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Skipjack's Seafood Grill, Bar & Fish Market

Cole Bay, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“tuna carpaccio” (28 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cole Bay, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Obviously, many local fish are available here--fresh and well-prepared. There are some choices for meat-lovers too. Good service.

Thank gormlk
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Wonderful experience at Skipjack's! We selected our own 5 1/2 lb lobster out of the lobster tank, and then it was grilled to perfection. Great selection of appetizers as well. With a lovely view of the water, it's a perfect casual, yet romantic place for...More

Thank Lorna K
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We came there for seafood dinner, and it's difficult to find better place. We had two appetizers: mussles Mariniere and giant calamari crisps; and two main courses: fish of the day whiuch happened to be wahoo, pan fried, and SJ seafood platter. Everything was just...More

Thank Californian09
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I'm sure the food is good here but our night was ruined by stringing us along. We came in and we're told a table would be about 10 minutes, so we went to the bar and waited, that turned to 30 minutes but hey, they...More

Thank champ50
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I came here as a plus one to Air France/Halley Aviation/Airport Christmas Dinner.. and an interesting night it was indeed. The atmosphere at Skip Jack's is very pleasant and the staff is really nice (thumbs up to our main waiter that night..forgot his name a...More

Thank LynnaRae
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This place is consistently delicious with fresh fare at reasonable prices. You don't have to wait too long and the staff is lively and efficient. I came here earlier this week with my family and our server Kelvin was incredibly friendly and sweet. I am...More

Thank Kate K
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Great food and good price on fresh lobster. I had steak and calamari as appetizer. Food was delicious and prices were fair. Views of the Marina we beautiful to see

1  Thank Christina N
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Simply put. They are huge lobsters by the lbs. Wonderful setting on the pier as yacht after yacht come pulling in. Staff was a little slow but it was packed. But worth the wait. Best lobster you will ever eat.

Thank Harleyrider1968
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

My yellow tail quite good, wife's snapper OK. We've been here on past trips and have liked it. Beautiful setting, quite popular. Good service.

Thank Pierre R
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

A favourite of ours. The yellow fin tuna is my choice each time I visit. Service is good and the seating on the harbour is primo. We visit at least twice each season.

Thank William C
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16 September 2015|
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Response from Jim M | Reviewed this property |
You might try the Ital Shack, it is all vegetarian and is a Rasta restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cole Bay, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: 544-2313
  • E-mail
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