Latin American Cuisine in Aruba

If you find yourself in the mood for Latin American food, don't miss an opportunity to treat yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but you can still find a few locations in Aruba serving this style of food.


With options including everything from the very casual attitude beloved by patrons of The New Shahai Take Away to the simple cafes where drinks are as much a part of dinner as the chef-prepared favorites, you're sure to locate a menu item with all the right flavors.

Below, pursue the limited, though enticing, options for Latin American eateries you could be curious about as you explore. On each restaurant's name, click to view more information about its location, ambiance, and more.

The New Shahai Take Away

Macurima | (297) 585-0546

Positioned in Macurima, in the same area as Buena Vista, The New Shahai Take Away is a viable option worth considering if you are going to spend some time exploring this neighborhood or the surrounding area. It is east-southeast of Oranjestad. Looking for International food, but hamburgers in particular? Then you'll likely agree The New Shahai Take Away could be a must-do item on your list. Shahai Take Away is set inside a bright and chipper shack that is simply decorated so that the food is the focus rather than the decor.

Chino Latino

Monserat | (297) 586-6380

Set in Monserat, in the vicinity of Noord, Chino Latino is on J. E. Irausquin Blvd 348A. From the restaurant, Palm Beach is to the west-southwest. If the thought of Asian food combined with Latin American appeals to your palate, think about this restaurant during your trip to Aruba.

Similar Food

If seeking variety within the same genre, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Taco Bell Eagle Beach (297) 588-0225 Mexican 1.8 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad
Carlos & Charlie's (297) 582-0355 Mexican Downtown Oranjestad
Wacky Wahoo's (297) 586-7333 Argentenian 0.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
El Gaucho Argentine Grill (297) 582-3677 Argentenian 0.5 mi. East of Downtown Oranjestad
Mexicado (297) 586-1234 Mexican 1.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Iguana Cantina (297) 586-9375 Mexican 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Churromania (297) 586-7077 Mexican 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Taco Bell Santa Cruz (297) 585-5828 Mexican Macurima, Central Aruba
Delimar Peruvian Seafood Restaurant (297) 582-6139 South American 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Tierras Colombianas Restaurante (297) 583-7916 Columbian 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad

Sometimes, the most satisfying kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Aruba are those you find suddenly while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. But, noting a few different restaurants on your itinerary, will keep this aspect of your trip worry free. To discover more details regarding the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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