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Pelican Nest Seafood Grill

L.G. Smith Boulevard 230 | Pelican Pier, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2259
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood grill” (25 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
L.G. Smith Boulevard 230 | Pelican Pier, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday

The steak was AMAZING - so was the coconut shrimp. Dinner on a pier over the Caribbean? Doesn't get much better. I loved my steak kebab - I had plaintains and rice with it and sangria. Coconut shrimp appetizer was so fresh and delicious. My...More

Thank val228
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

On all of Palm Beach, the Pelican Nest Seafood Grill has the best view of the beautiful waterfront. We ordered off of the early bird menu, before 6 pm as well as their regular dinner menu. Great food, great service, gorgeous restaurant & view.. Very...More

1  Thank lovincarib
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the sunset dining cruise which was $85 per person. a complete waste. the cruise was nice and the sunset beautiful, but the "open bar" on the boat was all cocktails with completely watered down alcohol. the food was absolutely terrible. the menu was...More

Thank Valerie P
Reviewed 2 days ago

My chicken sandwich was delicious. Service was slow, as it is everywhere on the island. Great views as you are surrounded by the ocean.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Helpful and friendly staff, wonderfully prepared food (particularly any of the fish dishes, simply grilled), and a fun atmosphere, with a fantastic view of the sunset. we will be back whenever we can.

Thank mark o
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved everything about the Pelican's Nest! The food was beyond delicious, service was good (not the best ever, but perfectly fine), and the view/ambiance was perfect. I'd highly recommend the grouper appetizer and the Caribbean shrimp, and the chocolate cake was to die for...More

Thank Kaitlin L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a good meal with a view of the ocean.The waiter was not very friendly and not particularly efficient.The wine was good and I recommend the filet of grouper.

Thank runningdeercanada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is in a wonderful location on the water with lovely views in all directions. Sadly, the food and service were terrible. I had the grilled grouper. My was a narrow, tapering piece as stiff as a plank. I think it was a bit...More

Thank Ottob28
Martin M, General Manager at Pelican Nest Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mr Otto, I`m sorry to hear about your bad experience with us. Please aloud me to extend our apologies and if you are so kind to send us your mail we will send you a voucher for a Dinner for 2 to give us the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great drinks and appetizers! We were there during a soccer game on TV and the place went wild when their team scored. Food and drinks were great. Atmosphere was great. Prices were reasonable.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

GREAT LOCATION and very good quality of food, service and overall look. Would recommend this place. BTW; the carpaccio tastes amazing!

Thank Svena69
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Tasha A
6 June 2016|
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Response from L4850WKdenise | Reviewed this property |
Meals are comparable to US prices for a vacation area. 2 adults could have drinks apps and meals for $60 - $150 depending on what you get and how much you drink and eat. Very casual for a beach day lunch and casual low key... More
Lori R
23 January 2016|
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Response from William C | Reviewed this property |
I did not try to use a credit card but I saw others that did. I used cash to avoid all of the fees and security challenges while in Aruba. I did use a credit card at the hotel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L.G. Smith Boulevard 230 | Pelican Pier, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 586 2259
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Open air restaurant over the water on Pelican Pier (between Holiday Inn and Playa Linda resorts).
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