Papagayo Restaurant

The heart of Papagayo Beach & Lounge Resort is definitely in the kitchen, and the high accolades and recommendations show that the restaurant takes its position seriously. Considered to be one of the top five restaurants in Cuaracao, Papagayo is where you go when you want to make certain you'll be eating the best of the best.


The international menu at Papagayo Restaurant sees ingredients imported from around the world to make them as authentic as possible -- that is, when the head chef can't find the most fresh locally-sourced products on the island.

Everything at this restaurant is homemade, and that means that if you have any dietary concerns, the kitchen can work with you with no problem.

If you're overwhelmed and can't decide what to order, consider these items, which are the most popular choices: sauteed foie gras with caramelized apple, almond shavings, infused with aloe vera and Pedro

Ximenez; Wagyu beef tenderloin with potato mousseline, green beans, fresh truffle shavings, and syrup

of Pedro Ximenez; and grilled lobster with truffle ravioli, sautéed spinach, marinated scallops with a chanterelles sauce.

Papagayo Restaurant serves dishes influenced by French and Mediterranean cuisines. Expert chefs are known to plate some beautiful meals in their kitchen, as this restaurant provides fine fare in a setting that's equally dressed for the occasion. This eatery is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so your family can sample their cuisine at almost any meal.


Considering the slightly grand scope of this dining establishment vacationers may expect to avoid extended hold-ups at peak hours. Additionally, it is a great restaurant if you and your traveling companions are arriving with a large party.

During the day, the sunlight shines into Papagayo giving it a bright, welcoming atmosphere. As the sun sets however, the restaurant becomes more subdued offering up a romantic setting for one of the best meals of your life.


This restaurant is a part of Papagayo Beach Resort, which is found in Jan Thiel, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Willemstad; it is to the southeast of Willemstad.

This section of Curacao has your choice of landmarks and attractions, proud to call itself part of a vibrant area of town. The nearest visitor favorites from their location include Curacao Sea Aquarium and Fort Beekenburg, both of which are within a quick trip of Papagayo Restaurant .

Many travelers also tend to love the group of fun activities located around this district. Whether they are golfers or not, guests who visit the area should consider reserving a tee time at the nearby popular golf club, Old Quarry Golf Course, which can be found not too far from Papagayo Restaurant . And what makes a breezy round of golf even better? A nap afterwards at Jan Thiel Beach, which you will find to be the nearest beach and is only a short distance away. And, those two attractions are among a few different options for beaches, golf courses, and outdoor sports in the surrounding area.

Nearby Restaurants

If you are trying to find a local restaurant that has similar kinds of food or a similar atmosphere, there are at least a few nearby dining spots to consider, including Wine Cellar. It is situated three and a half miles from Papagayo Restaurant .

On the other hand, if you're looking for a change of pace, this section of Curacao features an impressive range of dining possibilities that will surely satisfy nearly every kind of diner. For example, you might also consider trying International cuisine at Chogogo Terrace, which is located right on the beach.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Good food comes at a price, and at Papagayo, the price can be steep at times. While the average entree at this spot rings in at around $35 to $50(USD), you can expect to pay almost $90(USD) for the Wagyu Beef with Potato Mousseline with haricot verts, fresh truffle shavings, and Pedro Ximenez syrup. There is a six course tasting menu available as well, for a reasonable total (when you consider the rest of the menu) of $175(USD).

Papagayo Restaurant accepts major credit cards.

Contact Info

Location: Willemstad, Curacao

Phone: (599) 974-7433 ext. 113




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