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Zanzibar Beach & Restaurant

Jan Thiel Beach Z/N | Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 747 0633
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Jan Thiel Beach Z/N | Willemstad, Curacao
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1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Trying to find something positive to put in this review. And it’s very difficult. Subpar food and terrible service. We ordered an appetizer platter and asked for a side of soy sauce. We had been done with our food 5 minutes before they finally came...More

Thank Chris_and_Krissy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beachside with a thatched roof and sand floors make for a great Caribbean feel! Drinks and food were good

Thank linejayne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice place on the beach where you can have all kinds of food. Beakfast, lunch or diner... everting on the menu is very nice.

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our time here at this place. The vibe is the best in Curacao and food is even better. The staff are hospitable and gracious

Thank BomiPardiwalla
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great service, awesome food and great ocean view. The ambience is breath taking, Curacao is a Dutch Island, so you can get the great European and Local flare.

Thank Çleo D
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This is an amazing restaurant at an amazing beach. The food is excellent! We had our children with us and there was food that everyone enjoyed. It's busy, so be prepared to stay a little while.

Thank Macey E
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Had a very nice diner together with the family they have a nice varied menu and the staff was quick and friendly. Location is superb.. only thing it’s not cheap but you are on holiday so 😊

Thank Kevin V
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

After a day snorkelling thencoral reef off Jan Thiel beach, we had dinner here at one of the beach front tables. Duringnthe day we had a drink on the beaxh, and were surpised at the uninterested attitude of the beach side waitress. Getting anmenu and...More

Thank JelleGF
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Food and service were great, the waiters were fast, the location was perfect. Different types of food, American, Caribbean and continental menu. A must!

Thank Laramitoda
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Good atmosphere and super location (directly at the sea side), but food is average at best. Pizza was ok, but grilled chicken extremely overcooked, fish and steak served with some weird combination of rice and vegetables.

Thank Rob V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jan Thiel Beach Z/N | Willemstad, Curacao (Formerly Zanzibar Lounge and Restaurant)
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao
  • Phone Number: +599 9 747 0633
  • E-mail
Description
Located at the eastern part of the island, at Jan Thiel Beach, you can find the charming Zanzibar Beach & Restaurant. As the name implies, the bar and the restaurant radiate warmth and coziness of East Africa. Zanzibar Beach & Restaurant is open every day of the week from 8:00AM till at least 11:00PM for breakfast, lunch and dinner. During the whole day, enjoy a good cup of coffee or cappuccino, a cool smoothie, a refreshing beer, a soda, cocktail or delicious mixed drink. Rent a comfortable beach bed or a lounge bed and enjoy a relaxing day on the beach. If you would like to escape the heat of the sun, our beach offers shade under one of the many palm trees. Toilets and showers are available.
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