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The Paddock

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
Oranjestad, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583 2334
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Dutch, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Oranjestad, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday

We have dined at this very pleasant bar and restaurant before, and so being creatures of habit, we returned again this year. The restaurant is open on three sides and so catches the loving cool breeze from the harbour and open sea beyond.We were lucky...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for dinner tonight with colleagues. The restaurant was not busy at all, and we got a table quickly. After that, everything was slooooow. Our waiter was unfriendly, seemed to do his best to ignore us while he chatted with a co-worker. Those of us...More

Thank trendell26
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Paddock is just a 5 minute walk from the cruise pier and is located along the waterfront. The food is great and their prices are lower than surrounding restaurants.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lunch with some really nice dutch dishes. If you like dutch food and or you just want to know what it is like this is the place to go. Nothing is as good compared to a place in Holland but this place comes close....More

Thank Svena69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is always our 1st stop on the way to the Marriott! We enjoy the cold chill's the ocean and the food is always great!

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled to Aruba and visited The Paddock. They have a wide variety on the menu. My husband loves German food and was delighted to see Schnitzel on the menu. It was a generous portion and very tasty. I ordered a schwarma and was not...More

Thank Patrice L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff and good food. Never was crowded and good decor. Try the spicy shrimp. Local beers all good

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 19 April 2018

This is a very nice looking place on the water. The food was decent. Service was absolutely LOUSY!!!!! There is no wi-fi. It took forever for someone to come and take our order. It was not busy at all while we were there.

Thank jdague12
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped because it was on our way to the airport. We both ordered burgers. They were mediocre. I had to go to the bar for water twice and once more to ask for our check. We paid $30 for 2 burgers, fries and waters.

Thank kaherman42
Reviewed 13 April 2018

In Oranjestad along the pier. Open air with many shops within walking distance. Its fun to see the marina and people watch coming off the cruise ships, which dock about 4 days a week. Food good, friendly staff, resaonable price. Good place to while away...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oranjestad, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 583 2334
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