Italian Cuisine on Curacao

While exploring Curaçao, expect to be impressed by the wide range of places to eat. Those who adore Italian cuisine particularly won't want to miss the places known for this style of cooking. Fortunately, there's a good bunch of places that feature it on their menus.

From the pleasant, very casual atmosphere beloved by diners at Pizza Hut Brionplein to the tempting dinner service at Domino's Willemstad, there is a choice for every traveler and any desired budget.


Below, read up on the places where guests can grab Italian food. For each option that interests you, click the name to see the full article about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

La Pergola

Downtown Willemstad | (599-9)-461-2500

Positioned in the heart of downtown Willemstad, La Pergola is on the premises of Plaza Hotel Curaçao, and is a viable option for vacationers thinking about staying near this neighborhood. Not only is this restaurant famed for Italian cooking and their signature staple of pasta, but wouldn't you know they're also masters of pizza.

Cielo Ristorante Italiano

The vicinity of Willemstad | (599-9) 462-5000

Located toward the western outskirts of Piscadera, Cielo Ristorante Italiano is a part of Hilton Curaçao. If you're curious, Piscadera is a quarter mile (a half kilometer) to the east. Thinking about Italian food, and definitely need some pasta? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, you may as well make this place the one thing everyone will harmonize over. Pair a fine Italian wine with a classic, homemade pasta dish or risotto.

Pizza Hut Brionplein

Punda | (599-9) 465-6767

Positioned in downtown Willemstad, Pizza Hut Brionplein is a logical selection worth considering if you're going to check out this neighborhood or the surrounding area. Don't hesitate to pass through Punda if you love Italian food, but especially crave pizza. At Pizza Hut, you choose the toppings. Build a pizza to your specifications and let the Hut do the work. You can also order chicken wings, pastas, and salad to go with your meal.

Il Forno Pizzeria

Punda | (599-9) 736-2323

Situated in downtown Willemstad, Il Forno Pizzeria is on SBN Doornmanweg 35C. As part of a menu decked with Italian food, this potential favorite boasts about their pasta and pizza. Traditional brick oven pizza, pastas, and salads make up the dinner menu at Il Forno. For a delicious dessert, try the authentic gelati.

Pizza Hut Sta. Maria

The vicinity of Willemstad | (599-9) 868-8277

People that are compelled to eat pizza will thoroughly like eating here during a trip to the vicinity of Willemstad. At Pizza Hut, you choose the toppings. Build a pizza to your specifications and let the Hut do the work. You can also order chicken wings, pastas, and salad to go with your meal.

Italian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Cafe Italia Downtown Willemstad Italian (599-9) 461-3730
Cielo Ristorante Italiano 2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Otrabanda Italian (599-9) 462-5000
Domino's Willemstad Willemstad Italian (599-9) 736-6555
Gelati Bella Italia Willemstad Italian (999) 738-8398
Il Forno Pizzeria Downtown Willemstad Italian (599-9) 736-2323
La Pergola Downtown Willemstad Italian (599-9)-461-2500
Pasta & Pizza Downtown Willemstad Italian (599-9) 465-6450
Pizza Hut Brionplein Downtown Willemstad Italian (599-9) 465-6767
Pizza Hut Sta. Maria The vicinity of Willemstad Italian (599-9) 868-8277

Similar Food

Playa Porto Mari Beachside Restaurant

If you're willing to step just outside the box, there are other categories to tackle, including establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
The Green House Restaurant (599-9) 767-7775 / (599-9) 767-9997 Lebanese Willemstad
Playa Porto Mari Beachside Restaurant (999) 864-7558 Dutch 1.4 mi. West of Central St. Willibrordus
Bistro Le Clochard (599-9) 462-5666 Swiss Downtown Willemstad
Sjalotte 599-9-462-6111 European 2.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Otrabanda
Point Snack (599-9) 737-7422 Dutch The vicinity of Willemstad
Papagayo Restaurant (599) 974-7433 ext. 113 Mediterranean 4.0 mi. Southeast of Central Willemstad
Wine Cellar (599) 9 461-2178 French 0.6 mi. East-Southeast of Downtown Willemstad
Landhuis Daniel (599-9) 864-8400 French Westpunt, Northwestern part of Curacao
Karakter (599) 9 864-2233 French 1.6 mi. South West of Central St. Willibrordus

And you can of course sample the mainstay dishes found at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Subway Rio Canario (599-9) 888-7300 Pizza Willemstad
Subway Sta. Maria (599-9) 868-0349 Pizza Willemstad
Subway Brievengat (599-9) 736-1156 Pizza Brievengat, Central Curacao
Anchor Restaurant (599) 9 462-2982 Pasta Downtown Willemstad
Mundo Bizarro -- Pasta 0.4 mi. Southeast of Downtown Willemstad
Cabana Beach (005) 999-4631 ext. 600 Pizza 3.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central Otrabanda
Subway Otrobanda (599-9) 461-1661 Pizza Downtown Willemstad

Sometimes, the most exciting dining destinations in Curaçao are the ones that you decide upon spontaneously as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. But, jotting down the important details of a few interesting-sounding restaurants on your schedule, will make life easier when no one can decide. To read more information regarding the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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