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Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill

J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 79 | De Palm Pier between Hilton Resort & RIU Palace Hotel, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2233
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 79 | De Palm Pier between Hilton Resort & RIU Palace Hotel, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had dinner on a Sunday evening when there was a great band playing at Bugaloe. It was a lot of fun. Food was great as well. Would come back in a heartbeat.

Thank belochka25
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When we found this place we knew it was fun and full of life. We expected it to be bar food menu but the food was really great! We ate there 3 times during our stay. Once for dinner and they had live music. It’s...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food was decent, lots of choices but a little slow to serve. I would probably try it again maybe I went on a bad night. Music was nice and your right on water so it’s at least worth a try.

Thank MommyDgm
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here for dinner during our first day in Aruba and had an awful experience. The service was the absolute worst! We waited for about 20 mins just to be to be greeted by our waitress. The drinks were watered down, the food was...More

Thank Tina_babyyy813
KimvdLinden, Public Relations Manager at Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Tina, Thank you for your review and we are sorry to hear your visit to Bugaloe was not as expected. Even though it can get busy at times it most definitely should not take this long to be served. We would appreciate if you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here for lunch on our first day. Food was good but the service was absolutely terrible. We waited 20-30 minutes just for someone to take out order. After we asked for the check and waited another 30 minutes! After 30 minutes we went up...More

Thank Ant B
KimvdLinden, Public Relations Manager at Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Ant, First of all thank you for your review and we are saddened to hear about the level of service you received. It most definitely should not take this long and we take it very serious when it comes to friendly and timely service....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying in the riu palace which is literally next door. Beautiful place to watch the sunset. We went here a few times during our 2 week holiday. The atmosphere is amazing, live entertainment with a cheap happy hour. We only had a snack...More

Thank Zoey E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My three girlfriends and I visited Bugaloe during happy hour on our last day of our trip. Wish we had found this place sooner! The staff sings and dances their way around the customers interacting with them. Such a fun, lively atmosphere right on the...More

Thank Loreen W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You know that a wonderful little tiki bar overlooking the beach you always dream about? This is it! We love this place. My wife and I made this a regular stop during our Aruba stay. Fun. Music. Dancing. Plus the food is really good. They...More

Thank sschandler
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were wanting to eat by the water. We were walking on the ocean side of the Hilton and saw this restaurant at the end of a pier and thought why not? We figured the food would be average, but was fed...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice HH and entertainment. Drinks are great and the view is better. Staff is friendly and very entertaining.

Thank Ronald C
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Questions & Answers
Jessica B
29 January 2018|
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Response from bambamohio | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations for the tables not the bar. They have little chalkboards on the table that has your name and time o it. That way if there are people sitting there, they know that they will have to vacate by the... More
Brittany R
23 October 2017|
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Response from KimvdLinden | Property representative |
Bugaloe is located at De Palm Pier between the Riu Palace Hotel and Hilton Resort. This is where Dunkin Donuts was located, they moved however Bugaloe is still there :-).
Marie L
11 October 2017|
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Response from Emily C | Reviewed this property |
The cruise port is in Orangastad and this is in Palm Beach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 79 | De Palm Pier between Hilton Resort & RIU Palace Hotel, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 586 2233
  • E-mail
Dinner, Drinks, Dancing and Chilling? Yes, it is all here. Enjoy the 360 degree sunset views from the bar while 3 nights a week the best live bands of the islands guarantee to make your hips move! Come in and sip on any of the 25 cocktails, and savor those Bugaloe Fries, your perfect evening is just a few steps away! Dance the Salsa on Wednesday, Sing-a-long on Karaoke Saturday or go Crazy on Crazy Fish Monday! Every Night is a good night here.
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