Oranjestad restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Oranjestad

Pinchos

Pincho's is surely one of Aruba's most romantic spots. Set on a pier jutting into the ocean, the restaurant is surrounded by twinkling stars and lapping waves. Local fish and hearty steaks show off a fusion of flavo…
Fusion in Oranjestad

Fred

The evening starts at 7pm with a sundown drink on the terrace. Then Fred invites you into his kitchen to watch him work magic, as he prepares a unique, custom, five-course meal. His partner Tom does the drink pairin…
Fusion in Oranjestad

Yemanja Woodfired Grill

Two colorful, colonial-era buildings have been transformed into one of Aruba’s most stylish eateries, which grills most of its menu items over a fire of wood from the local Watapana tree, adding a rich, natural flav…
Seafood in Oranjestad

Driftwood

You can charter the owner's fishing boat and catch your own dinner, which will later be expertly prepared and served up at this casual but classy supper club. And even if you don't reel in the catch of the day yours…
Italian in Oranjestad

Italy in the World

At first appearance this looks like a well-stocked Italian deli and wine shop. Slip in to the back to discover the secret stash of wine, plus a handful of tables and a daily changing menu scrawled on a blackboard. A…
Cafe in Oranjestad

De Suikertuin

This charming yellow house contains a sweet surprise: a delightful cafe filled with homemade goodness. (In fact, the name means 'sugar house'.) It's the perfect place to indulge in crêpes or quiche for breakfast, or…
Caribbean in Oranjestad

The West Deck

At the water's edge, the West Deck is a casual, open-air beach bar with a friendly atmosphere and terrific food. Look for conch fritters, steak and plantain pinchos, fish sliders and barbecued ribs. Order up a tropi…
Seafood in Oranjestad

Old Fisherman

Here's a local favorite that's bustling from morning to night. Breakfast omelets are fluffy, while lunch highlights include excellent salads. At night seafood shines: lobster and shrimp come in various forms. Servic…
International in Oranjestad

Qué Pasa

The accent is Spanish but the language is global at this effusive spot. The vibrant, sunshine-yellow cafe is just the place to settle in for cocktails, conversation and flavors from the world around. The on-site art…
Barbecue in Oranjestad

Baby Back Grill

Like a snack truck but it doesn’t go anywhere. This completely open-air restaurant grills up tender ribs, steaks, chicken and more for appreciative local masses. There are shady picnic tables where you can eat your …