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“A wonderful dinner...” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Aruba Beach Cafe

Aruba Beach Cafe
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: 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!
key west
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“A wonderful dinner...”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2014

Last weekend, I went with a large party of friends and family to Aruba. Being a very busy restaurant that doesn't take reservations, I knew we were rolling the dice. We were surprised that the wait was not too long, and were sat at a great table right at the window in the station where I worked my last shift 15 years ago. We ordered steamed clams, quesadillas, escargot, salads, conch fritters, chowder and drinks. The service and the food were great. The restaurant has one of the best locations on the beach. I would eat here again.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
“Great Location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2014

We actually really liked this place, it's really bustling and the food (and drink) were good. I had fillet steak and it was chargrilled to perfection. We had a table overlooking the beach. It was a Thursday night which was busy enough but we passed it on Friday and Saturday nights and it was mobbed. Would give it another go if returning to FBTS.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Westbury, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“fun vibe”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2014

Place was packed. Casual, bar and restaurant. Very popular spot. Excellent location and view. Live music. Outdoor seating as well. Not a wuiet dpot...more for fun and drinks with some good food.

Visited January 2014
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Detroit, Michigan
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Poor”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2014

My wife and I visited for dinner and we both ordered sandwiches. I had a turkey reuben and my wife had a turkey club. The bread on both, although toasted, was soggy and tasted like it had been prepared days before and left out in the high beach humidity. The music was OK, so perhaps this place would be fine for a drink, but I can't recommend the food.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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“Ocean escape”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2014

With great ocean view and calypso vibe yoou feel you're a lot further south than Lauderdale-By-The-Sea. Food is good, especially the Lobster Salad Sandwich. It has a kick. Great place to relax for a while.

Visited November 2013
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