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Carte Blanche Restaurant

Wilhelminastraat 74, Oranjestad 00000, Aruba
+297 586 3339
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Overview
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (67 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (18 reviews)
“tasting menu” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, International
PRICE
££££
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LOCATION
Wilhelminastraat 74, Oranjestad 00000, Aruba
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We travel to Aruba in January and the first time we try this type of restaurant. We tried a couple of years ago to make reservation, but unfortunately it was not available. You should make reservation probably five or six months in advance. We stay...More

Thank Leonid V
Reviewed 5 days ago

5 or 6 chefs create multiple appetizers, main dishes, and deserts, in appropriate portions. Very fresh ingredients. Time to meet your fellow patrons before dinner and at an "intermission". Very memorable dinner.

Thank Fox7122014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dennis and Glenn continue to impress, we have been going to Carte Blanche for five years and they remain very consistent their quality and service. Dennis is an excellent chef and Glenn an entertainer. We like the new location! try Wilhelmina in the same building...More

Thank rfb14347
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to get our reservation for five at last minute. We visited their sister restaurants Wilhelmina and Marock(both fabulous also) and they accommodated certain allergies and requests. The ambiance and presentation were exceptional but the courses are off the chart. Glenn and...More

1  Thank Licet K
Reviewed 17 May 2018

My husband and I were told to go to Carte Blanche by another couple who had just visited Aruba. From the moment you walk in until the moment you say goodbye, it is above and beyond. Chef Dennis and Glenn are dynamic in their approach...More

Thank AllisonW102916
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

As Chef Dennis and master of ceremonies Glenn have now firmly settled into there new local (at least a year ) The dynamic duo continue to impress new and repeat guest with their charm and spot on cuisine. The menu rarely deviates too dramatically, occasionally...More

1  Thank LKN-Traveler1
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Dennis & Glen served us a wonderful meal Chef Dennis gave us a creative delicious meal and Glen paired complimentary wines Do not miss this wonderful experience Pricey but worth it !

Thank elissa r
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Carte Blanche Restaurant is one of three gourmet restaurants in Aruba which offer a gourmet dining experience to a small number of guests. Guests are seated at a counter with other patrons and served a series of epicurean selections for over three hours. Reservations are...More

1  Thank JGMM
Reviewed 25 April 2018

This was probably one of the best dining experiences we have ever had. In our estimation, it ranks with Michelin star establishments like l'Auberge du Pont de Collonges. Every course was a work of art from both the visual, textural, and flavor perspective. We selected...More

Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed 25 April 2018

This was our SECOND time at Carte Blanche and the meal was amazing just like the first time!!! This experience is at the VERY top of our list of things to do each time we come to Aruba.....I only wish that we could recreate the...More

Thank 609colleeni
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Kristina D
15 January 2018|
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Response from Nida H | Reviewed this property |
You can’t go wrong with either! But Carey Blanche was amazing! Two fools is pretty amazing too! If you can get both I would do both, both are different in certain ways. At Cart Blanche they are hilarious and the food is... More
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Lee F
17 April 2017|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they accept both. US dollars are accepted everywhere in Aruba. Amex and Discover are often not accepted outside the US.
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dudley10
2 February 2017|
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Response from 2foodiesRus | Reviewed this property |
Carte Blanche is on the Bucuti property about 10-15 minutes tops from the Marriott. Have fun !!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$95
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilhelminastraat 74, Oranjestad 00000, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 586 3339
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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
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