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Chalet Suisse

J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 246, Oranjestad, Aruba
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, German, Dutch, Swiss, Seafood, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 246, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday

We've been eating here on our anniversary for many years. Can't say enough about the food and staff. Wonderful again this year. Last year, we went with my sister and her kids. My niece was infatuated with the way the napkins were folded. One of...More

Thank jdl816
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been traveling to Aruba annually for 17 years, and a restaurant we always visit is Chalet Suisse. The service is exceptional. The food is outstanding. The decor and ambiance is refreshing. Four of us dined on a house steak, weinersnitzel and grouper almandine....More

Thank jamesl714
Reviewed 6 days ago

The service runs like a fine tuned machine. We shared the Château Briand for two and it was perfect!I wish we had visited earlier in our trip so we could make a return visit.

Thank Relax800300
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A solid restaurant with regular followers where you could usually get a decent meal at touristic prices in a tourist island. Last visit (after many others) with a party of 8 friends was quite disappointing with an unusually deficient service. The lady who took our...More

Thank Kh445
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming to Aruba for over eleven years and we never miss a trip to this great restaurant! We were a group of ten this year and were accommodated in a beautiful private room.The specials are ample portions and include dessert. Food is...More

Thank roseannes581
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a personal favorite and many happy returns.Food and service are always excellent. We all had the Caribbean seafood platter and loved it. Onion soup also always a hit. Love it and will always return to this one!

Thank Chris72755229
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rack of lamb is fantastic and the way that it is presented is great. This is not an inexpensive evening, but it is well worth it.

Thank 942harveys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First night in Aruba and a super meal for all 5 in our party. Every one cleaned their plate. Chateau Briand for 2 is excellent. Service is great, atmosphere excellent also. Make a reservation as this is a fine dining experience and well worth the...More

Thank Jfmipak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rack of lamb was a special that night. Cooked perfectly and carved table side and served. A few people had a veal dish. The veal was a very large cutlet, fried-not greasy, brown gravy on the side. It was so tender you didn’t need a...More

Thank FranP1216
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service, the staff, the food..impeccable. this my favorite place to eat on Aruba. Hubby had stuffed grouper that was perfection. I had beef stroganoff that was so tastey and the noodles were light and perfect. It reminded me of how my Mom used to...More

Thank Diana S
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25 October 2018|
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Response from clevertravelers | Reviewed this property |
I would not walk from either location late at night or when it is dark.
25 April 2018|
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Response from donroquefort | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think they have a happy hour. They are a high end restaurant
31 August 2017|
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Response from sfeinstein03 | Reviewed this property |
No, no specific dress code. I was wearing nice "dress" shorts and a nice polo. No jacket or long pants required.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 246, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
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