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Antoine by the sea

Front Street 119, Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
001 721 542-2964
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (30 reviews)
“souffle” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Caribbean, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Front Street 119, Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Just visited Antoine by the Sea for dinner. We were greeted by a friendly host.My husband had roast chicken leg, fries, and salad. I ordered the crispy duck with a cherry sauce. When the meal came out the presentation was flawless. Puree carrots and cauliflower...More

Thank deebeem007
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The meals here are consistently very good, the oceanfront view of Great Bay is spectacular and the service provided by Raphael and his wife Sabrina is outstanding. The grand marnier souffle is one of the best I have ever tasted. Very important, it takes time...More

Thank KenZappala
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I could not have asked for a better experience. The service was great and the food was incredible. I would highly recommend the snapper! It is evident that much care and thought is put into the dishes. Perfect flavor and presentation! Bravo!

Thank Joseph E
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is located on the first line of the coast right in front of the beach. In the same place you can order drinks to enjoy them on the beach chairs offered for the very attractive price. And after you can move to the...More

Thank Fedor R
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

And were very disappointed. The quality of food we had experienced over the last 28 years was not evident last night. So sorry that this lovely place did not live up to my expectations.

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We have been going here for 25 years and it has always been great! We miss Jean Pierre but Leo took very good care of us. We stopped in a couple weeks ago for dessert and the Souffle and coffees were excellent. Leo provided excellent...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

We read many good reviews about this place on TA and wanted to give it a try. The place was empty, only one other table was occupied. The food was mediocre, and some items tasted like they came from microwave... Or from a can... And...More

Thank gene3s
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We stumbled upon this restaurant during a shopping trip to Philipsburg while staying in Grand Case. We had planned to revisit L'Escargot for lunch, having dined there in 2010 and 2015, but when we arrived they were closed. Antoine's was a great find. We had...More

Thank DRL51
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We visited St. Maarten after being away for 7 years. Antoine's was always very good, but we were expecting the worst when we heard it had changed hands. It was just the opposite! It's even better now. Wonderful new owner with a warm touch, same...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Enter the restaurant from Front Street or from the boardwalk seaside. This restaurant offers fine dining with a tropical atmosphere for a reasonable price. The food quality is excellent and the service is tremendous. They even make a hamburger seem like a gourmet meal.

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13 March 2017|
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Response from Bruce B | Reviewed this property |
We were there for lunch, so probably 11ish through dinner.
22 August 2016|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I can't. The menu features a number of traditional French dishes along with regional dishes including seafood specialties.
24 March 2015|
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Response from CarlaonTravel | Reviewed this property |
I cannot find the map that I had of the resort but if you contact the resort and make the request, they will attempt to accommodate. I believe that most of the studios that are near the beach are also near the bar area... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street 119, Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Philipsburg
  • Phone Number: 001 721 542-2964
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