bay drawbridge across the street from the Royal Palm Resort.
86 Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten, N.A.
Topper’s, located in bustling Simpson Bay, a place that celebrates the all-American comfort cuisine with a menu filled with familiar culinary traditions from the Heartland with every dish bringing back fond memories of family gatherings, block parties or summers at the shore alongside international culinary delights. Daily specials focus on fresh seafood and the best quality meats cooked to perfection.
113 Welfare Road
Simpson Bay, St. Maarten