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“Great Food and Amazing Views”

Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $25
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Dinner, Drinks, Dancing and Chilling? Yes, it is all here. Enjoy the 360 degree sunset views from the bar while 3 nights a week the best live bands of the islands guarantee to make your hips move! Come in and sip on any of the 25 cocktails, and savor those Bugaloe Fries, your perfect evening is just a few steps away! Dance the Salsa on Wednesday, Sing-a-long on Karaoke Saturday or go Crazy on Crazy Fish Monday! Every Night is a good night here.
Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

We love to visit every time we are in Aruba. Great for lunch and drinks. Normally very busy, but worth the wait. The bar sits on the end of the pier and the views are amazing.

1  Thank Kevin R
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Reviewed January 1, 2014

The atmosphere here is great. You can show up in a bathing suit and you don't really have to leave the beach because you are right there. I would recommend coming here for lunch, not dinner.

Went here 3 times on our last trip. I get the bugaloe appetizer as my meal every time, which is curly fries with cheese, chili, sour cream. My husband had the burger on one trip (very good), grouper wrap (good) and quesadilla (small portion with not a lot of chicken).

Highly recommended if you are staying at the radisson, riu, westin, Hyatt, or occidental because of the incredible location and view,

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1  Thank elevero
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Reviewed December 30, 2013

Bugaloe is located at the end of a pier on Palm Beach between the Riu and Radisson hotels.

If you're on the beach looking for a good lunch, it's the right spot. The booze is reasonably priced and the sandwiches and wraps are both good and reasonable. They don't automatically pile on the French fries which is good. Many people want a light lunch and it hits the spot.

There is a lot of activity on the pier with shuttle boats taking folks out for water activities. It acts as entertainment while you are eating.

Thank thirstycamel9
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Reviewed December 28, 2013

I read the reviews and though it would be good for a moderate family dinner but I was wrong.
My kids wanted Nachos and what i got literally was a bowl of chips and a cup of cheese whiz.
Service was nice but very slow.Entertainment was good so my though here is it's more of a bar to hang vs eat

Thank Steve w
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Kemmerling, Guest Relations Manager at Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2014

Thank you for visiting us over the holidays. We are indeed a Beach Bar & Grill hangout. The nachos you ordered are really a bar-food/snack and should not be considered as a main meal. We hope you would like to visit us next time for dinner and choose the Grouper or Surf and Turf. Also, please make sure to stop by on Crazy Fish Monday, since we have a special fried fish basket, fresh out of the ocean for only US$15,- a plate! We hope to welcome you back soon, and surprise you and your family with the great choices we have of main meal courses, which can be accompanied by live band music and an awesome sunset view!

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Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

This place is very good except for the old rusty tables! The food is great and the service is good, but it takes a long time to receive the food.

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Thank Aruba421
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