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Wacky Wahoo's

Palm Beach 33B, Noord, Aruba
+297 586 7333
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wahoo” (227 reviews)
“ceviche” (156 reviews)
“fresh fish” (118 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Palm Beach 33B, Noord, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I tried calling to get a reservation but was unsuccessful. The front desk at my Hotel ended up getting us a reservation for 5:30pm. We took a taxi to the restaurant but walked back, it's not far from the high rises. Our waiter was excellent...More

Thank Jeff V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took a cab here with my wife after seeing these great reviews (around 6pm on a Wednesday in May) only to be rudely turned away for not having a reservation, despite there being tons of open tables scattered around. Can't comment on the food but...More

Thank C_Aalexander_H
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As another said, don't let the outward appearance- strip center- deter you. The food was absolutely amazing! Wait staff friendly and accommodating. The barracuda- chefs special YUM! Blackened mahi-mahi with shrimp and scallops perfectly prepared. Calamari and shrimp appetizer melted in your mouth. Large portions...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our favorite restaurant in Aruba. Everything is so fresh and cooked to perfection. The best seafood ceveche we have ever had and portions are large. Must get reservation for this restaurant several days ahead, well worth it.

Thank EAKirk
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place didn't look like much from the outside, next door to a sex shop but t bff e food is amazing, you need reservations We liked it so much we went back 2 days later

Thank cher4ever
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this gem based on the recommendation from our taxi driver. We told him we were looking for an authentic restaurant with delicious seafood. I was initially taken aback by the restaurant's exterior. Luckily, that didn't deter us from going in. The restaurant...More

Thank WD704
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The best fish we had on Aruba was at Wacky Wahoo's. The blackened Barracuda was fantastic and the sides were delicious too. The only disappointing part of the meal was the service. There were not enough wait staff to handle the customers, we only saw...More

Thank Bryan P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great service, great food. Need a reservation. The grouper topped with lobster, grilled veggies, corn bread and plantain! Superb!

Thank Marie D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Reservations are difficult...3PM - 5PM window to make them. Concierge at AMBR finally got thru...Lucky for us. Seating capacity is 60 - 70 +- so the tables are limited. The food was remarkable with enormous portions. The preparation and presentation were stellar. Staff was professional...More

Thank Barry23451
Reviewed 4 days ago

We'd been warned it's hard to get a reservation at this restaurant so full marks to the concierge at the Marriott who managed to get us a prime booking - 8pm on a Saturday. It's very unassuming and laid back, right next door to a...More

Thank bamNorthEast
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Mary Ann E
Can they accommodate a large group, 12? Also, is it too soon to call for August?
22 May 2017|
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Response from DTD715 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - they can accommodate 12 you'd just have to give them a "heads up". When we were there we saw a party of 10. I think it may be too early to call but it wouldn't hurt calling and asking. It is a small restaurant... More
How can I make a reservation online?
22 May 2017|
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Response from LadyJessica1st | Reviewed this property |
Our hotel made our reservation for us. they only take calls for reservations in afternoon for a short period of time.
How can I make a reservation online?
22 May 2017|
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Response from JOHN E | Reviewed this property |
We just walked in, even though they were booked. We had a party of only two, and had to wait (bar was full) about 1/2 hr. but they seated us. We then asked for a reservation for two nights in advance, but they were booked... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palm Beach 33B, Noord, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Noord
  • Phone Number: +297 586 7333
  • E-mail
Near all the high rise hotels, just up the street from a Wendy's