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Smokey Joe's

Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2896
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (2,335 reviews)
“pulled pork” (199 reviews)
“chicken” (336 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommended by friends but not overly impressed......you sit outside on wooden tables which is fine.....the Ribs which is what they are famous for are actually excellent if you can get by the over abundance of sauce....they slobber it on and that drowned out the...More

Thank jwurmbrand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Smokey Joes was just okay. The food was good but the service was not. I don’t necessarily blame our waiter entirely because the place was swamped but we waited a while to place an order, was never asked if we wanted more drinks, waited to...More

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ladies went out to eat to celebrate a birthday girl wanted ribs, we came across smokey Joe's , this place has a great vibe, the foo was very seasoned, the ribs and jerk chicken is a must try, the portions are big. the drinks...More

Thank ejcarter1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with our family of 6 and everyone enjoyed their meals. Even the youngest finished all her ribs. Outdoor casual dining with good food and is quick. We came here on our last visit few years ago and it is still as great as...More

Thank Mjc414
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite places to eat. Ate there two nights. Kids loved the fried Oreos for dessert. Best bbq on palm beach.

Thank rcradice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I recently enjoyed dinner at Smokey Joe's. My husband had the bar-b-q ribs which he said tasted fantastic. I had the bar-b-q chicken which was very tasty. The ribs and chicken both were tender and fell right off the bone. I would...More

Thank Twanisha W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During our stay my wife and I walked passed Smokey Joe's a number of times and it was always very busy. We asked around and heard all sorts of good reviews from people who had been there. We were dissapointed to say the least. Once...More

Thank MGK1228
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have a good Tuesday all you can eat ribs for the price of a full slab. Pretty good value in Aruba, but come hungry! Served with slaw and a local flavor potato. Good eats here... Enjoy!

Thank nate0808
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The price is right, the food is great, and the servers are good. The disappointment begins and ends at the hostess station. Asked to wait 20 minutes for a table of four only to see two groups take tables and their names were not on...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the best ribs in Aruba. We ordered the baby back ribs full rack, red snapper, Mahi-Mahi, coconut shrimp & Jamaican jerk chicken & Shrimp lovers platter. We were so full we had to take our dessert home. We ordered Oreo Surprise &...More

Thank foxiroxi98
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
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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