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La Bahia

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Otrobanda Hotel | Breedestraat, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 462 7400
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 37
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    Very good
  • 45
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  • 36
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  • 27
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, a little pricey, great views

One of the only locations near the Queen Emma Bridge with vegetarian options. Great location with great views. Food was good although a little pricey but this is a tourist area. Would visit again.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
Rob N
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Marianna, Florida, United States
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Marianna, Florida, United States
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167 reviews 167 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

One of the only locations near the Queen Emma Bridge with vegetarian options. Great location with great views. Food was good although a little pricey but this is a tourist area. Would visit again.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Oh Man the food and the staff were just great, the restaurant was just walking distance from the hotel were I was staying but the best part about this restaurant was the view and that it is on a corner and you can see the whole area of Otrabanda and Punda at night and it was just beautiful... Check it... More 

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Merrick, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The restaurant is located on the Otrabanda side of Willemstad in an open air setting on the second floor. We were seated along the railing with a view of the Queen Emma floating bridge. There we got to enjoy the comings and goings of enormous tanker ships guided by their tugs. It also provides a unique perspective of the bridge... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We only stopped in for drinks as we had previously made reservations near by. Wish that we had stayed for dinner. Victor was our waiter and he was phenomenal. So nice and kind and he took great care of us!!! This place has to have the BEST drinks and drink prices on the island! And a great view. Don't miss... More 

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Houston, Texas
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

La Bahia is like many touristy restaurants in Curacao: overpriced and loaded with french fries. But this one is particularly egregious in being overpriced.

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Panama City, Panama
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

The staff is nice, but service itself takes forever. More than 8 minutes just to get a table, aprox. 40 minutes to get soup and fries (appetizers) and dont get me started with the time that passed until meal came to the table. Not a restaurant to visit in tight schedules. The food itself is good. The cocktails, however, not... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We had early dinner and was not impressed with the food. Really boring hamburger, both meat and bread was totally dried ut. Great location and nice view of course, but that does not make up for the food.

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Champaign
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102 reviews 102 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

The management of this restaurant need to pay attention. Either it needs more staff or better trained people. We waited and waited for everything, from menus to appetizers, to main courses, and the check. One waitress seemed to be responsible for ten tables. When our meals arrived they came at different times and were incomplete. The food was just a... More 

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CT
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

This restaurant provides a lovely open air view of the Punda waterfront. We had a delicious oyster soup and yeshi yena. Our waiter, Victor Tapia, gave us great service and the wait for our dinner was not too long.

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 via mobile

ate dinner here tonight, it was outstanding. From the moment we arrived, and we were given a table next to the water to people watch and enjoy the view. We started with the escargot, they were delicious, I had the whole red snapper, cooked perfectly! My husband had the filet and asparagus, also cooked perfectly. We finished with tiramisu. Our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Otrobanda Hotel | Breedestraat, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 462 7400

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 55
  • Cuisine: International
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?