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Marandi - CLOSED

Bucutiweg 50 Parkietenbos, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 582 0157
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Nov 23, 2014
“Closed”
Oct 23, 2014
“Elegant hidden Gem!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, American, Caribbean, International, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Bucutiweg 50 Parkietenbos, Oranjestad, Aruba
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1 - 10 of 466 reviews

Reviewed November 23, 2014

This restaurant has closed. It is now Arubaville! Nothing more to say. I miss Marndi, but Arubaville is a fun replacement. Give Arubaville a try when you are in Aruba. Enjoy!!

1  Thank Gary H
Reviewed October 23, 2014

Elegant, yet modern, relaxed setting & artistic cuisine. Awesome friendly staff, high service quality. I must say this place might have the best Aruba's Sunset view. So make your reservation at or just prior to sunset if you appreciate the sunset. It also makes for...More

Thank CommonsenseChitown
Reviewed September 21, 2014

When we went it was not busy at all but they do recommend reservations. The food was great and the atmosphere is wonderful. You eat on a dock over the water with lighting that creates a beautiful ambiance. Perfect for date night!

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed August 28, 2014

We reserved our table as soon as they opened because we wanted a great view of the sunset. It did not disappoint. The seafood was so fresh and amazing. This was the best meal all week.

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed July 1, 2014

A very special place to have dinner. I was here on my own, but that was no problem at all, because the place and the view was so special I did not miss a partner at my table. The food was fine, but not exquisite;...More

1  Thank Jan Pieter R
Reviewed June 5, 2014

Lovely restaurant on a deck over the bay. Fish were jumping right next to our table! Very friendly staff made us comfortable. My husband had the Caribbean fish soup which was absolutely delicious. I had duck breast for dinner which was cooked to perfection. Cappucino...More

Thank madreRochester
Reviewed June 5, 2014

This restaurant is quite off the beaten path, and costs quite a bit for the cab fare. If you are looking for a quiet dining experience, with a great view of the sunset, and a delicious meal - then it is 100% worth the price!!

Thank Jaclyn74
Reviewed May 10, 2014

Dine around sunset for spectacular views! This is truly a very romantic, beautiful setting. I'm sorry to say our service could have been better, but our server was distracted by another table that had complaints. This had a negative impact on our dining experience here....More

1  Thank MaryEllen22
Reviewed April 21, 2014

Book a table at sunset. The food is creative, the staff friendly, and the flavors are as varied as the colors in the sunset sky.

1  Thank Mark Z
Reviewed April 18, 2014

Marandi is located near the airport, on a pier, overlooking a beautiful bay and the perfect spot for a romantic sunset dinner. Driving to this location, there are a few signs but it is tricky driving through a residential neighborhood. There is ample parking and...More

1  Thank Loves2Research
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$23 - $50
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bucutiweg 50 Parkietenbos, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 582 0157
  • E-mail
Description
Marandi is Aruba's Sunset restaurant, one of the islands hidden treasures…Dine in a fabulous ambiance right above the turquoise waters on the “Laguna Pier”, either under a giant palapa hut or with the sky as your rooftop. Enjoy a majestic view of the Laguna Bay no matter where you are seated at Marandi, take in Aruba’s breathtaking sunset, totally surrounded by fishes, and later on the sparkling stars right above you… The sinfully delicious international flavored food, with a touch of the Caribbean combined with our attentive and friendly staff makes your dining experience second to none. You may also take a look into our ‘open’ kitchen, to see for yourself how our Chef and his kitchen crew are preparing the most outstanding dishes.The Marandi crew invites you to come, see and taste for yourself Aruba’s Sunset Restaurant, treat yourself to a not to miss dining experience!
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