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Old Street, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Burlington, Canada
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We found Le Petite Cafe by accident when shopping in Philipsburg and left Front Street to look for Back Street. The cafe is small but with great personable service. The chicken and bacon crepe I had was delicious as was the panini my husband had. Definitely worth a try when in Philipsburg. experiences, you're helping travellers make better choices and... More 

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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We had lunch there. Everything was very fresh and flavorful. Just a couple of sandwiches. The frits were to die for. Service was a little slow but the waitress was very sweet. Relaxing atmosphere and prices weren't too bad.

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Thank Kevin I
churchville,PA
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Great place on Old Street to have a light lunch, moderately priced, excellent food. Try one of the panni's. The staff is very friendly.

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Denton, Texas
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

A little French sandwich place tucked into a corner at the end of a street/alley. Maybe 10 tables max; some inside some outside.Service was friendly, the sandwich was good, made with rally Good bread and made toasty in the panini press. Like most French sandwich shops the meat was so thin you could read a newspaper through it, something sell... More 

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Wilmette, Illinois
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127 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

We stopped there while on a cruise and had very good coffee and a delicious mango smoothie. Wi fi worked well and we were able to check our mail.

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Thank mflyon
Toronto, Canada
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221 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Hard to get a seat because it is so quaint..good coffee and pastry, small but popular with tourists...

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Columbus, Ohio
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Searching for a place for a decent espresso on a weekday morning, we came across this small cafe in Phillipsburg. There were options for crepes, omelettes and the like, but we opted for coffee only. We had two well brewed americanos. The one downside is that there was only person cooking, brewing and serving. She was quite pleasant, but if... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015

Our favorite place to grab lunch! Fresh baguette sandwiches and excellent fresh made crepes with a variety of fillings. Excellent service and very reasonable prices.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Great service lovely food: If you like tasteful french sandwiches or lunch. The staff of le petite cafe is very helpful and cheerful. The lunches I had there were just great. Every variety has it;s own taste and despite that it is prepared with care you don;t have to wait long to be served. Most certainly a recommendation for lunch... More 

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Gatlinburg
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015

We stopped here for a bite of lunch while on a cruise ship stopover, the quiche was excellent and the smoothies just what we needed after a morning of shopping.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Street, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Philipsburg

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?