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Perla Del Mar

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Waterfort Boogjes Punda 18-19 | Waterfort straat, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 461 7800
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Calgary, Canada
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577 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 554 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Perla Del Mar is situated in the seawall of the old fort. It is an easy 10 minute walk from the Queen Emma bridge along well lit streets. The dining area overlooks the Caribbean Sea and is covered; and the noise of the waves breaking on the rocks is very romantic. The menu had a wide selection but featured... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for a lunch, they offer a 10 dollar lunch (choice of chicken, fish or pork) including 1 drink. Don't expect a culinar miracle, but the price/value for the lunch is good. The view over the sea is great.

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canada
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29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food and price. The portion was big. The sun set was gorgeous. The service was warm and friendly.

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Chicago, IL
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our waiter disappeared at times and it took a very long time to receive the food. He also made a mistake with our order. Fortunately, the food was very tasty.

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Willemstad, Curacao
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place, food is really tasty and well serve. the mix grill is awesome. Also the red snapper is really tasty, try it and you will see. The location is one of the nicest and is kept almost in is original state. (born and raised in this neighborhood) Highly recommend it.

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Jersey shore
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended so we made a reservation for a weeknight evening so we would be sure to get in. After being seated at a different table then they had reserved for us due to a table full of smokers seated at the next table, we were never offered a menu or a cocktail. We waited patiently for... More 

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Ontario
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate dinner here at sunset and it was amazing. Service, presentation and taste were all excellent. It is tucked away behind some buildings on the water so a little harder to find but worth the search!

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Johnston, Iowa
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120 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This place came to us highly recommended, so we tried it on one of the first nights. The setting was perfect, sitting on the deck and listening to the waves crash the pier. The service was okay... Not spectacular, but wouldn't stop me from returning. The food was above average, as were the prices. Two people had the red snapper,... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

My plate was dirty and I had to wipe it off before I ate. Looked like old crusted sauce. The risotto and shrimp was very good but the grouper filet was tough and dry. We had 3 different waiter come to our table. The staff is nice. Atmosphere is also very nice. The bathroom needs an upgrade.

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Toronto
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261 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Partially perched on stilts above the ocean, great ambiance, nice sea views. We went for lunch. Service was friendly, drinks arrived quickly but the food not that fast. They have a huge menu so I imagine they had to get the kitchen started up as we were the first people there. My wife had the seafood casserole in lobster sauce.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 35
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterfort Boogjes Punda 18-19 | Waterfort straat, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 461 7800
Description
Unique international restaurant in the heart of the historic waterfort Arches (Boogjes) in Downtown
We are a ocean view seafood and steakhouse Grill restaurant with vegan options and can make any special options for your diet .

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