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Ginger - Carib Asian Cuisine-

Nieuwestraat 32 | Pietermaai, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 465 1666
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Ranked #14 of 126 restaurants in Willemstad
Price range: $10 - $25
Cuisines: Caribbean, Indian
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Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Hidden in one of the oldest neighborhoods of Curacao, Pietermaai Smal, one of the new hot spots on the island just opened in 2011 featuring Carib Asian cuisine.In a combination of colonial hip and loungy style, Ginger mingles exotic spices and ingredients from Asia and the Caribbean. The chef is offering you an exciting journey into the typical common flavors of the Carib and Asian cuisines by serving a wide variety of Carib and Asian style tapas. Hidden, but not to be missed!Daily happy Hour from 5.30 -6.30 (most drinks half price!)
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
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English first
Willemstad, Curacao
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50 reviews 50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 NEW

If you really want to enjoy your experience, check out the restaurant website ahead of time and get familiar with the menu. Often making a choice is difficult as the ingredients are so well thought out. Make reservations ahead of time and be sure to go hungry as it's a great experience to go from appetizer to main course. My... More

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Somerset Bermuda
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We loved this place so much that we went back for a second night. I loved the fact that you are eating outside. The atmosphere is wonderful. We enjoyed our meals. It was not your cookie cutter restaurant. Each dish had its own little twist to it. If you go early there is a 3 course deal as well.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Ginger is definitely a place to visit when you're in Curcao. Nice atmosphere, good service and super food.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

We ended at this bar by sheer luck, wish we would have found it earlier! Very good food, we really enjoyed it. The service was a bit stiff, but they tried very hard, a bit more flow and the experience would be even better!

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Willemstad, Curacao
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I often go here and I love it! Ask for the week special or just order from the menu. You will not regret it!

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Bridgeville, PA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

I am a picky eater and I have to say, the food was amazing!! Both my fiancé and I agreed this has been the best meal we have had on the island!! The restaurant is very quaint with unique tables. Save room for dessert and have the bananas with kahlua and 5 spice ice cream.

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München
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We were extremely positively surprised by the really good food, friendly service and nice setting. When we asked what is in one of the sauces (just because we were curious and liked it) the cook came to our table and we had a nice conversation on different ingredients and he gave us to try some other creations. We will definitely... More

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Lincolnton, North Carolina
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Ginger was my husband's choice for dinner one evening in Curacao. We had no problem finding the restaurant and were very pleased with the décor and atmosphere. We were immediately greeted and seated in a corner table with booth seating on two sides and two chairs. There were pillows along the booth seating which made the restaurant feel comfy. The... More

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Willemstad, Curacao
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

A great restaurant to come back to in Willemstad! Service: was only average, not particularly fast nor particularly friendly, did not ask for desired doneness of fish, which was a small disappointment Food quality and value: My friend and me both ordered a main dish and dessert. All four meals were great by itself. Though felt the portions were quite... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

A true gem. If you like Asian food you'll live this place. Wonderful combinations of flavors. Location is outdoor seating and comfortable/covered so don't worry about weather. A must dine if in the area.

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