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The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill

€€ - €€€, Seafood, International
L.G. Smith Boulevard # 99 | Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club, Noord, Aruba
+297 586 9000
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (54 reviews)
“fish tacos” (10 reviews)
“salad” (19 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
L.G. Smith Boulevard # 99 | Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club, Noord, Aruba
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1 - 10 of 226 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent hamburgers and fries among other goodies. Service can be a bit slow depending on how busy they are

Thank jetlag4
RyanR2714, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, thank you for the review and feedback. We changed our menu recently and we are happy you like the Burgers. Ryan

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

when on vacation in Aruba we had dinner at the Sands (now known as Malmok). the new menu is an improvement of the old and service is much improved. Our server Leidy was very attentive and made our dining experience great. we will be back...More

Thank John V
RyanR2714, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr. John, thank you for taking the time to review us. On behalf of Leidy and the team THANK YOU for visiting us and we look forward to see you back before you finish your vacation. Ryan

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love the location from the Ocean Club and the quick service. I am sad they took the nachos off the menu. The quesadillas are so yummy!

Thank Rochelle A
RyanR2714, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review Rochelle, we look forward to you return for the delicious quesadillas. Ryan

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Went to Sands Eatery for lunch on arrival. Ordered club sandwich and my wife had hamburger. Food was good the atmosphere was great and the service was the best. Gina was our server and she made us feel welcome and at home . She was...More

1  Thank Jack C
RyanR2714, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Dear Mr. Jack, Thank you for your feedback, it means a lot to us. On behalf of Rosy, Gina and the team Thank you for visiting us on your vacation and we hope to see you back soon. Ryan

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We always eat here when at the Marriott Ocean Club for lunch. We never tried the dinner because we thought it would be the same casual menu as during the day. Boy were we wrong. Our waitress was Lady and she was great. So friendly...More

Thank ruglady3010
RyanR2714, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Dear guest, I am happy you tried our dinner menu and that you enjoyed your dinner experience. Thank you for taking the time to review us and we hope to see you back soon. Ryan

Reviewed 14 September 2018

I went with my girlfriend twice now, and both times our food has been great. She ordered the breaded chicken twice, and I've had the Mahi Mahi and Wahoo. It was all cooked perfectly, and tasted great. We went on a Wednesday and a Friday;...More

Thank L G
RyanR2714, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Dear guest, on behalf of Pedro and all of us at the Sands Eatery, thank you for reviewing us. We hope to see you back soon. Ryan

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

The Sands Eatery has daily happy hour from noon till six. Great friend with a casual atmosphere. The service is excellent, Pedro in particular was an amazing waiter who was very friendly and efficient with everything requested. Possibly the best waiter I have ever had

Thank Gabriel W
RyanR2714, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Dear Gabriel, Thank you for the fantastic review. On behalf of Pedro and all of at the Sands Eatery, THANK YOU for visiting us and we hope to see you back soon. Ryan

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We were staying at the Marriott and tried here twice for lunch - food is fine - I got the chicken ciabatta both times; the chicken and salad were nice, but the bread wasn't very fresh each time - it reminded me of bread that...More

1  Thank m45
RyanR2714, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We appreciate your feedback and will use it to improve our products. Ryan

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Great food and very friendly. The drinks at both the Eatery and Ruth Chris were outstanding. The friendly service made these places even more enjoyable. One should not miss these places

Thank Marriotttimeshareown
Ryan R, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Dear owner, Thank you for taking the time and review us. We hope to see you back soon on your next visit. Ryan

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed eating at The Marriott Sands Eatery. We ate here a few times due to convenience but it was good food. Lunch for 4 avg. $75-100 US. Service was very nice as well. The nachos are the way to go for a snack or...More

Thank kjp5
Ryan R, Manager at The Sands Eatery Pool Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your food and service. We hope to see you on your next visit. Ryan

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Sharyl B
14 February 2018|
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
Dinner is very pleasant there. Nice fish choices, among others. Not a huge menu but always something good. Tends to be much quieter at dinner than at lunch. Great sunsets, though if you want to watch the sun all the... More
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OakvilleGolfer
21 January 2018|
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Response from stevebU8934WQ | Reviewed this property |
No posted menu...changes with daily catch, and some regular items. If you're staying anywhere on Palm Beach, take a quick walk through. Eatery is at the Pool Bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L.G. Smith Boulevard # 99 | Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club, Noord, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Noord
  • Phone Number: +297 586 9000
  • E-mail
Description
Indulge in grilled seafood paired with authentic Aruban flavors for lunch and dinner. Malmok Bar & Grill offers a relaxing atmosphere with stunning beach front views, located at the Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club.
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