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Marina Pirata

Spaans Lagoenweg 4, Savaneta, Aruba
+297 585 7150
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“angel fish” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (25 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Spaans Lagoenweg 4, Savaneta, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had dinner here a few years ago with my sisters and it was great. Today it was not really good,it was a bit disappointing. I had the escargots and the Lagoen special. It just wasn't as good as I remember. It missed taste,it wasn't...More

Thank Liza R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Thank you Shila you a love and a great server , this restaurant is the best the food and service outstanding thanks for the good job guys I am one happy customer

Thank Gordon A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Have been eating here for almost 20 yeas came on our first visit and keep returning for the Sunsets and overall feel of the place. But that may not be enough to keep us coming back if the service and the food doesn't pick it...More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I very rarely give a bad review. I wish this one could be different. The location for Marina Pirata is lovely. It's right on the sea and one can be treated to breathtaking views of the sunset. Our server was a very pleasant woman. Everything...More

Thank dibarton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The setting is charming, and the fish always fresh. Marina Pirata has been a tradition with us for many years. Nothing outstanding- the vegetables are simple,steamed with a simple dab of butter -but the comfortable atmosphere and fresh fish bring us back a few times...More

Thank BJOntario
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Slow, bad and expensive. 1 hour to get 4 cocktails, 1 hour and a half to get the food which turned out to be far below expectation. Tasteless “ragu-ish” kind of fish mix, overcooked and dry grouper (was it ? Cause the place is so...More

Thank didine10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very Good Local Restaurant with one of the best locations on the Island. great for sunset dinners or later if you don't want the sunset. very good local seafood with good taste, portions and value. very good service and a wonderful place for kids to...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This was our first trip to Aruba. I happen to come across this place on trip advisor before we left the states. It’s a little hard to find but well worth the hunt!!! Make your reservation for 6:00 and watch the sunset. We visited twice...More

Thank SouthernBell1967
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this place by a local, and showed up without a reservation (which is recommended), but still got a nice table. The food was excellent, and sitting close to the water, and watching the fish eat the left-overs added to the experience.

Thank Jsetsaas
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Looking forward to returning to Marina Pirata. We both enjoyed the Pargo Rojo enter, with a great Chilean Chard.

Thank mauglesierra
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15 April 2017|
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Response from 0libbyt | Reviewed this property |
6 pm, I believe, but check with the restaurant.
16 January 2017|
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Response from 0libbyt | Reviewed this property |
depends on the time of year you go. From March-June, definitely need a reservation. If you want to eat at sunset, I recommend getting a reservation at 6 no matter what time of year.
1 November 2016|
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Response from Tara W | Reviewed this property |
It's about 20 min from the low rise hotels. I'm not sure how much a taxi is but it's a little further than the airport.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 am
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spaans Lagoenweg 4, Savaneta, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Savaneta
  • Phone Number: +297 585 7150
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