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Cafe de Tijd Curacao

Bar, Cafe, European, Pub
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Pietermaai z/n, Willemstad 000000, Curacao
+599 9 465 0987
17:00 - 03:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 03:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 04:00
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Lubeck, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We ordered a burger and the ribs, the burger was good but the ribs were outstanding! Nice spot to sit outside! Try it!!!

Thank RikeBev
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Just fell upon this bar while looking for a place to get a drink. So glad we came upon it. Service was great and the music outstanding! Everything from James Brown, Janis Joplin, Eagles, etc... A great variety of music. Drinks were great and atmosphere was awesome. Had an awesome time!

3 Thank Joanne C
Caracas, Venezuela
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75 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

I think is a bar that Just drink. Some good music. The ducht are mostly the customer. Sometimes can find a friendly one.

Thank cava1913
Quarteira, Portugal
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

Great place to get together with friends. They have fun events and it's right on Pietermaai. You can go for pre-dinner or after drinks. Ask Thijs for his recommendations.

2 Thank Bruno F
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

We sat outside on the bench with a nice polar beer. Very comforting, while Thijs (the manager) introduced himself and came by for a small talk. He also gave us nice tips for the island and was running around to give everyone what they needed. We loved it, and would recommend it to everyone.

1 Thank Sjoerd B
Las Vegas, Nevada
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Not much to say about this place other than it's a blast! It's a small Dutch bar that has fun games to play, great music you can choose, and one awesome staff! I can honestly say that there has not been one time that I've been there that I have not had an absolute blast!

Thank Quincy W
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 February 2014

TIJD BAR is simply the best in town! Best atmosphere! Very friendly! Very efficient! With personal touch! And besides they prepare the best mint tea in town! (I had a cold).

Thank lan23co
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2013

We happened to pass the Cafe de Tijd while walking around Curacao during a stop on a cruise ship. It was a nice, open atmosphere, with outdoor seating minutes from the cruise terminal and downtown shopping. Perfect place to stop in and have a cold beer and talk to the bartender/owner. Music was good, beer was cold, this cafe is... More 

4 Thank Cornertown
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Having lived in Amsterdam some years ago, I really miss the environment of a Dutch "brown bar". Cafe de Tijd, which is just a few minutes from the heart of downtown Willemstad at the beginning of the Petermaai neighborhood, brought back great memories. The owner and the other bartender whom we met were not just friendly, but also very helpful... More 

1 Thank Rossputin
Grove City, Ohio
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2013

We found this bar off the "beaten path" and it was well worth the 5 minute walk it took to get there! From the moment we arrived Thijs (one of the owners) was there to greet us with a smile and a warm welcome. We sat out under the patio and could watch the sunset between the buildings! No better... More 

1 Thank bryan m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Bar, Cafe, European, Pub
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Open Hours
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 04:00
17:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pietermaai z/n, Willemstad 000000, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 465 0987

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