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Mr. Congas - CLOSED

Waterfort | right outside Waterfort, Willemstad, Curacao
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
1 Jun 2015
“restaurant closed 06/2014”
18 Apr 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, Cuban
Waterfort | right outside Waterfort, Willemstad, Curacao
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11 - 20 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 28 November 2013

Looking forward to a good cuban meal outside. Arrived before 8:00 on a Wednesday night. Waited over 10 minutes for a menu, and 20 minutes to order. Ordered a cubano and my husband ordered a cuban pork sandwich. They were out of pork and bread....More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Thanks to the absolutely fabulous trumpet playing of the owner, Mr Igort Rivas, we discovered this great restaurant only two days before we had to go home to Norway, but he and his staff made this a perfect ending to a three weeks vacation to...More

Thank Kjetil_E2013
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Mr. Congas is the best and most authentic food we found in Curacao. My boyfriend and I were in Curacao for 1 week, and went to Mr. Congas three times! While there is no "water front" view, we found this was better than the true...More

Thank nrosh
Reviewed 5 October 2013

We happened upon this gem purely by accident! We read the menu and made reservations for dinner the next night. Unfortunately, there was no live band playing, but ,there was great music from speakers. Despite the extremely slow service..(waited 45 min. for our appetizer) we...More

Thank sunshinegirl05
Reviewed 5 October 2013

We sat outside and enjoyed the buffet. The food was wonderful and plentiful. They had live entertainment and they were great. Their lead singer was phenomenal which made the entire atmosphere that much more pleasant. The staff was very friendly, and the prices were reasonable...More

1  Thank Tara973
Reviewed 13 July 2013

Both myself and my wife have never tried Cuban food and we stumbled upon Mr. Congas restaurant. I think what initially drew us in was the sign saying "best mojitos in town" and I was willing to put them up to the test. Our table...More

1  Thank Sat444
Reviewed 21 February 2013

After an afternoon of touring Willemstad and only a couple of hours to spare before our ship departed, we wandered the streets in search of dinner and cocktails. We came upon the Waterfront Aches and strolled through checking out the menues of the many restaurants....More

Thank TahoeFuzz
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Great atmosphere, with outdoor music. The trick is to keep the musicians playing, they do not seem to be particularly motivated. Horn player was great. Probably over priced for what it was, but that is par for the course in Curacao. Cuban sandwich is the...More

1  Thank Jane N
Reviewed 8 February 2013

Came back 2 years later and still love the place. If you like Cuban food this is the place to go. Great mojitos and wonderful music and food. We are going back Monday for the Cuban music. If you come to the island this is...More

Thank liveforwater
Reviewed 30 January 2013

What a wonderful restaurant! Great shrimp cocktail! A great place to dine of you are visiting Curacao!

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Restaurant Details

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Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterfort | right outside Waterfort, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
Telephone: (5999) 462 2200
Location: Waterfort Arches 54, Willemstad CURACAO (not aruba, no option for curacao)

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mr-Congas-Cuban-Restaurant/101517206553811

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