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Washington 61, Noord, Aruba
+297 586 4544
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp” (193 reviews)
“casserole” (25 reviews)
“steak” (88 reviews)
Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Washington 61, Noord, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful restaurant with lots of tables surrounding a pool and under iluminatedi tree branches. Food was very good and the service was nice too.

Thank Gisele864
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were seated at a lovely table at poolside. Our waiter was attentive and took great care in making sure the chef was aware of my food allergies. We both loved our entrees and appetizers. A very sweet evening.

Thank Susanlynn212
Reviewed 5 days ago

Superb atmosphere in an older home. Our party of 6 were seated in a semi private room near the pool with white table clothes with soothing music was playing in the background.. The food was delicious, Our group had a variety of foods all excellently...More

Thank Wendell S
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have ate here many times, most were good, but were very disappointed when we ate there last week. Service was extremely slow, forgetting drink orders etc. We were a group of 8, some had good meals, some not. My tenderloin was awesome, but baked...More

Thank 1Rookie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We're long time visiters to Aruba but first timers to this restaurant. The setting is very pretty in the garden of an old plantation house with tables set up all around the pool and throughout the yard. The service was a bit over solicitous at...More

Thank lucyl64
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first trip to Papiamento was also our last after the poor experience. The ambiance is nice as long as you’re seated at a table directly by the pool, otherwise there’s not much to the outdoor atmosphere. The wait staff was not as friendly as...More

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exquisite atmosphere, older home with white table clothes surrounding an inground pool,individual rooms for private setting. The food was delicious, I had the Madame butterfly steak on hot slate so the steak can cook to your liking while pleasant music was playing in the background.

Thank nick D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were having a nice dinner when it started raining a little. The staff gave Everyone sitting umbrellas and there was a packed house Fortunately we had just finished eating when the skies opened up and we went inside Then left in a taxi Good...More

1  Thank PeterLongIsland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say that the food was good, however the service wasn't and is such a shame because is so beautiful the restaurant... we have to wait a lot to can order the food because with the waiters that went to our table weren't...More

1  Thank María G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been trying restaurants all over this Island looking for anything that would offer some atmosphere and we found it at Papiamento. Five stars on the food and the evening was gorgeous around a lighted pool under the lighted trees. Beautiful place.

Thank NMlocal
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18 November 2017|
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Response from dtrottier2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you need to go to their reservation site, when you put the restaurant's name in Google, scroll down and you will see it. Enjoy.
28 August 2017|
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Response from NJ_Travelerz | Reviewed this property |
I recommend beginning of June. Specify poolside if that is your preference (tables of 2 only)
11 December 2016|
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Response from patschenectady | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely can buy a certificate. They present you with a beautiful gift certificate with name to whom it is going and from, very nicely done.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$45
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Washington 61, Noord, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Noord
  • Phone Number: +297 586 4544
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