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Mr. Busby's Beach Bar

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$$ - $$$
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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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Huntley, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The food and view are just our of this world! a must see. Daniel the owner operates the dinner hour which is fantastic.

Thank bwhofstetter
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

great casual restaurant and good food all day long on the beach! perfect for families, couples and groups.

Thank sabinomisciagna
st martin
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Kinda worn and and pricey for the style. Its a beach bar. So you go thinking its a beach place which it looks like, but its not. The menu is there to take the tourist.

Thank islander88StMartin
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Busby's is a great place to hang out all day. The staff are friendly and remember you. Breakfast is great as is lunch. Dinner(Daniels by the Sea) is good and reasonable, but Busby's charm is it's location, their fabulous Rum Punches and beach. We first went 6 years ago and couldn't wait to get back this trip. So much so... More 

Thank John F
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61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived by cruise ship and took a taxi to Dawn Beach because we read that it was peaceful and beautiful. We were greeted by Dudley at Mr Busby's and paid for two beach chairs and an umbrella....perfect. The tropical clear water had some waves and was delightful. Wish we had more time there! Great service!

Thank Lakehouse258
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The view is what makes this place! We went twice. Once for breakfast. I had Canadian bacon and potatoes. My partner had an egg and sausage breakfast sandwich. I would not go back just for the food. I am picky, my spouse is not. He said it was was ok. If you just need sustenance, eat up! If you want... More 

Thank GR-Julie
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant is right on the ocean. We had Italian food and it was delicious. The service was good.

Thank AnnetteW30
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409 reviews
289 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We h travel to SXM twice per year and always drive to Mr. Busby's in Oyster Pond area for an enjoyable lunch. Owner Daniel has become a wonderful friend over the years and his staff are fantastic. They greet us as family and are very attentive to our needs and to everyone who is there. Our favorite is the grilled... More 

Thank Edmund438
Lorain, OH
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113 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place on the beach. Lots of friendly people and strong drinks. As we were leaving It was switching over to the dinner crowd when it's called Daniel's by the Sea. Will definitely go back another time for dinner.

Thank classyk
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing lemon ice cocktail. Food was also very tasty, especially the tuna steak. Worth a visit with a beautiful location in the harbour.

Thank busjgh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $30
Italian, American, Caribbean, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Dining on a budget, Families with children
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?