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Smokey Joe's

) #33 of 131 Restaurants in Palm - Eagle Beach €€ - €€€ American, Caribbean,
Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2896
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (1,871 reviews)
“pulled pork” (195 reviews)
“chicken” (300 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Came here with my family of four due to proximity to our hotel and lack of a better plan. This is a high volume spot, and I expected average if unremarkable food, Unfortunately, high volume does not mean quick service as we waited a very...More

Thank StuO639
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have Celiac's Disease. I had the home fries and the loaded fries. They were gluten free and I didn't get sick from either of them at all. It was so very delicious!

Thank Sanz911
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The smell of the ribs reeled us right in. They were very good and the jerk wings were very good as well!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My son & I loved the ribs! We both needed to hose the BBQ off. I had the pulled chicken as well, which was moist & flavorful. The sides were good, but not great. Only reason I didn't give them a 5.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our third trip to Aruba, our third visit to Smokey Joe's. Somehow this has turned into our first night in Aruba dinner. I'm not complaining! I love their ribs and everyone else in our group seemed to love dinners as well. Staff in great. It's...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

These are some of the best ribs I've ever tasted!! I had a pulled pork combo and firecracker prawns to start. My partner enjoyed grandmas pink lemonade cocktails. The kids enjoyed their meals. Although my partner said her burger bun was hard. The service was...More

Thank Mitchell84
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I'm a bit of a skeptic when a restaurant claims to have the "Best" of anything but Smokey Joe's put my questions to rest. I ordered the "Best Ribs in the Caribbean" and they were amazing! I order the full rack and carried 1/2 back...More

Thank enk2014wv
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

All I have to say is the ribs are very good, the ice tea cold and very large. I love the home style potatoes. Overall a good value.

Thank LIndyLee52
Reviewed 6 days ago

Portions are huge...the pink igauna drink is the best on the island. Service was great and food was very tasty.

Thank Amy V
Reviewed 6 days ago

come eat your steaks here, i loved them, old style, out in the air, eat like an animal! hehe i really like this place, nice place to enjoy, service is slow because there is always so many people but is worth it

Thank Lic_uribia
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How far are you from the Hilton? Can you walk? Taxi? Please advise...thanks
2 July 2016|
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Response from bnr1185 | Reviewed this property |
easy walk
Moe L
What night is all you can eat ribs
9 February 2016|
Response from Lauretta P |
Hello, We would like to come to your restaurant when we are visiting Aruba. I am writing to find out if you use any Peanuts/Pinda's in your dishes, desserts or sauces? We have someone in our family with a life threatening peanut allergy. Thank you for answering my question. Suzanne
30 September 2015|
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Response from MsLynneWhite | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I really cannot be sure that they do not use peanuts but I can tell you that I didn't see or taste anything with peanuts in it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 586 2896
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