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101 Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 721-586-0467
08:00 - 11:59
18:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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18:00 - 22:00
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Montville, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great food - the owner is very attentive & personable. Food was well prepared & delicious. Four of each enjoyed our dishes

1 Thank Tom_B_NJ
Lake Ariel, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've made it a point to dine at Crave when we are on the island and did so again in January. If you've never tried Persian food I highly recommend Crave. Persian food is very fresh tasting and delicious and Nas, the chef/owner makes the best. Nas' husband and co-owner, Ace runs the dining room and is very helpful and... More 

Thank Jean P
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic dinner here. Excellent service. They allow dogs to stay while dining on the patio. Would go again.

Thank Debbie K
Gatineau, Canada
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to try something different , with aromas and flavors that will wow you! This is a must.... gaspacho is awesome, tenderloin full of flavors , melts in your mouth and lamb is superbe! Nice quiet restaurant ,great ambiance and staff and owner make you feel very special. We will be back for sure. Do not miss this!

Thank gatecha
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service! Everyone is so friendly and the food is very good! I definitely recommend to everyone.

Thank Sarah H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My best friend and I had breakfast here and we must say that the quality was fantastic. We were greeted by two wonderful gentlemen who gave us excellent service. Combine this with the music selection and unique decor and you'll get suxh a special experience that would have you craving more! Would definitely come back soon!

Thank xSiyana
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm usually one to appreciate fine dining and a welcoming feel when eating out. I was this restaurant by a friend, and without a doubt the service was outstanding. The atmosphere was pleasant, and due to the fact that I was out solo, the services and waiters did well at keeping me entertained during my time there.

Thank Juriel T
Berlin, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had such an amazing experience here and I come there every time I visit St.Maarten. It has great food and service.

Thank tarasxm
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wanted to go there for dinner, got there 18:10 (they open at 18:00) the music was loud but the place was deserted. In the back there was someone playing with her mobile who was upset when we dared call her out and snapped at us "site there, staff will be in shortly ". Needless to say we left for another... More 

Thank Cees D
Loudon, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

New menu from last year. Excellent choices. Da Moroccan cocktail excellent (think of Mojito made with vodka and ginger with loads of mint). Selection of three appetizers and one main with salad will serve two and not leave you hungry. Many exotic dishes on the menu. Open also for breakfast - that menu is not your typical breakfast menu but... More 

Thank jrr1148

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$31
Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 11:59
18:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 11:59
18:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 11:59
18:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 11:59
18:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 11:59
18:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 11:59
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-586-0467
Mediterranean grill & brasserie, healthy digest, fresh food. Gluten-free menu available. Bring your own wine NO CORKING FEE Come hungry, bring your appetite, NO CREDIT CARDS.

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