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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, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
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Reviewed yesterday

A little pricey for the dinners we had here one night - there are other options a few steps away. We did see someone propose out on the beach though. That was fun. :)

Thank Terrijordan042
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went to Aruba this past Sunday at around 9 PM with my elderly mother to have dinner. My family and I are regular customers. They always close the kitchen at 11PM so I didn't worry when my mother (who was visiting from overseas and...More

Thank Florrcita
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely place by the sea excellent food and drinks, staff very pleasent and also valet parking is cheap

Thank denisea598
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great, its right next to the beach, so attire is extremely casual. I have been there in sundress and flip flops as well as party attire celebrating a birthday. The food is appetizing, naturally seafood is a main dish on the menu,...More

Thank dewdropjr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They have the best fish tacos I've had in a long time!!! Service was good. Our table faced the ocean and it was a great sight.

Thank hcky89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really great bar service, live music and the food is better than you might expect. Really the place to go for lunch or dinner if you want to enjoy music and drinks.

Thank TheShivelys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, we went to this place twice. Which is a pretty good indication of its quality as we personally are "one and done" type of people unless a restaurant exceeds expectations. The first night we had a great experience - the oysters were great, Bimini...More

Thank jazzmankg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Aruba Beach Cafe while on vacation taking a cruise to the Caribbean out of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale Florida. We were referred to this wonderful location by some popular YouTubers YouTube channel name mr. Traveler awesome place to visit while you're...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for lunch and some craft beers on a Friday. Staff was friendly and food came quickly. I really can recommend the Grouper Sandwich. However, it was on the menu card of the day, so might not be available permanently. Parking was $5.

Thank Matthias Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner Wednesday night at the beach was great. This is my first time in Ft Lauderdale and I googled restaurants located nearest my condo. I looked up the reviews for Aruba Beach Cafe & liked what the menu offered. It is located at the beach...More

Thank Kathy L
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August 6, 2018|
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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 Bonnie B | Reviewed this property |
NO it’s a bar and restaurant
Kathy S
March 9, 2018|
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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, Bar scene, Scenic view, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
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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