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Chalet Suisse

J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 246, Oranjestad, Aruba
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“rack of lamb” (161 reviews)
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American, German, Dutch, Swiss, Seafood, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 246, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We cancelled our reservations for another highly rated restaurant to go to Chalet Suisse, recommended by people on the island. We called and made reservations, letting them know we are celebrating our honeymoon! We arrived, the place was nice, ambience was great, service started out...More

Thank Jordan D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Classy place with a semi French touch. Gone there every time we are in Aruba. Rack of lamb is a must. Done perfectly and served perfectly. aothe dishes good too. Try desserts. you will not be dissapointed. PS Splitting the rack will satisfy most.

1  Thank WebsterFoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to Aruba 15 times and never miss going to Chalet Suisse. Benny's "Welcome home" greeting is just that. The service is impeccable and the food is outstanding.

1  Thank PDX2MSN
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is amazing......service is amazing......servers very friendly and efficient........we were in Aruba for two weeks and ate here twice.

Thank Janice H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chalet Suisse looks like it should be up in the alps somewhere, not in Aruba. We used to drive passed it all the time, never giving it a second thought, until friends convinced us to try it. The food is outstanding! Best rack of lamb...More

1  Thank Tom C
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my favorite places to dine in Aruba! Wonderful, attentive and quick service! Food was to die for! The most amazing rack of lamb I've ever had! It is a MUST when visiting Aruba!

Thank Roxana M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Opened for 29 years, so they are doing something right. Of course, if you like lamb, this is the place to have a rack of lamb, which is carved in front of you. The seafood is fresh and delicious. The service is very attentive. The...More

1  Thank Linda E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always go her every time I visit. Quality never changes and service is 5 stars. Service is excellent. We have visited Aruba 20 times and this restaurant is still on our must visit list. Located in the mid-rise area it is a cheap taxi ride...More

1  Thank capanfamily1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food in this resturant is over the top delishous. From our salad, soup and main course everything not only looked good but tasted amazing. The service is excellent they are by far the best wait staff on the island. My only complain is this...More

1  Thank Dottydmb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to chalet swiss on Wednesday night for dinner started off with very good breads, wife ordered the pea soup and she loved it, I had the French onion soup that I enjoyed also. My sister in law had the rack of lamb said it...More

1  Thank Craig K
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cindy w
August 31, 2017|
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Response from sfeinstein03 | Reviewed this property |
No, no specific dress code. I was wearing nice "dress" shorts and a nice polo. No jacket or long pants required.
August 25, 2017|
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Response from Rachel S | Reviewed this property |
It is quite far, and in some parts of the road there is no sidewalk. I recommend you take a taxi. It will probably cost you up to US$10. After your meal the restaurant will call a taxi to take you back! Enjoy!
May 25, 2017|
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Response from Catlover6179 | Reviewed this property |
I'm only in Aua Jan. and Feb. so I don't know. Email or call the them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 246, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
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