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Brakkeput Ariba z/n, Curacao
5999/7672221
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Ranked #47 of 249 Restaurants in Curacao
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Wed - Mon 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This restaurant is a little bit challenging to get to but google maps and garmin both drive you directly to it. It's too hot in the daytime to try to do lunch so the restaurant is only open for dinner. The view from their deck is spectacular, overlooking one of the marinas in Spanish Waters. You are up high so... More 

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London
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133 reviews 133 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The restaurant is a little hard to find but well worth it. The view over the inner bay in the evening is not spectacular at night but would be fantastic at sunset which is when this is probably at its most popular. This is not fine dining but good solid tasty cooking. My main gripe is that they would not... More 

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Zeist, The Netherlands
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

with a nice terrace. During the daytime it has a nice view at Caracas Bay. Service was very quick. The food was delicious.

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Willemstad, Curacao
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

At a romantic spot at Brakkeput, the Boathouse may be the hidden jewel of Curaçao. Truly superb food, diligently spiced, and richly flavored. A very attractive menu for all tastes. Nice, attentive service. Great sunset.

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Brooklyn, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This was our least enjoyable meal in Curacao. The service was very good, and they create a lovely atmosphere with just the right amount of music and tables that generously spaced. That said, the food was mediocre at best. Though this ventures into 'Woody Allen' territory... our fish was overcooked and dry - and 'such small portions'. We ended up... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

A really good experience the place is nice for a pleasant dinner on the patio deck Excellent quality and presentation of the food, A very detailed and professional service, If you are in a hurry, this is not the place, Easy to find in Jan Sofat.area, for sure we will return on upcomimg trips

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

Stunning view, good food, wine and great staff! My tenderloin was very good, my wife's dish was as well. Will come back.

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Murrieta
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

A bit overpriced for the meal and drinks. My hubby's mahi mahi was "fishy" and left a lot to be desired. The views are great, but that's about all that was good. Wouldn't recommend this one.

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Kensington, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Beautifully perched above the bay this is the best dining we have found so far in this area of Curacao. A bit on the expensive side but worth it. Our waiter was attentive at just the correct moments; something that is hard to master.

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Puerto Ordaz
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

During our vacation in Curacao last Christmas, we booked Christmas dinner in that restaurant, to our surprise even when the parking lot was a bit messy, the quality of care of the staff was the best and the menu was immaculate, beautifully presented and delicious, I recommend it at any time during your visit to the island of curacao.

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Additional Information about Boathouse

Address: Brakkeput Ariba z/n, Curacao
Phone Number: 5999/7672221
Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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