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€€ - €€€, Asian, Thai
68 Welfare Road | Puerta Del Sol, Simpson Bay 00000, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-584-1444
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (65 reviews)
“drunken noodles” (33 reviews)
“crispy pork” (23 reviews)
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Wine Bar, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
68 Welfare Road | Puerta Del Sol, Simpson Bay 00000, St Martin / St Maarten
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1 - 10 of 410 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food. Nice atmosphere. Manager came off a little snobby. Sat inside. The wait staff was very nice. Good drinks.

Thank Tom B
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Once again the TA faithful came thru with this great restaurant. We stopped here based off the reviews and was not disappointed. I ordered the Pad Thai Chicken Hot and loved it. We decided we had to come back so then I ordered the Roasted...More

2  Thank Tom D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Thai food we've ever had (and my husband was born in Thailand)! Great Service. Great drinks. Can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

1  Thank Jayniep18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food and drinks ! Friday happy hour is fantastic with 1/2 price appetizers and drinks . We sat in the outdoor seating and had a great time.

1  Thank keith48480
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my friend was trying out nice places and came across here. We sat inside. It was reslly nice. The drinks were ok, i rathered the wine. I accidentally ordered my food a little too spicy but it was still super good. I just...More

1  Thank Bradley O
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Great Thai food and great service...Julio the bartender is a entertainer as well as a great bartender...G, Mark and everyone else on staff are meticulous and detail oriented, that make the experience. Also Anish the owner is ever so on top of all aspects of...More

1  Thank JackieCarlos R
Reviewed 23 December 2017

I had a really good meal here, and look forward to returning. We had a variety of starters and full meal, as well as wine. Everything was excellent, and as good as it gets. The owner and staff are friendly, and the crowd is "smart"....More

1  Thank Donnie W
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped for the first time for dinner. Surprised to see Mark, who years ago worked at a different spot. After a brief reunion, and some advise from him, we ventured into Thai. Some great lettuce wraps and filled wontons, drunken noodles and pad Thai...More

1  Thank Bob M
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Very brief: excellent food, nice setting, reasonable prices. I had a great time here. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Carl D
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Avantika is a great spot in Simpson Bay for lunch or dinner if you are in the mood for freshly made Thai food. It’s on the second floor around back in the Puerta del Sol building, with indoor, outdoor and lounge seating. The ambiance is...More

1  Thank Charles S
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Questions & Answers
Serdar A
30 June 2017|
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Response from Avantika T | Property representative |
Avantika takes visa, MasterCard, American Express, discover, and maestro cards
23 April 2017|
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Response from Sanford F | Reviewed this property |
No idea, but it's great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Welfare Road | Puerta Del Sol, Simpson Bay 00000, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-584-1444
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Located in the heart of Simpson Bay, AVANTIKA brings the exotic tastes of Thailand to Sint Maarten. AVANTIKA combines the freshest Thai cuisine in an understated chic dining environment. . With extensive culinary experience, our chefs bring Thai food to the island, the way it was meant to be-Fresh. Authentic. Traditional. Complementing your dining experience is an extensive wine list with wines from around the world, as well as a full cocktail bar. Open for lunch and dinner, with air-conditioned indoor and outdoor seating options, AVANTIKA hopes to be your choice for your next formal or informal dining experience. AVANTIKA Fresh Thai Cuisine & Lounge located on the 2nd floor of the Plaza del Sol in Simpson Bay, across from Toppers. Lunch served weekdays from 11-3 and dinner from 5:30. Happy hour specials from 5:30-7:00.
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