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Papagayo Bar & Grill

L G Smith Boulevard 82, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583 6000
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (19 reviews)
“pitas” (2 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International
££ - £££
L G Smith Boulevard 82, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding lunch and cocktails at Papagayo, especially thanks to one of the best bartenders I ever experienced, Natalie Dovale. It's like she could read minds. Awesome service.

Thank byrdman23
Reviewed 1 week ago

The space is large with plenty of seating, and it is very clean. There are great views of the beach. The service was consistently good. The food and drinks are good. It is very casual; you can be in your swimsuit if you want. You...More

Thank FT313
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While not a cheap place, I was surprised by the somewhat reasonable prices and selection of food/drink on the Marriott's private island. Drinks were about $10 and the pizza, burgers and fish sandwiches were prices similar to other Marriott properties. Our server, Lemieux, was very...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We LOVE coming here! Vanie is a hard worker Excellent server and she made sure we had all that we needed to make our experience that much better

Thank Tricia W
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We had lunch at the bar. Our server Riccardo was very attentive and friendly. We also would like to recognize Lindo, who was our great server at our cabana. The food and drinks were great. Relaxing atmosphere.

Thank sallystang
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Papagayo is located on the Renaissance private island. If you are not a guest you can purchase a day pass. The restaurant is lovely and the staff are wonderful. They offer a nice breakfast so you can go over to the island really early (first...More

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This loving staffmember gave me and my mother the warmest welcome, sweetest smile and a caring service of high quality. She served us with joy and you could tell that it was ginuine. We spent a whole day there and the luxury lunch with Melushkas...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

After being married for 30 years we took out first ever trip to Aruba. Not sure why we waited so long because we travel often. We just always chose other destinations. This turned out to be one of the best trips we’ve ever taken together!!...More

Thank DaphnePaulette
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant for breakfast and was served by Melushka She was attentive and took great care of our dining needs. My only issue is we discovered the restaurant on our last full day there Had we visited earlier in the week I would...More

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

- The chip platter, literally the first thing on the menu, was nothing more than chips straight from a bag, with 3 tiny little plastic cups of guacamole, salsa, etc. The amount of dip they provide is laughable. Over $10 for this as well. -...More

Thank TurdPilot
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Questions & Answers
24 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from hairybear007 | Reviewed this property |
As above nobody checks your bags. But the island is so fantastic and worth it, ideal to get there early to get decent shade
18 July 2016|
Response from Davida R | Reviewed this property |
Yes it has. I dined there twice in April.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L G Smith Boulevard 82, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 583 6000
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