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Caya Ing Roland H. Lacle 12, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 588 0053
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“goat” (70 reviews)
“tres leches” (46 reviews)
“sushi” (83 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
All hours
Caribbean, Seafood, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Caya Ing Roland H. Lacle 12, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Three of us came here, based on a recommendation. Immediately warmly greeted, given a table of our choice. We only wanted water and soft drinks, so after they were served a waiter came over and told us of the specials, and explained everything so clearly,...More

Thank barbaradixon
Reviewed 6 days ago

I wrote a review three years ago. We have been back to Gostoso the past three years. My wife and I have concluded, Gostoso is our favorite place to have dinner in Aruba.We go to Gostoso for our anniversary dinner, and we are amazed by...More

Thank jhawker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best meal I've had in Aruba. The staff was extremely friendly and welcoming. Food was delicious (had mixed seafood alfredo). It's not a cheap meal, but prices were very fair for the quality.

Thank Colleen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing dinner after a day on the beach. Different from other restaurants, you feel like you're getting an authentic local meal!

Thank TaraP61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owner, Jose, was very helpful explaining in detail how the food was prepared and specials not listed on the menu. The creole sushi appetizer is a must and could be a meal in itself. When we go back to Aruba we will definitely be...More

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't say enough about this place. They welcome you from your arrival till you leave. The food is off the charts. The freshness of everything is amazing. Rocky, your host, makes you feel like family. The owner will sit with you or bring a...More

Thank Ozgard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very nice time eating at Gostoso. The first thing we noticed was how clean the restaurant was. Then the owner welcomed us personally and made sure that we enjoyed our meal. The food was very good. I really enjoyed the salmon with...More

Thank traceyrn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We finally found this out of the way location (near the old hospital - also close to the Harbour) and received excellent service. We shared the delicious creamy fish soup with a drop of the homemade hot sauce. Stewed goat, white rice, steamed veggies w/plantain...More

Thank CBH487
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We LOVED our meal here. The owner and waiters were incredibly gracious hosts. The food was amazing and this is definitely a gem among the many other restaurants on the island.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the seafood medley and it was the best choice I made that evening! I loved all of the seafood they put in the medley and everything tasted fresh. Service was impeccable. When I was going in to the restaurant I passed by some...More

Thank Tiffany W
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Hi, what would you like to know about this restaurant? Is there a sample dinner menu with prices? On the restaurant's website, there is a menu but no prices.
17 February 2017|
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Response from KarenGustaf |
While in Aruba in February, we had dinner at Gostoso. First, it was hard to find and we got lost a couple times. Unfortunately, it was not worth the struggle to get there. The decor is cluttered, the food was overpriced... More
Cheryl S
How do I make reservations to Gostosos online?
3 December 2016|
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Response from RB K | Reviewed this property |
We went early so didn't need them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caya Ing Roland H. Lacle 12, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 588 0053
  • E-mail
Gostoso a local favorite restaurant, that serve a blend of both Portuguese and Aruban Cuisine, which is designed to delight even the most discriminating Palate. With our cozy and small atmosphere and impeccable service at a reasonable price “Gostoso Restaurante” will be your next favorite neighborhood Restaurant.
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