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Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery

Wilhelminastraat 18, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583 4888
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Wilhelminastraat 18, Oranjestad, Aruba
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1 - 10 of 679 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We found this walking around during vacation with another couple. The interior decorating is very eclectic. The service was very good during our visit. We had the Steak of the Day and the Chicken Schnitzel and my husband and I both enjoyed our meals very...More

Thank ParisFanaticKRS
foodyAruba, Manager at Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your feedback and for taking the time to share your experience! We really appricate this! Warm regards, Que Pasa Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at Que pasa! The service was excellent : our waiter explained the menu and specials well and he served us very kindly. Both our apetizers and main courses were delicious, the wine special was an excellent choice. 5 stars, good...More

Thank Marjolein H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a drink because we were a little early for our dinner reservation at the restaurant upstairs. We sat at the bar and ordered mojitos - they turned out to be the best that we had on the island! Fresh lime juice...More

1  Thank DLMWR
foodyAruba, Manager at Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time sharing your "short" experience here in Que Pasa! We hope your dinner at Fred was also as good as the Mojito's" :) Looking forward welcoming you back in Que Pasa! Warm Regards, Que Pasa Crew ( especially...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really lovely, colorful, cozy spot in the center of Oranjestad. We only had a round of drinks but the food looked and smelled amazing!

1  Thank Julie Ann A
foodyAruba, Manager at Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Julie Ann for your nice comments! we hope we also may welcome you back for a lovely dinner sometime?:) Warm regards, Que Pasa Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice ambience, creative menu that shows familiarity with international tendencies. Most of the dishes were truly delicious, especially the tuna Tartar. Service was so-so. Only two waiters that were either taking your order and serving you, or inside a small anexed room, so we...More

Thank Cedar32
foodyAruba, Manager at Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Cedar, Thank you for sharing your experience in Que Pasa. It is much appreciated. We are sorry to hear the disappointment of our waiters..we will take notice of this! Thank you again and hopefully we may welcome you back! Warm regards, Que pasa Crew

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mahi Mahi, Snapper & Shrimp: served with scallion, tomato and 'zuccini' pasta. Very unique red beets pesto and refreshing lime sauce. Excellent! Banana Fritters: They DO come with vanilla ice cream even though menu doesn't mention this critical fact. Cinnamon sugar aroma to die for...Sweet...More

Thank sydneytheturtle
foodyAruba, Manager at Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Sydney, for sharing your evening in Que Pasa! And so specific..really great and much appreciated! Too bad for the disappointment of Sushi / Miso soup. Still, we hope we may welcome you back again in Que Pasa! Warm regards, Que Pasa team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We got lucky and were seated right away. We were recommended to try this by our cab driver, on way to our hotel from the airport. We were not disappointed. Our meal was reasonably priced. My wife went to heaven with the chocolate souflee (spelling>?),...More

Thank rick5862017
foodyAruba, Manager at Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rick, Thank you so much for your kind words and taking the time to write on Trip advisor so specifically:) We hope indeed we may welcome you and your wife again..if only for the desert:) warm regards, Que Pasa Team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a lovely place in the heart of Downtown Oranjestad. I was able to find great choice of beers, a great meal and the service was superb. I suggest the seafood soup. I would certainly return the next time I visit Aruba.

Thank juandrums
foodyAruba, Manager at Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Juan, Thank you so much for sharing your Que Pasa Experience! It's really appreciated! Hopefully we will see you again on your next trip to Aruba! Warm Regards, Que Pasa Crew

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Colourful, friendly and delicious! They offered great service with amazing food and huge portions! The bonus is the beautiful, colourful artwork that adorned the walls. It was quiet, relaxing and yummy!

Thank Dawn Q
foodyAruba, Manager at Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dawn, Thank you so much for sharing your dinner at Que Pasa! We really appreciate this! Hopefully we may welcome you soon again in our colorful, yummy:) restaurant! Warm regards, Que Pasa Team

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The name doesn't do this place justice. One would think que pasa would mean Spanish food- but it's a mix of ceviche, chicken schnitzel, pasta, lamb shank, and sashimi. Thursday night they have an all you can eat sushi night for $20us. The staff is...More

Thank Chaboozi
foodyAruba, Manager at Que Pasa Restaurant Bar & Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Dear Chaboozi, Thank you so much for sharing your experience of your 2 nights in a row!!! in Que Pasa. It's really much appreciated. We hope we may welcome you soon again! warm regards, Que Pasa Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 01:00
Monday
17:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 01:00
Thursday
17:00 - 01:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilhelminastraat 18, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 583 4888
  • E-mail
Description
Allthough the name Que Pasa is a familiar Mexican phrase, we are not a Mexican restaurant. Situated in a 100 year old, traditional Aruban building, in downtown Oranjestad. We offer an international menu. There is something for everybody. Besides our menu we are known for our daily changing specials. Our chefs make sure to create unique dinners every night and our attentive wait staff is there to make your evening special. We can accomodate everybody from families to large groups. You have a choice of dinning upstairs open air or downstairs a/c. The que pasa crew hopes to welcome you soon!
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