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Papagayo Bar & Grill

L G Smith Boulevard 82, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583 6000
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (18 reviews)
“pitas” (2 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
L G Smith Boulevard 82, Oranjestad, Aruba
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch at the bar. Our server Riccardo was very attentive and friendly. We also would like to recognize Lindo, who was our great server at our cabana. The food and drinks were great. Relaxing atmosphere.

Thank sallystang
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Papagayo is located on the Renaissance private island. If you are not a guest you can purchase a day pass. The restaurant is lovely and the staff are wonderful. They offer a nice breakfast so you can go over to the island really early (first...More

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This loving staffmember gave me and my mother the warmest welcome, sweetest smile and a caring service of high quality. She served us with joy and you could tell that it was ginuine. We spent a whole day there and the luxury lunch with Melushkas...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After being married for 30 years we took out first ever trip to Aruba. Not sure why we waited so long because we travel often. We just always chose other destinations. This turned out to be one of the best trips we’ve ever taken together!!...More

Thank DaphnePaulette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant for breakfast and was served by Melushka She was attentive and took great care of our dining needs. My only issue is we discovered the restaurant on our last full day there Had we visited earlier in the week I would...More

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

- The chip platter, literally the first thing on the menu, was nothing more than chips straight from a bag, with 3 tiny little plastic cups of guacamole, salsa, etc. The amount of dip they provide is laughable. Over $10 for this as well. -...More

Thank TurdPilot
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Great location and venue - open air eating with views of the beach and ocean. Ordered salad - generous portion size. Great selection of cocktails on offer too. Staff were ;riendly and attentive. Definitely include a meal here within your day on the island.

Thank Theworldata
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This place was amazing!! The coconut shrimp was to die for!! I couldn't wait to go back!! The salad was good too! One of the best pizzas we have had! The bar drinks were a little different, but good. I would highly recommend.

1  Thank amyhass
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Location : Great Decor/Ambiance : Awesome Service/Staff : Friendly Food: Could be better We ordered Fish Taco, and Fish Cake .. tacos were ok, however the fish patti/cake were terrible.. dry.. over cooked and totally non edible... we had high expectations with seafood dishes esp...More

Thank nishasb
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This place is just in case you want to drink, the drinks were delicious and refreshing but i ordered a pasta salmon and the salmon was non existent, i am still looking for it in my plate. Prices were average and service was good i...More

Thank bryanmantezoni
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Questions & Answers
24 October 2016|
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Response from hairybear007 | Reviewed this property |
As above nobody checks your bags. But the island is so fantastic and worth it, ideal to get there early to get decent shade
18 July 2016|
Response from Davida R | Reviewed this property |
Yes it has. I dined there twice in April.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L G Smith Boulevard 82, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 583 6000
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