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Skipjack's Seafood Grill, Bar & Fish Market

Cole Bay, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cole Bay, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here the other night. The food was pricey, but was fantastic. One of the waitresses bumped into me and spilled 1/2 of a martini I just picked up from the bar for my wife....just a "sorry"...didn't offer to replace...More

Thank JKnCollingwood
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Obviously, many local fish are available here--fresh and well-prepared. There are some choices for meat-lovers too. Good service.

Thank gormlk
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Wonderful experience at Skipjack's! We selected our own 5 1/2 lb lobster out of the lobster tank, and then it was grilled to perfection. Great selection of appetizers as well. With a lovely view of the water, it's a perfect casual, yet romantic place for...More

Thank Lorna K
Reviewed January 14, 2017

We came there for seafood dinner, and it's difficult to find better place. We had two appetizers: mussles Mariniere and giant calamari crisps; and two main courses: fish of the day whiuch happened to be wahoo, pan fried, and SJ seafood platter. Everything was just...More

Thank Californian09
Reviewed January 14, 2017

I'm sure the food is good here but our night was ruined by stringing us along. We came in and we're told a table would be about 10 minutes, so we went to the bar and waited, that turned to 30 minutes but hey, they...More

Thank champ50
Reviewed January 13, 2017

I came here as a plus one to Air France/Halley Aviation/Airport Christmas Dinner.. and an interesting night it was indeed. The atmosphere at Skip Jack's is very pleasant and the staff is really nice (thumbs up to our main waiter that night..forgot his name a...More

Thank LynnaRae
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

This place is consistently delicious with fresh fare at reasonable prices. You don't have to wait too long and the staff is lively and efficient. I came here earlier this week with my family and our server Kelvin was incredibly friendly and sweet. I am...More

Thank Kate K
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Great food and good price on fresh lobster. I had steak and calamari as appetizer. Food was delicious and prices were fair. Views of the Marina we beautiful to see

1  Thank Christina N
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Simply put. They are huge lobsters by the lbs. Wonderful setting on the pier as yacht after yacht come pulling in. Staff was a little slow but it was packed. But worth the wait. Best lobster you will ever eat.

Thank Harleyrider1968
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

My yellow tail quite good, wife's snapper OK. We've been here on past trips and have liked it. Beautiful setting, quite popular. Good service.

Thank Pierre R
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September 16, 2015|
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Response from Jim M | Reviewed this property |
You might try the Ital Shack, it is all vegetarian and is a Rasta restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cole Bay, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: 544-2313
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