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Bacchus

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$$$$
French, European, Wine Bar
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Zone Artisanale Hope Estate, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+590 590 87-1570
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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2014

No matter where you are in SXM, Bacchus is worth the trip for lunch and fine wines! If you are expecting a burger and sandwhich place, then this is not for you. If you are open to experimenting with food and wine pairings, then this is a must! It is a little difficult to find, but once you have been... More 

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1 Thank Danny L
Munich, Germany
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2014

a really nicely presented place with awesome staff. the food is even for the french side of the island extremly good. of course not cheap but worth any penny.

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Thank swadesch
north carolina
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100 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

We stopped by Bacchus for the first time on our way to our condo in Orient Beach. It is a little tricky to find, even once you're in the Hope Estates shopping village. Go to the second row behind Simply Market. They have an extensive and somewhat expensive selection of wines, but the French wines are still less than we... More 

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Bend, OR
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2014

Unique for us, slightly above average otherwise. Let me explain... Bacchus is a wine cellar, with a small restaurant. Most of their dishes are seafood, I don't drink wine, and I don't eat seafood. Our trip to Bacchus was primarily for my girlfriend, and not me, obviously. You can find Bacchus tucked away in the back corner of the Hope... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2014 via mobile

Truffles, truffles, and more truffles! So what would you think of paying more for lunch than a good dinner? If you're dining at Bacchus you'd think it was worth it. Top notch French cuisine combined with Isabella's perfect wine pairings make for a gastronomic experience you won't soon forget.

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New York City, New York
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52 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2014 via mobile

Bacchus is the spot for a fine dining luncheon in St. Martin. It's a little out of the way set in an industrial park outside of Grand Case where the owner is a wine distributor and operates a lunch-only restaurant and gourmet food & wine shop from the premises of his warehouse. We went today to avoid the St. Valentine's... More 

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Shelby Twp., MI
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2014

This is an unusual location for lunch...in a wine warehouse tucked in an industrial complex. Once you walk through the door, you are transported to something completely different. An elegant, fine dining restaurant amidst bottles of wine and cases of delicacies. The food here is exceptional, the wine list extensive and service superb. If you have a chance to visit,... More 

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Illinois
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37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2014

If you can locate Bacchus, you will be richly rewarded. It is tucked into what is akin to a industrial strip mall, and the signage is not helpful. But be patient - the find is worth the journey. The wine list is extensive, the food is fantastic and our waitress was delightful. The setting is wooden tables and hard chairs... More 

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Thank JesseIllinois
SXM
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2013

This is truly one of our favorite restaurants on St Martin. Only open for lunch, it it worth the trek to Grand Case. We love to spend long food and wine filled lunches here with friends. Amazing food and amazing atmosphere. Only the French can get away with putting a world class restaurant in a wine warehouse tucked inside an... More 

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Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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119 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2013

When visiting either side of St Martin / St Maarten...this is absolutely the best lunch spot on the Island. The food is always "Fresh" and the daily specials change almost every day. In addition to a very nice wine list...there is a wine shop on site and you can choose from a selection of thousands of wines. After a wonderful... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zone Artisanale Hope Estate, 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Saint-Martin
  • Phone Number: +590 590 87-1570

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