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Harbourside Shopping Mall, Kralendijk, Bonaire
5997178298
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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owner, Beatrice, is from Uruguay originally--and she knows how to put together a fantastic chivito (steak sandwich, with a fried egg, bacon, and cheese). We had ours custom ordered al "al pan" (on bread). Dee-lish-us. 😀 If you're in Bonaire, I highly recommend it for a nice lunch right by the ocean.

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Thank Philip Y
Montreal, Canada
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will definitely enjoy the waterfront view while chilling here having a beer. But you cannot leave until you have eaten their chicken wings!! After having eaten here a year ago, the first thing we did when we got off the ship this year was to return for more. The staff is very friendly and the location is bar none.... More 

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Thank Gary R
West Milford, New Jersey
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

While our waitress was very accommodating and friendly, three of us had different dorado dishes. This was the first time in 11 years of diving in the islands that the fish has tasted old and "fishy". In all fairness we didn't order pizza (we're from North NJ), and that did look good.

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Thank djfs
Ontario
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went on a Tuesday night. The waterfront was lively that evening, but we got a table with no problem. If you’re in the mood, Rumba is a fun location for people watching and listening to the music and DJ from across the street. We ordered the daily fish special. The service was pleasant, the meal was fine, and the... More 

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Thank CanadaCasper
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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86 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Rumba cafe is a real cosy and proper Cafe restaurant along the waterside of Kralendijk . Service was super ! Food was great ! Pizza, I;d say : give it a try ! You will not regret it !

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Thank Danny d
Halifax, Canada
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I am a bit of a pizza snob and I love good food. We spent 10 days in Bonaire and stumbled across Rumba after a long amazing day of snorkelling and swimming. We got a few slices to go and were pleasantly surprised at how delicious they were. I'm not sure if it was the cheese or the dough or... More 

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Thank hellosaraho
Traverse City, Michigan
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Variety in the menu, foods good, and the prices are okay. Staff is very friendly. Great place to people watch.

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Thank LDueweke
Indianapolis, Indiana
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

They made us move because the table we wanted was "reserved". Made you pay for wifi and not very friendly. Looking for a different place to spend our money.

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Thank Carol G
Cary, NC
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71 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

House Special dinner from Uruguay was very good after a day of diving. Steak, ham and egg on a bed of fries. Get the Amstel beer versus Polar - 25% more at same price. My wife's meal came out cold, but they replaced with pipping hot fish, veggies and fries when she asked.

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Thank TripsFromNC
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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92 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Ate here on our last night and ordered the pizza. It was busy and a long wait but the pizza was great! Ordered the Margherita pizza and added chicken and it was one of the best pizzas I have had. It is in a nice location as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbourside Shopping Mall, Kralendijk, Bonaire
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bonaire  >  Kralendijk
  • Phone Number: 5997178298

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?