Eclectic Cuisine in Oranjestad

Throughout Aruba, expect to happen upon a great number of restaurants, cafes, and places with delicious cocktails. Those who adore eclectic cuisine particularly should check out the restaurants that dub it their specialty. And luckily, guests will have access to several restaurants within this culinary category.

Restaurants Map

With lots to tempt your palate, from the informal setting of Papiamento Restaurant to the tempting dinner service at Carte Blanche Restaurant, it really is possible to find the dish worth fighting over.

The list below allows you to get a taste for the large collection of eclectic establishments to be enjoyed. Click each option to view more information about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Pure Beach Restaurant

The vicinity of Palm Beach | (297) 586-6066

Located 1.3 miles west of Noord, Pure Beach Restaurant is located at Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort, and is a smart choice that's worth considering if you're thinking about spending some time seeing this part of Aruba. In case you're wondering, Palm Beach is about three quarters of a mile (about a kilometer) to the northeast. Fine dining is definitely their standard, so those who favor that type of dining as well as eclectic fare will consider the trip worth it.

The international menu has everything you could dream of, from nachos and buffalo wings to pizzas, burgers, pastas, and a few jerk items.

Laguna

Palm Beach | (297) 526-6612

Laguna, on the premises of Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino, is located just outside the heart of Palm Beach. When the boisterous crew is looking out for memorable eclectic cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere, this informal restaurant is just the thing.

There are a variety of American options like fresh fruit, fluffy pancakes, omelettes cooked to order and more.

Blue Dolphin Bar & Restaurant

(317) 362-3572 ext. 0

Positioned in Aruba Blue Village, in the same general area as Oranjestad, Blue Dolphin Bar & Restaurant is located at Aruba Blue Village. Noord is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the northeast. Searching for hot, shareable plates of food in a fun and completely informal setting? Then go enjoy the laid-back backdrop at this bar and grill.

Carte Blanche Restaurant

The vicinity of Palm Beach | (297) 586-3339

Located 1.0 mile west of Noord, Carte Blanche Restaurant is on the premises of Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort, and is a viable option for guests thinking about exploring this area of Aruba. It is 0.5 miles south of Palm Beach. This is a popular choice, particularly because they offer a refined dining experience suitable for special nights and occasions; or perhaps just a break from quick-service restaurants.

Every night is a new experience as Chef Dennis van Daatselaar creates a different menu based on the freshest and highest quality of available ingredients available. To compliment the meal, Carte Blanche has a fine selection of spirits from the bar and a well-known wine pairing. Each of the five courses is prepared in front of the guests, who enjoy banter with the chef while he cooks and they eat.

Lobby Cafe

The vicinity of Palm Beach | 297 5 206580

Lobby Cafe, a part of Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, is situated near Noord; it's about three quarters of a mile (a little more than a kilometer) to the north of Palm Beach. Got comfort food on the brain? Actually, either way make this restaurant the one stop that you'll each love for a different reason.

eclectic Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Blue Dolphin Bar & Restaurant 2.0 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad Eclectic (317) 362-3572 ext. 0
Bo Café Palm Beach, 3.7 mi. North of Central Oranjestad Eclectic (297) 586-8259
Buccaneer Restaurant The vicinity of Palm Beach, 3.2 mi. North of Central Oranjestad Eclectic, International (297) 586-6172
Café de Plaza Downtown Oranjestad Eclectic (297) 583-8826
Carte Blanche Restaurant The vicinity of Palm Beach, 3.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Oranjestad Eclectic (297) 586-3339
Gilligan's Beach Grill Restaurant Palm Beach, 3.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Oranjestad Eclectic (297) 586-6555
Kowloon Downtown Oranjestad Asian, Eclectic (297) 582-4950
Laguna Palm Beach, 3.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Oranjestad Eclectic (297) 526-6612
Lobby Cafe The vicinity of Palm Beach, 4.5 mi. North of Central Oranjestad Eclectic 297 5 206580
Mulligan's Golf Cafe 2.4 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad Caribbean, Eclectic, International +297 523 50 62
Papiamento Restaurant Noord, 3.2 mi. North of Central Oranjestad Caribbean, Eclectic, International (297) 586-4544
Pinchos Grill & Bar 0.8 mi. Southeast of Downtown Oranjestad Eclectic, International (297) 583-2666
Pure Beach Restaurant The vicinity of Palm Beach, 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Oranjestad Eclectic, International (297) 586-6066
Savaneta Ice Cream Parlor Savaneta, 7.3 mi. Southeast of Central Oranjestad Eclectic (297) 584-1748
Tomato Charlies Pizzaria Palm Beach, 3.7 mi. North of Central Oranjestad Eclectic (297) 586-0900
Tropic Ice Cream & Snack 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad Eclectic (297) 583-9659

Guests often find that the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Aruba are those you find suddenly during your daytime travels. However, that doesn't mean you can't plan on visiting specific venues. To learn more information regarding the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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