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Caya Ing Roland H. Lacle 12, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 588 0053
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Seafood, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Caya Ing Roland H. Lacle 12, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a favorite spot for us. We went twice this year and totally loved our dinners both evenings. Jose takes his restaurant very seriously. He is eager for it to be known more broadly. He has been in business 18 years!

Thank Latonk
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were hoping to like it more than we did. Service was excellent, food could've been tastier. Sauces were well made but somehow the fish didn't stand out. It sits on a busy road with watch dogs barking, so eating outside was shall we say...More

Thank JoanAdria
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gostoso was a wonderful experience from start to finish. From a warm welcome by the maitre’d to charming service throughout, the staff was on point. The food was excellent. The garlic conch and stuffed avocado were both delicious appetizers and paired well together, especially with...More

Thank phlash23
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is my 1st restaurant when on the island of Aruba, fabulous meal and company. You are missing out on a great meal if you don't get there. The steak melts in your mouth and the avocado with shrimp is my favorite. If you miss...More

Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed an evening at Gostoso. The meal was wonderful. The Fish Chowder and Pumpkin soup were wonderful. The steaks were top shelf and prepared perfectly, pork chop was amazing and the fish special in coconut curry sauce was fantastic. Jose the owner personally took our...More

Thank Pkrause84
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a lovely experience at Gostoso, the food was delicious and service was perfect. The pumpkin soup is very delicious, one of the best.

Thank Carole R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Last week four of us locals decided we wanted to try a place we used to like but haven't been in a while , Gostoso .We occasionally run into Jose' , the owner , and enjoy seeing him , very affable person . All of...More

Thank Kent B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group of 9 adults all enjoyed the service, ambience and food at Gostoso. Located Out of the main tourist district, prices were reasonable and the quality was excellent. We bought a few bottles of their homemade hot sauce to take home with us!

Thank FlowerFamily5
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious local food and a wonderful staff await you at this local restaurant I had a great baccalaureate dish that was the best fish I had on the island during my 2 week stay.Our waiter Rocky explained every dish and owner comes and takes your...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is a little out of the way but for a family trying to stay on a budget it was a great find. It is a very nice restaurant with friendly staff and personable owner. We had 4 meals - calamari, stuffed chicken, stewed...More

Thank Jason B
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4 December 2017|
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Response from Shelleyre | Reviewed this property |
The Concierege in my hotel gave me the answer. It’s a Christmas prix fix she Did not know why it wasn’t told to us. She printed it up so i now know what it is.
17 February 2017|
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Response from KarenGustaf |
While in Aruba in February, we had dinner at Gostoso. First, it was hard to find and we got lost a couple times. Unfortunately, it was not worth the struggle to get there. The decor is cluttered, the food was overpriced... More
Cheryl S
3 December 2016|
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Response from RB K | Reviewed this property |
We went early so didn't need them.
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caya Ing Roland H. Lacle 12, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 588 0053
  • E-mail
Gostoso a local favorite restaurant, that serve a blend of both Portuguese and Aruban Cuisine, which is designed to delight even the most discriminating Palate. With our cozy and small atmosphere and impeccable service at a reasonable price “Gostoso Restaurante” will be your next favorite neighborhood Restaurant.
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