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Matthew's Beachside Restaurant

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Casa Del Mar Beach Resort J.E. Irausquin Boulevard # 51, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 588 7300
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Aruba has had many changes in the 14 years I've traveled there, but one thing never changes - the staff at Matthews is always there to greet me. Everyone from the bartenders to the wait staff is friendly and accommodating. Nilsida and Marcos always acknowledge you by waving from the restaurant. Bhing and Eveline are seasoned bartenders who go the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Matthews has excellent food and wait staff. The bartenders Bhing, Eveline, Semi and Dana are so awesome. Never have to wait, always a smile on their faces even when I have heard others not being so nice to them. They have a good time while helping you and become a friend rather than just a bartender. They care about their... More 

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Thank June S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

For my first time in Aruba, I felt very welcomed right away by the extremely kind and outgoing kinda staff at Matthew's. Everyone at both the bar and resturant were very pleasant and accommodating to not only myself but many others. Though most of their food is fairly average (which isn't a bad thing), the resturant is set in a... More 

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Thank GriffinMajor
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a wonderful group staff from matthew"s is not the first time y came with my couple to have a nice day i want to say thank you to Sara to be pending every sec and takecare for us good waitress and a nice personality I recommend you to enjoy

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food at your request. Good service, friendly and helpful. Respectful. Waiters Sara and Ana were were very attentive and helpful.

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Thank Ly'sah L
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We love Matthews they have great food, great drinks and great service. Loved the servers Dana and Eve!!!! Allan is great too!!!!

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Hawthorn Woods, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Located at the Casa Del Mar Resort and Spa. Convenient after a massage at their clinic. Have 2 for 1 event x/day. great drinks, great burgers and sandwiches.

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Clifton Park, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been to the island over 20 times and Matthew's is our favorite place to watch sunset, eat lunch and enjoy happy hours. The atmosphere is great, the views are amazing but the staff are the real treat. Each one has their own way of making your experience one to remember. Humphrey makes great Mohitos and Jhonny is always... More 

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Thank Scott_Kimmy
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We've been coming to Aruba for 15 years and we never miss an opportunity to have lunch at Matthew's. The grilled ship mate sandwich is delicious! My parents love to sit beachfront and enjoy the beautiful sea. In my opinion the staff is what makes Matthew's wonderful. They remember you year after year. They create a family feel, a home... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place was recommended by ppl on the beach. A short taxi ride from the hotels. Had dinner at 6ish and had a lovely view of the beach and the sunset. Extensive menu, also offer an early bird menu 5-7pm. We started with the Caesar salad, very nice fresh made dressing, I had the chicken cordon blue which was amazing.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Italian, American, Bar, Seafood, Caribbean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Casa Del Mar Beach Resort J.E. Irausquin Boulevard # 51, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 588 7300
Description
Casual and chic, Matthew's is renowned as one of the best covered open-air beachfront restaurants in Aruba. Upscale Caribbean, International and seafood dishes are prepared using the freshest ingredients.Besides breakfast, lunch, dinner, we offer all you can eat spareribs on Tuesday's, Karaoke night after dinner party on Wednesdays, Italian night on Thursdays and of course our daily happy hours with live music at the bar on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. If you are a sports fan, you'll be happy to know that there are 3 flat screens at the bar that are always showing your favorite sport.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?