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Papiamento

Washington 61, Noord, Aruba
+297 586 4544
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Ranked #5 of 30 Restaurants in Noord
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $7 - $45
Hours:
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Peoria, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

This is the 4th time in 7 years that we've eaten dinner at Papiamento. We book in advance of our trip, and since there are two of us, we ask to sit alongside the pool (there are only tables for 2 along the pool). The weather was perfect; warm, but with a nice breeze to keep it comfortable. I tried... More

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Aruba
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

The ambience of this restaurant is fabulous. Settled in next to a plantation house amongst tress lit up with lights nestled near the pool. Eat off stone if like, salad included. Try local foods or just the normal!!! For the beefeater Madame Butterfly!!!!! Grouper Almondine fantastic. Service great- Hostess Jennifer the best!!! If you want to be treated like King... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

make reservations before you head down to aruba or as soon as you arrive on aruba. so romantic being on the ranch and seated around the pool. only tables of 2 around the pool, bigger parties surround. the food was excellent. my boyfriend had a mixed grill on the salt stone, which was tasty and gives you the opportunity to... More

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Monroe, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

The food is amazing, the service is terrific and the atmosphere is so romantic. This is a favorite of ours and has been for five years. We love eating poolside. Make reservations in advance.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

After all the great reviews we were expecting perfection.. The setting is beautiful, we seated by the pool, at first thought lovely but then reality of a small round table that was impossibly small if you order anything cooked on a stone. I did not realize I would have to cook it, would not have minded but made the mistake... More

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Evansville, Indiana, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The food was pretty good. I had a little trouble felling comfortable at first, though, b/c as soon as we were seated, a cat wondered by. My husband is allergic to cats, and I have a bit of a fear of them. So, once I asked the waitress to take the cat away, she did, and I was able to... More

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Cordova, Tennessee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

They had no available tables our first week in Aruba but we booked the next TWO weeks. Last year I has the Neptune on a heated stone. It was fabulous so this year my wife ordered it. The lobster tail, Mahi Mahi and shrimp were succulent. It was rounded off by sweet potato puree and mixed veggies. We shared goat... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We visited Papiamento's with a large group. The atmosphere at Papiamento's is nice. Tables surround a pool and you sit under the trees with lights dangling from them. On a typical night, I'm sure sitting outside in the Aruban breeze would be pleasant, but we had NO BREEZE at all! By mid-meal, the men were sweating and there was no... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Very romantic and the lamb chops are out of this world! Sit by the pool and enjoy! We love it! Service s good and food is divine!

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Paramus, New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Papiamento is a converted home. The setting by the pool and the gardens is very romantic. The food is top-notch. The service is terrific. It is just an enjoyable evening. You won't be disappointed! When we were there they had a man who played the guitar and sang. He just added to the wonderful ambience.

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Additional Information about Papiamento

Address: Washington 61, Noord, Aruba
Phone Number: +297 586 4544
Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Noord
Open Hours:
Monday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 7 - 45

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