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AWA DI PLAYA

Piscaderabay, Curacao
(011) 599-9 462-6939
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Overview
  • Excellent6%
  • Very good40%
  • Average24%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible9%
5 Apr 2017
“Good fish but way OVERPRICED. $46.50 for 2 lunches.”
17 Mar 2017
“Good fish overpriced for tourists”
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CUISINES
Seafood, Caribbean
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Piscaderabay, Curacao
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

We remembered Awa di Playa from 7 years ago when we last visited, so we went back. First, they moved from the waterfront location to the parking lot. The place retained its extremely rustic feel, the "kitchen" is a metal shipping container, you get to...More

Thank AdventureTraveler15
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

place was filled with locals of all walks of life, no way it cost them $40 for 2 cokes and grilled fish (which was excellent) no menus, staff really could care less, avoid

1  Thank bgagnon
Reviewed 26 June 2016

You have to be very careful. First ask for pricing. They know you are not from Curacao, so they price your fish as much as they want. Had a fish dinner to go, one fish (cup) soup and one beer for 25.00 USD. Not to...More

Thank gualberto_ortiz
Reviewed 18 April 2016

This seafood shack is great for food but beware of the not so great prices. dont expect too much of the service. Local fishwomen are waitresses and they are very business like. there are no menus and you have to ask what they have. I...More

Thank MizDazy
Reviewed 5 February 2016

We thought we'd be getting some local food and decent prices...we know the Caribbean can be expensive...but we had lunch and 2 beers...for $50... It was more expensive then our resort hotel...this was a hole in the wall place...there are no prices and they only...More

Thank Beachykeen1969
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We went to Awa Di Playa because it was close to our hotel (Marriott Curacao Beach) and was recommended as a place "where locals eat".(They are only open for lunch) My husband & I like seek out the small, local places when we travel, so...More

1  Thank 681TracyG
Reviewed 20 February 2015

We loved it. Perfect for lunch. It has a very 'rustic dive diner' atmosphere and is right on the water. We personally loved that but it's not for everyone. Your food is served in styrofoam containers with paper napkins and plastic utensils. Tables and chairs...More

Thank DSBAKKER
Reviewed 14 December 2014

We ate here and the food was good but not the prices. My divemaster recommended the place as the freshest fish even though it looks like a dive. The fish was fresh. We ordered one "fish of the day"and 2 lemonades for lunch and the...More

Thank BeeTourist
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Went to Awa for the first time after several tripsmto the island. The manu is limited to three items at any given time. All the fish is fried and very tasty. You can order fish fillet, slices of whole fish with rice or funche and...More

Thank Pedro T
Reviewed 6 September 2014

First, let me say DELICIOUS fish lunch, prepared in the local style...nicely spiced and deep fried. No menu, just what they have that day spoken by the server. We had tuna and "whitefish" (which from the texture was likely Lionfish). Portions are very large, two...More

1  Thank Jeff E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$7
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piscaderabay, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao
  • Phone Number: (011) 599-9 462-6939
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