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Gouverneur de Rouville

De Rouvilleweg 9-F | Otrobanda Waterfront, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 462 5999
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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All hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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De Rouvilleweg 9-F | Otrobanda Waterfront, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had lunch at Gouverneur de Rouville twice during our week-long vacation in Willemstad. The location is fantastic and views from their balcony to the Handelskade and Queen Emma Bridge gorgeous. We absolutely loved their signature dish - the Cuban banana soup....More

Thank Kristi O
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kristi Thank you very much for this beautiful review. We are very happy that you have enjoyed your visit at De Gouverneur on both occasions. We are delighted to know that you loved our famous Banana soup and you are trying to replicate it....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch at that restaurant,just in front of Punda where all the colors houses are,you will see the ships coming in the port and the opening of the bridge.The food is excellent,try their beer,the Governor.We took salad,they have a very good variety.More

Thank Richard B
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Richard Thank you very much for your recent review. We are very happy to know that you have enjoyed lunch with us. And we are very pleased that you are a fan of our own Gouverneur beer. That is excellent news. We hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was not that good, we had to wait for 3 servants before we hadden seat. The food was average button the view was amazing. But the most important thing is the quality of the food in a restaurant, and was average.More

Thank dvd2344
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear valued guest Thank you so much for letting us know about your recent experience. We are sadden by the fact that your Mother's day dinner did not go as expected. We would like to make it up to you somehow so please do get...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant on our last night in Curacao. We sat in the garden in the back and it was very lovely. The service was terrific! The menu selections are limited but you will no doubt find a dish that appeals to you. The...More

Thank SueFla
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear valued guest. Thank you very much for your feedback and one more time HAPPY BIRTHDAY. We are so happy that you have enjoyed your time with us at De Gouverneur. Our team is already looking forward to welcome you again. Kind Regards Management team,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place had a very romantic setting. From the view you can see the colorful houses as well as the Queen Emma bridge which looks beautiful at night because it's lit up in all different colors at night. The service and food were both good....More

Thank Jubalee20
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear valued guest Thank you very much for your recent review. We are happy that you have enjoyed your visit but we are sadden that our food did not leave good impression. We would love to change that some day. Therefore we would be honored...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Great place with local and europian food. Loesje is a great host! We will be back!! Ps: happy hour between 5-6 pm is an extra plus, we had tasty cocktails.More

Thank Jannet d
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jannet Thank you very much for your recent review. We are so proud of Loesje for delivering excellent service that night. And we are improving our cocktail list so we do hope to see you soon to try even more tasty cocktails for half...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

If you like the Caribbean ambience, and a journey back in time, place yourself in the front room bar, or on the deck outside. Meet Terrence, order rum from Venezuela or Cuba, and soak in the Motown tunes. Let Terrence be your guide. Thanks so...More

Thank Dan O
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dan and Lilla Thank you very much for your recent review. We are very proud of Terence for delivering great service and creating nice memories for you. Our team and Terence hope to see you soon again. Kind regards Management team, Gouverneur de Rouville

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Let's first talk about the food. The restaurant is mid to high priced for Curacao, and the food quality is right where it's supposed to be. The basis seems to be a traditional, European style kitchen where they successfully incorporated Caribbean flavors. The use of...More

Thank Sebastiaan O
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sebastiaan Thank you very much for this beautiful review. We are very proud to know that your evening went well and you have enjoyed the food, view and service. We hope that we can welcome you soon again. Kind Regards Management team, Gouverneur de...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017

Service was great, nice views, cozy bar area, food was good, not huge portions, but that is okay with me. I would recommend and we would go back.

Thank Nurse62
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear valued guest Thank you very much for your recent review. We are very pleased to know that your evening went well and our team delivered good food and good service. We hope to welcome you soon again. Kind regards Management team, Gouverneur de Rouville

Reviewed 8 June 2017

We visited The Gouverneur on our second night in Curacao. The food was nice semi-fine dining and the views of the main waterway were great! Definitely make a reservation for the balcony area.

Thank Kevin R
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear valued guest Thank you very much for your recent review. We are very happy to know that your evening went well and our team delivered good food and service. We hope to welcome you soon again. Kind regards Management team, Gouverneur de Rouville

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Rebecca S
22 November 2016|
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Hi Rebecca, We have a special Christmas menu on the 24, 25 and 26 of December. Send us an email and we will forward you the menu. On the 24th, we use our normal seating times of 6.00 PM and 8.30 PM. On the 25th and... More
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VanM1951
14 December 2015|
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Response from sollie03 | Reviewed this property |
There are a lot of nice firework shows during the day on the island. It is a tradition that big companies have a pagara show at end of the year. So please do ask at your hotel for more information according to this event on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Meals
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Rouvilleweg 9-F | Otrobanda Waterfront, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 462 5999
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Description
Situated directly at the Anna Bay, with a beautiful view over the Handelskade and harbor entrance, you will find restaurant De Gouverneur (the Governor).This stately Curacaoan location you shouldn't miss, welcomes you from early morning to late at night for drinks, lunch and dinner. Lunch is served from 10:00 AM till 4:00 PM, dinner is served from 6:00 PM till 10:30 pm. Apart from their extensive, internationally orientated menu, they serve good local cuisine as well. De Gouverneur's service is a byword for friendliness, and the restaurant is therefore also very popular among st local inhabitants. For ten years now! Open: daily from 10 till midnight Prices: Lunch sandwiches, salads and authentic main courses: USD 13 - USD 22.70 Dinner: Starters USD 14.80, Soups USD 9.60, Main Courses USD 27.45, Desserts USD 9.60
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