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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” (97 reviews)
“tiramisu” (19 reviews)
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Italian, American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Casa Del Mar Beach Resort J.E. Irausquin Boulevard # 51, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday

The best part of this restaurant is the location - steps from the sand and only a few more steps to the water. If you're on the patio, you've got a great view. While the menu is not extensive, it does offer something for everyone....More

Thank WoodSoxCT
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My friends and I were looking for a seaside meal and were pleasantly pleased with Matthew's. Quiet and a beautiful view of the beach. The food was great and wine even better. Don't miss out!

Thank jlnatc70
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Matthew's has a very friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Our Service started off good, but tapered at the end. We waited forever for our dessert and check. Our food was good though and so were the cocktails. The only thing they need to change is the...More

Thank englishgirl2012
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Marta! Thank you and staff. Excellent service. Whatever you order is amazing! Went twice. Going back in October. Thank you!

Thank LatribuNyc
Reviewed 6 days ago

My first time here and Matthews was the first place we went as it was in the sister hotel next door. We only had appetizers but I loved the salsa they gave with chips while waiting for our food. The bartender Dana was very nice,...More

Thank Doris C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I tried the Cucumber martini 👍🏻 Seared tuna salad; outstanding 😬great spot on the beach, feel like I could fall right into the ocean from my table...just beautiful

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Arrived for a later dinner (8pm) We're greeted with smiles by several employees and the hostess directed us to our table where our waiter was waiting for us. We sat literally right on beach (if I fell out of my chair I would have been...More

Thank Walter S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three adults and two kids sitting at a table near the water, enjoying excellent food, great service and wonderful ambience. Hard to find anything to complain about. In the past, we have found both good and bad at Matthew's, but this year it was excellent....More

Thank dogwriter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Filet Mignon grilled perfectly with mashed potatoes and vegs. Spicy shrimp. Reasonable and very good.

Thank mjregan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately this didnt go well for us. i do not like leaving bad reviews and usually just dont return if our experience is lackluster or poor. Our server tried to convince us to keep the wrong food the kitchen brought out to us. it was...More

Thank slick8chico
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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.
23 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!
24 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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
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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