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The West Deck

L.G. Smith Blvd. | At the Governors Bay Linear Park, Oranjestad 0000, Aruba
+297 587 2667
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“grouper fingers” (125 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (108 reviews)
“bread basket” (50 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
L.G. Smith Blvd. | At the Governors Bay Linear Park, Oranjestad 0000, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice place ocean view. The food was good the big drink with chill beer is very very good. I will come back here very soon.

Thank cardierc
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a very good dinner. One of us has a dairy allergy and our waiter Francesco was very patient and explained very well what things could be adjusted. Had a delicious meal. Also very nice place overlooking the sea.

Thank lauwvdw
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our 10th visit to Aruba and we finally decided to try this place! It was just what we were expecting. Casual but beautiful, overlooking the water, a simple menu, not gourmet, and very reasonable. Our waitress, Joanne, went out of her way to make us...More

Thank wendyrose2018
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate at The West Deck last night, not only was everything delicious but our waitress (Joanne) was amazing! She made great suggestions, was energetic, and described the food beautifully. They make delicious hand crafted and fresh drinks! Definitely get a margarita! The menu is...More

Thank gcucciniello01
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was our last night in Aruba, and we were told by our friends who took the walking tour of Aruba that this was a great place to eat at. It did not disappoint!!! Joanne waited on us and was great. We found out she...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were searching for some unique place that woul be very Arubian and friendly. At last we found it on the beach close to our hotel. The food was authentic Carribian and very tasty. Amasing local coctails, extreemly friendly and helpfull stuff, nice cosy atmosphere,...More

Thank Sergey P
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I finished our trip at this restaurant and it was a delightful casual island end to our island stay. Live music and dancing accompanied our tapas and island attitude :) They required a reservation (We made a reservation a few hrs before...More

Thank Heidiz703
Reviewed 6 days ago

Only restaurant on Aruba wher you can eat good food at a very reasonable price AND be directly overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

Thank philtasseur
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Francisco was great. Offered his opinions on food choices when asked and offered us the fresh passion fruit margarita that were the special of the day, Yum! A couple of the guys got the whole fried snapper and said it was really good. I had...More

Thank luv2vaca2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Want a sunset experience with a nice glass of tamarind juice? This is the place. The view is very nice, the servers super helpful and awesome people. The feel at home experience. Whether you see planes landing or speed boats heading to Renaisance island, West...More

Thank Mariela W
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20 October 2018|
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Response from Jo B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not sure! Have only been there for lunch and dinner!
25 June 2018|
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Response from Stuart P | Reviewed this property |
Your best landmark is the Renaissance Hotel as it is almost directly across the street from the West Deck. Its approx 2 miles or so. Depending on the time of day or week will determine how long it will take to get there... More
25 June 2018|
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Response from Kevin S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, 10-12 minutes away unless there is a backup in Oranjestad on the main road through town. Good spot, good food at reasonable prices. Best make a reservation and go around 7:00 pm and hang out for the sunset.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L.G. Smith Blvd. | At the Governors Bay Linear Park, Oranjestad 0000, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 587 2667
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