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The Arubian Taste

Open Now: 10:00 - 19:30
Open today: 10:00 - 19:30
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So much rum and so much fun!

We stopped in here to try some local rums after reading about it previously on TripAdvisor. Julie... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laura D
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This is the Place to Go for Rum

OMG....I can't wait to go back to Aruba just to visit this place again. It sits in a relatively... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Baltimore, Maryland
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Locally owned Specialty Rum-shop. The owner makes and creates his own Rum flavors. Everyday free tastings.
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Orange Plaza Mall / Italiastraat 50 unit 12 | Behind the Divi Golf and Beach Resort's Golf Course, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in here to try some local rums after reading about it previously on TripAdvisor. Julie completed our tasting with us. Let me say, she will make sure you have a good time! She was really knowledgeable on ways to mix the different rums...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OMG....I can't wait to go back to Aruba just to visit this place again. It sits in a relatively small strip mall, and we only found out about it after having dinner at the Redfish Restaurant which is in the same strip mall. The owner...More

1  Thank Beanie50
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I stopped at the Arubian Taste because of a hotel concierge recommendation and I was not disappointed. The staff was friendly and they had a large variety of rum flavors that are created by the owner. The fact that the rum tasting was free allowed...More

1  Thank hhardy22
Reviewed 3 August 2018

You must stop here to sample amazing rum. Found SO many things we liked. The mix of flavors were unexpected but delicious. Extremely friendly people also!

Thank Regina W
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Jerome and Marsha are a very welcoming couple encouraging us to sample everything. They have a huge variety of concoctions. My favorite is the coconut rum. The rest of our party enjoyed, viper (it’s green- add pineapple juice and energy drink for a fruity delicious...More

Thank Bree G
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

As a part of a tour we were doing, our last stop was at this amazing establishment. As a mixologist he makes all of his own rum flavors. I am not a drinker, but when in Rome, I tried some flavors. OMG, amazing!!!! My husband...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

My son, daughter and I stopped by here one day. We had fun tasting and each found something we liked. As mentioned before the Pistachio Creme was amazing and we brought a small bottle and made milk shakes with it one night. Later my husband,...More

Thank Lois H
Reviewed 6 June 2018

The Arubian taste has been around for years. Many may miss it because it has moved from the Palmera Rum factory to it's stand-alone location about 2 KG north. Palmera is still there but it is wholesale ONLY. It is on the east side of...More

1  Thank fredyt3
Reviewed 27 May 2018

WOW, this place is great. I had just finished a week of diving and was looking of something to do during my last couple of days in Aruba when I came upon this place. I can’t believe it took three trips to Aruba before I...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Two trips in a row, we ended up at the Palmera Rum factory only to be reminded that it is wholesale only. However, a mile down the road is the Arubian Taste which is where you can taste Palmera rums and more. The people who...More

Thank Jeff F
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No, but it’s a short cab ride!
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