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Old Cunucu House

Palm Beach 150, Noord, Aruba
+297 586 1666
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“iguana soup” (63 reviews)
“goat stew” (67 reviews)
“chicken” (67 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Palm Beach 150, Noord, Aruba
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a place that offered authentic Aruban cuisine, and we definitely found it. We shared appetizers and main dishes, so we all could have an Aruban dining experience. The tomato and onion salad was really good. The other appetizer we had was...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our cab driver told us this was a good place to get the authentic experience. We definitely agree. We tried goat stew, iguana soup, and some other dishes that we enjoyed. Nice atmosphere, yes there are dogs hanging around but we enjoyed the company. The...More

Thank Lori U
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried the Goat stew at the Old Cunucu House and was pleasantly surprised by the dish. Forget what the wife tried but I know she loved the pancakes in place of bread in the beginning.

Thank jbooks44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If the sight of a (possibly) stray dog sniffing at your heels throughout the meal isn't enough to deter you, the food definitely is. We went here for the promise of authentic local cuisine, especially the keeshi yena. Every. Single. Dish. was unpalatable. The presentation...More

1  Thank DanEverett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quaint little Aruban restaurant tucked in to a back alley of Noord. The food was awesome in this little open air jewel. We really didn't know what to expect when we found it but upon further review we found out if was a popular place...More

Thank modaddyoh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When were seated, we weren't given water or menus and had to ask for both only after the couple next to us (they arrived at least 10 minutes after us) received menus and drinks and we hadn't been offered anything. We were patient since we're...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a recommendation from a friend. This restaurant is located just a short way away from the busy hotels in a neighborhood with a cute lil lit up art piece in the front. We had reservations but they weren’t needed as we were sat...More

Thank Shuhree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old world vibe and charm in a city full of tourist traps. Local food done well and great beer. What's not to like?

Thank vbxtc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted to try a restaurant that served local food and our hotel recommended Old Cunucu House. We got there for an early dinner and were seated right away. We were seated inside the house in the room that looks out to the front. The...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to eat if you want to eat like a local. Great little restaurant in a little neighborhood. It isn't fancy but the food is very good. If it is busy then be prepared to wait a bit...but it is worth...More

Thank Donna S
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Johan D
9 August 2015|
Response from automrga64 |
We come to eat fish on the gril not fried When you are offering fish tell us it's fried also If you want to improve offer fish on the gril no one in the island. except big Resturant offering fish on the gril I can change... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palm Beach 150, Noord, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Noord
  • Phone Number: +297 586 1666
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