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Gouverneur de Rouville

De Rouvilleweg 9-F | Otrobanda Waterfront, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 462 5999
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  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Seafood, International, Grill, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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De Rouvilleweg 9-F | Otrobanda Waterfront, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again we were on a cruise that stopped in Curacao. We made reservations at the gouverneur! They did not disappoint us, they are they friendliest people, everyone wanted our dinner there to be nice. Food is terrific, we try different foods and they are...More

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are not lucky enough to get a table with views, no problem, inside the restaurant is also beautiful. The service was ok, the food very good... only complaint would be that the waitress took a little longer than usual... but I am fine...More

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have dined at Gouverneur many times. I go to Curacao for two weeks each year and Gouverneur restaurant is always on my list for a number of reasons. First of all the food is always fresh and excellent. You have the option of a...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The balcony is in high demand, but since we didn't make our reservations in time, we were seated in the exquisite courtyard. We were not disappointed, it provided a quiet and romantic setting. Our server was very attentive, best service during our 8 night stay...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the balcony (reservation recommended), we had a great view of the colorful houses on the creek splitting Punda and Otrabanda. The staff was kind and attentive. The food was delicious (I tried pastechi, beef tenderloin with crispy banana and Caribbean tiramisu).More

1  Thank Niccolò B
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Niccolo Thank you very much for your review. We are very happy to hear that everything went well. We are very proud of our team for delivering great service and delicious food. We hope we can welcome you soon again. Kind regards Management team,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Get a seat on the balcony for a beautiful view of Williamstead and the floating bridge. The food is very good - interesting flavors, gluten free options, nice presentation. Bring a shawl or jacket in the evening because it can be quite cool when the...More

Thank Cindy P
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cindy Thank you very much for this nice review. We are so happy that your evening went well and that you have enjoyed your dinner as well as the ambiance. And thank you for the tip about jacket. Indeed nowadays nights can be very...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here. We decided to not wait for a balcony table. I am glad we did that.the view was a lot more from the bar patio. Not to mention the bar tender, I forgot his name but has a seller...More

Thank Doug M
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Doug Thank you very much for letting us know about your recent dinner at De Gouverneur. We are glad that you have enjoyed the view and our Motown ambiance. We will also pass your compliments to Terence, our bartender. We hope we can welcome...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent a week in Curacao based in Willemstad and had three excellent meals at Gouverneur Restaurant and Cafe. We like to try new places where ever we are, but found ourselves returning to Gouverneur's on three different occasions. Overlooking the water,...More

Thank NanciH180
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nanci Thank you so much for these kind words. We are very happy and proud of our team (specially Patrick and Destiny) for providing you with a great service and a good food. To have returning guests is always our goal and to know...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The localization is great, the view is beautiful. The food has good size and taste is delicious. The employees are very helpful and the food came fast.

Thank lbuzatta
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear valued guest Thank you for this positive review. We are so pleased that everything was enjoyable on a day of your visit. We hope that we can welcome you soon again. Kind regards Management team, Gouverneur de Rouville

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great dinner in a wonderfull atmosphere! Good service, very friendly! The bananasoup is Unique .

Thank sabaan
TeamGouverneur, Manager at Gouverneur de Rouville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sabaan Thank you so much for your feedback. We are glad to see that you have enjoyed our famous banana soup. We hope that you will visit us in a future again. Kind regards Management team, Gouverneur de Rouville

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Rebecca S
21 November 2016|
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Response from Niekartistiek |
Hi Rebecca, We have a special Christmas menu on the 24, 25 and 26 of December. Send us an email and we will forward you the menu. On the 24th, we use our normal seating times of 6.00 PM and 8.30 PM. On the 25th and... More
14 December 2015|
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Response from sollie03 | Reviewed this property |
There are a lot of nice firework shows during the day on the island. It is a tradition that big companies have a pagara show at end of the year. So please do ask at your hotel for more information according to this event on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Rouvilleweg 9-F | Otrobanda Waterfront, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 462 5999
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Situated directly at the Anna Bay, with a beautiful view over the Handelskade and harbor entrance, you will find restaurant De Gouverneur (the Governor).This stately Curacaoan location you shouldn't miss, welcomes you from early morning to late at night for drinks, lunch and dinner. Lunch is served from 10:00 AM till 4:00 PM, dinner is served from 6:00 PM till 10:30 pm. Apart from their extensive, internationally orientated menu, they serve good local cuisine as well. De Gouverneur's service is a byword for friendliness, and the restaurant is therefore also very popular among st local inhabitants. For ten years now! Open: daily from 10 till midnight Prices: Lunch sandwiches, salads and authentic main courses: USD 13 - USD 22.70 Dinner: Starters USD 14.80, Soups USD 9.60, Main Courses USD 27.45, Desserts USD 9.60
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