Le Papillon Ivre
There are still incredible secrets left to find in St Barths. Off the regular tourist map of restaurants, you will find this somewhat secret Wine bar and Bistro in St Jean serving some of the finest refined French dishes.
Combining the passions of chef-owner Julie and the freshest ingredients available a tasting adventure awaits and not to mention their phenomenal wine library that will entice the wine connoisseur in all of us to appreciate an exceptional bottle of French wine.
Recently Le Papillon was voted as one of the best restaurants in St Barths and the Caribbean by the international and renowned Gault and Millau guide, which is evident why when you try some dishes such as eggs cocotte with truffle cream or the cauliflower baked in edible gold. Actually, it is impossible to choose a dish that you will not be talking about for days to come. Arrive for a romantic couple’s date night or bring the extended family and share the family-style sharing table inside. It truly has something for every food lover out there.
Everything here oozes classic French flare. We invite you to explore one of St Barths best-kept secrets.