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Pirates in Paradise

) #36 of 89 Restaurants in Philipsburg ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Caribbean, , Barbecue
Boardwalk, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (11 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Boardwalk, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I strolled the boardwalk looking for a feel-good place to eat after dining at the trough aboard the HA cruise ship for days hoping to find a welcoming vibe that allowed me to feel at home on a new island for a day. This beach-front...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cheap meal for 5 people, about $70 with beer & a mixed drink. Definitely recommend the beer, not so much the frozen drink. Good food for the price and a nice location!

Thank Anabuhnana
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick bite to eat while waiting for something, dad had grouper fingers, he said they were not bad.. mozzarella sticks were not bad at all except for the side dipping sauce.. it was cold and tasted like cold tomato soup....More

Thank Buddymypal2
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This place is located just off the water taxi drop off from the cruise ship. I hadn't been on the island for more than 10 mins before some locals invited us in. We stayed there the entire time! The food is fantastic. We had jerk...More

Thank KendraDawnRN
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The food was decent and our waitress was a doll but the owner was a total jerk. Not only was he rude to us, he treated his staff poorly. He literally walks around like he owns the place, and even though he IS the owner,...More

1  Thank Leslie M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We had walked along the boardwalk and back and this place took my eye, it looked inviting, it was about 10.30 by this time and we decided to stop for a drink as it was so hot. We got a spot overlooking the beach and...More

Thank Jacqui B
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Is the owner Mike kidding? He is lucky to have a great waitress staff and that the food was acceptable because he himself was rude and unprofessional. He rudely grabbed bottle off our table without an excuse me or a replacement. He later shoved a...More

Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Food for 3 wasn't worth $78.00, view was nice but, waitress was awful and food took forever very over priced

Thank Gavin M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We used the beach in front of Pirates bar and restaurant. Our waiter served us all day with drinks and brought us the menus for lunch to our sunbeds. When our table and lunch were ready he came and got us. We had lovely fresh...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

I was told you had to go to the French side of the Island to find good food, but we had lunch at Pirates in Paradise in Phillipsburg and were very pleased. We had Red Snapper sandwiches which were excellent. Would go there again.

Thank Dan V
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18 March 2017|
Response from SallyB2982014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes 10 percent. If Michael is there or possibly Sophia too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boardwalk, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Philipsburg
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