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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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“bimini bread” (107 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

Great location right at the beach. The staff here is absolutely lovely and friendly. I experienced some excellent service here in the bar from a young woman with glasses. And David in the bar was super kind to me as a solo guest.. Food average...More

1  Thank Jenny S
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Get the salmon with the sesame seeds on it. It's really good. Also their salads are wonderful and the drinks are cold. It's an old building in an old staff but the food is really good overall

Thank Mike M
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

We were a party of six & totally enjoyed ourselves. We came in & requested a table outside. They gave us a balloon with a name on it & we waited in the area outside. Within a short time someone came out to get us....More

Thank nclark62044
Reviewed August 29, 2017

This was recommended to us by the lady at reception where we are staying also said Happy Hour 5-7pm. We headed off looking forward to sitting at this location. Alas not the experience we had hoped for nowhere did it say happy hour was at...More

Thank annetter996
Reviewed August 28, 2017

This place was soooooooo awesome that my wife and I went to eat twice on our wknd getaway. The food was good, live music atmosphere was great and the bread here is to die for :)!!!!

Thank cpbb8181
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

The ambiance both indoors and out is really delightful with live music in the evening. We had a tasty meal, but what I really enjoyed was their Key Lime Pie.

Thank Chrystianne S
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing and perfect quantity. Staff was over the top on their service. And best part the ocean views were out of this world gorgeous. Very large area, doesn't look like it but there is a lot of seating at this restaurant. Will be...More

Thank TravelFamily11
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Good food. Loud and crowded near the bar area but they accommodated us with a table by the window so we had a great view. Live music attraced a good size crowd. Service was prompt. Food was good.

Thank JaniceandButch
Reviewed August 23, 2017

A few of the boys got together at Aruba for drinks - great time. Wait staff was attentive. Crowd was fun. Music was good (live band). Aruba is right on the beach in the center of town so it's easy to roam around, walk in...More

Thank Roland P
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Went there to eat lunch on the patio and had an awesome view of the beach and ocean. The food was great. The hamburgers are huge and very tasty as well as the fries. The drinks are great and they have specials in the afternoon...More

Thank James M
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Suzi D
June 25, 2017|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
Side dishes can be made into plates
Kate V
January 9, 2017|
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Response from MC N | Reviewed this property |
No you just go and they find a place outside or outside.
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December 28, 2016|
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Response from Irma G | Reviewed this property |
I think so. Don't know the cost but drinks are reasonably priced.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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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
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view
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
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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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