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Wilhelmina Restaurant

Wilhelminastraat 74 | Unit 2, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583 0445
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Caribbean, Seafood, European, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Wilhelminastraat 74 | Unit 2, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Go go go. The ambiance is perfect and from start to finish this was a meal to remember. The food and service were absolutely perfect. Go for the catch of the day.

Thank Marcy Y
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been going to Wilhelmina every year when visiting Aruba. The food is excellent and service outstanding. This is a sister restaurant to Maroc and Carte Blanche. Both are excellent also.

Thank rfb14347
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb in every sense: quality and presentation of food, customer service and ambiance. Look forward to going back.

Thank Puli70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve eaten at many fine dining establishments over the years and Wilhelmina is in my top list of places to return. We went off menu for a five course surprise special along with wine pairing and it was fabulous. I’m not going to run through...More

Thank peter c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner. Excellent food and variety of flavors. The short rib raviolis were one of my favorites. The desserts out of bounds and the service impeccable. Beautiful outdoor setting.

Thank Licet K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit here. They completely remodeled the restaurant. We ate outside and it was beautiful with gorgeous plants all around. Service is the best and the food was wonderful. We took a taxi there which was a short trip. We got there...More

Thank beannottie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful food, Wonderful people. Staff was attentive and answered all our questions. Food was delicious with interesting tastes in every dish.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Just outside of "downtown", what a find for my team from Japan for an evening out. alfresco dining, the atmosphere is amazing (it would be terrible if weather were too hot and/or it was raining), but we got totally lucky to shine on this restaurant...More

Thank jeff m
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

ABSOLUTELY HORRIBLE EXPERIENCE! .in the past we liked it and always had a good meal but tonight we did not. We did not care for the food. The Chorizo crusted sea Bass was like eating Mrs. Paul's fish sticks! Too much breading and could hardly...More

3  Thank Edward K
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Wilhelmina Restaurant is owned and operated by the proprietors of Carte Blanche, one of Aruba's premier limited-seating gourmet restaurants. Actually, since it moved in January, 2018, Carte Blanche is now located on the same block as Wilhelmina's in downtown Oranjestad. Like its sister restaurant, Wilhelmina's...More

Thank JGMM
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Response from pianomandds | Reviewed this property |
We went in mid- November. We were two people and were able to get in the day we called.
June 8, 2018|
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About a month of high season Jan-March B🐸
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $80
Restaurant features
Reservations, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilhelminastraat 74 | Unit 2, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 583 0445
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Restaurant Wilhelmina, one of the restaurants of Chef Dennis van Daatselaar who is known for his renowned other restaurant “Carte Blanche”. Wilhelmina Restaurant is a casual, elegant restaurant with a creative setting in Downtown Oranjestad, located in the Wilhelminastraat with a nice view over the B.J. Arends City Park, just minutes away from the Renaissance hotel. High-quality ingredients from around the world will be served to you by our dedicated team. Seven days a week from 6pm to 10pm we will welcome and pamper our guests with excellent food and service. Wilhelmina Restaurant offers a place to dine, celebrate a party or just having a cocktail at the bar. Wilhelmina Restaurant offers an ” a la Carte” menu of delicious creative plates not seen anywhere on the island, from fresh seafood, the best Certified Black Angus steaks, to homemade fresh pasta. Or try our 5 Course Tasting Menu “A selection of Wilhelmina’s special dishes." Wilhelmina restaurant has a limited seating capacity, so reservations are recommended. For larger groups please contact us first. Chef Dennis and his team are looking forward to welcome you and treat you to a truly unforgettable night.
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