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Mr. Busby's Beach Bar

# 6 Emerald Merrit Road | Dawn Beach Oyster Pond, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-543-6088
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours
Italian, American, Caribbean, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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# 6 Emerald Merrit Road | Dawn Beach Oyster Pond, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This is such a nice place to eat and relax. The food is priced well and incredibly flavorful. Just stopping to eat and enjoy the views can make the entire day feel fulfilled!

1  Thank Todd K
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We ate twice for breakfast and once for lunch. The breakfast menu has basic items both were all good. For lunch I tried the grouper sandwich which was pretty good. They also serve pizza. The staff made us feel at home. You can eat while...More

Thank Meagainstme
Reviewed 8 March 2018

As I understand it, Mr. Busby's was demolished during Hurricane Irma. That's really too bad. I hope they rebuild. Good food, beautiful location.

Thank susiewach
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We're sad to lose Mr Busby's, but she has been washed out by Irma. It seems the Dutch and French sides are disputing the country line at Oyster Bay, and until that is settled, there are no recovery efforts at all in the area.

2  Thank LarryEls
Reviewed 21 January 2018

I have been coming to St. Maarten every year for the past 30 years. I stay at Princess Heights, which is just up the road from Mr. Busby's. NOTHING COULD HAVE PREPARED ME for this. The entire tourist area around Mr. Busby's is GONE! COMPLETELY...More

5  Thank 171jc
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is gone... Irma demolished that whole area. Very very sad! As well as Daniel’s by the sea and Island pizza.

3  Thank Alisson B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

My wife and I have been going to SXM twice a year since 1997. Mr. Busby's, it's great friendly staff, it's delicious food and dear friend owner Daniel are all very special to us and we are hoping someone knows of the health and welfare...More

3  Thank Edmund438
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Well, the staff was super nice and there was an awesome guy playing live music. It sits beachside but has NO fresh food? Every was highly processed or frozen. The food was not good and not worth the calories. ALSO, everyone in my party left...More

Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Do u like to go where the action is always happening? This place is always a good stop. The food is local and so is the seafood dishes. Looking for a great evening stop the music will lead you there Feel like dancing get up...More

Thank MsBeth2016
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great place to be for food, drinks, beach chairs, surf and excellent views. The food is very good along with the service. Rosalyn is an excellent server and Gray is the best beach attendant ever. This neat place converts to Daniels By The Sea for...More

Thank TheWiseOwl-AZ
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Maryann B
14 April 2017|
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Response from MBAF174 | Reviewed this property |
During the day, no credit cards; at night they do take credit cards.
Steven W
5 March 2017|
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Response from tibb307 | Reviewed this property |
American domestics and specialty beers. Wide range of choices! Caribe is a local beer.
24 February 2017|
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Response from Amy C | Reviewed this property |
I don't eat rice, bread, etc. and I was fine. Seafood and salads were staples. I did eat the fries with mayo, though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 6 Emerald Merrit Road | Dawn Beach Oyster Pond, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Oyster Pond
  • Phone Number: +1 721-543-6088
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