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Plaza Bieu

Sha Caprileskade, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 524 8529
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (115 reviews)
“goat” (59 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly
Sha Caprileskade, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Look it's simple. If you want awesome fish or to try something new this is the spot. But check out the menus from all the vendors before you decide. Always drink the lemonade. It's made fresh! I had grilled fish at the first vendor and...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was overcharged 10$ .Restaurant did not have prices listed. When I calculated the exchange rate later I realized I was ripped off. Will not be going back.Beware of first restaurant as soon as you walk in. That is the one we went too. First page...More

Thank pedrucho1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was confused going in but learned it was about 5 or 6 different places to eat. We ate at the first stall and it was great. I had the mero fish with polenta. My friend had the stewed goat and liked it too. Friendly...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plaza Bieu is a big market hall in which you can eat local food, mostly prepared in the morning, or the evening before, so you can have a great lunch in a special environment at great value. The only alcohol you can order is beer....More

Thank Erik M
John T, Owner at Plaza Bieu, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Customer, We thank you for your outspoken support to our business. Much to the contrary of the others, our business is driven by the concept of"Good Commercial Use" That in our concept makes us different from the others. Our aim is to serve you,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went to the stand at the far south east entrance. It was one of the best meals I had during a week of great meals. The place is authentic and no BS. It's not clean. You eat at picnic tables. It...More

Thank MJSoto81
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We went to the floating market and afterwards went to grab lunch at Plaza Bieu. It's an open air, open seating, no frills place, with several different cooks to choose from. We ate with Yvonne (sp?) and got her incredible pumpkin pancakes and stewed chicken...More

Thank nicoflac
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

In this open hall locals and tourists alike enjoy lunch of "cooking mama's" of several kitchens side by side. It is rather primitive (long picnic tables), but certainly worth a try. Food is served on a serving tray (at least the first kitchen is) with...More

1  Thank appeltjes
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here with a group of 17. Ordering was quick and easy and they even gave us some of the dishes to taste. Had fresh lemonade which is really good. Beef stew was pretty good and my friends enjoyed the goat and fish. Unfortunately...More

1  Thank Charlotte P
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Plaza Bieu is a large building with several venders offering a variety of local hot lunch dishes at a reasonable price. Most of the vendors speak English, as the clientele is approximately 50% locals and 50% tourist. There are simple tables of varying sizes that...More

Thank FunOnly
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Before we left on our cruise I did a search for a restaurant that served an authentic local cuisine at lunchtime. One that had good reviews and one that was easy to find, since our time on Curacao was limited. As per Trip Advisor, Plaza...More

1  Thank Raymond-M62
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Eduardo H
Can someone told me if they have parking ? or if they have some near? Regards!
23 May 2016|
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Response from travelskip | Reviewed this property |
There is parking, paid and free around the area. If you are staying outside Willemstad take a local bus to the "city" as they run often and are very cheap. There are two bus stations, one at Punta which is right around the... More
Marianne B
Do you offer any vegan options in your menu?
15 February 2016|
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Response from travelskip | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do. And the most delicious homemade lemonade!
Are you open on Dec 25th?
19 December 2014|
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Response from cropsis | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea. I was there in July.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sha Caprileskade, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 524 8529
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Plasa Bieu is near the Old Market, just beyond the Queen Wilhelmina footbridge and down the street from the Floating Market.
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