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Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill

J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 79 | De Palm Pier between Hilton Resort & RIU Palace Hotel, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2233
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“curly fries” (25 reviews)
“wraps” (37 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 79 | De Palm Pier between Hilton Resort & RIU Palace Hotel, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed today via mobile

My mom and I ate here twice for breakfast. Great breakfast prices! You can’t go wrong here. Great food, great staffs, and beautiful views so what more can you asked for!

Thank Nisa W
Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed great lunches and apps . Drinks on a dock/pier in the cool breeze over the water could not have been any more perfect. Sunsets and 2 happy hours with very talented waitresses/singers whipping the place into a frenzy !. Nothing but fun and...More

Thank nickluvs2eat
Reviewed yesterday

Located on the beach between the Hilton and the Riu. Good drinks, friendly servers, always busy. Late afternoon is nice before the happy hour/early dinner crowd piles in. Live entertainment in the evening (not sure if it's every evening?). The bands we heard were good....More

Thank techdir
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice beach bar by Riu hotel , good menu and drink options ; seems to always have a crowd since centrally located . Music was not my taste but to each own . Nice bartenders .

Thank jus21
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent at least an hour here every day. Ate lunch there three times. (Crab meat wrap delicious) It is located at end of pier so it’s surrounded by water. Nice breeze keeps you cool. Waitresses are very nice. Bartenders work hard to keep things...More

1  Thank Chuck G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food is always delicious here. Great views of the Caribbean. Skip the hotel for lunch and come to the Bugaloe. Great drinks, music, people and atmosphere too.

Thank Darren S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are here for lunch and a cocktail and both were delicious. The atmosphere was awesome, service great!

Thank Amy O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for karaoke night with a group of friends and had a blast! It was packed,all ages and everyone was has having fun!

Thank Tawnya987
Reviewed 1 week ago

We checked this place our with our kids since it was near the hotel - happy hour they sing and it gets loud. It's fairly inexpensive but the food is not great. I got a burger and the meat was not what I'm used to...More

Thank Samsonj14
KimvdLinden, Public Relations Manager at Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Samson, Thank you for your review and great to hear you liked the atmosphere, drinks and chicken wings! Our primary goal is good quality food and we do our very best to satisfy all our guests' tastes. We are sorry the kids did not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

While rest of the world is suffering with today's insanity, here in Aruba we find a gem of place. In between the Aruba Hilton and Riu resorts we find a pier where the drinks are flowing and and excellent beach food is being served. Let's...More

Thank theokodjak
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Jessica B
30 January 2018|
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Response from bambamohio | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations for the tables not the bar. They have little chalkboards on the table that has your name and time o it. That way if there are people sitting there, they know that they will have to vacate by the... More
Brittany R
24 October 2017|
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Response from KimvdLinden | Property representative |
Bugaloe is located at De Palm Pier between the Riu Palace Hotel and Hilton Resort. This is where Dunkin Donuts was located, they moved however Bugaloe is still there :-).
Marie L
12 October 2017|
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Response from Emily C | Reviewed this property |
The cruise port is in Orangastad and this is in Palm Beach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 79 | De Palm Pier between Hilton Resort & RIU Palace Hotel, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 586 2233
  • E-mail
Dinner, Drinks, Dancing and Chilling? Yes, it is all here. Enjoy the 360 degree sunset views from the bar while 3 nights a week the best live bands of the islands guarantee to make your hips move! Come in and sip on any of the 25 cocktails, and savor those Bugaloe Fries, your perfect evening is just a few steps away! Dance the Salsa on Wednesday, Sing-a-long on Karaoke Saturday or go Crazy on Crazy Fish Monday! Every Night is a good night here.
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