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Pelican Nest Seafood Grill

L.G. Smith Boulevard 230 | Pelican Pier, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2259
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood grill” (20 reviews)
“fries” (53 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
L.G. Smith Boulevard 230 | Pelican Pier, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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1 - 10 of 1,238 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We both had the grouper, mine was pan seared my wife's was almond crusted and deep fried. Absolutely awesome!!! Best margaritas on the island. Our server was amazing!!!

Thank Dennis B
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 27 March 2017

At the end of a pier over the water sits this restaurant. We first discovered this place for lunch. I ordered the grilled grouper sandwich. This was the best, freshest fish sandwich I have ever had. The piece of fish was such a good size,...More

3  Thank onthego25
Reviewed 4 days ago

Make a reservation so you can sit on the edge to enjoy the sunset, fish in the water and the pelicans which land right on the edge. The kids loved feeding the fish with a couple pieces of bread and seeing the pelicans up close....More

Thank TravelerzPA
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful location fair food prices decent food but after receiving the bill we found a service fee on it it was 15% I asked about it and was told that it did not go to the servers but to everyone that works there at the...More

Thank teddy091
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a wonderful evening we had at the Pelican's Nest. The view is spectacular. We were seated right on the end of the pier. We enjoyed watching the different types of fish swam around near the surface around the edges of the pier. A pelican...More

Thank Betsy K
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I took a sunset sail/dinner cruise at the nest, first you take a cattermuran for a 2 hr. cruise and then dock and have a wonderful dinner at the restraunt all included in the price .

Thank kellygrandpa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there for a few days and I love Italian food and my girlfriend love Seafood. So I had no choice but I had to go.

Thank DM0619
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is absolutely amazing. Sitting on a dock, mere feet from the water. Watched the last of the sunset and enjoyed a deliciously prepared meal. The only issue was the slow service, even though the restaurant was not extremely busy.

Thank Travis P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my daughter and friends after meeting some people from Panama at our hotel giving it such a good review. We chanced it and just turned up that eve, we only had to wait 15mins for a table, unfortunately we were...More

Thank WanderlustUK79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am writing this review as we are sitting with 12 members of our family at what was supposed to be a special Sunday evening dinner. We are all absolutely befuddled and completely pissed off at management for not allowing an adult member of our...More

4  Thank mnacinovich
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Tasha A
7 June 2016|
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Response from L4850WKdenise | Reviewed this property |
Meals are comparable to US prices for a vacation area. 2 adults could have drinks apps and meals for $60 - $150 depending on what you get and how much you drink and eat. Very casual for a beach day lunch and casual low key... More
Lori R
24 January 2016|
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Response from William C | Reviewed this property |
I did not try to use a credit card but I saw others that did. I used cash to avoid all of the fees and security challenges while in Aruba. I did use a credit card at the hotel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L.G. Smith Boulevard 230 | Pelican Pier, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 586 2259
Open air restaurant over the water on Pelican Pier (between Holiday Inn and Playa Linda resorts).
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