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Beach side dining, with even tables in the water. Great international menu, extensive wine and cocktail list and spectacular sunsets!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
French, Caribbean, Seafood, International
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Waterfront, Beach
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Reviewed April 14, 2020

Enjoyed this dining experience with our feet in the water is a must. Food and service was better than expected. be sure to stay till dark to see the ocean light up brilliant blue.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed April 14, 2020 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to me on my flight to Aruba by someone who visits frequently. We went on our last evening, and it truly was the best meal of the week. The stunning beachfront tables provide amazing sunset views. The food was delicious, and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed April 13, 2020 via mobile

Our yoga retreat group was settling nicely into the laid-back feel of Aruba, especially as we were quartered in a mansion with a nice pool well south of Oranjestad’s crazy buzzy biz. So now we were ready to try one of the island’s most famous...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 24, 2020

A friend recommended this restaurant. We reserved a table "feet in the water" so we got a water front table. Unfortunately it was low tide so no feet in the water. But the view was great. The food was good, but not great. The lobster...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 23, 2020

You MUST reserve a table to dine with your feet in the water! An amazing experience! The views are lovely and service wonderful! Julian was our server and took fantastic care of us! The food was delicious but I cannot get over the atmosphere and...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 23, 2020

Midway through our Aruba trip, we decided to doll up and get our fancy on. No better place to eat than The Flying Fishbone which was highly recommended to us but our Airbnb hosts and it was conveniently located just 100 feet away. :) It...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 22, 2020

We loved coming to the Flying Fishbone and would definitely come back! Our server, Hylton, was wonderful and made sure we had a great time. We were seated right by the water, as requested, and had the most beautiful view of the sunset! Definitely come...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 21, 2020 via mobile

Group of 12 - adults to infants. Welcoming, fun experience. We didn’t eat at one of the tables with our feet in the water, but those looked interesting too! View was spectacular. Food was great. Service was attentive. The signature drink- fishbowl martini’s were a...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 21, 2020

The food and service is impeccable. Lobster and shrimp with tomato risotto was light and delicious. If you're celebrating a special occasion, please let the wait staff know or indicate in your reservation. The (surprise)birthday dessert for my husband was nice!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 18, 2020 via mobile

Always go to the flying fishbone for a wonderful meal while in Aruba. They have “feet wet” dining at 5 pm, where your table sits at water’s edge and then fill in the restaurant up their small sandy beach. If you don’t feel up to...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Susan B
February 18, 2020|
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Response from 196gerrys | Reviewed this property |
6:00pm would be a good time for your reservation to enjoy the sunset during your meal
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Jessicasmith0805
January 15, 2020|
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Response from BornToTravel73 | Reviewed this property |
We were there early January, long after sunset, and made our reservations last minute. We didn't request water's edge dining but were delighted when we were seated there. If you are traveling during a busy time, and want to... More
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MagnoliaQuechee
January 11, 2020|
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Response from willydiscovery | Reviewed this property |
The sunset will be around 18.15 / 18.30. A cab is always available. They ask if you need any and they make sure there is one for you at the time you want to leave.
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