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Madame Janette

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
American, Steakhouse, Caribbean, Dutch, Seafood, European, Central European
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Cunucu Abao 37, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 587 0184
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Allentown, New Jersey
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've eaten at Madame Janette at least 15 times in the past 10 years. It is my favorite place to eat on the island. They have a tremendous menu, including some great beef choices. The portions are generous to say the least, so be prepared to bring leftovers home. They have a full bar, including the normal selection of island... More 

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Thank richardfranzen
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

it became one of my favorite restaurants in the world. The environment is welcoming, the staff is friendly and the menu is fantastic. I ordered a kind of food I'm not used to because I wanted to try. I didn't like it so I didn't eat it. They noticed and didn't charge me for it. Also we tasted a German... More 

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Thank Talita C
Kenosha, Wisconsin
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272 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Several people recommended Madam Janette to us and it was well worth the trip. To start my husband had the bang bang shrimp and I had the wedge salad, both tasted great! Even the bread that comes with your meal was delightful. For my main I went for the Jumbo Shrimp “Coco di Rasta”, the portion was huge and there... More 

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Thank lhamilt77
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Food was good and staff was very attentive. Started raining while we were there and the staff was very quick to get people moved and accommodate everyone. We had the bang bang shrimp, ceviche, and the fish of the day. We usually share everything and they divided the entree for us which is always a nice touch. Ceviche could have... More 

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Thank Lawrence J
Bloomfield, New Jersey
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Long overdue review. Just returned from my second visit to Aruba in 7 months, and this restaurant still stands out as our favorite place. The atmosphere, service, and most of all quality of food is superior. My wife and I shared the Bang Bang Shrimp to start. It was so delicious and such a big portion, I had to ask... More 

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Thank Scott S
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Hopefully it was a bad night , but the food was cold even after being sent back. The manager did compensate with a free dinner but to be honest with all the great food on the island I don't think we will go back.

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Thank InArubaNow
Aruba
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i went here with some friends and it was amazing. the people so friendly and nice. the food was so good. i cant wait to eat here again.

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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Food was excellent, service was good. Atmosphere just ok. We were near the edge of the canopy and there were a lot of flies. I also found the seats extremely uncomfortable

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Thank Jeannette P
Toledo, Ohio
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved this restaurant! The food was awesome. Best crab cakes ever. The staff was super nice and attentive without being overly bothersome. We will come here every time we visit the island. Do make a reservation as they are busy.

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Thank SoccerAunt20
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I have been eating at Madame Janette's since it opened. In the early years we would eat here more than once during our stay. I don't mind paying the higher prices for food in Aruba when the food and service are good. However, neither were good last year, and as we plan our next extended stay in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $49
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Caribbean, Dutch, Seafood, European, Central European
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cunucu Abao 37, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 587 0184

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?