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Seafood Restaurants in Aruba

Dine on fresh seafood to your heart's content – it's one of the cornerstones of our local culinary scene.

Aruba’s local fishermen, often out at sea before most of us are out of our beds, supply many of Aruba’s restaurants with daily fresh catches.

From elegant haute cuisine restaurants to casual roadside fish shacks, there are plenty of opportunities to get your fill of the freshest catches from the Caribbean Sea here on Aruba.

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Seafood Restaurants in Aruba

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Aruban Restaurants

From traditional Dutch to Asian, African and Spanish, the dining options are as diverse and welcoming as our people.

Local Aruban Cuisine

Discover how the melting pot of cultures contributes to a menu influenced by Holland, South America and the Caribbean.

Caribbean Restaurants

Aruba is a food-lover’s paradise and home to more than 90 nationalities, which can be detected in our diverse cuisine.

European and Dutch Cuisine

Savour authentic European flavours brought to Aruba over several centuries.

Italian Cuisine in Aruba

Relish traditional and contemporary Italian cuisine presented in elegant haute cuisine and family-style restaurants.

Best Asian Restaurants in Aruba

Satisfy your cravings for sushi, Chinese or Indian cuisine while visiting Aruba – a foodie paradise!

Steakhouses in Aruba

Dine at one of Aruba's many styles of steakhouses – from Argentinian and Brazilian to American and Japanese.

Central/South American Cuisine

Explore the colourful cuisine of South and Central America while holidaying with us.

North American Cuisine

Dine just like at home with our numerous restaurants featuring traditional and contemporary European and American cuisine.

International

Enjoy international cuisine in Aruba.


The waters off the coast of Aruba are teeming with a variety of seafood. Some of the catches to look for while dining on the island include mahi mahi, snapper, grouper, wahoo, yellowfin tuna, Caribbean lobster and shrimp. Try fish local style – pan fried and served with a tomato-based creole sauce. Sample our traditional keri-keri (shredded, seasoned fresh fish), fish balls and fish soup.

Seafood restaurants in Aruba are plentiful. This is only natural as fresh fish is caught here every day and has become a staple within the local community. The restaurants are also nice and varied. One will offer a delicious seafood buffet, while another will serve a-la-carte dishes. Whether you fancy a lobster meal or you would like to try the catch of the day, the best seafood in Aruba is always fresh and prepared with care.

From elegant haute cuisine restaurants to casual roadside fish shacks, there are plenty of opportunities to get your fill of the freshest catches from the Caribbean Sea here on Aruba.