Best Restaurants

Out of all the restaurants in a city, 10Best narrows the options to those places with the most appeal and the best reputations. We offer carefully vetted selections to let you explore Saint Martin/Sint Maarten dining on your own. If time is really tight, though, and you don't have the leisure to look through all our offerings, we present our Saint Martin/Sint Maarten Best Restaurants list. Here, we distill the best businesses down to a special selection of ten. These places promise a stellar experience and a taste of the city that you just can't miss.

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Le Marrakech


From the outside, Le Marrakech looks much like any other Caribbean residence-turned-restaurant. Step inside, though, and you'll feel transported straight to Morocco: mosaic-topped tables, elaborate metal chandeliers, flickering candlelight and...  Read More

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Incredible vistas go far to recommend this wonderful restaurant, which also boasts some of the best cuisine in St. Maarten. Chef John Jackson garners inspiration from around the globe, including Asia, Europe and California. Dishes you may...  Read More

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The Atlantis Casino's classy American-style steakhouse, serving USDA Prime dry-aged Certified Angus beef, grilled to your specifications. The steaks are awesome, of course, but the sides are wonderfully unique – among the choices are polenta...  Read More

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Shiv Sagar


Pungent, earthy spices perfume this intimate restaurant, which plies diners with great Indian cuisine. You'll find a host of traditional favorites, including dishes that incorporate chicken, seafood, and an assortment of fresh vegetables. Give...  Read More

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Il Nettuno


Lauded by critics and patrons alike, this Italian establishment rests right on the water and makes for impeccable dining. Its fresh, flavorful menu boasts hot and cold appetizers, salads and soups, including a rich conch chowder. Gnocchi and...  Read More

Restaurant Le Santal


The award-winning Le Santal has been earning raves since it opened in 1976. The cuisine is decidedly French, from appetizers such as lobster bisque, foie gras terrine and caviar with vodka, to chateaubriand for two, Provençal style prawns and...  Read More

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Chef Dino Jagtiani has made quite a name for himself, overseeing the kitchens of both Rare and Temptation at the Atlantis World Casino. Here at Temptation he focuses his skills on Nouveau Caribbean cooking. Highlights range from the unusual...  Read More

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Sol é Luna


Recognized by local publications for its romantic ambience, this fine restaurant offers gorgeous terrace dining and incredible views from even the interior tables. The cuisine complements the scenery beautifully and features such dishes as...  Read More

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La Vie en Rose


Specializing in traditional French fare, this delightful restaurant has a way with classic technique and the occasional Caribbean ingredient. Fresh fish is often adorned with lush sauces, and puff pastry makes for a nice presentation with main...  Read More

Restaurant at La Samanna


An unbeatable setting, open-air with gorgeous views and cooling ocean breezes, makes the Restaurant at la Samanna Resort a fabulous spot for romance. Recognized as one of the top restaurants in the Caribbean, with a bevy of awards, The...  Read More