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68 Welfare Road | Puerta Del Sol, Simpson Bay 00000, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-584-1444
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (69 reviews)
“drunken noodles” (33 reviews)
“crispy pork” (22 reviews)
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Wine Bar, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
68 Welfare Road | Puerta Del Sol, Simpson Bay 00000, St Martin / St Maarten
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Avantika
1. Thai Food
"excellent food, nice setting, reasonable prices. I had a great time"
Carl D
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2. Outdoor Seating
"Upstairs and has both inside and outside seating!"
Cheryl R
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3. Cocktails
"Great food, great drinks and great service"
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1 - 10 of 438 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I love the vibe of the outdoor seating here. Some really great dishes: cashew chicken, crab wontons, chicken satay, and lettuce wraps.. to name a few. Oh, and the pad Thai too! Oh wait, and the Tom Yum soup... I've never had a bad meal...More

Thank Medstudtravel
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

I love Thai food. Saw a sign off the road to ventured upstairs to see what it was like. It is beautiful. Lovely courtyard open air dining or a stunning inside area. We were met by Mark who is so knowledgeable and polite. He allowed...More

1  Thank stephen c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm actually writing this recipe while eating the last of last nights Beef Mussaman curry because I couldn't eat all of it and I was certainly not going to leave it behind it was just too good to waste 🤣 I also came to this...More

Thank Damiena B
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we got seated everything was awesome. The service was fast, the food was fantastic and the servers were funny. I was disappointed that we found this restaurant the last night in St. Maarten as I would have ate here during our entire...More

Thank KemSha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the service, to the menu, to the meal, it was all great. Menu was varied and the waiter knew what to recommend.

Thank John B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We went here on a Saturday for date night. This place came highly recommended to us and it did not disappoint! We came without a reservation and the staff graciously accommodated us. We sat outside and the ambiance was wonderful. We ordered an order of...More

Thank maggiemayfield1
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This place is a gem. It’s above a storefront. You can dine inside or out. Outside was delightful. There is a canopy with little twinkling lights and a nice breeze. I’m vegan and they were so accommodating. There service was excellent and the food was...More

Thank MamaYawker
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The food was incredible. We had crab and shrimp wontons and coconut shrimp to start, which was all so good! The pad Thai and stir fry also was so good!! The atmosphere is amazing as well. Highly recommend!!

Thank pbolen15
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The food,service and atmosphere was great. The waitress made sure that we was comfortable and the food was wonderful.

Thank Keshia I
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Out for a evening w/ a Friend but wanted Ambiance & fine dining w/ flavor which was Avantika, the choice of my guest. Service was prompt, wait staff professional and the meal arrived hot and tasty in appropriate time. The presentation was nice and the...More

Thank Hans J
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Questions & Answers
16 April 2018|
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Response from Avantika T | Property representative |
HI Sorry Titi Doesn't work with us any more
Serdar A
30 June 2017|
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Response from Avantika T | Property representative |
Avantika takes visa, MasterCard, American Express, discover, and maestro cards
24 April 2017|
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Response from Sanford F | Reviewed this property |
No idea, but it's great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Welfare Road | Puerta Del Sol, Simpson Bay 00000, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-584-1444
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of Simpson Bay, AVANTIKA brings the exotic tastes of Thailand to Sint Maarten. AVANTIKA combines the freshest Thai cuisine in an understated chic dining environment. . With extensive culinary experience, our chefs bring Thai food to the island, the way it was meant to be-Fresh. Authentic. Traditional. Complementing your dining experience is an extensive wine list with wines from around the world, as well as a full cocktail bar. Open for lunch and dinner, with air-conditioned indoor and outdoor seating options, AVANTIKA hopes to be your choice for your next formal or informal dining experience. AVANTIKA Fresh Thai Cuisine & Lounge located on the 2nd floor of the Plaza del Sol in Simpson Bay, across from Toppers. Lunch served weekdays from 11-3 and dinner from 5:30. Happy hour specials from 5:30-7:00.
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