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Fort Nassau

Fort Nassau Z/N, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 461 3450
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“prix fixe” (4 reviews)
“lamb chops” (8 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00 Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Fort Nassau Z/N, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing better than fine dining with a spectacular 360°view where you get to see fascinating island parts. 🇨🇼🌴✨ The environment = classy and very charming. ✨ They have splendid wine selection, super service and wonderful dinner options.🍷🍴 It's another world up there filled with enjoyable...More

Thank Lu-c S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a return visit. Upon being seated at this former colonial and WWII fortification on a hill overlooking Willemstad and ocean on one side and the bay and refinery [Not as bad as you may think, and quite scenic being well lit in the...More

Thank George G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated our anniversary here, and with advanced reservations, had a seat next to the fort wall overlooking Willemstad. The view was great, and the food was delicious. They became quite busy for a Wednesday night, especially as we approached the 8p...More

Thank Jeffer_V
Fort-Nassau-Cur, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Nassau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Jeffer_V for taking the time to leave us your wonderful review! I am happy you enjoyed your special dinner at our Fort. Indeed it is best to make reservations so you can choose your favorite table. Early bookings are always nice, especially at...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate here during our 5 day trip to Curaçao. With it being Sunday night, we had limited options with which restaurants were open. We chose Fort Nassau because of the history of the building and the view. The history and the...More

Thank Scenic619985
Reviewed 3 October 2018

As if you are visiting a five star restaurant and paying for there stars. Good food, good wine and one of the best views of the Island

Thank Peterrrve
Fort-Nassau-Cur, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Nassau, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Peterrrve! Good to hear you loved your dinner experience at Fort Nassau. Thank you for your visit!

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

The lamb was delicious. With the scallop salad. And I had a watermelon beverage it was perfect lemon and watermelon juice. Definitely will go back.

Thank Jonae M
Fort-Nassau-Cur, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Nassau, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you Jonae M for your visit and for leaving a great review for Fort Nassau on Tripadvisor!

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Quiet, relaxing location....no traffic noise, no ones smoke from the next table drifting into our faces. Just a calmness, looking out to the surrounding views...sun blazing red as it set into the sea. I started with the beets with goat cheese croquettes. I asked for...More

Thank happyme_13
Fort-Nassau-Cur, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Nassau, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear happyme_13... the goat cheese croquettes are calling! Haha, they are also one of my favorites. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review! We welcome you back anytime!

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Historical fort with narrow steps go to the top for an enjoyable meal or just drinks in the bar. Caution you on going down to the restrooms,very steep steps, dimly lit at night, but not handicap accessible or for young children. The ride up to...More

Thank William G
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We stumbled upon Fort Nassau one day while driving around lost. We walked around, the views are nice in the daytime too. When recommended by our concierge, we returned for dinner. My husband had the summer tasting menu and enjoyed it very much. I had...More

Thank WheelzUpGal
Fort-Nassau-Cur, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Nassau, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you WheelzUpGal for leaving a review on our page! Glad you enjoyed your overall dinner experience. I will pass your comments about the Shrimp to our chef. The apple pie is indeed traditional Dutch apple pie, with a roasted nut mélange, vanilla bean anglaise,...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018

This was our best meal in Curacao. We opted for the summer set menu and I highly recommend it. This was the most creative and well-matched flavours that I had on the island. The chef here knows what he's doing! The service here was also...More

Thank Madeleine75
Fort-Nassau-Cur, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Nassau, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you Madeleine75 for your great review! The summer menu indeed was a big success and we will surely repeat a similar tasting menu in the near future. I will pass on your compliments to the chef and his team as well as the waiter...More

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Ki L
26 September 2018|
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Response from happyme_13 | Reviewed this property |
We just phoned inthe afternoon the day we wanted to dine there. And got a table, no problem. Maybe phone them instead of emailing? Enjoy!
7 April 2018|
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Response from 44quadri1 | Reviewed this property |
About fifteen minutes. Get the same cab driver to pick you up when you are finished dinner. Ask the waiter to call the driver. He will be waiting at the door.
Stuart D
3 March 2018|
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Response from Bertieperret | Property representative |
We would love to welcome you! You can surely bring your child. We have a baby chair if necessary. The Fort wall does have openings for the canons that might be dangerous for kids but if always attended by one of the parents... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fort Nassau Z/N, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 461 3450
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Situated high upon a hill at the harbor's entrance, Fort Nassau has a beautiful 360 degree view over part of the island and the city of Willemstad with the unique bridges that connect Punda and Otrobanda. At night a sea of lights stretches to the horizon offering a most spectacular view. Restaurant Fort Nassau offers "Casual Fine Dining". Lunch and dinner are served in the semi open-air restaurant. The historical setting and contemporary interior, breathtaking view, and good food, make your visit to Fort Nassau a memorable experience.
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