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Harbour Queen Seafood Grill & Bar

82A Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 706-352-4577
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“beans” (18 reviews)
“ribs” (130 reviews)
“lobster” (28 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Barbecue, Fusion, American, Bar
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82A Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have been many times. My wife is the seafood fan. I love the ribs. The service is typical for the island, plan on coming in long before you are "Hungry". The sports on the TV are entertaining and the servers are...More

Thank browns6743
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Don't be put off that this place does. It have the noisy atmosphere of other. This has a fantastic well run family business and to top It all they serve the best Ribs we have ever had. They also do great fish and steaks Well...More

1  Thank ksav3159
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Had some of the best ribs ever. The folks there were both friendly and fun to be around. We had a great dinner and a great time. Thanks for the good time. Also, found out, unfortunately, that they will be closing sometime late April. I...More

1  Thank Angelo26p
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We went back 3 or 4 times for the ribs within 2 weeks. The ribs are fall off the bone tender, and have a wonderful flavor. Nice people that run the place.

1  Thank JaniceandBrian
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We just stopped here for drinks, but we were impressed with the friendly, personal service they gave. Family run restaurant.

1  Thank norskies
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were looking for a meal in Simpson Bay and had not found anything that was not full/reserved. We ended up at the Harbour Queen which was not busy at all - Unbelievable! Great casual atmosphere - friendly staff (even posed for pictures when we...More

1  Thank Vic J
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This place has the best ribs in the Caribbean, bar none, I've tried them all. The barbecue here is better than a lot of pricey places in the states. Sadly they will be closing their doors at the end of April so for goodness sake...More

1  Thank Orsina V
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We enjoyed watching the staff try and catch the lobsters for people's dinners! The shrimp was great, but, when the wind blew in off the bay, there was an unpleasant odor that wafted across the dining room.

Thank Bobbi S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

great family run restaurant, excellent ribs(best on the island), snapper, they are very friendly and like to chat, never seems to be full, not expensive and it is on the water

1  Thank colash2
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great ribs, great cocktails, friendly service. A little on the quiet side but we were served quickly.

1  Thank sob8154
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82A Welfare Road, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 706-352-4577
  • E-mail
We are the "ORIGINAL" Harbour Queen not to be confused with any other, Ask for Clyde, Tammy, Tara or Bryan if we are not here then you are in the wrong place. We are "THE QUEEN OF RIBS" they are BAD TO THE BONE!!! Happy Hour from 4pm - 6pm. Then the $$$ Hour, get more bang for your buck. $1 Beers, $2 Margaritas and $3 Mixers. We serve Guavaberry and various drinks with their Liqueur. other phone numbers to call us: 721 587 1165 - 721 527 5732 - 721 580 8076 calling from a US Phone 706 352 4577
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