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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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Open Now
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
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Reviewed today

We love to head hear for afternoon cocktails, food and music. Bartenders are all very good and pleasant, especially Ruth

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bobbcpa
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited Aruba Beach Cafe on a sunny Sunday morning and had their breakfast buffet. Just excellent. Lots of variety of hot food and such a joy to by right on the beach. Recommended if you are in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea on the weekend.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Companion774052
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very good place to drink and eat with the family. It;s close to the beach and is in a good area to walk.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Epcruisesandtravel
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice to be on the beach and eat at this good restaurant Danny came to us and we had a nice lunch Danny had the clam chowder. Frankie had the escargot and I had the coconut shrimp. I had the turkey club. Frankie’s favorite was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Summersnuggles
Reviewed 5 days ago

Decent restaurant located in the lively centre of Lauderdale-by-the-Sea. Part of the restaurant has beach front view, so I recommend dining earlier (4-5pm) if you want a window seat. Drinks were excellent. Menu items were decent, but I'd recommend ordering a nightly special as they...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SandraJackieJanjicek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bread is delicious and well worth it. We actually were planning on eating across the street but left after the appetizer was sub par. Ended up here and loved it. Dog friendly too!! Shrimp was delicious and wife loved her burger.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bostonshovel
Reviewed 1 week ago

aruba is good for things like salads (i reccomend athens greek and strawberry fields) and sea food, however i ordered chicken and was pink! normally busy but nice atmosphere

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank georgiadvice
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went almost every single night Good selection, good service and on the beach. I don’t have much more to say. But need to write 100 carat hers!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank aztc2008
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to sit outside in the shade with a view of the ocean. Only tables available in the shade sat 4 not 2 (2, 2 seated tables put together to sit 4). Any other restaurant would have split the 2 tables apart but not...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mikeckeywest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this spot on the beach in Lauderdale by the sea and had a wonderful birthday dinner. Excellent service, great food along with a nice beach vibe, can't be beat!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FellowTraveler600210
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Cheryl K
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Response from Crystal G | Reviewed this property |
Stayed at the windjammer. They have rentals
Cheryl K
August 6, 2018|
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Response from bonnieb758 | Reviewed this property |
NO it’s a bar and restaurant
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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
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions, Scenic view, 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
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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
  • E-mail
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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