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“Did Not Disappoint!”

Carte Blanche Restaurant
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $95
Cuisines: European, International
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Carte Blanche is a restaurant for foodies, people who are open minded for an exquisite fine dinning experience, without limitations. Carte Blanche features a 14-seat elegant bar in a relaxed and cozy atmosphere. The highlight of the restaurant is Chef Dennis van Daatselaar cooking right in front of you a 5-course Carte Blanche dinner known as a “chef surprise”. Alongside him is Maitre d’ Glen Bonset pairing wines and mixing premium drinks
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Level 3 Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Did Not Disappoint!”
Reviewed May 26, 2013

This was the one thing that I was looking forward to most on this trip to Aruba, and it was even better than what I was anticipating. The food, the atmosphere, the wine, everything was absolutely perfect. This is one dining experience that I will remember for the rest of my life. Thank you, Glenn and Denis! I'm sure we will be visiting again soon in the near future!

  • Visited May 2013
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watford
Level 6 Contributor
118 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
“2nd time”
Reviewed May 25, 2013

we have just returned from Aruba and again visited, Carte Blanche after last year i thought they couldn't get any better .I am so wrong moving to the Bucuti they have up thier game. Unbelivable food Glenn and Denis great hosts,fantastic chef and superb sommelier,top guys.hectors ok too !!.The dinning experience is 5 star. the best of its kind on the Island by far

  • Visited May 2013
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1 Thank flannersWatford
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manahawkin,nj
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“I want to commend you!”
Reviewed May 21, 2013

I really want to commend you on your professionalism with handling our reservation with you. We however took your advise to seek another restaurant with more choice options and unhappily were turned off by your competitors options! I know that it is not in your business to here from someone that hasn't even experienced your establishment, however, I want it on record that you took the right approach to anyone embarking on a new and different dining experience than 2 fools and a bull. I wish very much that my husband and I would have encountered your dining establishment as you were our first choice. We were very turned off by visiting 2 fools and a bull as our alternative. We left after our first couple of courses insulted and very displeased with the couple of dishes served to us. I was on vacation in Aruba and visit often, and find the people there Very friendly, I embrace your candor and wish that your competitors would follow suit.

Visited May 2013
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1 Thank donnarda
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London
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Simply the best”
Reviewed May 20, 2013

We loved it so much we are going back on Thursday,shame we live so far away or it would be our regular place...Denis and glen...I take my hat off to you!!

Visited June 2012
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New York City, New York
2 reviews
“Bravo”
Reviewed May 19, 2013

Bravo, Bravo, Bravo. An evening of food theater....thank you for getting us a reservation due to a cancellation. It was the highlight of our vacation. Dennis and Glen, perfect together and thoroughly professional. What more can we say except, thank you and come visit us in New York at Juliana's Pizza. Best regards. Carol and Pat

  • Visited May 2013
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