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French, European, Wine Bar
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Zone Artisanale Hope Estate, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+590 590 87-1570
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Ottawa, Canada
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183 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stoped-by to check this place out given the reviews posted here. We, sadly, found it to be pretty average. The wine selection was very limited, but must admit that their specialty foods counter was well stocked. The service was friendly and polite without being over the top. I can't help but wonder what people are going on about, unless part... More 

Thank Pat D
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Simply the best on the island. Food presentation, taste sensations, service, Wines. Always a great treat when in St. Martin.

Thank efbracco
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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341 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I wanted to go to Bacchus because of the wine store, which is supposed to have one of the best selections in St. Martin. I figured why we were there my wife and I would also have lunch since we had a free afternoon before catching our flight from the Grand Case airport to St. Barts. Wow am I glad... More 

Thank Scott M
Dallas, Texas
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83 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Turn right at the end of the small airport runway toward "Hope Estate" into a new industrial park -- almost no signage -- to find one of the best French restaurants and wine shops on the island. You really have to want to find this place to get there. But once you've been, you'll discover you can't wait to go... More 

Thank tedingersoll
San Jose, California
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69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We occasionally call in the buy wine if we don't want to go into Marigot. We will also go for a light lunch. The food is quite good but over priced. The locals also say Bacchus is expensive. We bought 5 bottles of wine that again I thought we were a bit above what I thought the price would be,... More 

1 Thank MEB123
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 December 2016

My first wine tasting and it was excellent the service and the deco the pairing of the wines and tapas Fab!

Thank Jennifer J
New York City, New York
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57 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Bacchus is a fine french restaurant, specialty deli and purveyor of french wines. It is not a quick stop joint but rather an eatery to savor a European style lunch in all its slendor. It does not open for dinner hours. The food is exquisite, the service is good and paced for a leisurely luncheon, probably with multiple courses and... More 

Thank RudesterSXM
Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Service contrary to some reviews was fabulous. We are a May December mixed race couple with a wife that speaks French so maybe that helped but I have never had a problem with service here. the food was amazing as was the wine selection. The took us on a tour of the wine cellar where the selection was to die... More 

Thank enzovincent
Nassau, New Providence Island
1 review
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I work on yachts so I pass through St. Maarten sometimes. Every time I pass through we choose to go to Bacchus. Don't go if you are in a hurry. The service is slow which is fine for us because we want to enjoy a leisure lunch on a day off. We aren't looking for American service where they are... More 

Thank sailorwendy
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103 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We ate at Baccus in the St Maartin airport. You know how airport food usually is...bad and over priced. This place was neither! We had a Greek salad, a Panni and a good bottle of French wine...it was truly a great experience. Prices were very reasonable as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, European, Wine Bar
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zone Artisanale Hope Estate, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin
  • Phone Number: +590 590 87-1570

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