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Harbourside Shopping Mall, Kralendijk, Bonaire
5997178298
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Bonaire
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100 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015

We visit Rumba Cafe on a regular basis, because I am very fond of their pizza. This little cafe has a lot going for it. The waitstaff is extremely friendly and personable, and they don't operate on "island time". Also, the prices are very reasonable, and the portions are good. It's a good value for Bonaire. I should note that... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

How good can a pizza get, well it does not get much better than a fresh dough with plenty of topping freshly cooked, great place for people watching or just chilling in the afternoon sun,.

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Thank Simon H
england
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

Lots of locals, good mix of food all done well, had pizza on our last visit and very good. Great staff with good service. Would return but ran out of time.

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Inwood, West Virginia
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76 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Nice staff and will visit again! gave e key to bathroom and I was happy, no overpriced beer here, good stop on your next trip to Bonaire.

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Thank shidoobe
Milford, Delaware
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Cheap Pizza and great food. For $20 one of the best place to eat on the island. The 16 inch pizza will feed a four people so go hungry. Good thin crust lots of cheese. We had a group of nine they handles us well. The salads and burgers were had by a couple of others in our group and... More 

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lima, oh
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

While out walking, make a point of stopping by the Rumba cafe near Karel's. I believe we stopped by there two or three times on this trip. Good afternoon eats. We had the margherita pizza and it was out of this world. Will be hard to eat pizza back home again.

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Bonaire
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

If you're in the neighbourhood have one, it's a must! Guillermo is a nice host and the pizza's are great.

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Thank AtleticoAmsterdam
Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

Food is affordable, something very tasty other reasonable greasy (pizza's). Mind you, if you make any comments on this quality, the owner can be a bit explosive :). They where correct to skip the dish of my bill

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houston
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114 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

I hate to say it, but it's true. Rumba Cafe fits the bill when it comes to bad food and bad service on Bonaire. I really wanted to like this little place, but it just didn't measure up. The only thing that Rumba Cafe has going for it is it's location on the waterfront.

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015

I really like hot dogs. The Hot Dog Full is the best. A big fat hot dog with lettuce, tomatoes, green peppers, onions, and cheese. Great flavor. The service is slow but hey this is Bonaire and one needs to live with island time.

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Thank Jolene L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbourside Shopping Mall, Kralendijk, Bonaire
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bonaire  >  Kralendijk
  • Phone Number: 5997178298

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