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Iguana Joe's Caribbean Bar & Grill

Royal Plaza Mall | L.G. Smith Blvd, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583 9373
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, American, Caribbean, Bar, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Royal Plaza Mall | L.G. Smith Blvd, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Awesome place to relax and people watch in between shopping. We stopped by for a quick bite a d enjoyed our time. Try to bon bon shrimp, you won't regret it!

Thank Paicouple
Reviewed yesterday

Every time I come to Aruba I come here for Mojito's able to look at the cruise ships that are docked. Center of downtown not a place to miss.

Thank Gee4299
Reviewed 3 days ago

Worth a visit for a relaxed informal meal although not fine dining. Service was decent if a little too prompt - our main course arrived before we had finished our starter - but we were never kept waiting for drinks or the bill. The food...More

Thank keredwh
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had dinner here and the food was pretty good and reasonably priced. The empanadas were very good along with the ribs. Good place for dropping in for a place that’s casual with decent food!

Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped by recently after the Bon Bini festival at the fort. Although the service was very good and attentive, the food was average at best. While our main dishes were okay, the sides were not good at all. The “mixed vegetables” were mostly sweet potatoes...More

Thank TommyL1978
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food portions are large, you can make your meal as spicy as you like (including the jalapeno mojito!) Service is fine, as is the quality of the food. Suitable for vegetarians (i couldnt finish Arubas Biggest Burrito)

Thank Marianne P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While my wife dragged me to go shopping downtown we decided to stop for lunch. This was our second time here and the food is average but hit the spot. The frozen drinks and specialty drinks are great and refreshing after walking through all the...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Started out with Bon Bon Shrimp and a Mojito, both were delicious. Entrees included Kensay Jena dish which reminded me of a stewed chicken dish with cheese melted on top with side of white rice. It was okay. Also had Fish Tacos which were pretty...More

Thank Koko823
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here. Wait staff were quick and friendly. 2nd floor venue so nice view. Food was basic, no frills but hit the spot.

Thank ayrfoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in downtown Orangestad. 2nd floor covered balcony restaurant with great views of the main street. Would be busy while a cruise ship is in town. Food was good. Great breeze too!

Thank lovetovaykay
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April 15, 2018|
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Response from MustangMiller | Reviewed this property |
Same here, a male waiter probably late 20's
January 30, 2018|
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Response from Craig F | Reviewed this property |
Hello. The only two places you can get the t shirts is either at the restaurant or on eBay
Danielle C
June 6, 2017|
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Response from 990patriciaq | Reviewed this property |
Would be recommended.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal Plaza Mall | L.G. Smith Blvd, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 583 9373
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