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Le Petite Cafe

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Old Street, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Seating

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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Great lunch spot!

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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Frederick, Maryland
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Frederick, Maryland
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Thank Pernrider
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 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 

Thank francien2015
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69 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 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.

Thank Laurel-Springs-Lodge
Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Loved the inviting atmosphere.Had a great time.Would recomend for good time any time.Arrived early in the afternoon and stayed for the whole evening.

Thank maiayw
Frankfort, Illinois, United States
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81 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We needed food and it was late. This was one of the few open past ten so we did it. It was very good food and the service was pretty fast too. The conch stew and tapas mix plate were great! The prices were decent and the location was in the outdoor mall area near Bikini Beach. Server was very... More 

Thank Bill K
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Last year, my friend and I discovered this hidden gem... The owner is a delightful French woman who brought her gift of crepes to the island. We went back twice that week... Since then, on separate cruises with NCL, we've wandered back to enjoy her homemade delicacies, great conversation, and engaging guests. This is a MUST SEE when you're visiting... More 

Thank Todd F
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116 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

We turned around and there it was. A French sidewalk cafe on this side of the Atlantic . The smoothies were delicious as was the Brie cheese sandwich . My friend had the mango avocado goat cheese salad and she said it was delicious. It is a gem and well worth finding it.

Thank Connie H
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207 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We had breakfast here 3 times. The staff are really friendly. Great cappuccino and freshly squeezed juices of various sorts. It's not fast food so it does take a little while for everything to arrive but we weren't in a hurry. Croissants, omelettes, all great. Nice location too. We really liked this place. Highly recommended for a relaxing breakfast. The... More 

Thank AndreToronto
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

IF you have time for a handmade homemade breakfast then stop here. It's at the end of old street and its a great place. The juices, teas, and coffees are terrific. The breakfast is terrific, best i had on my stay. BUT BUT BUT! Beware - the service isn't slow, but the meal will take 45 minutes or so. It's... More 

Thank gf272
Massillon, Ohio
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We went downtown to shop and this place was on our list of things to do. We stopped in the morning and had Chocolate and Banana Crepes with homemade Raspberry Green Tea. It was so good and the owner's friend working there was so very nice. How do the French stay so slim? Not only was the food good the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Old Street, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Philipsburg

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French


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