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The Taste Factory

76 Welfare Road | Sint-Maarten, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-544-2550
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastry” (71 reviews)
“sandwiches” (98 reviews)
“bread” (43 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
76 Welfare Road | Sint-Maarten, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great bistro on the main road through Simpson Bay. The staff is friendly and helpful . The food is great , if a little pricey. Their baked goods are wonderful.

Thank tim0thymk
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat breakfast. I love their selection of baguette sandwiches and pastries. Also they have a good wifi connection.

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Something for everybody. We got dinner entrees, dessert and breakfast sandwiches for the next day. I can't wait to return. Delicious salmon, French bakery items, and Haagen Daz galore. Yum!

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 7 August 2017

really good sandwiches and desserts- you can never go wrong with their sandwiches. we also ate from their sit down menu and everything was good!

Thank Steph E
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is a lovely place for breakfast or lunch or an early dinner. The menu is varied but there are a number of French choices, such as crepes, galettes, croissants, sandwiches on baguettes, and a variety of pastries. Seating is not crowded and the fresh...More

Thank midweifathome
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The breakfast is delicious. Lot of choice with the cakes. Place is clean. Staff very friendly. The waitress Lismeily was helpful and give me advice what to choose for my Caribbean dinner...awesome...

Thank Andreas J
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 go to St. Maarten every summer and this was our first time at Taste Factory. From the moment you walk in, the employees have a smile on their face and greet us. We had the same server both times. She was...More

Thank 34carissaf
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Everything is DELICIOUS! The menu was diverse enough that everyone within our group found something to enjoy. The place is clean, safe, and the food is divine. The staff is friendly, inviting, and helpful.

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Stayed across the street at the Royal Palm. The Taste Factory is clean, and cool, with great breakfast. The crepes, the French toast, the croissants, eggs benedict on a baguette. My son said the breakfast sandwich on a baguette was the best he ever had....More

Thank MrSkiBeach
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We had a delicious breakfast on our last day of our trip here! They have great pastries and breads and lunch sandwiches also. The kids had crepes that were decadent and my husband and I had the eggs/bacon/sausage (Early riser I think it was) with...More

Thank myelle76
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30 August 2017|
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Response from Jkandsu | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but I don't know. Saw several using tablets/laptops, but don't know if they were connected to wifi. We just enjoyed the food.
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:45 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
6:45 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
6:45 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
6:45 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
6:45 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
6:45 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
6:45 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Welfare Road | Sint-Maarten, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-544-2550
The Taste Factory offers the unique blend of an Artisanal French Bakery, Pastry and Viennoiserie with the comfort of a French Bistro for food lovers in the heart of Simpsonbay. From crusty baguettes, melt in the mouth croissants, eggs and omelettes, savory crepes and buckwheat galettes or just takeaway sandwiches to the colorful display of pastries, the Taste Factory has something for everyone either to take out or to enjoy in the comfort of their air conditioned lounge style café, accompanied by an equally delicious range of freshly brewed coffees, teas, juices or any beverage of your choice. Breakfast meetings, corporate lunches, cocktail receptions, or birthday parties can all be catered to here and tailor made cakes and pastries can be ordered for that special event, birthday or wedding as well as special or large orders is offered to all marinas – yacht provisioning of frozen items available.
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