Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino & Spa - Sint Maarten

Dining & Entertainment

From casual dishes and abundant buffets to refined dining and elegant, à la carte menus, four resort restaurants offer an variety of dining experiences. Each of the four bars and lounges serve cool, refreshing beverages and cocktails, all while you’re surrounded by the stunning views of Great Bay.

bay view restaurant

A lavish buffet and a selection of dishes from exciting, live cooking stations, provide myriad of options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The serene seating and sweeping views of the azure waters of the Caribbean Sea are the perfect backdrops for any occasion. Located on the lower lobby and main pool level.

il pescatore seafood restaurant

Refined dining at Il Pescatore offers an à la carte menu including a bountiful special seafood plate for two. Views of the Caribbean Sea create a peaceful ambiance in this indoor space, with air-conditioning to cool down warm island nights, while windows are opened on select evenings to enjoy the ocean breeze. In the morning, the same space offers delicious, white glove, à la carte breakfast complimented by the serene surroundings. Caribbean chic attire recommended.

pizzeria capri

Enjoy casual daytime dining at this beachfront terrace pizzeria. Oven-fired, authentic Italian pizza is made-to-order and a must have for a midday meal. If there are too many toppings to choose from, grilled sandwiches and burgers are also served. Those opting for something lighter can indulge in the selection of fresh fruit and salads.

water’s edge restaurant

Truly on the edge of the water, this al fresco dining is a chic retreat for a romantic meal or relaxing respite. Mediterranean and Italian cuisine graces the à la carte menu, and ranges from traditional favorites to updates on classic dishes. Water’s Edge is perfect place to cozy up with a bottle of wine and watch the lights from the nearby capital city and sailing ships.

Bars & Lounges

anchor swim-up bar

The infinity pool is a picturesque place to enjoy a cool, refreshing beverage, with uncompromising views of the beach. Simply swim up for service – the best part is never having to leave the pool!

bay view bar

Gorgeously installed striking blue glass reminiscent of the turquoise sea are the backdrop for this popular bar, where our mixologists concoct creative cocktails and mocktails with refreshing ingredients and premium liquors.

lobby bar

Teak furnishings and vibrant island prints adorn the Lobby Bar, creating a relaxing lounge-like atmosphere amongst the lively lobby space. Pre and post dinner drinks are served throughout the evening, making this bar one of our guests’ favorites.

the living room bar & lounge

Live entertainment, dancing, and local bands set the scene at the vivacious lobby level bar & lounge. Guests unwind and enjoy themselves at this unique space to mingle and meet fellow travelers.

the golden casino

Open daily from 10 a.m. until 2 a.m., the resort's Golden Casino is the perfect place to kick off or end your nights in St. Maarten. Enjoy over 110 state-of-the-art slot machines, electronic blackjack, 3 card poker, ultimate Texas hold em and roulette. Sign up for a players card and enjoy great rewards such as cash back, free stays and rebates on future trips to our resort. Our Vegas odds Sportsbook allows mail in pay for events taking place after you have left.