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Cigar Emporium

Renaissance Mall | L.G. Smith Boulevard 94, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 582 5479
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Great Smoke

Fantastic place and super friendly. Great place to have a smoke and stock your cigar collection... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Aleksandar N
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Awesome!

Stopped in to pick up a torch lighter. Monica welcomed me and introduced herself and made me feel... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Cuban Cigars, Cigars Accessories, and lighters
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“cuban coffee” (6 reviews)
“met jay” (3 reviews)
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Renaissance Mall | L.G. Smith Boulevard 94, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place and super friendly. Great place to have a smoke and stock your cigar collection with Cuban cigars.

1  Thank Aleksandar N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in to pick up a torch lighter. Monica welcomed me and introduced herself and made me feel welcome. Picked up a few cigars as long as I was there. I thought her prices were fair and she was more than helpful. See you next...More

1  Thank cdutton452
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

This is my home away from home in Aruba. Monica is always helpful and welcoming to all customers and the selection is the best. I enjoy my time here with coffee and a beautiful Cuban cigar very much.

1  Thank Michael I
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

We checked the website for their hours (9:00 - 6:00). We navigated Aruba's crazy traffic for 30 minutes and arrived at 5:40. There were 2 customers and a clerk in the store. And.....the door was locked. And.....the Clerk would NOT open the door. Awful.More

2  Thank lillymaid
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CigarsAuA, Manager at Cigar Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Dear Lillymaid, Thank you very much for sharing. Indeed, due to ssystems issues we were forced to close early on that particular day. Our apologies for the inconvenience. Good news is that the problem has been resolved allowing us to maintain the opening hours as...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Stop here on her trip to Aruba. Nice little shop with a good selection. The staff was helpful and friendly. I thought things would be a little cheaper but given the tax and everything else prices were still acceptable definitely worth a stop if you...More

Thank DrBeerz
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Monica and her staff always treat me great. They always try and get me the best deals on good cigars. The happy hour special is the best bet. I believe it is on Fridays 5-7. I bought a box of cubans at almost half price...More

Thank Chris B
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

I just walked here because i got gifts for some friends back at home, i loved the selection they had and the prices were pretty much compatible within the island. recommended and their customer service was excellent.

1  Thank bryanmantezoni
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CigarsAuA, sales at Cigar Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

thanks Bryan.

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Jay and Michella are great hosts. The drinks and music were really enjoyable and this is the place for real Cuban cigars in Aruba. The prices are good for real Cubans. If your used to getting the real thing you know you pay a premium....More

Thank specho65
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CigarsAuA, Sales at Cigar Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Dear Specho65, thank you very much for your review. We take great pride in what we do! You are right, you pay a premium for real Cubans but I am sure that you agree that it it is absolutely worth it! We hope to welcome...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This store has a good looking set up, presenting its wares like museum pieces. The humidor room was impressive, perhaps even a bit daunting. Montecristo, Romeo Y Julieta, and Cohiba starred prominently. The manager/shopkeeper lady was friendly and approachable. I want to point out that...More

2  Thank Michael L
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CigarsAuA, Sales at Cigar Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thanks Michael, appreciate your review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Saludos, Monica Nino

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Always a pleasure to come see Jay and Monica here in the Happy Island of Aruba! Always a cheerful greeting and hospitable. Jay is a dedicated tobacconist and enthusiastic about the products. If you want cigars in Aruba, this is the only place to buy...More

Thank psegaliii
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CigarsAuA, Director of Sales at Cigar Emporium, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you Phil! Always a pleasure welcoming you in our store. We appreciate your visits over the years and hope to see you soon! Saludos, Monica & Jay

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Apierelli
2 October 2017|
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Response from wsmithhd | Reviewed this property |
If you go to Habanos web page they have a verification page to check your cigars against
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Matt T
4 March 2017|
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Response from JANGE-Travelers | Reviewed this property |
They are 100% authentic. There are many videos on fake ones you can educate yourself on before you visit. They are by far the best Cuban Cigar shop I have been to. Thank you and enjoy.
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Robert S
5 November 2016|
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Response from CigarsAuA | Property representative |
We have the brands: Montecristo, Romeo Y Julieta, Cohiba, Partagas, J.Lopez, Cuaba, Vegueros, Quinteros, Guantanamera, La Gloria Cubana, Bolivar, Ramon Allones, San Christobal de la Habano, Belinda, Rafael Gonzales.
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