A family owned institution in Aruba since 1941, Charlie's is a must see. Decorated in abundance with artifacts and pictures of eclectic local and family history, this kitschy little spot will win your affection.
The food is Caribbean style pub grub; steak and seafood dominate the menu.
Charlie's Restaurant and Bar is a bar and grill that offers Caribbean and International cuisines, as well as seafood. The formality level you should expect at this restaurant is very casual. They are open for business during both dinner and lunch, so consider giving it a try one day.
Charlie's Restaurant and Bar can be found on the island of Aruba, near Lagoville; it's to the southeast of Oranjestad.
This part of Aruba has many camera-worthy sites, happy to be situated among a colorful area that's an attraction all its own. The nearest landmark sites from their location include San Nicolas Community Museum and Aruba Model Train Museum, both of which are just a short drive from Charlie's Restaurant and Bar.
There are a number of convenient outdoor pursuits and other activities to enjoy if you have space in your itinerary. Tourists up for an outdoor challenge could set up a tee time at the nearby golf club, Aruba Golf Club. Besides your spikes, you might want to bring a bathing suit for , which you will find to be the closest beach and is only a mile and a half away. Also, those are only some of the golf courses and beaches nearby.
If you're hoping to find a local restaurant that has some similar kinds of food or a similar ambiance, there is no lack of nearby dining spots to choose from, including Flying Fishbone Restaurant. You'll find it two and a half miles from Charlie's Restaurant and Bar.
On the other hand, if you're looking for a change of pace, this part of Aruba has an excellent list of food and beverage venues that will suit the tastes of nearly any type of diner. For instance, you might also consider trying the food offered by El Gallo Rojo.
Charlie's Restaurant and Bar accepts these credit cards: American Express, Discover, Master Card and Visa. Charlie's Bar is only open Monday through Saturday from 11:30am until 9:30pm.
Location: Main Street, 56 Zeppenfeldstraat, Aruba
Phone: (297) 584-5086
Secondary Phone: (297) 584-1640
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