Prepare for an elegant dinner at this French masterpiece. The delegate food, superb service, and calming decor will have you feeling in paradise as you are treating like a king. Chef Mathilde has a long standing reputation on the island and is known as a good chef. Come see why this chef is a local favorite.


Delicate sauces, sinful desserts and excellent wines are the hallmark of Chez Mathilde. Each dish is made to order, so you will have plenty of time to linger over a glass of wine and conversation. Traditional French cuisine like coq au vin and lighter than air souffles are a mainstay. More exotic meats cooked with French spices offer up diners a more worldly flair.

Mathilde has a focus on French food that's worth licking your fork over. Expert chefs are known to plate some beautiful meals in their kitchen, as this restaurant is all about upscale food with flair. This eatery is open for dinner only, so don't be shy about checking them out during their limited operating hours.


A luxurious décor that lends itself to a decadent, classy atmosphere is just part of the dining experience at Chez Mathilde. With personable, attentive service, you can be sure that you will have a memorable time. This restored several hundred year old home lends an old world quality that is elegant yet open. There is a lush atrium area that just signifies the French ambience perfectly. Add some unobtrusive piano music and you have the perfect setting in which to celebrate any special occasion.


Mathilde is found just beyond the the center of Oranjestad.

Tourists can combine their dining experience with excellent sightseeing possibilities by patronizing one of the region's many attractions, including National Archaeological Museum Aruba.

Many guests often gravitate toward a full selection of outdoor pursuits in the area. Any golfers who drop by for the day can improve their games at the nearby popular golf course, The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course, which can be found within traveling distance of Mathilde. For those who want a mix of excitement and leisure, trek over to Surfside Beach, which you will find to be the most convenient beach and is only a short distance away away. Remember, those two aren't the only options that exist for golf courses and beaches nearby.

Nearby Restaurants

For those seeking out another restaurant in the region with some similar menu items and/or similar prices, there are at least a few nearby places to consider, including Screaming Eagle.

Of course, if you're in the mood for something different, this section of Aruba has a large selection of food and beverage establishments, where you will encounter all kinds of cuisine styles and menu items. For instance, you could also try Asian fare at Kowloon, which is a short distance away south.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Mathilde accepts these credit cards: American Express, Discover, Master Card and Visa.

Contact Info

Location: Havenstraat 23, Oranjestad, Aruba

Phone: (297) 583-2579

Secondary Phone: (297) 583-4968


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