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Mr. Busby's Beach Bar

# 6 Emerald Merrit Road | Dawn Beach Oyster Pond, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-543-6088
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (230 reviews)
“lobster” (99 reviews)
“garlic bread” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, American, Caribbean, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
# 6 Emerald Merrit Road | Dawn Beach Oyster Pond, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you have been on the island of St Martin then you probably have been to Dawn beach and Mrs Busby's beach bar and Daniel's by the sea. Excellent place for many an year with great views of the ocean, St Bart, Dawn beach. Issue....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pacaver2017
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Destroyed by hurricane Irma. Only restaurant in the area is the Infinity at Oyster Bay Beach resort.

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Duke001
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

This is such a nice place to eat and relax. The food is priced well and incredibly flavorful. Just stopping to eat and enjoy the views can make the entire day feel fulfilled!

Date of visit: September 2017
2  Thank Todd K
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

We ate twice for breakfast and once for lunch. The breakfast menu has basic items both were all good. For lunch I tried the grouper sandwich which was pretty good. They also serve pizza. The staff made us feel at home. You can eat while...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Meagainstme
Reviewed March 8, 2018

As I understand it, Mr. Busby's was demolished during Hurricane Irma. That's really too bad. I hope they rebuild. Good food, beautiful location.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank susiewach
Reviewed February 12, 2018

We're sad to lose Mr Busby's, but she has been washed out by Irma. It seems the Dutch and French sides are disputing the country line at Oyster Bay, and until that is settled, there are no recovery efforts at all in the area.

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank LarryEls
Reviewed January 21, 2018

I have been coming to St. Maarten every year for the past 30 years. I stay at Princess Heights, which is just up the road from Mr. Busby's. NOTHING COULD HAVE PREPARED ME for this. The entire tourist area around Mr. Busby's is GONE! COMPLETELY...More

Date of visit: January 2018
5  Thank 171jc
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is gone... Irma demolished that whole area. Very very sad! As well as Daniel’s by the sea and Island pizza.

Date of visit: December 2017
3  Thank AlissonB
Reviewed September 18, 2017

My wife and I have been going to SXM twice a year since 1997. Mr. Busby's, it's great friendly staff, it's delicious food and dear friend owner Daniel are all very special to us and we are hoping someone knows of the health and welfare...More

Date of visit: July 2017
3  Thank Edmund438
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Well, the staff was super nice and there was an awesome guy playing live music. It sits beachside but has NO fresh food? Every was highly processed or frozen. The food was not good and not worth the calories. ALSO, everyone in my party left...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Suzanne R
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Maryann B
April 14, 2017|
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Response from MBAF174 | Reviewed this property |
During the day, no credit cards; at night they do take credit cards.
Steven W
March 5, 2017|
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Response from tibb307 | Reviewed this property |
American domestics and specialty beers. Wide range of choices! Caribe is a local beer.
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Amy C | Reviewed this property |
I don't eat rice, bread, etc. and I was fine. Seafood and salads were staples. I did eat the fries with mayo, though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene, Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 6 Emerald Merrit Road | Dawn Beach Oyster Pond, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Oyster Pond
  • Phone Number: +1 721-543-6088
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