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Cafe Atlantico

51 Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“croissants” (84 reviews)
“sandwiches” (57 reviews)
“baguette” (46 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
51 Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

Omelettes ranging from $5-$8.50, tons of breakfast sandwiches, crepes & other delish day starters. Total win for a relative hole in the wall-we'll be back!

1  Thank Koverton
Reviewed February 20, 2017

We ate here multiple times during our recent stay in St Maarten and loved it every time. We tried something different each time we ate there and was never disappointed. We can't wait to try more on our next trip to St Maarten! The employees...More

1  Thank luvhavinfun
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Great pastries and delicious sandwiches! I love the pastrami sandwich and the grilled chicken sanwich. Almost all the sandwiches are made on their home made fresh baguettes. They also have paninis, crepes and omelettes. The bakers are a very friendly family that will greet you...More

Thank Nastasia V
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I ate here almost every day, the breakfast and service were amazing. Also, the food is not expensive, so if you are staying in a hotel that does not serve breakfast this is the best place to eat.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed February 6, 2017

Was recommended to stop by for breakfast and were very happy we did. Great options with fabulous food. Would have loved to try them for lunch, will do that next time - so many options in town, hard to go back to the same spot....More

Thank AngelitaK
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Very busy in mornings for take out coffee and baking especially the variety of croissants. Seating is available in and out but limited

Thank gordon m
Reviewed January 29, 2017

Usually stop by and order sandwiches to take on the flight home. Hasn't disappointed yet. Plenty of sweets to choose from.

Thank Pnmk
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

We tried Cafe Atlantico this morning for first time in our four years of coming to Simpson Bay. It was outstanding and we are sorry to have waited this long. All those missed breakfasts! I had the Mediterranean omelet (black olives, sun dried tomatoes and...More

Thank A3661OZsusank
Reviewed January 26, 2017

This café was recommended by a local. I went there on Sunday morning but it was closed even though the sign on the door said it was open on Sundays. So I tried again on Monday! This is a small place but has ample seating....More

Thank atw2atl
Reviewed January 23, 2017

You will wait a bit for the food but in the end you will see why. It is really tasty and the staff are friendly. Good place to sit and chat over coffee and a croissant. Would recommend to anyone. great job guys

Thank Katie L
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi there! How far is this restaurant to Mary's Boon hotel?
October 14, 2016|
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Response from Mimaw-Cuyler | Reviewed this property |
It's maybe a 15 min. walk if you stay on the road. Can be hot depending on time of day.
Scilla P
Is it walking distance fom the Simpson bay resort
May 5, 2016|
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Response from Leahsxm | Reviewed this property |
It would definitely be a hike but if you are into walking it is doable. It is on Welfare Rd across from the now closed Grande Marche. It has, I believe a red awning and is a light yellow building. There is also an empty lot... More
Ellen C
How is the coffee? My boyfriend likes a bold flavor. Also, is it local?
March 20, 2016|
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Response from L L | Reviewed this property |
The coffee is great, a lot of people come in for take away as well. Local, not local. hmm depends the definition... it is mainly visited by residents (of many colors :-D) and yacht owners. It is my favorite place !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Airport Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: 15452663