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Barefoot Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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About
Aruba is all about the fabulous beaches during the day, and the many great restaurants at night. It is only logical that these two unique things of Aruba are combined into one! Luc & Gerco found the perfect spot to synergize great food, and a beautiful setting to create an experience almost unique on our island. When listening to the ocean caressing the shore, while wiggling your toes through the pearly white sand, why not let yourself be pampered by a gourmet dinner? Chef Gerco & Maitre d' Luc had a shared dream of opening up a restaurant here, but wanted something in line with what they enjoy on Aruba: the nearly perfect climate, the possibility to always be outside, the tropical feel... When
PRICE RANGE
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, European, International
FEATURES
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of the special restaurants that have the beautiful ambiance of the sand and water right at your table. It was very pretty. I've decided in Aruba there are quite a few places like this but sometimes the food doesn't quite match the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mom76063
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We like to be on the water as much as possible when we travel and love beachfront dining. The food and the ambience were just what we come to an island to enjoy. The only reason we gave Barefoot a 4 star is the appetizers...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 22snorkel
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best restaurant in Aruba! Fabulous scenery and outstanding food🥰. Loved sitting on the beach. Excellent wine list

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Suzb18107
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided on our last night to try and get a reservation. Our concierge said they would call (they ended up not getting us anything) but I also emailed to see if anything was available. Claudia from Barefoot quickly responded to my email and said...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 1979Traveler
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We celebrated my father-in-laws 90th birthday at Barefoots. The service is amazing, the food is good and the location perfect, as was our sunset view.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank surivergirl
Reviewed 4 days ago

The location is unforgetable and the experience was so memorable. Value for money is amazing compared to others. We had a birthday here and the location being on the beach is a great experience, and surrounded by the local culture makes this a high end...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lancewills
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a hard time finding Barefoot, but loved the location, once there. Very romantic on the water, and great sunset. Service was inconsistent throughout the night. Our server seemed to get lost or distracted at times, leaving us wondering if he’d forgotten to fulfill...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank classy2
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to Barefoot for the second time. We ate right on the beach at sunset. The staff was excellent and the food delicious. It’s a little pricey but oh so worth it! My pineapple chicken was soooooo good and the others had fish that...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kathryn L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We reserved a table right at their opening, arrived on time, and even with front row tables open were seated in the 2nd row. We did not question this but then observed another couple being seated upfront after tipping the hostess!? This irked us. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank IrishFan-80
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing night at barefoot! The staff there couldn’t have been more helpful and professional. Nikki treated us like royalty, from taking pictures to informing us on top wine selection! The food was even better then expected from a restaurant that people think...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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gregm294
31 December 2018|
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Response from Cindy5568 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know you will need to contact the restaurant. I think you can for some reason I thought I recall someone doing that.
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Debby H
13 October 2018|
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10 July 2018|
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Response from judi D | Reviewed this property |
Very close to the Aruba Renaissance Resort and Casino but waaaay too from from the DIVI!!! Short cab ride suggested!!!
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