French Cuisine in Aruba

During your visit to Aruba, you'll come upon a wide range of places to have a hot meal. But guests who seek French cuisine in particular should take note of those restaurants that always feature it on the menu. And luckily, guests will have access to a pretty good variety of restaurants that offer this favorite.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the fine dining locale of Amuse Bistro to the tasty dinner service at Mathilde, you might come across a dish worth fighting over.

The list below allows you to read more about the wide selection of restaurants specializing in French food available in Aruba. Click on one of the options to get further details about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Screaming Eagle

Eagle Beach | (297) 587-8021

Screaming Eagle

Located 2.9 miles northwest of Oranjestad, Screaming Eagle is at 228 J E Irausquin Boulevard. If you're curious, Palm Beach is a short distance away to the north-northeast. This place has high standards and a beautiful decor, so foodies who aren't opposed to splurging on French culinary creations won't want to miss it. <p>The menu is extensive, featuring appetizers, entrees or a la carte selections. They offer a few vegetarian options like the caeser salad or homemade spinach tortellini.</p>

Amuse Bistro

Palm Beach | (297) 586-9949

Amuse Bistro

Amuse Bistro, which is on the premises of Playa Linda Beach Resort, is found in toward the center of Palm Beach. As soon as guests hear about it, they're already here for fantastic, fine foods served in an atmosphere that's well beyond street or bar food. <p>Choose from goat cheese and bell pepper puff pastry, lobster salad, smoked duck breast and more. Some of the most popular dishes are the truffle linguine, tenderloin on pumpkin risotto</p> <p>with shaved duck liver, rock lobster gratinated in baked potato with mustard, lemon cream and Parmesan cheese, and herb crusted lamb chops.</p> <p>For a real treat, order a "Chef's Surprise" three or five course meal. When ordering this option, you will give some input on what you like and do not like, and the chef when then make a meal just for you.</p>

2 Fools And A Bull

Palm Beach | (297) 586-7177

2 Fools And A Bull

Located 0.5 miles west of Noord, 2 Fools And A Bull is a good choice worth considering if you're going to check out this town and its surroundings. Fine dining is definitely their standard, which means those vacationers who have finer taste as well as a taste for French prepared meals should learn more. <p>Two Fools and a Bull offers a delicious five course meal uniquely crafted every night. You fill out a form ahead of time letting the chefs know of any allergies, dislikes, or other restrictions, and they craft you a meal. Make know mistake, you might not know what is coming, but it will be good.</p>

Papillon Restaurant

Palm Beach | (297) 586-5400

Located along the southern outskirts of Palm Beach, Papillon Restaurant is a smart choice for people who are going to spend time visiting this town and adjacent locations. When you and your hungry companions are thinking about delicious French food that's far from prim and proper, this simple restaurant is a safe bet. <p>Try to arrive before seven for the early bird special, or choose from fish, meat or a few vegetarian entrees and a good selection of hot or cold appetizers.</p>


Oranjestad | (297) 588-6006

Delifrance is found along the western outskirts of Oranjestad. Guests who are in the mood for sandwiches will wholly love dining here during a visit to Oranjestad. <p>Delifrance isn't a place you'll stop by for long. There, you'll find fresh, delicious breakfast and lunch goodies meant to fill your stomach for a morning or afternoon of travel, relaxation, or sightseeing.</p>

French Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
2 Fools And A Bull 0.5 mi. West of Central Noord French, International (297) 586-7177
Amuse Bistro 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Noord French (297) 586-9949
Delifrance 1.2 mi. Northwest of Downtown Oranjestad French (297) 588-6006
French Bistro 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord French (297) 586-0213
La Creperie de Paseo 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord French (297) 586-3200
Le Dome 1.4 mi. West of Central Noord Belgian, French (297) 587-1517
Mathilde 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad French (297) 583-2579
Papillon Restaurant 0.9 mi. West of Central Noord French, International (297) 586-5400
Paris Restaurant 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad French (297) 582-1363
Screaming Eagle 2.9 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad French, International (297) 587-8021

Similar Food

Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill

If seeking variety within the same genre, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
7 West (297) 588-9983 Dutch Downtown Oranjestad
Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill (297) 586-2233 Dutch 1.1 mi. West of Central Noord
Tulip Caribbean Brasserie (297) 587-0110 Dutch 2.0 mi. South West of Central Noord
Da Vinci Ristorante (297) 586-3600 Italian 1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Little Ceasar's Pizza (297) 583-2000 Italian 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Lecca Lecca Italian Gelateria (297) 588-4074 Italian Downtown Oranjestad
La Vista (297) 520-6601 Italian 1.4 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Azzurro Ristorante Italiano (297) 586-4123 Italian 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Domino's Pizza San Nicolas (297) 586-0333 Italian 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Casa Tua Pizzeria (297) 586-8470 Italian 0.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Aruba are those you didn't expect to find yourself craving while trekking the town of your choice. Of course, that doesn't mean you can't learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To read much more about the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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