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Plaza Bieu

Sha Caprileskade, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 524 8529
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (116 reviews)
“goat” (65 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
Sha Caprileskade, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed September 1, 2015

This place was awesome! There are multiple little eateries that serve lunch (only lunch so go at the right time!) inside a big open air warehouse-type building. Yvonne's is the place that's packed. You can't miss it. She offers local dishes like cactus soup and...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2015

Wonderful way to eat with and like the locals. There are a variety of options. The servers/cooks can help you in English, Spanish, Dutch etc. The food it tasty, huge portions and prepared like you'd expect a Curaçao mother or grandmother would for her family...More

Thank 972kirkd
Reviewed August 25, 2015

My husband and I are originally from the Caribbean and we got very excited when we discovered this place in Curacao. We ordered a variety of things (seafood, chicken, rice, curried goat) from two of the food stalls and everything tasted awesome. The portion sizes...More

Thank MrsGenn
Reviewed August 23, 2015

A must visit when in Punda, simply to have a peak at local food: the atmosphere, the preparation and the locals eating! (Oh, right: and the tourists of course) Tip: sit next at the back, where there's some wind, or you might be eaten alive...More

Thank Emiel_Amsterdam
Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

Plasa Bieu is a great place if you want to have the local lunch experience for best price/value mix. We had lunch twice with our teenage kids. You can try various foodstalls. You sit at long tables, unairco-ed and it's not fine dining. The stall...More

Thank Rinse T
Reviewed August 17, 2015

The selection of foods was fantastic, we loved eating with locals and trying some good, home style cooing! Prices were great and service was fast and friendly,

Thank hawkorange
Reviewed August 15, 2015

This in the old market. It look like abig cafeteria and it's where the locals eat traditional curaçao food. For 20$ we had two huge plates of food and a couple of beers. The atmosphere was loud and fantastic. Just like your grandmas home cooking....More

Thank Snelly38
Reviewed August 8, 2015

This place is not just for local, lots of tourists like us (adventurous eaters) enjoy our meal which was prepared with passion for food! I personally love their soup the most! It's so homely and tasty!!! John, thank you for the Ginger Drink! It was...More

1  Thank dleung57
John T, Owner at Plaza Bieu, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2015

Hi, For us , at Grasia Di Dios( The Grace of God restaurant) it truly is, and will always remain an encouragement for us to per-sue true customer satisfaction. People like you help us to achieve these goals. We have truly enjoyed the presence of...More

Reviewed August 4, 2015

If you wabt to enjoy real caribbean Food, you have to go here. Sticky, crowded, vivid - and tasty. A lot of different meals availible. Loved it.

Thank dokufrau
Reviewed July 26, 2015

There are 5 or 6 vendors cooking local dishes in the Plaza Bieu. You sit at picnic tables marked by the color of the table cloths to each vendor and there are waitresses that will take your order and serve you. We ate at Ivonne's...More

1  Thank Katie R
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October 14, 2017|
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Response from Joaquin V | Reviewed this property |
Nope....These Grandma's work hard all week...no pre cooking..no freezer....multiple dishes from scratch prepared fresh and with love in the morning , served at noon....... On Sunday they rest...maybe go to church This is... More
Eduardo H
May 22, 2016|
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Response from travelskip | Reviewed this property |
There is parking, paid and free around the area. If you are staying outside Willemstad take a local bus to the "city" as they run often and are very cheap. There are two bus stations, one at Punta which is right around the... More
Marianne B
February 14, 2016|
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Response from Joaquin V | Reviewed this property |
They might not have vegan food, however there are 5 to 7 different vendors, What I would do is to find one who might be able to accomodate me for the next day or all week, It might be easier for vegetarian than vegan though.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sha Caprileskade, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 524 8529
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Plasa Bieu is near the Old Market, just beyond the Queen Wilhelmina footbridge and down the street from the Floating Market.
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