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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
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Caya Ing Roland H. Lacle 12, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Really nice people running this place. Quaint, family establishment with comfortable seating. Great sangria made when you order it with loads of fresh fruit. Our waiter Rocky was very accommodating and had an excellent grasp of the offerings. The bacon wrapped grouper was incredible. It...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BeachDLT-50
Reviewed 5 days ago

A few years back, my husband and I found Gostoso on one of our trips to Aruba. We tend to go to Aruba two or three times a year and the "Gostoso factor" is one of the biggest reasons that we keep going back! One...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Carole E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are two Americans who count ourselves very fortunate to have found Gostoso after a driving tour of Aruba on a day trip from our cruise ship. We knew that the TA reviews were good, but we were still delightedly surprised by the grouper and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Travelating
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service! The goat stew was delicious! Their hot sauce is amazing. I couldn’t get enough of it.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OliviaChaCha
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the entire family to Gostoso this November during a trip over Thanksgiving to Aruba. We have visited this restaurant before and were always extremely pleased with the food and the service and this visit was no different. The service is absolutely outstanding they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Z1262ABjeffm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been traveling to Aruba for 30 years now. How I did not know about this place, I do not know! This is by far one of the best meals I have ever eaten on the island. The service and attention to detail are...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 900diannag
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gostoso is outstanding. The cuisine is beautifully conceived and prepared by a master chef. The hospitality is peerless and in every way warm and gracious. Beautiful people. Beautiful food. Definitely drink some sangria. It’s perfect.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Writerchef
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant last Friday with a couple of friends and it was awesome. Food is great, service by Rocki was excellent, they had a few specials which we ordered also and they were very good, we loved it. We will be back !!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank giancarlor370
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great time here. The food was AMAZING! I can honestly say I was so pleased with every plate that came to our table. I will definitely be coming back when we return to Aruba!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never a disappointment. Best meal during our vacation. Everyone we send there loves it!! The chef comes out and describes the evening menu along with Rocky, the waiter down to the new “water girl”.... friendly and definitely an annual tradition!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Maggie C
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Alan H
15 December 2018|
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Response from Jessica C | Reviewed this property |
THey are open everyday for lunch except Monday.
29 October 2018|
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Response from Pamela C | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant isn’t that far but certainly need a cab. It’s not in town it’s in a residential area. I’m not sure about reservations I’ve only been there for dinner.
21 October 2018|
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Response from liliana68 | Reviewed this property |
We have been there 5 times and always made the reseration the same day early afternoon..sometimes we just walked right in....
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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, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 22:00
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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