Cooks Restaurant

An upscale restaurant that manages to remain unpretentious, Cooks Restaurant is a family-owned restaurant where customers are invited to come on in and enjoy locale fare at its finest.


Cooks specializes in local Aruban dishes that center on seafood and USDA prime beef.

The menu features many good options, including seafood, and the influence of flavors can be intriguingly varied, including elements of both American and Aruban cuisines. When deciding how to dress for this restaurant, consider that the style of the food and service is informal. They are open for business during dinner only, so be sure not to miss their open hours.


Situated in Oranjestad, less than a hundred yards east of downtown Oranjestad, It is at 89 Wilhelminastraat.

This section of Aruba has a spread of cultural and natural attractions, making it a inviting town. The nearest visitor favorites from this establishment include Aruba Numismatic Museum and Fort Zoutman, both of which are only a quick ride away from the restaurant.

Energetic travelers are also on the lookout for the group of outdoor pursuits found about the area. Anyone who visit the area will certainly want to check out the nearby popular golf course, The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course, which is located within traveling distance of Cooks Restaurant. Besides your spikes, you might want to bring a bathing suit for Surfside Beach, which is the most nearby beach and is only three quarters of a mile away. Keep in mind these attractions aren't the only options that exist for beaches and golf courses nearby.

Nearby Restaurants

If you're looking to find another local restaurant with some similar kinds of food and/or a similar ambiance, there are lots of nearby dining spots to pick from, including Universal Seafood Restaurant. You'll find it a couple hundred yards from Cooks Restaurant.

But then again, if you're looking for something different, this region of Aruba has a large selection of dining places that will be sure to satisfy all types of diners. For instance, you could also consider Argentenian eats at El Gaucho Argentine Grill, which is a couple hundred yards away.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Cooks Restaurant accepts these credit cards: Discover, Master Card, and Visa.

Contact Info

Location: 2nd Floor, 89 Wilhelminastraat, Oranjestad, Aruba

Phone: (297) 588-4296

Secondary Phone: (297) 588-4259


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