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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups
About
Aruba is all about the fabulous beaches during the day, and the many great restaurants at night. It is only logical that these two unique things of Aruba are combined into one! Luc & Gerco found the perfect spot to synergize great food, and a beautiful setting to create an experience almost unique on our island. When listening to the ocean caressing the shore, while wiggling your toes through the pearly white sand, why not let yourself be pampered by a gourmet dinner? Chef Gerco & Maitre d' Luc had a shared dream of opening up a restaurant here, but wanted something in line with what they enjoy on Aruba: the nearly perfect climate, the possibility to always be outside, the tropical feel... When
PRICE RANGE
$20 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, International
FEATURES
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Waterfront, Beach
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed eating at Barefoot while on our honeymoon. The atmosphere was great as we were able to sit on the beach with the cabana lights in the background.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed April 6, 2020

It's been a while since our last visit and I needed a proper venue for a special birthday party. The Barefoot is located on the beach near the airport. I write that in a good way. No noise, just a fun view. of the planes...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 30, 2020

We dined at Barefoot 5 times doing our most recent visit. All food & service were terrific. I had the most wonderful appetizer of Fried Brie that wasn't on the menu. I've got to say it was the best salad I've ever had. A special...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 19, 2020

This was a lovely experience from start to finish. We had a 6:00 reservation so we could watch the sun set. You are literally sitting in the sand! the service was amazing, and the food beautifully prepared! We loved appetizers, meals and dessert. This was...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 18, 2020

We had a dinner on the same day we arrived, we made a late reservation. 9:00 seating. We had such a great experience the rest of the week every person in our group of 8 kept saying "this good but it's not Barefoot" 100% agree....More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 16, 2020

Excellent Restaurant food service are very good the best thing is the Sunset you can see something that is extraordinary we went there 2 times in our 6 days stay and will go again recommend to make reservation in advance and you may be able...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 15, 2020 via mobile

Four of us had dinner at Barefoot last week. It was excellent! Our food, wine, service and atmosphere were all very good! Our waitress, Carla, was fun and professional. We had a reservation and the table was ready when we arrived. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 12, 2020 via mobile

One of the best meals I’ve ever had. We couldn’t get a reservation until 8:30pm but so worth it, even without the sunset. Everything was excellent!!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 11, 2020

Although the food is outstanding, this is really about being on the beach at sunset with you significant other.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 10, 2020

My husband and I were on our honeymoon and our cruise had a stop in Aruba. We wanted a romantic dinner on the beach and since Barefoot was only a ~10 minute cab ride from the cruise terminal we thought we would give it a...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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thecyrils
May 8, 2019|
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Response from WaltMary57 | Reviewed this property |
Almost all the tables are on the beach. When you get on island call the Barefoot. I’m sure they will accommodate you. I guarantee a visit to Barefoot will be a highlight to your trip
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276joyceb
March 4, 2019|
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Response from Katie J | Reviewed this property |
They were very catering to my two children (ages 7&9)! They do not have a children’s menu listed on the menu but have kids meals available. My kids had a children’s portion steak and they loved it. They also gave my children... More
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gregm294
December 30, 2018|
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Response from Cindy5568 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know you will need to contact the restaurant. I think you can for some reason I thought I recall someone doing that.
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