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The Belgian Chocolate Box by Beatrix

Old Street 109, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Amazing Chocolate!

This is my second time stopping in to sample this amazing chocolate! The owner is super friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
via mobile

Walk in the door and the delicious smells hit you. You will not be able to leave without purchasing... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
New York City
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Old Street 109, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my second time stopping in to sample this amazing chocolate! The owner is super friendly and eagerly helps you pick out your chocolates... pins colada was so good! And creamy milk chocolate caramel! A must stop when visiting St. Maarten!!

Thank lindsey2039
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Walk in the door and the delicious smells hit you. You will not be able to leave without purchasing a few things. I always buy things to take home on my first visit and eat them all so I have to return for a second...More

Thank PrincessVahineMaui
Reviewed 18 March 2017

While out shopping in Philipsburg do not miss a stop in The Belgian Chocolate Box. The dark chocolate truffles are the best. You will savor every bite. This is a must stop every time I am in St. Maarten. It is right beside the "antique...More

Thank joanntonks
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We first discovered this gem a number of years ago in their downtown location. We are so glad that they opened a branch store in the Cruise Ship Plaza. The dark chocolate treats keep us coming back year after year. A box of these chocolates...More

Thank Warren D
Reviewed 1 March 2017

It was a hot day and we wanted to make this our last stop before going back to the ship so that the chocolate wouldn't melt. Ended up not buying too much because I couldn't decide what I wanted ! Prices are a little high....More

Thank MKS2010
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We buy good chocolate where ever in the world we can find it and this shop measures up. It is not cheap by any means, but well worth the cost. We brought some of it home, and now it is gone. I have offered to...More

Reviewed 9 February 2017

I was in the shop 1/26/27 to unfortunately find out our friend of many years (owner Beatrix) had retired. Beatrix made the BEST chocolate and was always happy to see and temp us with her newest flavor. Beatrix was a very proud woman and many...More

1  Thank mikek00l
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This is a have-to stop when ever we are in Phillipsburg. They have some of the best chocolate you will find. Not the American super-sweet stuff, but real quality gourmet chocolates. People who expect "American" values everywhere they go might want to leave the kiddies...More

1  Thank Nelson S
Reviewed 29 January 2017

You won't find any chocolate that is any finer in this hemisphere. Beatrix has a special talent and super secret recipes that make this shop very special!

1  Thank KMLaing
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped in to investigate, because - well, chocolate. The store has good reviews and smelled amazing, but we didn't purchase any due to the pricing. It is higher end pricing and since we were only looking for a quick bite of something sweet, we...More

1  Thank n2egypt
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Are you open on Sunday
30 January 2016|
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Is there anything like a chocolate street or chocolate factory in brussels.? If yes, is it near city center?
11 July 2015|
Response from Janie4359 | Reviewed this property |
I have never been to Brussels. This chocolate shop is in the Caribbean on the island of St. Maarten.
What transportation is available from the hotel to the Carnival cruise line port?
9 January 2015|
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Response from justmeinsd | Reviewed this property |
The water taxi said they couldn't take people and luggage. That leaves a taxi. It was $10 fare from our hotel to the port