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Airport Rd, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Ate here on 12-17-15 ..had chicken n ribs Food was left over ..bad dint eat it..felt sick afterwards.. Friend had snapper and she only took a few bites....we ate after 7 pm He took our money ..had to notice no one ate. There is lots if great places to eat without wasting your money T

Huntsville, Alabama
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110 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2015

This was one of our best meals on the island! We would have never even noticed this place if we hadn't done a local charter, TaylorMade,(btw, great charter!) Easily one of the best meals we had on the island. So full of flavor and tons of food. Johnny was so gracious and the service was awesome. Captain Dougie makes the... More 

Nashua, New Hampshire
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2015

My wife and I were walking along the local docks when I noticed a restaurant packed with people who weren't tourists. It looked like a local community dinner - a church supper? When I stopped to look to see what they were eating, Johnny greated me and talked about the menu and the prices. I told my wife we would... More 

Norwalk, Connecticut
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2015

We had the fish and it was very good and a good value. We like to try different local restaurants. The food was prepared perfect and the service was delightful !

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2015

We decided to seek out "Johnny B's" based on a recommendation from a local woman. We loved it! Red Snapper was delicous and perfectly done. Johnny was there and was a delight. Portions huge and the taste made me close my eyes it was So good. Johnny's mama's homemade hot sauce will heat your belly up for the rest of... More 

Orlando, Florida
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192 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

This is the first of a line up of four restaurants next door to one another. We got the grilled chicken plate and wings to share. Being from Florida I was less than impressed with the wings we got considering the price, however our plate was worth every penny. This area of the island seems to be overpriced in general,... More 

Hershey, Pennsylvania
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143 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2014

We had a chance to stop by the location of Johnny B's near the Simpson Bay bridge. From the other reviewers, I never knew that the lobster was the go to meal. I only knew the BBQ dishes for chicken and ribs which are great. We ordered the combo and both the chicken and the ribs were awesome. Huge portions... More 

Avon Park, Florida
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2014

Whenever we are in town we head to Johnny B Under the Tree! His conch stew is out of this world! The ribs and johnny cakes and fritters, well, let's just say you can't go wrong! We have of course tried the fancy french dining in Grand Case, but by far, prefer the meals we get here in this nice... More 

San Diego, California
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2013

We had heard Johnny B's was famous for their lobster. I don't know if this place is associated with the Under the Tree LoLo but we thought it was, and since the LoLo wasn't open we went here. We ordered crab back and lobster and both of us thought we made it pretty clear it was one order of each... More 

Brooklyn, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2013

For many years my wife's family has been visiting SXM and eating at "Johnny B's Under the Tree." I ate there a few times with them and it was always very nice. This time while eating at the new spot in Simpson Bay it was a bad experience. No more do you choose your Lobster (it was good- my Dad... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Seafood, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Airport Rd, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Philipsburg
This is Johnny B's second restaurant. First is Johnny B Under the Tree.

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