Eetcafé The Paddock

The Paddock is often a fun place at happy hour and no matter when you visit, its vibrant. Pictures are pasted all over the wall of visitors having a good time, so post up in The Paddock and enjoy yourself.


A dutch restaurant, they serve mostly chicken entrees and sandwiches. They do have wiener schnitzel and dutch pea soup. They have a limited selection of wine, but a full bar and some happy hour specials. IF you are really are looking for a feast though, wait for Wednesdays and Saturdays when they have an "all you can eat" rib special.

Eetcafé The Paddock is a bar and grill that serves Dutch and International dishes. The formality level you should expect at this restaurant is very casual. This dining option's open during breakfast, dinner, and lunch, so your family can enjoy this option at almost any meal.


This bistro café has a friendly feel to the place and offers a view of the harbor. The atmosphere lends itself to of more of a European place and in fact, has Dutch roots. If you are in the market for a brief respite during your shopping excursions in town, this is a great location within walking distance of many shops.


Eetcafé The Paddock is located near the center of downtown Oranjestad.

This section of Aruba has various natural and cultural attractions, all comprising this vivacious town. Two of the closest landmark sites from the restaurant include National Archaeological Museum Aruba and Museo Historico Arubano, both of which are within a reasonable driving distance of the Eetcafé The Paddock.

People who visit are also on the lookout for the group of things to do outdoors found throughout the region. Golfers who've only dreamed about playing in such a beautiful location can leisurely practice (or take serious score) at the neighborhood golf facility, The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course. Other types of travelers are content napping on Surfside Beach, which is the most convenient beach and is only a mile away. Keep in mind these two are only some of the beaches, golf courses, and outdoor sports in the surrounding area.

Nearby Restaurants

If you are looking for a restaurant that has some similar kinds of food or a similar ambiance, there is no lack of nearby places to pick from, including Pannekoekhuis. It is found about a hundred yards to the east-northeast of this restaurant.

However, if you're looking for something different, this section of Aruba provides an excellent list of food and beverage venues that will satisfy all types of diners. For example, you can try American eats at L.G. Smith's Steak & Chop House, which is about a hundred yards away.

Credit Cards Accepted

Eetcafé The Paddock accepts the following credit cards: Master Card and Visa. While the EetCafe is open every day from 9:00am until 2:00am, the kitchen stops serving food at 10:45pm.

Contact Info

Location: 13 L.G. Smith Boulevard, downtown Oranjestad, Aruba

Phone: (297) 583-2334

Secondary Phone: (297) 583-2606



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