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Discover Diving Restaurant

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Playa Lagun 51, Curacao
+599 9 864 1652
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

If you want to have a nice view while having a drink or food you have to go to this place at playa Lagun.

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Thank Tjalling V
Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2016

At the very west end of Curacao you don't really expect to get food like this: fresh and tasty fish, steaks perfectly grilled and a perfect barbecue. Be sure to ask for the "catch of the day" if you like fresh fish!! On some days you can have events like live music or an "all-you-can-eat" menue.

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Thank Brodo27
Stittsville, Ontario
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016

After a late afternoon snorkel at Playa Lagun in March, we popped into Discover Diving Restaurant (right across from the beach) in the hopes of getting ribs to go. We had done this on a trip to the same area of Curacao in March of 2014, and loved the ribs then. Even though we were there on a buffet type... More 

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Thank lovesthesun-7
Brockville, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016

Try the fish--the ribs were tasty but very chewy. The setting is great--close to the beach--feel and looks like a sea-side restaurant. Very good service, both the restaurant and bathroom are clean.

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Thank Oscardog2016
Toronto, Canada
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016

We stumbled upon this little place and were very pleased with the service and food. Our server was extremely personable, and funny, also a dive instructor for the sister company. Fresh seafood options on the grill smell great and are the way to go. Cocktails and wine also available, all fairly priced.

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Thank Darlien P
Toronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2015

We really enjoyed the experience at this restaurant. The food was good, especially the sea food that they grilled by the side of the open concept eating area and the informal nature of the cook and the server that was there. We got up and had a nice chat with the cook as he grilled the fish that we ordered.... More 

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Lyon, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2015

We had there 2 years ago fantastic ribs with good cold and hot buffet.Last month I had after an awful fishsoup, so-so ribs and the buffet was average BUT the fish,especially the lionfish was to die for.

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Thank bernard69
New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015

We stayed at the Lagoon Ocean resort one bedroom. This place is walking distance from the resort. We ordered take out ribs and they were very tender and tasty. The chef was very accommodating cooking for us considering they were about to close. Not open everyday, so try to take advantage of the days they are open. The prices were... More 

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Thank Htwo0
Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

Its the restaurant associated with the dive shop at Playa Lagun. (Well, to be precise, its across the parking lot from Playa Lagun) The chef is surprisingly good (and accommodating) - and does surprisingly good fish specials (which are what you basically get - whatever they brought in that day, is whats being cooked). The bitterballen, however, are *great* -... More 

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Thank dieswaytoofast
Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2015

Its part of the dive shop that is next to the parking lot of Lagun beach. It has a lot of options in the menu to choose from apart from the daily speciality. Apart from this they do a fish BBQ I believe on Wednesdays (a must) and also a meat BBQ on Saturdays from 5-8pm Would check it out... 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
$7 - $25
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Lagun 51, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao
  • Phone Number: +599 9 864 1652

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