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Mr. Busby's Beach Bar

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# 6 Emerald Merrit Road | Dawn Beach Oyster Pond, Oyster Pond, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 721-543-6088
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mr Busby's

We had lunch at Mr Busby's and it was very good. The sceanery was very relaxing overlooking the ocean. Prices are moderate but they have anything you want from pizza to your lunch time favorites.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Atco, New Jersey
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  • Romantic
  • Families with children
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San Francisco, California
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

The food was very expensive for the quality. It was right on the beach, and you could lie on beach chairs and get drinks, but the beach was small for the island. It's an ok place, but there are definitely much better places to go.

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Boonton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Very tasty food. We went twice and everything we had was excellent. A bit pricey but so is everything on this island.

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Atco, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We had lunch at Mr Busby's and it was very good. The sceanery was very relaxing overlooking the ocean. Prices are moderate but they have anything you want from pizza to your lunch time favorites.

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Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

This is our second stay at Oyster Pond, and once again Mr Busbys/Daniels by the Sea is one of our favorite places! They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner and the view is amazing....on the beach, the waves and palm tress are a perfect tropical setting. The food is great! The serve seafood and Italian. The crab/shrimp cocktail is my favorite!... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

BBB has a great location, great views and a very reed atmosphere. The food was average. The pizza was good not great. Not a bad meal but far from excellent and a bit overpriced. I would characterize their dinner menu as Italian .

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Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

The food was good.Nice view from the beach with great Service.We all had Pasta.I had the Crab & Lobster pasta .Great choice.

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Wallingford
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

What a fantastic little spot for dinner. The quintessential Caribbean spot on the water. Great atmosphere, great food and the service was excellent.

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New Lenox IL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

It is the most wonderful place, right on the beach. We stayed at the Coral Beach Club right down the beach and often ate here for breakfast, lunch and dinner. If you get to know Mr. Charlie Brown and are staying at the CBC, he will make you a VIP and serve you at your Villa. Loved it.

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Rockville Centre, New York, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Mr. Busby's is a wonderful restaurant that makes you feel like you've been coming daily for years. You're greeted by warm smiles and great prices. Happy hour specials include dollar Carib's, and a wonderful lunch menu. Dinner is a fun setting but, definitely a much better lunch and drinks spot. Right on the beach and easily accessible.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

This is a must for us on every visit to St. Maarten. The menu is great, pizza is amazing and fresh lobsters are phenomenal. The views are breathtaking and you're right on Dawn Beach. Recent upgrades include more pergola and decking. Always a must!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: # 6 Emerald Merrit Road | Dawn Beach Oyster Pond, Oyster Pond, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Oyster Pond
  • Phone Number: +1 721-543-6088

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza, Barbecue, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?