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Jaanchies Restaurant

Westpunt, Sabana Westpunt, Curacao
+599 9 864 0126
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“goat” (35 reviews)
“chicken” (41 reviews)
“iguana soup” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood
€€ - €€€
Westpunt, Sabana Westpunt, Curacao
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Reviewed 4 days ago

In this restaurant, you really eat honest food, prepared with love. Jaanchies himself comes to every table to present the meals of the day. You can choose between 7 different disches, all possible with different side dishes. You feel the love for the customer! Look...More

Thank Birgitte D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here during a day of snorkeling. We were seated and the owner came to tell us the specials of the day and make recommendations. There was no menu presented. The food was tasty and the atmosphere is very relaxing. There is a bird...More

1  Thank Terriette
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The owner came to sit at our table to present the food options. He was very friendly and flexible. I was hesitating between fish and shrimps, so he offered to serve me a piece of fish and some shrimps, something that not many restaurants would...More

Thank elst76
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Eating at Jaanchies is a special experience. We have had lunch there two times in our week's stay and it was very good both times. The first time we were looking for the menu, but weren't aware that Mr Jaanchi himself comes to your table...More

Thank Erik M
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The food was good for the price. I saw reviews that it was expensive, but we had the iguana and goat and the price was under Ang $100, so that's not bad with drinks.

Thank Roxanne P
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We were brought here by our tour guide on our way back to our resort. Did not hear about it before we went so I did not know what to expect just wanted to experience some local food. The restaurant was very quiet we were...More

Thank Michelemb182
Reviewed 30 May 2017

we called in principally for a drink and were quickly shown a table next to the bird feeders. . . . . .the owner then popped some sugar on the bird table, and so it went mad with Banana quits enjoying a free meal. Although...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 29 April 2017

When we arrived this place was recommended by two locals, i have to believe they either have never been here or were recommending the cute uniqueness of the place. The food was terrible and overpriced and very limited. There is no menu ergo no prices...More

Thank cmrtraveling
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Local restaurant just past Grote Knip beach at your right hand side on your way to Westpunt. The aged owner Jan is your "walking menu" and will guide you - sitting at your table - through the choices of fish and meat including Iguana. All...More

Thank appeltjes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I arrived in a foul mood and asked to see a menu 3 times after being seated. We got our drinks before seeing a menu and as I was just about ready to get outta there Jaanchi, the owner comes and sits down at our...More

Thank PinkyChile
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westpunt, Sabana Westpunt, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Sabana Westpunt
  • Phone Number: +599 9 864 0126
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