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The Taste Factory

76 Welfare Road | Sint-Maarten, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
+1 721-544-2550
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastry” (71 reviews)
“sandwiches” (98 reviews)
“galette” (8 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
76 Welfare Road | Sint-Maarten, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful coffee and a crepe with aged ham, cheese and a sunny side up egg with a nice side salad. For a New Yorker, I don't think I need to say more. Their Nutella crepe was excellent with bananas and strawberries. They have pastries (I've...More

Thank stephsolanki
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the taste factory after dinner one night. After 5pm its buy 2 deserts and get 3rd for free. The cakes and ice cream were soooo good , we went back 3 more times. Highly recommend

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice for breakfast...very enjoyable..You can get french toast eggs or outrageous pastries.Moderate prices and very clean. nice experience been there many times.

Thank zitigirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great bistro on the main road through Simpson Bay. The staff is friendly and helpful . The food is great , if a little pricey. Their baked goods are wonderful.

Thank tim0thymk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to eat breakfast. I love their selection of baguette sandwiches and pastries. Also they have a good wifi connection.

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Something for everybody. We got dinner entrees, dessert and breakfast sandwiches for the next day. I can't wait to return. Delicious salmon, French bakery items, and Haagen Daz galore. Yum!

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 1 week ago

really good sandwiches and desserts- you can never go wrong with their sandwiches. we also ate from their sit down menu and everything was good!

Thank Steph E
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place for breakfast or lunch or an early dinner. The menu is varied but there are a number of French choices, such as crepes, galettes, croissants, sandwiches on baguettes, and a variety of pastries. Seating is not crowded and the fresh...More

Thank midweifathome
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The breakfast is delicious. Lot of choice with the cakes. Place is clean. Staff very friendly. The waitress Lismeily was helpful and give me advice what to choose for my Caribbean dinner...awesome...

Thank Andreas J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 4 go to St. Maarten every summer and this was our first time at Taste Factory. From the moment you walk in, the employees have a smile on their face and greet us. We had the same server both times. She was...More

Thank 34carissaf
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:45 - 20:30
06:45 - 19:30
06:45 - 19:30
06:45 - 19:30
06:45 - 19:30
06:45 - 20:30
06:45 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Welfare Road | Sint-Maarten, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 721-544-2550
The Taste Factory offers the unique blend of an Artisanal French Bakery, Pastry and Viennoiserie with the comfort of a French Bistro for food lovers in the heart of Simpsonbay.

From crusty baguettes, melt in the mouth croissants, eggs and omelettes, savory crepes and buckwheat galettes or just takeaway sandwiches to the colorful display of pastries, the Taste Factory has something for everyone either to take out or to enjoy in the comfort of their air conditioned lounge style café, accompanied by an equally delicious range of freshly brewed coffees, teas, juices or any beverage of your choice.

Breakfast meetings, corporate lunches, cocktail receptions, or birthday parties can all be catered to here and tailor made cakes and pastries can be ordered for that special event, birthday or wedding as well as special or large orders is offered to all marinas – yacht provisioning of frozen items available.
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