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 specializes in both French and Mediterranean cuisines. Foodies who know when a meal's been skillfully prepared and presented will appreciate that this restaurant provides a fine dining experience. When is this restaurant option on the table? They're open during breakfast, lunch, and dinner, allowing you and your group to try this restaurant almost any time the mood strikes.


Because of the rather ample expanse of this dining establishment travelers should expect to steer clear of lengthy hold-ups at peak times. And, this makes for a wonderful dining establishment if you are dining with a large group.

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 on the premises of Papagayo Beach Resort, which is located in Jan Thiel, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Willemstad; it's to the southeast of Willemstad.

Think about combining your dining experience with excellent sightseeing possibilities by heading to one of the many area attractions nearby, including Fort Beekenburg.

People who dine here often gravitate toward the group of outdoor activities located around this district. Any golfers up for an outdoor challenge can prove themselves worthy at the closest golf club, Old Quarry Golf Course, which is not too far from Papagayo Restaurant . After a long, hot day on the links, refresh at Jan Thiel Beach, which is the closest beach and is only a short distance away. Remember, these attractions are just a couple of the beaches and golf courses within the region.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your party are trying to find another place to eat that has similar kinds of food or a similar ambiance, there is no shortage of nearby dining spots to pick from, including Wine Cellar. It's situated three and a half miles from Papagayo Restaurant .

However, if you want a change of pace, this part of Curacao provides an excellent selection of food and drink locales, where you can find all types of flavors and cuisine styles. For instance, you might also enjoy International food 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 all major credit cards.

Contact Info

Location: Willemstad, Curacao

Phone: (599) 974-7433 ext. 113




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