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Ocean Lounge

) #12 of 90 Restaurants in Philipsburg ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Caribbean, , Seafood
Front Street 45 | Holland House Beach Hotel, Philipsburg 00393, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 721-542-2572
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Front Street 45 | Holland House Beach Hotel, Philipsburg 00393, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for breakfast and there choices are a few a la cart items or a buffet option for $21, we went with a buffet option and What a waste of money! Terrible choice of food and when I received my pancakes they were still...More

Thank nelliemak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very good but the service was lacking. I know we had a new waitress but my gosh. She had to retake our entire order and then three times the wrong food was delivered. They must correct this or people will stop coming....More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant several times when stopping in Sint Maarten on a cruise. We have not stayed at the Holland House hotel, which looks very nice. It is definitely the classiest, cleanest restaurant on the beach. The food is great. The service...More

Thank Randy W
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Our cruise stopped in Philipsburg, St Maarten. We walked from the cruise pier to the beach (short, easy walk - 10 minutes). We paid $25 for 2 beach chairs - padded/nice and umbrella including 4 drinks. Great deal. Lots of places to rent chairs for...More

1  Thank twwcda
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My wife and i ordered the "seafood experience" for two. Fantastic !!!. Would recommend this to all. Traveled in May 2017. Very few travelers here at this time. Great service - do not personally like raw oysters. Chef took them back and prepared them specially...More

Thank L4110CDbrianb
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Overlooking the port of Phillipsburg, Rose from Holland was a fine hostess and server. The food was spectacular- French and Dutch entrees, this establishment was 5 star!

Thank Manipulators44
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The bar for my Hotel with the same bartender that was there for my first visit in 2002. All the bar staff are friendly and helpful. The outdoor seating is great with nice couches, a fire pit and the bar, They do allow smoking which...More

Thank Luckycharme
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We never fail to go to the Ocean Lounge more than once, when in Philipsburg. The food is excellent and the venue is beautiful and relaxing. They have a great bar with a large seating area with trees and umbrellas for shade.

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 5 March 2017

excellent food and service. very relaxing atmosphere. we had a variety of seafood and pasta and sandwiches, all of which were outstand.

Thank WJ60
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The Holland House restaurant is (was) a favorite of ours for lunch when we had a cruise stop in Sint Maarten. On our last visit in October, 2016 it was completely different than our several other visits. It took a long time to be seated...More

Thank ilovemaui57
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23 May 2017|
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Response from Luckycharme | Reviewed this property |
I would do as others suggested and contact Holland House directly as the restaurant is located in the Hotel.
4 November 2016|
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Response from PaulBoetekees | Property representative |
Good afternoon! The New Years Eve party at the hotel is accessible to all guests. You are very welcome and please contact our food and beverage manager Mr Paul Melskens for further infomation and arrangements. We look... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 22 - US$ 37
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street 45 | Holland House Beach Hotel, Philipsburg 00393, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Philipsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 721-542-2572
  • E-mail
If you are looking for a casual romantic, relaxed restaurant, ocean front with a great view on the bay, The Ocean Lounge restaurant at Holland House is your choice. The menu is a combination of American, Europe and the Caribbean. Appetizers start at $9 and entrees are between $19 and $39. There are also vegetarian options. The Chef's only use the finest ingredients and the wine cellar is awarded a Wine Spectator Award of excellence. Parking is easy in the back street ( free of charge) or just drive up too the front of the hotel and the welcoming staff will help you with valet. The lounge and bar are great locations to have a cocktail and soak up the ambiance with cool music. The Holland House has an unique vibe. You will most certainly enjoy!
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