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Plein Cafe Wilhelmina

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££ - £££
International, Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European
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Wilhelminaplein 19-23, Willemstad 1000, Curacao
+599 9 461 9666
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped for lunch , which it was really nice and will be just perfect if I did not needed to wait @45min . if you have time to wait is OK but if you are on a rush skip it.

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Thank Betsabe F
Trinidad and Tobago
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot say anything about the food. However, the service here is horrible. We sat for almost 15mins without anyone acknowledging that we were there. No menus, no drinks, nothing... In the end we just got up and left...

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Thank latoygib14
Miami, Florida
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This is a cute little cafe with outdoor seating and an inside bar. The food was quite good (I had the pesto bread with herb butter, which sounds simple but is more "Dutch" than we get in the US, and the Alexia pasta), and the service was friendly and quick. I spent almost two hours just relaxing by myself with... More 

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1 Thank NateLaGran
Delfgauw, The Netherlands
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Seldomly experienced such 'no service' place. Filthy terrace, not clean after windy night before. 'Fresh fruit juices' from the can whilst the fruit market is 'around the corner'. Heineken sponsored umbrellas torn apart and not replaced of laziness? Not even offering a small umbrella to get off the terrace to avoid being soaking wet under these torn terrace unbrellas.... It... More 

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Thank hbetist58
Oranjestad, Aruba
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Nothing fancy very straightforward, no creativity and almost boring. Breakfast is OVERPRICED! The coffee is great.

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Thank InselLife
Willemstad, Curacao
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The salad and smoothie were delicious. Quick service. Nice and relax atmosphere. The weather was "dushi".

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1 Thank ruthkoei
Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We ate one night in cafe Wilhelmina. We had the platter of the day and you expect that if that is the speciality it will be there in about 20 minutes or faster specially since it was busy and no empty tables. An owner want to maximize his return of investment (that is my opinion). It took 45 minutes after... More 

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Thank leb83
NY
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437 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We stopped for breakfast, an outdoor cafe, I had the farmer's omelette which was very good. Others in the group had a ham and cheese breakfast sandwich and were disappointed since it contained no eggs.

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Thank JesusDad
Willemstad, Curacao
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

After a day strolling around and not in the mood for fine dining, just want to sit, relax, have a drink and something to eat? Then this is one of the places to be! Good, quick service, sit and enjoy watching the people, the showcars that pass by, the tourist bus without windows. Choose your meal, good tasting and value... More 

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2 Thank Dspaul
Willemstad, Curacao
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The service is slow and mainly unexperienced. The food is plain and overcooked. The ambiance is alright (situated in the centre of Willemstad), though the tables and chairs are old and simple.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
International, Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilhelminaplein 19-23, Willemstad 1000, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 461 9666

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?