European Cuisine in Aruba

If you can't get enough European food, don't miss out on an opportunity to spoil yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but there are a couple of restaurants in Aruba serving this style of food.

With options including everything from the informal locale of Madame Janette to the restaurants whose signature menu items are worth returning for, you could encounter a dish worth sharing - or not, as the case may be.

Before your trip begins, you can get more details about the limited, though enticing, options for European places you'll encounter during your vacation. For each of the options, click to find out more about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Flying Fishbone Restaurant

Savaneta | (297) 584-2506

Flying Fishbone Restaurant

Flying Fishbone Restaurant is located close to Lagoville; it's approximately seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the southeast of Oranjestad. The fresh taste of fish and European food make for an exciting meal at this relaxed favorite.

This peaceful, relaxing beachside restaurant has 40 tables, six of which are set right in the water. That's right, guests can actually sit right in the water as they have their dinner!

Chalet Suisse Restaurant

Eagle Beach | (297) 587-5054


Positioned 1.9 miles south west of Noord, Chalet Suisse Restaurant is located at Eagle Beach. It is 1.6 miles south-southwest of Palm Beach. Does your whole family love steak? If this describes your cravings, you should think of this place as the easiest decision you'll make all day.

The dishes at Chalet Suisse are made with the finest quality of ingredients with good selection to favor everyone’s tastes. The combination of the appealing banquet and ambiance, this 15-year-old set-up is certain to take you on a journey to antiquated days of pomp and circumstance.

Madame Janette

Palm Beach | (297) 587-0184

Madame Janette is located in the vicinity of Oranjestad; it's a mile and a half (two kilometers) to the south west of Noord. As part of their panel of European-inspired cuisine, this local spot eagerly offers their desserts and seafood.

Madame Janette is the place for those who prefer to dine in a casual atmosphere. The outdoor pebble garden presents a pleasant picture complete with tree cover and the soft glow of tabletop candles. You can dine beneath the starlit skies on the patio or even in the shelter of reed-mat awnings.

Similar Food

Urataka Center Best Pizza

If you're willing to step just outside the box, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Pizza Bob's Restaurant & Pub (297) 588-9040 Italian 2.8 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad
Little Caesar's Oranjestad (297) 583-2000 Italian 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Gostoso Cafe Restaurant (297) 588-0053 Portuguese 0.6 mi. East of Downtown Oranjestad
Bingo! Cafe And Restaurant (297) 586-2818 Dutch 0.3 mi. West of Central Noord
Urataka Center Best Pizza (297) 585-5212 Italian Macurima, Central Aruba
Da Vinci Ristorante (297) 586-3600 Italian 1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Avallone's Ristorante -- Italian Macurima, Central Aruba
Little Ceasar's Pizza (297) 583-2000 Italian 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Pizza Hut Oranjestad (297) 582-1818 Italian 2.5 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad
Sbarro Palm Beach (297) 586-4755 Italian 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord

Sometimes, the most satisfying restaurants in Aruba are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving while trekking the town of your choice. But, having the names of a couple of places in your plans, will prevent a desperate search for food. To find out more information concerning the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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