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It Rains Fishes

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Caribbean, Dutch, European, Pacific Rim, Seafood
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Kaya Jan N.E. Craane 24, Kralendijk, Bonaire
+599 717 8780
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Alabama
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our group included both adventurous and picky eaters. All of us enjoyed our dinner at It Rains Fishes. From the catch of the day (mahi or snapper on the night we visited) to a simple burger--the food was well prepared, and our server was charming! Right on the waterfront, no rush and no hurry. We enjoyed the food and the... More 

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houston
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126 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is one of the most expensive restaurants in the island. Their food is way too bland for my taste. Nice and friendly staff, but the food was not that great, for my taste.

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New York City, New York
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4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I don't understand all the rave reviews because this place is mediocre at best. The location is lovely but the rest is just "meh." The service was spotty and when one of our orders came out wrong (it was unclear whose fault it was), the waitress rolled her eyes and sighed. The wine pour was stingy. My daughter got the... More 

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UK
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214 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great food - is a touch salty Wonderful location on the sea front mid range price good for families - high chairs avail

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we only sporadically try this since it is a long walk from our resort. last trip was a lunch time and we were very happy with the seafood dishes. we will return.

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Curacao
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can be casual yet enjoy a fine dining experience. With friends just finishing a dive and starving our friends said we must eat at It Rains Fishes. I was apprehesive as I had on my suit under a sulu and t-shirt and the restaurant looked very nice. No worries, we had a delicious dinner with delightful staff.

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It Rains Fishes did not disappoint. Everything we ordered was delicious, from tuna sashimi to grilled wahoo in creole sauce. One criticism, another nearby table was offered homemade french fries instead of just french fries. They were dutch and their fries really looked good.

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Laguna Niguel
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice evening at this restaurant. The service was excellent and the food delicious. Although it was outside there were ceiling fans that kept everything very comfortable. We would definitely return.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always have a great time at it rains fishes. The food is marvelous, the service is professional but friendly. The view and atmosphere are great . We went twice in one week.

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Aerdenhout,, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner there twice, once with my whole family and once just with my husband. Great location, absolutely great service and very friendly staff. Would certainly recommend this!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Caribbean, Dutch, European, Pacific Rim, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaya Jan N.E. Craane 24, Kralendijk, Bonaire
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bonaire  >  Kralendijk
  • Phone Number: +599 717 8780

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