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Handelskade 13 | Punda, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 465 1056
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09:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 23:00
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106 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Typical tourist prices. But was a nice place to sit back and enjoy the Curacao views. Service was friendly and quick.

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Thank Charlotte P
Sint-Amands, Belgium
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182 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We just had a couple of drinks here. Nice location with view on Otrobanda and the emma floating bridge. Prices are rather high, which is to be expected at this location right in the middle of the "capital". Not really warm service too, we felt like 'some moor tourists'. Which we were in the end :-)

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Thank DeWolf77
Calgary
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great prices on drinks during happy hour. The food isn't too bad and the service can be a little slow during the busy time but so nice to sit along the along water and enjoy a cold beverage. Highly recommended!

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Thank allmagic
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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161 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without the view and comfortable harbour views seats I really would not consider this place The long wait time for a crab salad and vanilla shake was over 50 minutes. The pigeons are such a nuisance and can't be good for hygiene either. The cool shady awnings with spray misters were welcome after a hot day walking though the city... More 

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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very satisfied with the food and the prices. All the waiters are very kind and helpful. I will come back again!

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Thank Gerardito26
Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome Pancakes!! Also, good drinks like the vanilla shake!! Thank you for having us Iguana Cafe. I recommend this place for anyone that likes good drinks, and good food!!

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Thank FruitGD
Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in to this harbour side bar after a shopping and touring trip to Willemstad one afternoon. We had taken a shuttle from our Sunscape Resort a short drive to the East. We only had a couple of beers but the view and watching the pontoon bridge open for ships to transit was unique! They have installed "misters" above... More 

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Thank jaypek2017
New Rochelle, New York
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely spot with an awesome view. Terrific drinks especially the mango smoothie. Very nice servers who do not hurry you along. Sit, relax, take in the views.

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Thank debbiepatrena
Sao Paulo, SP
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40 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible service!!! I ordered a rose wine and a crab salad. I almost got a white wine and they did bring a crab sandwich and the waitress told me that I showed her in the menu. No I did not!!! Never again!! Now instead of serving the waitresses are dancing!!!

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Thank AC_FERNANDES0805
Leduc, Canada
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326 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice view right along the canal and next to the bridge. We had lunch Shrimp and beers. it was good. Server good, lots of pigeons and birds trying to get your food while you eat. A spray keeps you cool.

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Thank Oilsandsgal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Dutch, Bar, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Handelskade 13 | Punda, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 465 1056

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