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“Great food!!!”

Gouverneur de Rouville
Ranked #14 of 283 Restaurants in Willemstad
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $32
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Situated directly at the Anna Bay, with a beautiful view over the Handelskade and harbor entrance, you will find restaurant De Gouverneur (the Governor).This stately Curacaoan location you shouldn't miss, welcomes you from early morning to late at night for drinks, lunch and dinner. Lunch is served from 10:00 AM till 4:00 PM, dinner is served from 6:00 PM till 10:30 pm. Apart from their extensive, internationally orientated menu, they serve good local cuisine as well. De Gouverneur's service is a byword for friendliness, and the restaurant is therefore also very popular among st local inhabitants. For ten years now! Open: daily from 10 till midnight Prices: Lunch sandwiches, salads and authentic main courses: USD 13 - USD 22.70 Dinner: Starters USD 14.80, Soups USD 9.60, Main Courses USD 27.45, Desserts USD 9.60
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“Great food!!!”
Reviewed June 5, 2014

Really Great service and nice atmosphere with great water views. I would go back for sure, the fish & spare ribs were awesome.

Visited May 2014
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Texas
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69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Great food and service was ok in subsequent visit”
Reviewed May 27, 2014

We had breakfast in our first visit to the Gouverneur, and although the food was ok, service was slow - if we hadn't returned the review would be a 3 star.
We wanted to try the dinner menu, so we went back. We had a much better experience: the food was great, service was better than breakfast.
Considering we had some hit and misses in other places in Curacao, so we decided to go back for dinner again and the quality of food and service was consistent.

  • Visited September 2013
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Newburyport, Massachusetts
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“a scenic and gastric delight”
Reviewed May 21, 2014

A diverse menu with a great atmosphere. The balcony was defiantly the way to go! The dish with chicken, prunes and capers was so different, but excellent. Also the potato covered in cheese..yummy!!!! So glad we ant there.

Visited May 2014
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Bogota, Colombia
Level 5 Contributor
48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Worst service ever”
Reviewed May 20, 2014

Finally we could´nt eat at the restaurant. they where trying to give us the worst table even thoug there were plenty of space. Theynever give the menú. Why they have a restaurant if they dont want to serve the customers.

  • Visited May 2014
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Chicago
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Great experience.”
Reviewed May 14, 2014

Ate outside on the rooftop and watched the city and bridge light up. The banana soup was awesome and the mussel appetizer too! All the grilled food tho had a weird fake BBQ taste to it. They cook on an open kettle grill but I'm not sure if they use liquid BBQ flavoring or what. I wouldn't order the grilled food again but would define toy go back and try a local dish. The setting was awesome!

Visited May 2014
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