While staying in Aruba, you'll encounter a variety of restaurant gems preparing local ingredients. Can't resist Mexican food during your holiday here? Guests won't want to miss those restaurants specializing in this cuisine. Easily browse the Mexican favorites offered and the ambiances to choose from.
With lots to tempt your palate, from the very casual locale of Taco Bell Eagle Beach to the scrumptious dinner service at Mexicado, there's a menu suited for each guest and any style of dining desired.
The list below allows you to get a taste for the group of popular establishments that specialize in food of the Mexican variety. For each of the options, click to see more important info about its location, ambiance, and more.
Carlos & Charlie's is located within downtown Oranjestad, near the heart of Oranjestad. Travelers that are in the mood for barbecue will wholly like stopping here during a trip to downtown Oranjestad. Featuring delicious Mexican food and plenty of drinks, Carlos & Charlies lives up to its good reputation.
Iguana Cantina, part of Paseo Herencia Mall, is found in the northern outskirts of Palm Beach, in the vicinity of Noord. Looking for tacos within the Mexican food genre? Even if it's outside your norm, make this restaurant a must-do item on your list. Each meal starts off with a complimentary basket of tortilla chips and salsa. From there, the menu includes taco, burritos, nachos, fajitas, quesadillas, and other Tex-Mex favorites. Most dishes include a side of rice and beans that fill you up fast.
Located near the heart of Palm Beach, Mexicado is located at Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino. When you're looking forward to an inviting place serving Mexican food that's far from prim and proper, this breezy restaurant stands out. The main dining room is an open air lounge setting with contemporary tropical style furnishings. The room has stonework as well as a view of a beautiful hand-crafted lagoon. Featuring an intimate and friendly dining ambiance, the most unique thing about this restaurant is that swans are often passing by and the sounds of the nearby waterfall providing a soothing feeling to guests.
Located in Macurima, in the same general area as Buena Vista, Taco Bell Santa Cruz is a viable option for guests who are going to spend some time exploring this neighborhood or the surrounding area. It's east-southeast of Oranjestad. You certainly don't want to pass up Macurima when you have a strong hankering for tacos. Drive through, carry out, or choose to dine in the lobby, which features booths, tables for two, and other tables that can be pushed together to accommodate larger parties.
Located in the vicinity of Palm Beach, close to Oranjestad, Taco Bell Eagle Beach is a viable option worth considering if you're going to be spending time seeing this part of Aruba. It's 1.7 miles south of Palm Beach. Don't hesitate to pass through the vicinity of Palm Beach for a mouth-watering helping of the specialty, tacos. Drive through, carry out, or choose to dine in the lobby, which features booths, tables for two, and other tables that can be pushed together to accommodate larger parties.
|Carlos & Charlie's||Downtown Oranjestad||Mexican||(297) 582-0355|
|Palm Beach, 3.1 mi. North of Central Oranjestad||Mexican||(297) 586-7077|
|Iguana Cantina||Palm Beach, 3.5 mi. North of Central Oranjestad||Mexican||(297) 586-9375|
|Mexicado||Palm Beach, 3.3 mi. North of Central Oranjestad||Mexican||(297) 586-1234|
|Taco Bell Eagle Beach||1.8 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad||Mexican||(297) 588-0225|
|Taco Bell Santa Cruz||Macurima, 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Oranjestad||Mexican||(297) 585-5828|
When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at establishments like the following:
|Delimar Peruvian Seafood Restaurant||(297) 582-6139||South American||0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad|
|Tango Argentine Grill||(297) 586-8600||South American||Palm Beach, 3.1 mi. North of Central Oranjestad|
|Tierras Colombianas Restaurante||(297) 583-7916||Columbian||0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad|
|(297) 586-6380||Latin American||Monserat, 3.4 mi. North of Central Oranjestad|
|Wacky Wahoo's||(297) 586-7333||Argentenian||Palm Beach, 3.0 mi. North of Central Oranjestad|
|The Kitchen||(297) 584-7890||Brazilian||0.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Oranjestad|
|The New Shahai Take Away||(297) 585-0546||Latin American||Macurima, 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Oranjestad|
|Texas De Brazil||(297) 586-4686||Tex-Mex||Palm Beach, 3.4 mi. North of Central Oranjestad|
|El Gaucho Argentine Grill||(297) 582-3677||Argentenian||0.5 mi. East of Downtown Oranjestad|
You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best places to try any cuisine in Aruba are the ones you casually come across while walking the streets near your hotel. But of course, it doesn't hurt to have a few favorites on the itinerary. To read much more concerning the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.
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