Mexican Cuisine in Aruba

During your travels through Aruba, you'll come upon a savory selection of options when it comes to dining. If you're admittedly obsessed with Mexican food, you will want to visit the various establishments that dub it their specialty. Get a feel for the Mexican dishes awaiting you and the ambiances to choose from.

With so much to try, from the informal locale of Mexicado to the inviting dinner and lunch at Taco Bell Eagle Beach, you may very well stumble upon something that tempts your taste buds.

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Below, you can read more about the selection of restaurants in Aruba that offer Mexican fare. Click on one of the options to learn more about its location, style, and more.

Mexicado

Palm Beach | (297) 586-1234

Mexicado, a part of Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino, is situated in the heart of Palm Beach. For those visitors in need of a really excellent Mexican meal without a big to-do, this mellow restaurant is a pretty good choice. <p>Market-style gourmet Mexican fare paired with a list of handcrafted tequila cocktails is what Mexicado has to offer its guests. Their most popular selling items are the fajitas, homemade guacamole, ceviche, and enchiladas.</p>

Iguana Cantina

Palm Beach | (297) 586-9375

Iguana Cantina, which is on the premises of Paseo Herencia Mall, can be found in the northern outskirts of Palm Beach, near Noord. Out-of-towners who are compelled to eat tacos will fully enjoy stopping here during a trip to Palm Beach. <p>Each meal starts off with a complimentary basket of tortilla chips and salsa. From there, the menu includes taco, burritos, nachos, fajitas, quesadillas, and other Tex-Mex favorites. Most dishes include a side of rice and beans that fill you up fast.</p>

Riu Antillas Mexican Restaurant

The vicinity of Palm Beach | (297) 526-4100

Riu Antillas Mexican Restaurant, which is on the premises of Riu Palace Antillas, is located near Noord; it is 0.4 miles to the south-southwest of Palm Beach. Seeking a satisfying meal in a refreshingly casual and classy location? Then start strolling towards the mellow set-up and menu over at Riu Antillas Mexican Restaurant.

Taco Bell Santa Cruz

Macurima | (297) 585-5828

Taco Bell Santa Cruz is located close to Buena Vista; it is to the east of Oranjestad. You'd be lucky to find yourself in Macurima if you love Mexican food, but especially crave tacos. <p>Drive through, carry out, or choose to dine in the lobby, which features booths, tables for two, and other tables that can be pushed together to accommodate larger parties.</p>

Taco Bell Eagle Beach

The vicinity of Palm Beach | (297) 588-0225

Taco Bell Eagle Beach is found in the vicinity of Oranjestad; it's 1.7 miles to the south of Palm Beach. Got tacos on the brain? If this describes your cravings, make this restaurant a priority on your agenda. <p>Drive through, carry out, or choose to dine in the lobby, which features booths, tables for two, and other tables that can be pushed together to accommodate larger parties.</p>

Mexican Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Churromania 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord Mexican (297) 586-7077
Iguana Cantina 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Noord Mexican (297) 586-9375
Mexicado 1.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord Mexican (297) 586-1234
Riu Antillas Mexican Restaurant 1.1 mi. West of Central Noord Mexican (297) 526-4100
Taco Bell Eagle Beach 2.7 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad Mexican (297) 588-0225
Taco Bell Santa Cruz Macurima, Central Aruba Mexican (297) 585-5828

Similar Food

For something different in the same ballpark, there are similar flavors to be experienced at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
El Gaucho Argentine Grill (297) 582-3677 Argentenian 0.5 mi. East of Downtown Oranjestad
Wacky Wahoo's (297) 586-7333 Argentenian 0.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
The New Shahai Take Away (297) 585-0546 Latin American Macurima, Central Aruba
Delimar Peruvian Seafood Restaurant (297) 582-6139 South American 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Tango Argentine Grill (297) 586-8600 South American 0.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Tierras Colombianas Restaurante (297) 583-7916 Columbian 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Texas De Brazil (297) 586-4686 Tex-Mex 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
The Kitchen (297) 584-7890 Brazilian 1.2 mi. Northwest of Downtown Oranjestad
Chino Latino (297) 586-6380 Latin American 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Noord

Or you might want to try a signature dish, such as the tacos, which is available both at Pega Pega Beach Bar & Grill and Palms Restaurant.

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Aruba are those that you didn't think you'd ever wander into while trekking the town of your choice. But of course, it's still a good idea to make a list of specific places to try. To discover more details regarding the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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