Northern Martinique restaurants

Top Choice French in Presqu’île de Caravelle

La Table de Mamy Nounou

This much-lauded restaurant at the Hôtel Restaurant Caravelle is a winner, thanks to its breezy veranda with lovely sea views, sophisticated mains and wonderful homemade desserts. Stand-out dishes might include gren…
Top Choice International in Presqu’île de Caravelle

Cocoa Beach Cafe

This fantastic addition to the eating options in Tartane has a wonderfully eclectic menu that draws together cuisines from around the world, all right on the gorgeous beach at Anse l'Etang. Dishes include Balinese-s…
Top Choice French in St-Pierre

1643

This delightful restaurant is in the same historic property as the Hotel de l'Anse, even though it's separately run. The name refers to the year in which the Habitation Anse Latouche was founded, and 1643 is the bes…
Top Choice Creole in St-Pierre

Le Fromager

What's not to love at this superb-value lunchtime-only place, with its incredible sea views from the mountainside overlooking St-Pierre? The welcome is warm and the Creole cooking in the kitchen is both wonderful an…
Top Choice Creole in St-Pierre

Le Guérin

There's no contest about the most popular lunch spot in town, upstairs within the old market – there can be a wait during the lunch rush, but with some of the best acras and boudin créole (blood sausage) on Martiniq…
French in Presqu’île de Caravelle

Le Ratelot

Right on the most attractive beach in Tartane, this excellent restaurant turns out superb dishes that include beefsteak, tuna with morel mushrooms or marlin with gorgonzola cheese. There's dining on the terrace and,…
Creole in Grand-Rivière

Tante Arlette

This longstanding favorite is the best place in northern Martinique to try out authentic Creole food. The house specialty is the seafood grill (€45), which includes half a lobster, conch and shrimp, or – for the sam…
Creole in Presqu’île de Caravelle

Ti Carbet

We love this little local treasure overlooking the attractive Plage de la Brèche, on the eastern outskirts of Tartane. It concocts good, fresh food at competitive prices given the enviable location. You won't get mu…
Pizza in Presqu’île de Caravelle

Le Kalicoucou

On the eastern end of the main strip in Tartane, this is the place for excellent pizza and ice-cold beer – or, if you needed a reminder of the French influence, crepes and wine. While delivery and takeout are availa…
Creole in St-Pierre

Chez Marie-Claire

Upstairs on a metallic mezzanine overlooking the covered market, Chez Marie-Claire is about as unfussy and informal as dining gets on this French island, but that doesn't make its Creole dishes such as stewed beef, …