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Enjoy a Cheeseburger in Paradise at Le Select Café in St. Barths

Gustavia St. Barths

Gustavia St. Barths

Le Select Café, located right in the middle of downtown Gustavia, St Barths and home of the infamous cheeseburger in paradise, is the perfect place to stop and enjoy lunch while on a crewed yacht charter through the Leeward Islands of the Caribbean. If anchoring in the harbor in Gustavia or coming in stern-to along Gustavia Quay; right up the street is Le Select Café, immortalized by singer Jimmy Buffet, who sometimes stops by this eatery and has been known to give impromptu concerts in the courtyard. In the past and still today, Le Select Café is the place in St. Barths for those with sea legs to gather. So, stop in and see for yourself on a yacht charter when in Gustavia, St. Barths.

St. Barths Le Select Courtyard

 Le Select Courtyard

Le Select does not claim to offer gourmet meals.  What is offered is a really good cheeseburger in friendly surroundings. Open since 1949, Le Select Café is in the center of downtown Gustavia; one block up from the quay at an intersection passed through by virtually every person driving through Gustavia. Seating is mainly outdoors, so settling in at an outdoor table is a great location in which to people watch.

St. Barths Le Select Interior Bar

 Le Select Interior Bar

Inside, the café is dominated by a large wooden bar with tall bar stools, where many a mariner tale has been spun. Besides being an age old landmark in downtown Gustavia, Le Select also offers on the menu one of the best values in St. Barths for a burger and a beer. Walk up from the main quay, and stop in for a bite when in Gustavia, St. Barths on a crewed yacht charter.