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The West Deck

L.G. Smith Blvd. | At the Governors Bay Linear Park, Oranjestad 0000, Aruba
+297 587 2667
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Bahamian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
L.G. Smith Blvd. | At the Governors Bay Linear Park, Oranjestad 0000, Aruba
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Reviewed today via mobile

We were driving and randomly decided to stop in and we were pleasantly surprised! The food was great, our server was awesome and suggested a seafood medley which was the best! We also had a few drinks and some conch fritters, all of which were...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank morgans0315
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This venue has a great location right on the beach. It is not too far from the cruise port and is worth the walk to get to it. We only had drinks but the food menu looked very tempting and what was impressive was it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sir_Hugoagogo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been in Aruba for 3 days and I have literally eaten here every day so far! The food is amazing and very reasonably priced and the view cannot be beat! Thank you so much to Harlem and Jhon for their amazing service also!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 3 days ago

As side from being a great location, we enjoyed everything about this place. The service, especially our waiter, Brayan Rodriguez. He went the extra step to tell us about the menu and the prices for the fish of the day. We went for dinner, they...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gina S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed our dining experience at West Deck starting with being welcomed by staff to our conversations with the old time waiter taking the time to share about his love of traditional Aruban food. On his recommendation we selected the keeshi yena and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alegria_en_sol
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. Food was good and staff was friendly. Good place to eat. Nice view. Not much choice in drinks. Overall good but not memorable.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 973syedh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to chill in the afternoon with some great drinks. The problem is relaxing requires a good crew to work there and that happens about half the time. Four visits on four consecutive days, two four stars and two...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Mario D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped byfor lunch - the ribs, wings and garlic shrimp appetizers were out of this world! We will definitely be back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 413JackM
Reviewed 1 week ago

The West Deck is right on the beach and offers outdoor dining (under a roof) and drinking in a spectacular setting. Aruba's famous breezes blow right through. The staff is friendly and attentive (shout outs to Joanne and Monica!), the food is quite varied and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bill K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool spot with terrific service. Nice little deck with breezes off the sea and great funchi with Dutch cheese - yum! Oh and Harlem is awesome!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FellowTraveler373803
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28 October 2018|
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Response from drrong | Reviewed this property |
Walk South East towards the Marina. The West Deck is right past the Renaissance Marketplace, on your right. Less than a mile.
20 October 2018|
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Response from 624marielaw | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay, but they serve lunch and dinner as far as I am aware of
25 June 2018|
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Response from Stuart959 | Reviewed this property |
Your best landmark is the Renaissance Hotel as it is almost directly across the street from the West Deck. Its approx 2 miles or so. Depending on the time of day or week will determine how long it will take to get there... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L.G. Smith Blvd. | At the Governors Bay Linear Park, Oranjestad 0000, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 587 2667
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