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The Refuge Restaurant Lounge

2 Beacon Hill Road | Maho Beach, Simpson Bay, Maho, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-545-2084
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (7 reviews)
“dance floor” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Latin, Seafood, Bar, Spanish, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
2 Beacon Hill Road | Maho Beach, Simpson Bay, Maho, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This place is right next to the famous Sunset Beach Bar and offers great views of the planes landing. The pizzas are cooked in a wood burning oven and are fantastic! The rest of the food is also very good. At night, it turns into...More

Thank Frank L
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The view is great. Staff is very friendly and I think waiting time was fast. We were 5 and all our plates came in almost cold. Flavor and size were average. I would say poor for a restaurant located near many hotels. You will enjoy...More

Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Have a drink watch the planes have a bath swim watching the sky and the planes from below shoot the sunset with your iPhone/camera again and again... piece of fun Food not bad nor great

Thank Mel423
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My father chose this restaurant for my birthday. It was opened for about two days when i went. I loved everything about this place especially the view. I love to look at the sea. Just the sound of the water made me feel relaxed.The staff...More

Thank Karizza L
Reviewed 1 August 2017

During our week long stay at the Royal Islander, Maho Beach we ate at the Refuge twice. First visit I had the fish tacos and they were delicious. 2nd visit 4 of us ordered 2 wood fired pizzas and they were both great. Last year...More

Thank Ingrid B
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This place hosted the AUC graduation and we had a blast! The atmosphere is so cool-open air large bar with plenty of seating and a dance floor that runs along a pool. And the pool has a rainfall that they played video on. The bar...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I visited to watch the sun set and eat dinner. I had the Hugo drink and it was yummy. We got the ceviche app and it was soooo good! The fresh bread that came with it was splendid. We ordered the pizza...More

Thank SerenaandRob
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful restaurant sitting over rocks on the ocean. They have great music and ambiance. Highly recommended. Their Sangria-A++-you might as well as get a pitcher!

Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Well it is the closest place to Maho Beach. This is the beach where you can see jets land. And since it is a destination they are pricing for it. The service was bad. I felt that we were putting them out but actually bringing...More

Thank Manic_Mainer
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The Refuge is a must visit place. It's a bar located in the best place on the island, right where the airplanes land. St. Maarten is known for having a beach right next to the airport, where you can feel the wind from the airplane...More

Thank Ido N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
18:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 03:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 03:00
18:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Beacon Hill Road | Maho Beach, Simpson Bay, Maho, St Martin / St Maarten
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St Martin / St Maarten  >  Sint Maarten  >  Maho
  • Phone Number: +1 721-545-2084
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