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Aruba Beach Cafe

1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
+1 954-776-0001
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
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Reviewed today via mobile

Stopped in for a drink.. seemed like a cool place to see the sea, and listen to the music. Will try it again .

Thank GiuseppeCostanza
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We left the best until last. Fantastic food while sitting outside watching Lauderdale go by. Say no more!!!

Thank billygil
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great food and great atmosphere! This was such a fun place. It is right on the beach with great views. The teriyaki chicken was great and my friend enjoyed the fish tacos. I would definitely return! The whole community is awesome.

Thank Hank W
Reviewed 4 days ago

I eat here twice a year, each time I’m in Florida. The food is just okay, not scrumptious, and the service is indifferent. The waitstaff are all friendly, but there’s always a wait for the bill, water, questions. However, the location is wonderful, right at...More

Thank Nova1994
Reviewed 4 days ago

Aruba has 3 bars inside and the only restaurant on the beach. Great service and great food. Music 7 days a week!

Thank 708jackr
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not that hungry so I ordered the salad with strawberries and goat cheese. It was good. My sister ordered the seafood soup, which of course has mussels, clams, fish, etc. It is served in a deep bowl and this is the dish she...More

Thank 1observant
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best coconut shrimp in town with their delish dipping sauce. Also, they make the best filet mignon and their Happy hour with free buffet if fantastic

Thank margelitteral
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Alas, why do all the best views have the most mediocre food? Because they can.... Just very bland, non spectacular over cooked fish with watered down drinks.

Thank shermanthedog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for lunch and couldn’t be happier! Pretty full and yet service was great. Good food!! And good view of the beach.

Thank Mashadeca2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's been over 14 years since last visiting Aruba.... Food is still good. The decor has changed and the windows are now permanently closed - or they seemed to be on this visit. Shame, but I suppose understandable considering the storms over the years. The...More

Thank Calamitym
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Lauderdale by the Sea
  • Phone Number: +1 954-776-0001
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Located Directly on the beach in Lauderdale by the Sea flAward- winning Chef brings you the true taste of the Caribbean, along with American Favorites Fresh Seafood Prime Steaks, Gourmet Salads and burgers and much more. Three Tropical Bars await to quench your thirst. Aruba Starts Jumping island style with live music daily. Causal Dress with seating inside or on the outside deck provides a picturesque view of the ocean. serving lunch and dinner late night dining. One Happy Restuarant!
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