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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%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (227 reviews)
“lobster” (98 reviews)
“johnny cakes” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, American, Caribbean, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
# 6 Emerald Merrit Road | Dawn Beach Oyster Pond, Oyster Pond, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Love Mr Busby's place on Dawn Beach...always attentive and reliable. We like to stop in for late snack and drinks any afternoon we're in the area. The fresh grouper served with fries and potato salad, and salad is always delicious- enough to share. The grilled...More

Thank LifeonVaca2
Reviewed 15 August 2017

It was the full moon night and we were sitting outside by the beach. Our meal of various fresh fish, scallops and shrimp was beyond compare. It was the best meal of our week.

Thank cathscwinn
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The convenience of paying for food on the beach is wonderful so far as the waitstaff is properly trained in ettiquette and personal hygiene. Grey is a super chef and attends to the needs of guests, but Charlie B. should be told that delivering one's...More

Thank SassafrasNewEngland
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We loved the food. Unfortunately, they told us the Swai fish we had was a local fish. It is not! It is a "farmed" fish. Had I not been lied to, I would've never eaten it. It was delicious but we were not happy when...More

Thank DruannM
Reviewed 5 August 2017

we got a great rotisserie chicken with 3 sides to go. we ate back at our hotel and it was delicious. Very reasonable. There is a picnic area where you could also eat, but it was too hot that day.

Thank Barry Z
Reviewed 30 July 2017

nice casual food and drinks right on the beach, casual, service a bit spotty. good breakfasts, lunches and snacks.

Thank Perspectech
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

A shady Oasis, under dense coconut palms and inside a gazebo. It provides protection from the hot sun while allowing the ocean breeze and view of Dawn Beach to make this a great spot for drinks dinner or both. Close to the Westin Resort It's...More

Thank Nj2florida
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Our first night on the island we enjoyed an amazing meal here! Fluke thing happened while we were dining - the entire island's electricity went out . Luckily our food was already enroute to our table - the staff was amazing - they brought us...More

1  Thank rdogdog
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This place is nice and the service can be a bit slow. The food is okay. Expensive for what you get. It's a nice atmosphere and quiet.

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Mr Busby's Beach bar is awesome. The food is fantastic and the staff is great. We spent a week in the area and went there every day. The Jonny cakes for breakfast are highly recommended. They have a fun happy hour as well. At Night...More

Thank harris503
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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

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  • 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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
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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