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Aruba Beach Cafe

1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
+1 954-776-0001
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“bimini bread” (108 reviews)
“conch fritters” (51 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came here for happy hour and left feeling very happy. During happy hour select draft beers are $2.25 a pint and this was alright with me. After slaughtering five younglings I moved onto the whiskey. It was still early in the night and I...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great drink and the bacon wrapped scallops are delicious! Ocean views along with patio and inside seating.

Thank CrabbyMike
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful fresh food, great views of the beach and reasonably priced. We all enjoyed the meal and had a fantastic view to boot.

1  Thank Mark Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here twice in one day. First for lunch, sat by the window--what a view, right on the beach looking at pier. Then walked around the quaint village and pier. Came back for dinner and FANTASTIC entertainment--2 talented guys singing the oldies but goodies....More

Thank TripTake1
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love going here for lunch or dinner. Usually live music in the afternoons. The food is excellent. Gets crowded and can be loud but definitely best restaurant in the area and right on the beach.

Thank Scm0574
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here one night and grabbed a couple drinks as not much appealed to what we were looking to eat on their menu to be honest. Looks like they offer a great happy hour and tapas menu at bar but we had missed it....More

Thank JusSilvag
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the 1st restaurant we visit when we are in town! The food is wonderful. I especially love the seafood! Wait staff does a great job. The atmosphere is so fun and upbeat. We enjoy listening to the musical groups who entertain there too.

Thank Patricia J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming here for many many years and have never had a bad experience whether we sit outside or at the bar you are made to feel welcome and the service is always fantastic I really like the Bimini bread and the chicken...More

Thank Jan marie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the blackened trio of Mahi Mahi, shrimp and scallops. It was the best blackened anything I have ever had because they do not add a ton of salt to their spices. The fish, shrimp and scallops all tasted fresh and weren’t over cooked....More

Thank Hollie_M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were up in this neighborhood the other weekend, it was actually our first time visiting this beach city. We had previously been here during the peak tourist season, drove around for 30 minutes and could not procure parking! Fast forward to June and we...More

Thank NYCaliKara
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robert f
11 November 2017|
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Response from kelrdh7 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about that sorry.
Suzi D
25 June 2017|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
Side dishes can be made into plates
Kate V
10 January 2017|
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Response from prang1958 | Reviewed this property |
No we just walked in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Lauderdale by the Sea
  • Phone Number: +1 954-776-0001
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Located Directly on the beach in Lauderdale by the Sea flAward- winning Chef brings you the true taste of the Caribbean, along with American Favorites Fresh Seafood Prime Steaks, Gourmet Salads and burgers and much more. Three Tropical Bars await to quench your thirst. Aruba Starts Jumping island style with live music daily. Causal Dress with seating inside or on the outside deck provides a picturesque view of the ocean. serving lunch and dinner late night dining. One Happy Restuarant!
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