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Barefoot Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Bar
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Cyrus Wathey Square, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
599 542-0360
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Caledonia, Michigan, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

With a beautiful view of the bay and cruise ships this is a great place to have lunch, snacks, and a cold island drink! It is also a corner spot for great people thing and close to a lot of shopping or the beach!

Thank Carla K
Jamaica, New York
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Upon visiting St.Maarten, I look forward to a few things,, Front Street, and the Boardwalk. Once done taking in the sun and the warm waters of the island, I'd have to get a quick meal from the same beachfront establishment. "Barefoot". When reading reviews in search of restaurants to try for dinner on this trip, I read that Barefoot which... More 

1 Thank Gaildeb
Bowie, Maryland
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I just came back on August 6th. Imagine my disappointment when I had my heart set on going into town to have lunch at Barefoot, only to find a shell of a building. It was almost completely demolished. I asked some locals and was told that the space was taken over by Diamonds International next door for expansion. I TRULY... More 

2 Thank dlafoot1
Newcastle England
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

My wifes favourite place on the boardwalk seafront. Every time we visit this island she just has to have the coconut shrimps.

Thank Neil-521
Elkhart, Indiana, United States
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52 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

We love dining here. Hoping to return next spring. My husband had conch and I had fish. The adult beverages are good also.

Thank Tracy J
Dayville, Connecticut
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

We have eaten here a few times and have been happy with our meals. It's fun to sit outside and watch the people go by. Right in the middle of town so it's very convenient

Thank Patricia v
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Great food, atmosphere with views of the ocean, beach and the docking of several cruise ships. Staff is always helpful. The closing of this mom and pop Resturant is a terrible lost.

1 Thank ladyrella
Winnipeg, Canada
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91 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for lunch last week. It was very busy but we were seated immediately. They didn't have any more of either of the two specials. We ordered off of the menu and it was ok. The food is nothing special. Service was a bit slow but they were extremely busy. Service wasn't particularly friendly.

Thank Kelly B
Cabazon, California
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Stopped here after a few hours at the beach. Ordered the curried goat and it was spot on delicious! Shared between 4 of us we were all wanting more. Then as the main course had the grilled half of a lobster. It simply melted in your mouth and the flavor was to die for. Had such a wonderful experience we... More 

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Ellsworth, Maine
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65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

We asked at a store where to go for lunch, and they said the barefoot. Its located on the boardwalk across from the beach. The fish tacos were great and the drinks were good.

1 Thank icyparrott

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15
Caribbean, Bar
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cyrus Wathey Square, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Philipsburg
  • Phone Number: 599 542-0360

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?