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Madame Janette

Cunucu Abao 37, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 587 0184
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, American, Steakhouse, Caribbean, Dutch, Seafood, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Cunucu Abao 37, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The food is very good, portions well above average and the welcoming staff has made reservations here a definite for every visit to Aruba over the years. The funky outdoor setting provides a great atmosphere for friends and family.making this a staple in our stays...More

Thank S D
Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant came highly recommended by several people and it did not disappoint. We had gone for dinner and I must say the food was incredible. I had the Chilean sea bass & my boyfriend had the grouper. Both dishes were great, We went back...More

Thank lisacooper720
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Heard great things about this restaurant so decided to make a reservation for my most recent trip to Aruba. When walking in, it looks like a very casual place and didn't have many expectations. HOWEVER, I was wrong! Started off with some drinks while waiting...More

Thank mercg0
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

MJ has reigned as our favorite restaurant on the island. Before we went this year, all we could think about was what we had the previous year. Until it was served. I ordered a simply grilled sea bass. It was to die for last year,...More

Thank tcebo
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great mix with a bar playing great music with cocktails and craft beer inside and an open air outside with live music

Thank Carl C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is a “classic” in Aruba. All tour guides and blogs recommend it and it does not disappoint. Food was great... the portions are really big (seriously!). I’ve tried “The Original Almond Grouper” and it was delicious. The outside ambiance is really nice and...More

Thank Gisele864
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had made reservations for our second night on Aruba at Madame Janette’s while planning our Trip. EVERONE back home (North of Boston) spoke well of this restaurant. (I had read other Tripadvisor reviews BEFORE deciding to book.) We had rented a car and drove...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited Madame Janette's for our honeymoon and it did not disappoint! Niko was attentive and the food was great!

Thank Robin G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been coming to Aruba for over 16 years. We never miss dinner @ Madame Janette’s! The food was delicious ( our group had 3 different appetizers and 6 different entrees - all delicious! The desserts spectacular too! A shout out to Gonzalo, our...More

Thank pchaivre
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Madame janettes has been open for many years. You are eating in a house in a neighborhood in Aruba. The place is large, takes reservations which is good when high season. The menu is large with many options. I had coconut shrimp with pineapple rice,...More

Thank gia611
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6 March 2018|
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Response from Stuart P | Reviewed this property |
Generally you should book 30 days in advance even though you are not going in high season.
6 January 2018|
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Response from rmr23 | Reviewed this property |
Casual dress
Joseph C
9 November 2017|
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Response from Kathyrn C | Reviewed this property |
we had no problems with seating. we arrived and was seated promptly plus we had no reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$49
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, 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: Cunucu Abao 37, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 587 0184
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