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Matthew's Beachside Restaurant

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Casa Del Mar Beach Resort J.E. Irausquin Boulevard # 51, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 588 7300
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the second we arrived until we left, the experience at Matthews was exceptional. I usually steer clear of resort restaurants, but this one will definitely change your mind! There are so many names I could list, but Allan, Marcos, Eve, Ava, Ana, and many more were so accommodating and so fun to chat with. THey were quick to bring... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great food. Better staff. My personal favorites are the burgers and the filet mignon. Great specialty nights (Italian food night, rib night, etc). Many 2 for 1 happy hours in the day. Always fast service. Humphrey at the bar sees me in the morning walking down and immediately has someone go get my coffee which is ready by the time... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband & I dropped in for a late dinner around 8:00 pm. We were seated quickly and had a very pleasant waiter. For starters, we ordered a nice drink that I think is the Brazilian version of a mojito. It didn't really have a name that we could tell, but the picture and the waiter's description made it sound... More 

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Ortonville, Michigan
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed lunch so much that we returned again for dinner. We had dinner on Italian night and the free tirimisu was very yummy. What a view and the tiki torches were a nice feature.

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Rising Sun, United States
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We didn't have reservations, so we were seated inside the restaurant, but that was just fine. The food was good with a selection of sandwiches and lighter meals for dinner and a few larger meals. The sandwiches and burgers were surprising large and were very tasty (my husband was a little jealous when he tried a few bites of my... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This restaurant/Bar serves mainly owners and guests of Casa del Mar timeshare. It is well organised,friendly and clean. The meals cater to the taste of timeshare owners from the USA, EUROPE & SOUTH AMERICA. The staff do a good job serving breakfast, lunch & dinner. There are frequent specials durning the week and reservations are a good idea. They also... More 

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Thank RobTrimper
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to lunch with my husband and kids. The food was good, service is good as well. Nice family place. Recommend for a nice beach view meal.

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Albany, New York, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful dinner of Mahi Mahi The best service on the island Will be sure to go back Great view of the beach

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Enschede, The Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being at Matthews and Matthews bar is feeling like coming home. Very nice bartenders and waiters (m/f)Every time you come here they greet you like a long lost friend. The happy hours.with Bhing, Eveline, Semi, Dana, Johnny and Humphrey and the karaoke nights are legendary. Its the place to be for breakfast, lunch and diner at the beachside restaurant. I... More 

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Cape Cod
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us stopped in for dinner with no reservation on a Tuesday evening. The pleasant host said it would be a 15 min wait, no problem. We went to the empty bar to wait. A young bartender approached us and took our order, 2 wines, 2 cocktails. Then we waited, and waited and waited for almost 12 min's watching... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Cuisine
Italian, American, Bar, Seafood, Caribbean, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Casa Del Mar Beach Resort J.E. Irausquin Boulevard # 51, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 588 7300
Description
Casual and chic, Matthew's is renowned as one of the best covered open-air beachfront restaurants in Aruba. Upscale Caribbean, International and seafood dishes are prepared using the freshest ingredients.Besides breakfast, lunch, dinner, we offer all you can eat spareribs on Tuesday's, Karaoke night after dinner party on Wednesdays, Italian night on Thursdays and of course our daily happy hours with live music at the bar on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. If you are a sports fan, you'll be happy to know that there are 3 flat screens at the bar that are always showing your favorite sport.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?