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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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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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100 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2014

This combination gourmet restaurant, wine shop and fine French food specialties set in an Industrial Park is incongruous to rational thought until you've eaten there and shopped for Parisian delecacies. Today, raw oysters as fresh as anywhere in France servered by very cool people living the West Indies French lifestyle. This is a necessity because this group knows more about... More 

Thank Terry B
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2014 via mobile

If you love incredibly good food, Bacchus is your go-to place when visiting St. Martin. We chose Bacchus to celebrate a good friends birthday and what a lunch it was (they do not have dinner service)! It was 'formidable'. I suggest to always order a dish from the specials black board.

Thank Travel-queen1967
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

Fantastic menu, great suggestions of specials, superbly presented, excellent service. Great wine....... Great value for money compared to some of the tourist traps in Oyster Pond, better executed. Definitely worth a visit if you like fine food.

1 Thank Maria P
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2014

No matter where you are in SXM, Bacchus is worth the trip for lunch and fine wines! If you are expecting a burger and sandwhich place, then this is not for you. If you are open to experimenting with food and wine pairings, then this is a must! It is a little difficult to find, but once you have been... More 

1 Thank Danny L
Munich, Germany
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2014

a really nicely presented place with awesome staff. the food is even for the french side of the island extremly good. of course not cheap but worth any penny.

Thank swadesch
north carolina
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101 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2014

We stopped by Bacchus for the first time on our way to our condo in Orient Beach. It is a little tricky to find, even once you're in the Hope Estates shopping village. Go to the second row behind Simply Market. They have an extensive and somewhat expensive selection of wines, but the French wines are still less than we... More 

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Bend, OR
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Unique for us, slightly above average otherwise. Let me explain... Bacchus is a wine cellar, with a small restaurant. Most of their dishes are seafood, I don't drink wine, and I don't eat seafood. Our trip to Bacchus was primarily for my girlfriend, and not me, obviously. You can find Bacchus tucked away in the back corner of the Hope... More 

1 Thank Gryphonic
Rockford, Illinois
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2014 via mobile

Truffles, truffles, and more truffles! So what would you think of paying more for lunch than a good dinner? If you're dining at Bacchus you'd think it was worth it. Top notch French cuisine combined with Isabella's perfect wine pairings make for a gastronomic experience you won't soon forget.

Thank CaribKat
New York City, New York
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58 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2014 via mobile

Bacchus is the spot for a fine dining luncheon in St. Martin. It's a little out of the way set in an industrial park outside of Grand Case where the owner is a wine distributor and operates a lunch-only restaurant and gourmet food & wine shop from the premises of his warehouse. We went today to avoid the St. Valentine's... More 

2 Thank RudesterSXM
Shelby Twp., MI
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2014

This is an unusual location for lunch...in a wine warehouse tucked in an industrial complex. Once you walk through the door, you are transported to something completely different. An elegant, fine dining restaurant amidst bottles of wine and cases of delicacies. The food here is exceptional, the wine list extensive and service superb. If you have a chance to visit,... More 

1 Thank hollyShelbyTwp_MI

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
French, European, Wine Bar
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
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?