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Don Jacinto Restaurant and Parilla

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner
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Don Jacinto Colombian Restaurant in Aruba The perfect place to enjoy the gastronomy of Colombia. "DON JACINTO" a Colombian cuisine has a cozy atmosphere and a warm attention.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
CUISINES
International, Caribbean, Latin, Colombian, South American
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Highchairs Available, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews bandeja paisa soup rice plantains arepas chorizo snapper steak fries colombian food colombian style english menu daily lunch visited this restaurant for lunch great taste home made nice service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was okay. Grilled meat with large portions but nothing special flavor wise. We ordered two entrees, but I think we could have just shared one. The service was friendly and prompt.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank ES197
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was so amazing and the passion fruit cocktail was so good that you just want more.... we had Geraldine as our waitress and she made the night awesome with her great energy and sales skills and great recommendations.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Princes-tweety S
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

Food was decent, but the service was lacking. I don't know if our waiter was in a bad mood or something be he didn't even check if we were doing ok. He just gave us our food/drinks and left. Didn't even introduce himself. On top...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank arajosh
Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

The long awaited Bandeja Paisa was thoroughly enjoyed at this establishment. The portion is big enough for 2 with leftovers to boot. The pricing at this establishment is fantastic in comparison to the rest of the Island. I docked a point for slow, uncommunicative waitstaff.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank garciasolis
Reviewed July 4, 2019

My husband and I came here for dinner in June. We were pleasantly surprised with the food! I had the Peasant meal which was a beef in a creole stew and he had Cazuela Paisa which was a huge bowl of delicious. We also got...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ginaexplorestheworld
Reviewed June 4, 2019

good quality Colombian tipical food, you won't find on Aruba food as good and as cheap as on this place. As a matter of fact the place is always full and they open 365 days a year, from 8 am int he morning until late

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mbramanti
Reviewed May 28, 2019

The quantity of food and the prices paid was fantastic compare to prices on the strip. Only downside is that they do not speak much English but enough to get you food and pay bills and small conversation. I came here twice and loved it....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank headache999
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for lunch and we loved it. Great high quality colombian food, highly recommended, we will be back !!!More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank gian_ivar
Jules_AUA, Public Relations Manager at Don Jacinto Restaurant and Parilla, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2019

We have to admit giancarlor370, we’re pretty proud of our lunches! We have a lunch special for just USD 7.50, and so far it’s been a definite hit! We’ve recently added onto it by offering a Cafe Campesino and a Postre (dessert). And I hope...More

Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

Aside from having a themed restaurant, nothing is special. When you try, you definitely wont come back.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jintelelet
Jules_AUA, Public Relations Manager at Don Jacinto Restaurant and Parilla, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2019

Hi jintelelet, we’re sorry you had such a bad experience, we usually get back really good feedback on the price and quality of our food, not to mention the friendliness and service mindedness of our staff! Everyone has their bad days though, we’re just sorry...More

Reviewed March 28, 2019

All kind of food for good prices. The lunch menu is vers Cheap. On sunday you have to dress more design then we did😉 we came from the beach😎More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jan R
Jules_AUA, Public Relations Manager at Don Jacinto Restaurant and Parilla, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2019

We don’t mind how you dress Jan R, so long as you didn’t catch a cold from our airconditioner! And next time you come the lunch menu will be even better because...we’ve added on a Cafe Campesino and a dessert to the rich, filling soup,...More

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Response from Yvonne S | Reviewed this property |
We paid cash, but looks like someone said they do. Was delicious.
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The coffee shop is from the Smith and Dorlas Brand. The school is called Imelda Kleuterschool. The street is called La Sallestraat. The resaturant is the front unit of a larger building with alaundry and other small shops... More
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