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Old Market - Plasa Bieu

De Ruyterkade, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 524 8529
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice beans” (3 reviews)
“goat stew” (4 reviews)
“red snapper” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Cajun & Creole
De Ruyterkade, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had big plans on eating at Plaza Bieu but unfortunately it was closed down during my trip. When I go back I will definitely check it out.

Thank latosha e
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a nice trip to Plasa Bieu today, only to find it closed. The food market has temporarily moved to the Round Market building a few 100 meters towards the water. We visited on 18 May 2018, and did not see (or look for)...More

Thank arjantupan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plaza Bieu is an iconic part of punda. A variety of local dishes are on offer and it can get quite busy during the lunch break. Try the stoba, funchi, fish dishes and goat.

Thank Quinten K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic local cuisine, cooked by the local people for reasonable prices. It is open only for lunch, till 3 pm. Try the cactus soup, pumpkin pancake, or the iguana soup!

Thank Ondrej K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This open marketplace/cafe is a bit confusing at first, but if you sit down at a picnic table where space is available (and don't be surprised if you are joined by strangers) the waitresses are helpful, if a bit harried. Good fish, paella, etc. There's...More

Thank field716
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I ate lunch at Plasa Bieu while on vacation in Curacao. One of the most flavorful, fresh meals we had while in Curacao. Definitely something every visitor needs to experience.

Thank wolverines_go_blue
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We were in the mood for local food, and Plaza Bieu was recommended by the hotel staff. This is near the floating bridge, and in a part of town that seems to be local hangout during the day. First of all, all of the food...More

Thank Auntlala_bigd
Reviewed 18 April 2018

The old market is moved (probably temporarily) to the round market, but it is nicely marked, so no problem. We went to Ms. Yvonnes, because of all the great reviews here and we were terribly disappointed. We had pork and fish, because it was the...More

Thank hrabalma
Reviewed 29 March 2018

It is an older place, think of an open market where people shop and eat... I can relate to a swap meet.

1  Thank Arpy P
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Leave the airport and head straight here. Seriously. Located temporarily in the round market, right next door. We dined at Ms Yvonne’s and daughter Stephanie’s. If you want local cuisine, home cooked to perfection then this is your place. Order at the window and take...More

Thank fezmarelda
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15 October 2017|
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Response from GeorgeCuracao | Reviewed this property |
Sorry NOT open on Sundays,
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Ruyterkade, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 524 8529
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