French Cuisine in Oranjestad

Throughout Aruba, expect to come upon a tempting spread of places to dine. Fans of French cuisine should check out the restaurants that always feature it on the menu. Lucky for hungry guests, there's a good bunch of restaurants of this theme.

With many options, from the fine dining backdrop at Screaming Eagle to the tempting dinner service at Amuse Bistro, you might come across a dish you'll return for again and again.

Below, read up on the large collection of restaurants specializing in French food throughout Aruba. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to read more about its location, ambiance, and more.

Screaming Eagle

Eagle Beach | (297) 587-8021

Screaming Eagle

Located 2.9 miles northwest of Oranjestad, Screaming Eagle is at 228 J E Irausquin Boulevard. If you're wondering, Palm Beach is a short distance away to the north-northeast. The atmosphere here is decidedly formal, so guests who want to indulge, celebrate, or simply experience French food should make the trip.

The menu is extensive, featuring appetizers, entrees or a la carte selections. They offer a few vegetarian options like the caeser salad or homemade spinach tortellini.

Delifrance

Oranjestad | (297) 588-6006

Situated along the western outskirts of Oranjestad, Delifrance is a logical choice worth considering if you're thinking about staying near this part of the city and the surrounding area. Do you just have to have sandwiches during your visit to Aruba? Even if it's outside your norm, there's no shame in it being a done-deal, as far as your itinerary goes.

Delifrance isn't a place you'll stop by for long. There, you'll find fresh, delicious breakfast and lunch goodies meant to fill your stomach for a morning or afternoon of travel, relaxation, or sightseeing.

2 Fools And A Bull

Palm Beach | (297) 586-7177

2 Fools And A Bull

Located 0.5 miles west of Noord, 2 Fools And A Bull is on Palm Beach Road 17. As soon as guests hear about it, they're already here for an upscale dining experience for special occasions requiring something beyond so-called beach eats.

This small, intimate restaurant features a U-Shaped bar where all diners sit. On the other side of the bar is the kitchen, allowing guests to watch the whole process of the preparation and cooking of their meal.

Amuse Bistro

Palm Beach | (297) 586-9949

Amuse Bistro

Amuse Bistro, part of Playa Linda Beach Resort, is found in near the middle of Palm Beach. Formal dining is the standard here, which means foodies who have finer taste as well as a taste for French food will want to check it out.

There is no rush. Sit back and enjoy a glass of wine paired with each of your plates. Allow Amuse Bistro's friendly and attentive staff to make your visit an enjoyable experience, no matter the occasion. Amuse Bistro is the place where your taste buds will be delighted. Set along a busy street, the dining area is mostly outdoors but covered, making for a lively setting.

Papillon Restaurant

Palm Beach | (297) 586-5400

Positioned in the southern outskirts of Palm Beach, Papillon Restaurant is a good option worth considering if you are going to explore this town and adjacent areas. When you're hoping to find delicious French food without all the fuss, this breezy restaurant is a pretty good choice.

Try to arrive before seven for the early bird special, or choose from fish, meat or a few vegetarian entrees and a good selection of hot or cold appetizers.

French Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
2 Fools And A Bull Palm Beach, 3.5 mi. North of Central Oranjestad French, International (297) 586-7177
Amuse Bistro Palm Beach, 4.1 mi. North of Central Oranjestad French (297) 586-9949
Delifrance 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Oranjestad French (297) 588-6006
French Bistro Sabana Lider, 2.9 mi. North of Central Oranjestad French (297) 586-0213
La Creperie de Paseo Palm Beach, 4.1 mi. North of Central Oranjestad French (297) 586-3200
Le Dome The vicinity of Palm Beach, 3.4 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad Belgian, French (297) 587-1517
Mathilde 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad French (297) 583-2579
Papillon Restaurant Palm Beach, 3.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Oranjestad French, International (297) 586-5400
Paris Restaurant 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad French (297) 582-1363
Screaming Eagle Eagle Beach, 2.9 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad French, International (297) 587-8021

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Flying Fishbone Restaurant

You may crave something slightly different, in which case maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Le Petit Cafe (297) 586-4046 Italian Palm Beach, 4.0 mi. North of Central Oranjestad
Flying Fishbone Restaurant (297) 584-2506 European Savaneta, 7.5 mi. Southeast of Central Oranjestad
Yemanja Woodfired Grill (297) 588-4711 Mediterranean Downtown Oranjestad
Linda's Pancakes & Pizza's (297) 586-3378 Dutch Noord, 3.4 mi. North of Central Oranjestad
Urataka Center Best Pizza (297) 585-5212 Italian Macurima, 3.5 mi. East of Central Oranjestad
Aromi d'Italia Café -- Italian Palm Beach, 4.0 mi. North of Central Oranjestad
Caffe Baci (297) 586-4466 ext. 59 Mediterranean The vicinity of Palm Beach, 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Oranjestad
Coffee For You (297) 582-2906 Italian 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Domino's Pizza Palm Beach (297) 586-0333 Italian Monserat, 4.0 mi. North of Central Oranjestad
Sciue' Sciue' (297) 586-0169 Italian Palm Beach, 3.7 mi. North of Central Oranjestad

Some of the most memorable restaurants in Aruba are those that you catch sight of - or scent of - while trekking the town of your choice. However, noting the addresses of a few intriguing establishments in your agenda, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To read more regarding the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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