Barefoot Restaurant

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As you can guess by the name, Barefoot offers beachfront dining. Their best decorations are the nearby shoreline and swaying palms, their music is the lapping waves. They have specials which change weekly, so be sure to inquire about them when you sit down.


Served with an international flair, Barefoot Restaurant focuses on Caribbean dishes such as Caribbean grouper (grouper filet topped with mango cream cheese and a light spicy mango sauce) and a beef stew after the chef's grandmother's recipe. In addition to the main menu, there is also a special menu that rotates week to week depending on what is in season and the mood of the chef.

The specialty at Barefoot Restaurant is Seafood, but the influence of flavors is varied, including elements of both Aruban and International cuisines. The formality of the menu and service to expect from this restaurant is informal. This dining option's open during dinner only, so make sure to plan your visit around the limited hours they are open.


Barefoot Restaurant breathes a tropical atmosphere. Located on a white beach, with the sounds of the ocean caressing the beach in the background. Dinner is served on the beach, or under a large palapa hut, during sunset, or under the nights sky. There are 20 tables under the palapa, and an additional 25 on the beach.


This restaurant is on the beach, positioned on the outskirts of Oranjestad, southeast of the downtown area, Barefoot Restaurant is on LG Smith Boulevard 1.

This section of Aruba has a spread of attractions and activities, making it a spirited destination. The nearest places of interest from the restaurant include Aruba Numismatic Museum and Wilhelmina Park, both of which are only a quick ride away from Barefoot Restaurant.

Energetic travelers often gravitate toward the variety of things to do outdoors in the vicinity. Whether they are golfers or not, guests who find themselves anxious to tee off can prove themselves worthy at the nearby popular golf facility, The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course. An additional possibility would be to spend some time relaxing on the warm sand -- Barefoot Restaurant is located directly on Surfside Beach.

Nearby Restaurants

For those seeking out another restaurant that has some similar kinds of food and/or a similar ambiance, there are quite a few nearby options to pick from, including Pinchos Grill & Bar.

But of course, if you want a change of pace, this part of Aruba features an excellent selection of restaurants choices that will be sure to suit the tastes of nearly every type of diner. For instance, you might also enjoy some other menu items at Moonlight Grill.

Cost, Credit Cards Accepted, and Hours

All of their great cocktails are $8.00 and they make them strong. Appetizers are less than $15.00 and the most expensive entree is the shellfish trio with lobster,shrimp and scallops, which will cost you $40.00. Barefoot Restaurant accepts the following credit cards: American Express, Discover, Master Card and Visa. Barefoot serves food everyday from from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: LG Smith Boulevard 1, Oranjestad, Aruba

Phone: (297) 588-9824

Secondary Phone: (297) 588-9834




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