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Marandi - CLOSED

Bucutiweg 50 Parkietenbos, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 582 0157
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Nov 23, 2014
Oct 23, 2014
“Elegant hidden Gem!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, International, Diner
$$ - $$$
Bucutiweg 50 Parkietenbos, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed October 12, 2009

This restaurant is a little out of the way and a bit hard to find, but once you find it, you will be glad you did. Atmosphere, service, food, view absolutely the best. Perfect romantic restaurant.

1  Thank CL1426
Reviewed October 11, 2009

My husband and I dined at this beautiful restaurant in early October. We had made a reservation to celebrate our anniversary, and they remembered and served us complimentary champagne, very nice touch. The setting is so beautiful. We caught the sunset and then had the...More

1  Thank jacey123
Reviewed October 8, 2009

A little difficult to find but well worth the effort. Located on the water behind the airport is a perfect setting. The service and the food were outstanding.

Thank PaBandJ
Reviewed September 26, 2009

We ate at Marandi after dining at Pincho's, and I'd have to say that it is a tie between the two. We arrived at 6pm for a 6:30 sunset. The sunset view at Marandi was beautiful and the food was excellent. The sangria was very...More

1  Thank TXTraveler07
Reviewed September 18, 2009

Follow the "general aviation' signs to find the restaurant tucked next to the airport and away from the noise. Set on the deck over the water looking at a lagoon. Could not be more perfect. Now is the food good? Well our server was a...More

2  Thank Jackman1
Reviewed September 8, 2009

I walked in and my jaw hit the floor.. it almost felt right out of a storybook.. the water was glistening, the palapa that looked like a little " straw cottage".. it was beautiful. We arrived about 10 mins early, and so we were able...More

1  Thank apples99
Reviewed August 7, 2009

We vacation in Aruba every year and have had the opportunity to try many of the restaurants on the Island. Marandi is by far our favorite! We have been going since it first opened and it was love at first sight and taste. Formerly located...More

2  Thank SandyArubaCT
Reviewed July 28, 2009

My husband and I made reservations at Marandi to celebrate our wedding anniversary and it was perfect! The food was very good (I had the pork two ways and my husband had surf & turf), but the best attributes of Marandi are the atmosphere and...More

Thank cocoahontas
Reviewed July 25, 2009

Marandi has a beautiful setting on the pier...The food was good...Service was slow though...They had us wait for about 10 minutes before seating us, even though we had a reservation...Our waiter was slow moving and not very attentive at all...No matter where we went in...More

Thank JAmerican2
Reviewed July 25, 2009

I was happy that, while in the taxi on the way to the restaurant, the taxi driver informed my family and I that the restaurant is excellent and he had never heard any negative comments about it in the many, many years he has lived...More

1  Thank cinnamonchic
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$23 - $50
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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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
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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