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Bar Restaurant Sails

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Van der Brandhofstraat 1, Willemstad, Curacao
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

Totally relaxing, great menu with attentive service. A very nice view of Punda and the harbor. Great cocktails and dessert is to die for.

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Thank Kennard N
Curacao
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

Most people think that the Maritime Museum is only a museum and are not aware of Sails. When we found out, we came here for lunch. There weren't many people in the restaurant at that time, which allowed us to take the balcony seats which have a great view over the harbor. We ordered a few dishes and had to... More 

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Thank Emanuel K
UK
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015

You can get some good food here, if they are not busy, but if busy it can be a really long wait - and then they might not have what you wanted after all

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Thank UkGailJ
Denver
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

My friend and I stumbled on Sails when we were searching for an air conditioned place to have a bite, a beer and a chance to relax after walking around Willemstad. We did the tourist-things earlier; walked over the swinging bridge, poked around stores, took photos of the colorful buildings, so we were in need of some lunch. We found... More 

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Thank Wendy B
Golden Valley, Minnesota
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41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015

Only one server and he did a great job. Food was very good and the setting is nice. Not easy to find paring and the attached museum does not offer much. Worth the trip just for the food though. Very reasonable.

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Thank ryborne
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2015

Was looking for somewhere special for lunch during our visit to Curaçao and found it when we saw the sign "open for lunch" above the maritime museum near the floating market. The museum is closed on Mondays however Sails is open. Hardly want to share this gem as we were fortunate to find we had exclusive use perfect for us... More 

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Thank claire r
Boston, MA
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015

We visited this restaurant recently and picked it because it had great ambiance inside and a nice view from the second floor. We should have known something was up when we didn't see anyone there in the height of the lunch hour. We looked at the menu - which was small but diverse - and we were told that the... More 

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Thank AisleSeatPlease
Willemstad, Curacao
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014

Are you in for a cozy lunch you better check out Restaurant Sails, located in the Curaçao Maritime Museum. Having a lunch break in a nice ambience is what I do more often do now at Sails. Varying specials, friendly waiters and if you are lucky a great view!

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Thank Dirk M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2014 via mobile

Enjoyed the Maritime Museum and pleasantly surprised to find the restaurant as we reached the second floor. I had a very tasty sandwich on whole grain bun. It had a delightfully crispy crust and had been slightly hollowed out to hold more yummy filling. There are three small tables on the balcony that overlook the floating market and parts of... More 

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Thank Trippymarge
Lyon, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2013

Flying back home in the afternoon,we had at Sails after the visit of the museum our last lunch in Curacao. After a mushroom soup, a good and free appetizer,my wife had the tasty Al tonno,pasta with fresh tuna,me,the special of the day:a good chicken but unfortunately served with frozen and too spicy potatoes. Great,efficient and friendly service by the waitress... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Van der Brandhofstraat 1, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?