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Miles Jazz Cafe

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Nieuwestraat 42 | Pietermaai Smal, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 520 1358
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Stamford, Connecticut
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Great music in great Peitermaai neighborhood with friendly staff. Small indoor seating around bar with many tables outside to allow the music and funk to overflow. And that it does. So enjoyed a night here listening to a 5 piece jazz band that rocked the house. Felt like locals and welcomed as if we were!

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Thank nella921
Oneonta, New York
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74 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Definitely visit this place while on the island. Ice cold beer...great talks with the owner/bartender. Very comfy local place...try the cheese tray while enjoying your drinks.

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Thank Penny T
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

After a long day of beaching or hiking I always stopped by Miles Jazz Cafe with the music of Miles Davis and a how the Dutch called it 'geselig' very cozy climate Hans the owner was always nice and Robin did a nice job as well ! Thumbs up guys Bye bye

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Thank Nick S
Toronto
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We went to Miles on the recommendation of a friend from Bonaire. Hans and Martin who own the bar were great guys!! It was a cool spot to hang out and we got to talk to different people as well as the owners!! I highly recommend going in for a drink!1 We did 3 of our 5 nights there!!

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Thank greensisters
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

You must not be allergic to cigar smoke and the bugle call at 6PM. This bar has personality. It doesnt care who you are, as you can barely see people face, even during th day. But if you like good jazz selection and a cold beer (including a rare appearance of a Curacao brew), this is you place.

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Thank Rodrigo M
Ottawa, Canada
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90 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great little spot for a drink especially during happy hour 5:30 to 6:30. Drinks are half price then. Service was great and they sell cool T-shirts.

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Thank Fishingforinfo
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126 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The right place with the right atmosphere to listen jazz on Wilenstaad night. Good musicians play here almost every night with the best of jazz

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Thank Leonardo S
Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

If you like brown café's with jazzy music and great beers, you should definatly come a night to this place. There is space inside and outside. The area around looks great with a lot of small lights. Ambiance is great! Would and did recommend this place to friends and strangers

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Thank VvdBerg
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

You go to Miles for the drinks (great selection), music, people, and ambience. Not much of a kitchen as it is not a restaurant, but their cheese platter is great as a side for the drinks. They also have a soup of the day and a meatball sandwich the size of a baseball. Great service and the music, whether live... More 

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Thank Kennard N
Edmonton, Canada
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Enjoyed an amazing performance by local artists. It is a small cafe, but people gather on the street out front as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nieuwestraat 42 | Pietermaai Smal, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 520 1358

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?