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Smokey Joe's

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$$ - $$$
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Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2896
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ENFIELD
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I have been to Aruba many times. We have always patronized Smokey Joes. We really enjoyed their Happy Hours which were from 5-6 and 10-11pm. Despite still being listed on several sites as having Happy Hour.... they have none. Their food was as I remembered and service was exceptional. Unfortunately, too many other options to return more... More 

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Thank basketball
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Every trip to aruba includes dinner at Smokey Joe's. Disappointed in the ribs this year...were fatty. But the rotisserie Chicken was delicious. Good sangria too

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Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate at Smokey Joes and the food was great. We didnt have to wait for a table and we were a party of 8 I would say thats pretty good. The service was excellent. I we left there beyond full. Excellent price for the amount of food we recieved.

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Thank PLM
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Convenient place to go with kids We were a group of 7 We did not have reservations We waited approximately 30 minutes Service was efficient Food was just ok Wine was not great. Very small glass and not very good Ribs were over cooked Kids meals were terrible Mac and cheese for one of the kids was dried out and... More 

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Thank Maureen M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This spot was jammin every night we passed there..we had our eyes on it and decided to save the best for last! On our last night in Aruba we headed over to Smokey Joes, dame were we lucky to get a table as soon as we arrived! The service was really good, servers were happy & perky! We loved their... More 

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Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband thought the ribs were good I had pulled chicken nothing special it wasn't bad but nothing great Aruba has so many great places to eat I was a little disappointed I went here for dinner probably better for lunch

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Thank Suz91589
Oceanside, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There's something for everyone. You won't be disappointed or leave hungry. And the price is right. Check it out.

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Thank _leonard_finkelstein
St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

absolutely delicious!!!! Huge portions! Great value for your money. Lots of people there, but wait times are short.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Go here every year for the past 11 years. The food is always good, delicious, and service is great. This is a must in aruba for Jerk Chicken and Ribs

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Thank IT T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After an amazing sunset cruise in Aruba, we happened to walk back to the main strip with a gentlemen that had been to the island several times. We mentioned how much my wife likes BBQ Ribs and he highly recommended that we make a stop at Smokey Joe's for dinner. WOW!!! So glad that we took him up on the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 586 2896

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?