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Ocean Lounge

Front Street 45 | Holland House Beach Hotel, Philipsburg 00393, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-542-2572
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (7 reviews)
“salmon” (10 reviews)
“pancakes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Front Street 45 | Holland House Beach Hotel, Philipsburg 00393, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our second visit to Ocean Lounge. We were pleased a few years ago and decided to return. The atmosphere is very inviting and there is a great view during daylight hours. Our party of four was seated immediately upon arrival and the waitstaff...More

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve eaten at ocean lounge so many times. My husband proposed after our 1st dinner there over 3 years ago, so the restaurant has a special place in our hearts. This time, we visited for my birthday dinner on a Monday evening in September. as...More

Thank SerenaandRob
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Amazing. Ate first night there and was very impressed with the food. Very good quality and well cooked. Bread was also very nice. Second night decided to eat again. This was spectacular. Wanted a Pasta with no cream sauce or cheese. They said they could...More

Thank Raju B
Reviewed July 20, 2018

This restaurant is operating well after the hurricane Irma, in front street Philipsburg, Sint Maarten. They are a restaurant of the Holland House Beach Hotel, in the Dutch side of the island. Great atmosphere, modern decoration, beautiful, a bit businesslike and yet relax, located just...More

Thank JuPereira
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Great place to have dinner. The view is great. Service is good and food also. The ambiance at dinner time is great! Soft lights, open view, sound of waves.

Thank HelenaCarter27
Reviewed July 5, 2018

had lunch there food was good but view was of the harbor and spectacular. Would recommend for a lunch and to have a refreshment

Thank Carl C
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We are living on the island for 1 month split between Oyster Pond and Orient Beach. We reserved air and lodging pre-hurricane Irma. This is our 3rd trip here so somewhat prepared for hurricane aftermath. Cruise ship visitors will be non-plussed since the harbor transport...More

Thank Hystericalhappiness
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Food is what you would expect from a. Breakfast buffet. We didn’t feel rushed whatsoever and they even sang happy birthday to my father in law. Didn’t charge for people that didn’t eat and every worked with us for people that only wanted a small...More

Thank Dustin H
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

After feeling a bit “less than welcome” by a nearby place (I won’t get into the ugly details, but avoid Lazy Lizard) I grabbed my cruise ship towel, abandoned my rented beach chair and walked over to the Ocean Lounge. Kevin and Michael both made...More

Thank the_stranger01
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We have dined at breakfast which has got to be the best value breakfast on the island Lunchtime was good shame they no longer do the club sandwich but still a good choice Dinner same menu as lunch which is fine but as this is...More

Thank SouthgateLondonUK
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May 23, 2017|
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Response from Luckycharme | Reviewed this property |
I would do as others suggested and contact Holland House directly as the restaurant is located in the Hotel.
November 4, 2016|
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Response from PaulBoetekees | Property representative |
Good afternoon! The New Years Eve party at the hotel is accessible to all guests. You are very welcome and please contact our food and beverage manager Mr Paul Melskens for further infomation and arrangements. We look... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$37
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street 45 | Holland House Beach Hotel, Philipsburg 00393, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Philipsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 721-542-2572
  • E-mail
If you are looking for a casual romantic, relaxed restaurant, ocean front with a great view on the bay, The Ocean Lounge restaurant at Holland House is your choice. The menu is a combination of American, Europe and the Caribbean. Appetizers start at $9 and entrees are between $19 and $39. There are also vegetarian options. The Chef's only use the finest ingredients and the wine cellar is awarded a Wine Spectator Award of excellence. Parking is easy in the back street ( free of charge) or just drive up too the front of the hotel and the welcoming staff will help you with valet. The lounge and bar are great locations to have a cocktail and soak up the ambiance with cool music. The Holland House has an unique vibe. You will most certainly enjoy!
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