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Smokey Joe's

Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2896
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (2,272 reviews)
“pulled pork” (199 reviews)
“chicken” (329 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday

The CHEESE FRIES! So amazing- so was the coconut shrimp. We came for an early dinner and shared 2 appetizers and a wing/rib platter - SO. MUCH. FOOD. But all delicious. Great service, great sangria- don't miss it.

Thank val228
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We always visit this place twice during our weekly stay on an annual basis. Food is always amazing, so is the ambiance of a pub/grill place. The wait staff both times was remarkable: attentive, quick and courteous. The place becomes loud at times as it...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've eaten here 7 times over 2 years and i've never had a bad meal. Sure, its pricey as is every restaurant in Aruba. But, very few places i've been are as consistently good..........and i'm not even a rib eater. I love the jerk chicken...More

Thank drpaulAtlanta
Reviewed 5 days ago

Funny -- this was my first trip to Aruba; and I was told how nice every one is/was on the Island. I would agree completely -- except for the wait staff at Smokey Joe's. They know the place will pack in regardless, so they leave...More

Thank Aller3
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is great american style food. I visit at least twice every time we come. I always get the fish and chips, which is the best i have ever had.

Thank busa250
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As soon as we set foot in Aruba my husband said Tuesday's is rib night we gotta go to Smokey Joe's. My husband had the ribs and loved every bit of it this place is always busy and is a must try.

Thank Jessica s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner last night with the two kids, portions were large, had an order of the full slab ribs and an order of jerk chicken, both with rice and beans and house salad ($3 up charge). Kids had the kids meal with macaroni and cheese...More

Thank davidho825
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed at an all inclusive during our stay in Aruba. We wanted to try some food outside of our hotel and I read great things about Smokey Joe’s. We are so glad we went there! The food was great. We had...More

Thank kbabic63
Reviewed 1 week ago

So one evening after another bland dinner at our all inclusive resort we happened to walk past Smokey Joe's. The place was packed! We decided rather to endure another dinner at our resort the next evening we would try Smokey Joe's. All I can say...More

Thank wallyp2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place! It's a must when visiting Aruba. The ribs are fantastic, and nit badly priced either. Cocktails are especially good. Great vibe and atmosphere. Service was excellent.

Thank lienloerie777
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Amy P
11 April 2018|
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Response from SPower12 | Reviewed this property |
They do not open for lunch (we asked them during dinner as we hoped to come back that week for lunch).
Baird S
5 April 2018|
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Response from Stephen B | Reviewed this property |
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3 July 2016|
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Response from bnr1185 | Reviewed this property |
easy walk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 586 2896
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