Dining Options for Guests of Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

Hungry? Have a taste (or a whole helping) of Aruba's signature flavors by seeking out fun, local dining spots.

Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort has two different restaurants, each with a different setting and style of cuisine.

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.

The following list names the dining options available 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 these dining options, this accommodation houses a snack bar, so busy guests can grab a quick lunch. Also conveniently located on the property are 2 bars, where guests can enjoy a relaxing evening with a cocktail.

Nearby Dining

This property is located in the vicinity of several restaurants, so even picky eaters can find something that suits them. Some of the nearest restaurants off-site are Giorgio's, which serves Italian food and pizza, and The Pirate's Nest Restaurant, where they're serving up both seafood and American cuisine. For even more information about the nearest restaurants to the resort, look at the table below.

Restaurants near Bucuti and Tara
Restaurant Name Phone Style Distance Direction
Giorgio's (297) 582-3444 Informal A short distance SW
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 Very Casual 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) S
Screaming Eagle (297) 587-8021 Fine Dining Eagle Beach --

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