Mediterranean Cuisine in Aruba

During your travels through Aruba, expect to be able to sample a variety of quick-service, sit-down, and fine dining establishments. But guests who seek Mediterranean cuisine in particular won't want to miss the restaurants serving this favorite. Expect to see a respectable number of options that feature this cuisine.

With so much to try, from the informal locale of Ike's Bistro to the tasty dinner service at Yemanja Woodfired Grill, you may very well stumble upon something with just the right elements.


Before your trip begins, you can get more details about the group of popular establishments where guests can grab Mediterranean food. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to get further details about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Scala Restaurant

Palm Beach | (297) 586-2277

Scala Restaurant, on the premises of Paseo Herencia Mall, is located toward the northeastern outskirts of Palm Beach, near Noord. Both exuberant and exhausted travelers love that this restaurant is very informal, which is important because patrons won't need to get dressed up to order and indulge in whatever sounds good. Try the french onion soup or the caprese salad for an appetizer.The catch of the day or the mahi mahi are just a few of the great selections of seafood entrees.

Scabeche Restaurant & Bar

Noord | (297) 586-0740

Scabeche Restaurant & Bar, which is part of Caribbean Palm Village, is a logical selection for guests thinking about spending some time seeing the island; it's 0.7 miles to the east-northeast of Noord. The fresh taste of fish and Mediterranean cuisine get along famously at this friendly favorite.

Ike's Bistro

Manchebo | (297) 582-3444

Ike's Bistro is on the same premises as Manchebo Beach Resort & Spa. Oranjestad is approximately two miles (approximately three kilometers) to the southeast. Seafood and Mediterranean flair both share the spotlight at this noteworthy restaurant. The young chef that heads the kitchen is inspired by Mediterranean and Caribbean flavors, so here they are joined to create a menu of gourmet fusion fare.

Le Bistro

Palm Beach | (297) 586-7393

Le Bistro, a part of Paseo Herencia Mall, is located near the middle of Palm Beach. Considered an informal place to dine, it's like a mecca for hungry, intrigued travelers touring the town. With such delicious selections at Le Bistro, be glad the menu is not extensive, featuring a few fish entrees, soups, salads and tapas.

Caffe Baci

The vicinity of Palm Beach | (297) 586-4466 ext. 59

Caffe Baci, which is part of Westin Resort & Casino, is situated in the vicinity of Noord; it is 0.4 miles to the south-southwest of Palm Beach. Looking to enjoy plain delicious Mediterranean food in a refreshingly casual and classy environment? Don't miss the naturally relaxing bites and backdrop at this dining option. Its vibrant trattoria-style motif creates a festive mood.

Mediterranean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Caffe Baci 1.1 mi. West of Central Noord Italian, Mediterranean (297) 586-4466 ext. 59
Ike's Bistro 2.0 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad Caribbean, Mediterranean (297) 582-3444
Le Bistro 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord Mediterranean (297) 586-7393
Scabeche Restaurant & Bar 0.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Noord Mediterranean (297) 586-0740
Scala Restaurant 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord Caribbean, Mediterranean (297) 586-2277
Yemanja Woodfired Grill Downtown Oranjestad Caribbean, Mediterranean (297) 588-4711
Zuzuroh 2.0 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad Greek, Italian, Mediterranean (297) 587-2725

Similar Food

Flying Fishbone Restaurant

When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, you will find similar ingredients and influences at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
La Creperie de Paseo (297) 586-3200 French 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Segafredo Zanetti Espresso (297) 586-7483 Italian 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord
Lekker Bar & Restaurant (297) 586-2770 Dutch 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord
Domino's Pizza San Nicolas (297) 586-0333 Italian 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Madame Janette (297) 587-0184 European 2.0 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
French Bistro (297) 586-0213 French 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord
Le Petit Cafe (297) 586-4046 Italian 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Taste of Belgium Restaurant (297) 586-6388 Belgian 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Paris Restaurant (297) 582-1363 French 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Cafe Milano (297) 586-7070 Italian 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Noord

Sometimes, the most satisfying places to dine in Aruba are the ones you find unexpectedly while walking the streets near your hotel. However, that doesn't mean you can't plan ahead. To learn more about the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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