Yemanja Woodfired Grill

Yemanja's menu is diverse and flavorful. They feature a selection of gluten free foods and cater to other food allergies. They also serve vegetarian dishes. They have a good selection of meat and seafood entrees too. Try the dark chocolate mousse for dessert.


Chef Joyce serves Caribbean cuisine that Yemanja calls "comfort food with a twist." Dishes are prepared using only the best and most fresh ingredients on a daily basis. Popular menu items and signature dishes at Yemanja are the Beef Carpaccio Bombe, Sashimi of Scallops, Filo Dough with Goat Cheese, Tuna Tartar, Mediterranean Quinoa Salad and Superfood Salad for your appetizer; Grouper Fillet, Creole Pork Chop, Picanha, Blackened Triple Tail, Stuffed Pork Tenderloin as your entree; and Chocolate Molton Lava Cake, Hot meets Cold and Banana Tarte Tatin for dessert.

Yemanja Woodfired Grill is a grill that offers Caribbean and Mediterranean cuisines, as well as steak. When it comes to dress code and level of service, this restaurant's setting is very casual. They are open for business during dinner only, so don't be shy about checking them out during their limited operating hours.


The restaurant holds 12 tables outside, 12 tables indoors in air-conditioned dining rooms. Reservations are recommended, however walk-ins are welcome as well. So are groups.


Set near the center of downtown Oranjestad, Yemanja Woodfired Grill is on Wilhelminastraat 2 .

Vacationers can combine their restaurant visit with excellent local sightseeing opportunities by patronizing one of the many interesting nearby attractions, including Museo Historico Arubano.

People who dine here are also drawn to the outdoor pursuits found throughout the region. Golfers who visit the area might wish to arrange an afternoon at the nearby golf club, The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course. While you're in town, also check out Surfside Beach, which is the closest beach and is only less than a mile away. Also, these two options aren't the only options that exist for beaches, courses, and outdoor pursuits within the area.

Nearby Restaurants

For those seeking out a local restaurant with some similar kinds of food or a comparable price range, there is no lack of nearby options to choose from, including Sushi-Ya at Renaissance Marketplace. Guests will find it a few hundred yards from Yemanja Woodfired Grill.

On the other hand, if you're in the mood for a change of pace, this region of Aruba features an impressive selection of food and drink venues, which offer many different cuisine styles and flavors. For example, you could also try Aruban eats at Pannekoekhuis, which is a couple hundred yards west.

Hours and Cost

The most expensive entree on the menu is under $40.00. The vegetarian entrees are $20.00. Opening hours are Monday through Saturday 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m..

Contact Info

Location: Wilhelminastraat 2 , downtown Oranjestad, Aruba

Phone: (297) 588-4711

Secondary Phone: (297) 588-4712




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