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Ernest & Fidel Cafe

Rhine road 66 | Porto Cupecoy, Cupecoy Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-581-8015
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (3 reviews)
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rhine road 66 | Porto Cupecoy, Cupecoy Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had two meals and both were good. The yucca fries and fajitas were particularly good. Prices might be a bit high for the quality.

Thank pavo2015
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

This place is more than worth the little drive to Cupecoy Port, which seems (unfortunately) to remain very quiet after Irma. Felipe is an amazing host and makes everybody feel good, the food makes everybody happy, and please do not forget the Mojitos! Two visits...More

Thank LeoLeijona
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

We were a two families out for dinner. Felipe the General Manager welcomed us and spared no effort to ensure we had a perfect evening. The drinks were excellent and the fajitas superb. But most of all we loved the service! It was so great...More

Thank Sami K
Reviewed December 3, 2017

WOW, E and F has most FANTASTIC food and great personalities too! After a recent trip to St. Maarten delivering donations to schools I decide to visit E & F again. Lunch was grand! Felipe is just as pleasant as ever. Andry, my waiter, is...More

Thank 27Beachcomber
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Great time with the people of Ernest and Fidel Cafe. Best Margarita and Fajitas that I've had in my life (not just the island)! Open air cafe with live music in the square made for great ambiance. Had great conversations with the executive chef and...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed July 31, 2017

I really enjoyed my dinner at Ernest & Fidel Cafe when I was in St. Maarten visiting family. We were enthusiastically greeted upon arrival and treated to a lively run through the menu by the owner. I chose the lemongrass mojito and was not disappointed....More

Thank am_travelgal
Reviewed July 25, 2017

The food was excellent. The friendly service from everyone was as good as the food. They care about making good food. We'll be back.

Thank 1099dominguez
Reviewed July 11, 2017

My wife and I shared and loved the tuna ceviche while my brother-in-law savored his bacon-wrapped shrimp. They each had the Shrimp Fajitas which were absolutely delicious! My entree was the Churrasco steak which was done to perfection and came with the most amazing Yucca...More

Thank Lou R
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Good food and atmosphere. Good service. In a beautiful location. Live music on Wednesday and a movie on Monday. Something different to try with good food.

Thank millyvv34
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Fantastic food at a moderate price. General Manager Felipe Gomez makes you feel welcome & appreciates our business.

Thank Roland A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $33
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rhine road 66 | Porto Cupecoy, Cupecoy Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Cupecoy Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-581-8015
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Ernest & Fidel is a Cuban themed Cafe, However, our cuisine is LATIN AMERICAN serving the most typical dishes from Chile, Colombia, Peru, Cuba, Mexico and Puerto Rico.
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