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All 97 Oranjestad Restaurants

De Suikertuin

Wilhelminastraat 64, Oranjestad 0000, Aruba
+297 582 6322
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Ranked #13 of 97 Restaurants in Oranjestad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Mon - Fri 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cuisines: International, Healthy, Sandwiches
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery
Description: We discovered this little gem of a cafe while on holidays in Aruba, gorgeous healthy food for very good value. Really worth a trip.It is located in the same street as the police station and El Gauchos.Breakfast and lunch from 8 am to 4pm..
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English first
Thunder Bay, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This restaurant is off the tourist district and a little difficult to find as there are no road signs downtown. It was worth the treasure hunt. The food was great. It had old world charm with a lovely private garden area with tables.

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Spring, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Downtown Oranjestad. Great food, very friendly waitresses. Kids had pancakes, we had various salads. We sat in the lovely garden, with birds 'suikerfdiefjes' flying in and out of the cage. Newspapers available. Great place.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We loved this little gem--located in Downtown but off the "Tourist Path" with excellent food, quick service. I had the pesto chicken salad sandwich, my fiance had the Waldorf salad sandwich, both served on a super fresh baguette. We both ordered the "regular" sized portion (vs the "Additional" or larger portion) and this was more than enough! We would definitely... More

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Nieuwendijk, The Netherlands
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257 reviews 257 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We had breakfast here once and the quality of the food and service was fine, as were the quite large portion sizes. The diet coke had a very strange taste and the cappuccino was average. Inside the restaurant is nicely decorated, but the location is nothing special and no special views like you have at restaurants on the main road... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

We were wandering around on our first full day in Aruba and stumbled upon this place. The grouper special listed on the board outside sounded good and it was! My husband got the Italian baguette, which was also good. The service was relaxed (i.e. a little slow), but friendly. Give it a try and don't miss Aruba's version of lemonade... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Everything was excellent.. The food service and local ambiance! Coffee, fruit bowl, breads and cheese omolette!

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LaGrange, Georgia
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98 reviews 98 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

This is a quaint spot in downtown to enjoy breakfast or soup and baguette sandwiches for lunch. They have indoor dining or a nice courtyard in the back for outdoor. Pleasant staff and good food. A nice place for a quiet relaxed meal.

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Greenland, New Hampshire
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Definitely recommend when visiting Oranjestad. Incredible little building with a very friendly staff. Service is a little slow but true to the way it is done in Europe. Food is great with some authentic Dutch items.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

I went to the "De suikertuin" to have breakfast. I was with 2 other persons. We all ordered the "Hollands ontbijt". This included 2 slices of toast a half, small piece of baguette, a croissant, a boiled egg, several sandwidge spreads and a cup of tea, coffee or juice. When i cut up the egg, the yolk had a broad... More

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West Lafayette, Indiana
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Very nice, small restaurant. Online menu is confusing, lists a dinner menu, but only open until 4pm? Food and service was very good and in a relaxing atmosphere (old house converted to a restaurant). The Dutch Apple Pie was delicious!

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