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Matthew's Beachside Restaurant

Casa Del Mar Beach Resort J.E. Irausquin Boulevard # 51, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 588 7300
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (98 reviews)
“tiramisu” (19 reviews)
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Italian, American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Casa Del Mar Beach Resort J.E. Irausquin Boulevard # 51, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I are always visit Matthews and are never disappointed. The atmosphere is always pleasant. We had Valentine's Day Dinner here with a Great View of the Ocean. It was truly a joy. Can wait to see you all again !!!!

1  Thank DCDwayne
atyourserviceagent, Guest Relations Manager at Matthew's Beachside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review and visiting our restaurant. We look forward in hosting you in the future again.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolute Chaos!! Not recommended!! Had dinner reservations for over 2 weeks to try Matthews all you can eat ribs. Our party of 5 arrived at 8:00pm for our reservation and there must have been at least 30 people in line waiting to be checked in....More

Thank unclehummer
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love it! Food was AWESOME, location was by far, the BEST we'd experienced yet. Highly recommend. Reservations are a must.

Thank sjhummer
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was sooo slow. I don't think our waiter realized he was responsible for our table as everyone needed to help him out. Food was not great. I'm not sure how they stay in business.

Thank lescharles5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant from the Divi All Inclusive and it was a great change. You access this restaurant through the lobby of a hotel next to the Divi and once in are welcomed by very friendly staff. We chose to sit by the ocean...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had 8pm dinner reservations on a Tuesday night which is "all you can eat rib night". When we arrived there was a line of people waiting for their table that also had dinner reservations. We were finally seated 45 min after our reservation time...More

Thank unclecivic
atyourserviceagent, Guest Relations Manager at Matthew's Beachside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Please accept our sincere apologies. We will make every effort to see that this never happens again. We have had a meeting with our staff and management team to find out what happened during that evening and with that information we are working to improve...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very reasonable prices and good quality and service. Went 5 out of our 7 days in Aruba. Dinner was nice with great view at sunset.

Thank JBfromNJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered Grouper Sandwich. We got a grease soaked cold inedible piece of fish on bread. One bite each and left it behind. The server inquired how the meal was and we said "we can't eat that". His response was "I'll tell the chef" and...More

1  Thank LindajaneR
Reviewed 1 week ago

Matthew's offers (3) daily happy hours, which are great. BEWARE because they automatically add 15% to any bill. It is on the menu but if you are only there for happy hour it is not written on the happy hour board. So if you do...More

1  Thank labadrabo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Matthew's is simply the best beachside restaurant and bar in Aruba. Great food! Fun happy hours! They have the best staff including Allan, Eveline, Semi, Jonathan, Humphrey, Bhing, Matthew and the best bar dancer in Aruba- Semmi. We always have a blast and can't wait...More

Thank Chris M
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25 March 2017|
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Response from Jennic71 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - but would be a 20 min walk.
24 February 2017|
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Response from Craig K | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do take reservations for rib night, and it is on Tuesday night, if you don't like ribs the regular menu is also available that night. Oh and by the way their ribs are excelent!
25 September 2016|
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Response from Barbie M | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Casa Del Mar Beach Resort J.E. Irausquin Boulevard # 51, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 588 7300
  • E-mail
Casual and chic, Matthew's is renowned as one of the best covered open-air beachfront restaurants in Aruba. Upscale Caribbean, International and seafood dishes are prepared using the freshest ingredients.Besides breakfast, lunch, dinner, we offer all you can eat spareribs on Tuesday's, Karaoke night after dinner party on Wednesdays, Italian night on Thursdays and of course our daily happy hours with live music at the bar on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. If you are a sports fan, you'll be happy to know that there are 3 flat screens at the bar that are always showing your favorite sport.
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