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Ernest & Fidel Cafe

Rhine road 66 | Porto Cupecoy, Cupecoy Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-581-8015
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (3 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (2 reviews)
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rhine road 66 | Porto Cupecoy, Cupecoy Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed February 19, 2017

Lovely setting, nice menu great quality. Really enjoyed our meal. Great entertainment, pleasant music that you can enjoy your meal. Our server was outstanding. A wonder evening. The menu was a liitle different than you would find in St Martin.

Thank dcbos
Reviewed February 16, 2017

I made a last minute reservation there for my birthday and requested strictly vegan options. The chef was more than accommodating and was so happy that I was not served a damn salad. Great cuban inspired food, great but limited wine options and they made...More

Thank Steffetje88
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Fun restaurant with great food and service. Very friendly staff and loved the coconut shrimp and flatbread. Food presented lovely too!

Thank anneH3544PU
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

Great ambiance, food, service. Felipe always aims to please. Is so passionate when he explains the offerings.

Thank SusieQ1954
Reviewed February 10, 2017

Our group of 8 had a very enjoyable dinner at Ernest and Fidel this week. There was something delicious for everyone, seafood, steak and fajitas were all delicious. Our service was perfect and wee enjoyed the recommendations and conversation with the chef, Rodrigo.

Thank Frank S
Reviewed February 4, 2017

We were thrilled to discover this fabulous new and different restaurant in St, Martin this year. With gourmet Latin American food, it is a welcome change from the ubiquitous great French cuisine. We have eaten there multiple times and can highly recommend everything we ate....More

1  Thank Arline R
Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant looks very attractive and we received a very warm welcome by the waiting staff. The food is great, dishes from Cuba, Peru and other south American countries. The ceviche is amazing and the Causa is very tasty. We've been back already in the...More

1  Thank Larissa W
Reviewed January 20, 2017

Had several superb meals at this enchanting restaurant. Very helpful, informative waitress and tried a variety of dishes all very well presented and extremely delicious. A wonderful atmosphere on the live music night in particular.

Thank 271chris0106
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Recently stayed in Cupecoy Bay, and ate at this restaurant. Excellent service. The tapas latter appetizer is a must have. We walked in without a reservation, but it wouldn't be a bad idea to make one. Would definitely eat here again!

2  Thank AmySP
Reviewed January 7, 2017

I returned to this lovely restaurant and tried the chicken fajitas. They come from the kitchen sizzling, with really tasty flavors in the meat and many sides to lather over the tortilla. My family tried the chicken a la Mexicana and the New York steak....More

1  Thank 400doctorb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rhine road 66 | Porto Cupecoy, Cupecoy Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Cupecoy Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-581-8015
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Ernest & Fidel is a Cuban themed Cafe, However, our cuisine is LATIN AMERICAN serving the most typical dishes from Chile, Colombia, Peru, Cuba, Mexico and Puerto Rico.
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