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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 15 January 2018

This place was awesome! The food was exceptional, truly wonderful. There isn't the fluff and over presentation like at Yemaja to fool you into thinking your eating great food when your really only eating overpriced average food. This place is truly great. We loved the...More

1  Thank Samcat79
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We ended up eating here twice within the week we were in Aruba and almost went there a third time. Can't say enough about the quality of the food. The Creole "Sushi Roll" was and excellent appetizer and for my entree the strip loin was...More

1  Thank camundt
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This was our third vacation in Aruba and Gotoso was our favorite meal of all! Jose, the owner, greeted us when we arrived and guided us through our meal selection. Treat yourself to a glass of red sangria, it is worth it. Blood sausage appetizer...More

1  Thank Cara D
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Our 2nd night out in Aruba and we found this place on Trip Advisor. Took a cab from the Marriot and it was our best meal yet. Its on a quiet street near downtown. We ordered the Stuffed Avocado with shrimp and we both had...More

1  Thank keyfoodman
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Very good! Excellent sangria, a variety of fish and meat entrees. Warm atmosphere, interesting and delicious Aruban , Portuguese cuisine , a true original, a gem

1  Thank Gail M
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We love this place! Owner and chef are THE BEST! We found it a couple years ago and go ever since!! The food is amazing and the margaritas are to die for! There are 20 of us and they always make sure to fit us...More

1  Thank Kristy R
Reviewed 7 January 2018

My husband and I went here last night because of the amazing tripadvisor reviews. My husband was very skeptical because there were paper napkins instead of cloth. Our waiter Rocky was wonderful and made excellent suggestions. We had the conch creole for an appetizer. My...More

1  Thank Renee_knows_best
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Excellent place to eat, amazing food!!!! Good price, friendly service, very cozy place! I will recommend this place to everybody that likes to try out something different and TASTY!

1  Thank geraldinelacle
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Visited with family and friends. The staff was super nice but the wood was just a little weird. And expensive. I had some sort of chicken thing that seemed to be stuffed with cream cheese and had w purplish sweet/ sour sauce on it accompanied...More

2  Thank Gwen B
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Truly authentic, local restaurant in Orangestad. Service was friendly and food was great. Must eat here!

1  Thank mulholl007
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4 December 2017|
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Response from Shelleyre | Reviewed this property |
The Concierege in my hotel gave me the answer. It’s a Christmas prix fix she Did not know why it wasn’t told to us. She printed it up so i now know what it is.
17 February 2017|
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Response from KarenGustaf |
While in Aruba in February, we had dinner at Gostoso. First, it was hard to find and we got lost a couple times. Unfortunately, it was not worth the struggle to get there. The decor is cluttered, the food was overpriced... More
Cheryl S
2 December 2016|
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Response from RB K | Reviewed this property |
We went early so didn't need them.
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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