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Boathouse

Brakkeput Ariba z/n, Curacao
5999/7672221
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Ranked #33 of 240 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
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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London
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128 reviews 128 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
191 helpful votes 191 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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3 reviews 3 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
4 helpful votes 4 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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3 restaurant reviews
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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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Cresskill, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

I went here with nine people on my vacation to curacao honestly I've traveled the world and ate at the best restaurants ,and this is one of them . If you are in curacao this is a must eat. The food portions are perfect the service is amazing they make you feel so welcomed . There is security in the... More

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