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Zee Best Restaurant

Plaza Del Lago | Behind Scotia Bank, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+599 544 2477
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (43 reviews)
“crepes” (209 reviews)
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French, American, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Plaza Del Lago | Behind Scotia Bank, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Love Zee Best. No frills. Plastic Chairs with plastic tables and it could not be more perfect. As soon as you sit a delicious basket of pastries is set in front of you and you pay as you eat. The cappuccinos and hot chocolates are...More

Thank Mel_wanderlust
Reviewed 1 week ago

So so food, rude wait staff, dirty surroundings. It used to be good years ago, maybe they changed owners since the hurricane ?

Thank iluvstmartin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For years this is the go to place for breakfast! From healthy to tasty treats to freshly squeezed OJ

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite place in the island, great pastries, great service, great coffee and Parking everywhere.

Thank Josue A
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Far from being the best; they are overpriced for the quality provided. The service is mediocre... I would not recommend that place for breakfast ...

Thank Mohamed F
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Fun French pastries for a sit down meal or when you're on the go. We went here multiple times and they conveniently have multiple locations. Delicious!

Thank Josephine B
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We had wanted a place for quick sandwiches on baguettes and tasty salads. We were not disappointed. We recommend the turkey, Brie and pear. They also made this with ham, yummy. We liked it so much, that we picked up sandwiches before we headed to...More

Thank Rockie1201
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing breakfast!! The little mini quiche was wonderful!! Very easy location to walk to!! Friendly staff!!!!

Thank Jodi M
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Zee best is always a safe choice for breakfast. A basket of baked goodies at your table is a great start! The menu has enough variety to suit most any taste and is always hot and fresh. Service is fairly attentive and very friendly. Seems...More

Thank itsbish
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

You get a basket with fresh French pastries, you pay for the ones you eat. Nice cosy breakfast place

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15 March 2015|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
Most places on the island take credit cards. Zee best restaurant I believe, takes cash only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Del Lago | Behind Scotia Bank, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +599 544 2477
  • E-mail
Established in 1983, Zee Best is a household name for vacationers and residents. Serving artisanal French Pastries freshly prepared in our bakery every morning, you will find as well, a great coffee selection, fresh juices, heavenly crêpes and everything you could imagine made with eggs from benedicts to omelets!The most important meal of the day can also be the most delicious. Open for the early risers or sleepy heads, St-Maarten best breakfast is served from 7:30 am to 2:00 pm everyday (Simpson Bay and Port-de Plaisance location). Voted best breakfast place in St Maarten / St Martin 7 years in a row, Zee Best also serves lunch from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. Come in and experience what breakfast and lunch are all about!Open 7 days a week, Zee Best, and its friendly staff, is "Zee" place to befor breakfast and lunch in St Maarten!
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