Dining Options for Guests of Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

While visting Aruba, many look forward to "touring" local restaurants for a deliciously authentic experience.

At Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort guests can enjoy two different restaurants, each one featuring its own style and selection.

Fine dining is made simple at Bucuti Beach with several on-site restaurants, optional meal plans, and the unique 'Dine Around' plan which allows guests to sample exotic dishes around town by purchasing vouchers for three-course meals from a wide selection of nearby restaurants.

Elements Restaurants

Healthy, fresh ingredients are the elements that make Elements Restaurant such an irresistible choice. There are three different menu options including Organic/Natural, Vegetarian/Vegan, and World Cuisine. Every morsel of food that touches your lips at this restaurant has been carefully selected to ensure high quality. Everything is all-natural, certified organic, and pasture fed. Stop by from 7:00 to 11:00 a.m. for an American buffet breakfast indoors or on the deck, while lunch can be had in the restaurant or on the beach between noon and 5:00 p.m., and dinner is served from 6:00 to 10:30 p.m. For something extra special, reserve your private table on the beach.

Carte Blanche

If you consider yourself a foodie, you won't want to pass up a meal at Carte Blanche. Chef Dennic an Daatselaar presents a five course chef's surprise paired with wines and premium mixed drinks that are chosen to amplify the unique flavors. There are only 14 seats available each evening to ensure this fine dining experience is like no other.

Tara Lounge

Located next to the reception area, guests will enjoy a full American breakfast from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Tara Lounge on a daily basis.

Below are the names of the restaurants at Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort.

Restaurants at Bucuti and Tara
Restaurant Name Style
Bucuti Restaurant and Sand Bar Informal
Carte Blanche Restaurant Fine Dining

In addition to their sit-down restaurants, the property has its own snack bar. Here, guests can grab some quick snacks to munch on throughout the day. Also, don't miss the 2 different bars on the property.

Nearby Dining

This property is within reach of several nice places to eat, so everyone is bound to find something that interests them. A few of the closest off-site restaurants are The Pirate's Nest Restaurant, which offers American cuisine and seafood, and Ike's Bistro, which has seafood as well as Caribbean food. For more restaurants located near Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort, take a look at the table below.

Restaurants near Bucuti and Tara
Restaurant Name Phone Style Distance Direction
The Pirate's Nest Restaurant (297) 583-1100 ext. 114 Very Casual 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) NNW
Ike's Bistro (297) 582-3444 Informal 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) SW
Manchebo French Steakhouse (297) 582-3444 Fine Dining 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) S
Pega Pega Beach Bar & Grill (297) 582-3444 Very Casual 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) SW
Pizza Bob's Restaurant & Pub (297) 588-9040 Very Casual 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) ESE
Ellioti's Ristorante Italiano (297) 593-6319 Informal 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) ESE
Island Breeze Coffee -- Very Casual 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) NE
Water's Edge 12° N (297) 583-8000 Informal 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) NE
Tortuga Bar & Grill (297) 583-7234 -- 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) SW
Matthew's Beachside Restaurant (297) 588-7300 Informal 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) S
M's Crepe Shack -- -- 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) S
Fusion Restaurant, Tapas, Wine & Piano Bar (297) 280-9994 Fine Dining 0.3 mi. (0.4 km) S

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