Latin American Cuisine in Aruba

If you find yourself in the mood for Latin American cuisine, don't pass up an opportunity to indulge yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, there are a few locations in Aruba where you can sample this kind of food.


With lots to tempt your palate, from the very casual locale of The New Shahai Take Away to the dives whose signature menu items are worth adding to your vacation scrapbook, you might come across a dish that tempts your taste buds.

Use the list below to read more about the limited, though enticing, options for Latin American restaurants that you may hear about during your vacation. You can click each restaurant's name to see more important info about its hours, location, and other offerings.

The New Shahai Take Away

Macurima | (297) 585-0546

The New Shahai Take Away is located near Buena Vista; it is to the east of Oranjestad. Pay a visit or two to Macurima when you're feeling like a knock-out serving of hamburgers. <p>From hamburgers and sandwiches, to steak and numerous local dishes, the New Shahai offers more diversity than you probably expect. The two things every dish have in common are the good taste and quick perpetration.</p>

Chino Latino

Monserat | (297) 586-6380

Positioned in Monserat, near Noord, Chino Latino is a logical selection for people who are going to check out this neighborhood. It is east-northeast of Palm Beach. On top of Latin American cuisine, this restaurant features a selection of Asian preparations, so it's a great option for guests who want to try some unique combinations.

Similar Food

Also worth considering if you really love Latin American food, there are more options from this same flavor palette at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Mexicado (297) 586-1234 Mexican 1.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Taco Bell Santa Cruz (297) 585-5828 Mexican Macurima, Central Aruba
Churromania (297) 586-7077 Mexican 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Riu Antillas Mexican Restaurant (297) 526-4100 Mexican 1.1 mi. West of Central Noord
The Kitchen (297) 584-7890 Brazilian 1.2 mi. Northwest of Downtown Oranjestad
Taco Bell Eagle Beach (297) 588-0225 Mexican 2.7 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad
Texas De Brazil (297) 586-4686 Brazilian 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
El Gaucho Argentine Grill (297) 582-3677 Argentenian 0.5 mi. East of Downtown Oranjestad
Tierras Colombianas Restaurante (297) 583-7916 Columbian 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Tango Argentine Grill (297) 586-8600 Argentenian 0.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord

Some of the most memorable restaurants in Aruba are those you didn't expect to find yourself craving while journeying to and from your hotel. At the same time, it doesn't hurt to have a few favorites on the itinerary. To read more information about the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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