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Universal Restaurant

Wilhelminastraat 73, Oranjestad 00000, Aruba
+297 582 3111
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“roast duck” (2 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
“chinese food” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Wilhelminastraat 73, Oranjestad 00000, Aruba
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for Asian food, I would recommend this restaurant. Everything we had was very good, good taste, nothing overpowering in taste and good portions. Little on the pricey side. The restaurant is very nice. Like most restaurants in Aruba, they do takeaway.

Thank darrwill
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We found this restaurant by going down wrong street. Everytime we are in Aruba we eat here. The Owners have been same and the kids now in the front whom we have seen grow up. As authentic as what we had in HongKong. renovated now...More

1  Thank salestraveler69
Reviewed 3 May 2017

For 40 years I visit the "Universal Family" for their hospitality and Chinese oriented food. It inspires me to see this family having the ability to make it every time an special experience. In the center of Oranjestad with their own parking place, and public...More

Thank AJW-nl
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Very good chinese food. Portions are huge. Normally not too packed as they have a large restaurant. Very good for take outs!

Thank NICK V
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Universal is home for us! The best Roast Duck on the island. Very clean food and super friendly staff! Beside the duck we had Cantonese noodle as well. Delicious!! No long waiting. Free parking after after 3:00 pm during the week and sunday all day...More

1  Thank Ly'sah L
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

My kids were hungry last night, and they love the Chinese Steak at Universal Restaurant. The kids sat and had dinner a the table by themselves, as I didn't eat. I had already eaten. We always feel right at home here. The service is great!

Thank Tamarah A
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Good value, good friendly and flexible service, nice elegant interior for casual dinning and very good food.

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

My kids' favorite restaurant! They love the Chinese steak. We all love having a nice family dinner at Universal. We feel right at home. The service is great. Our 5 Star Restaurant ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Thank Tamarah A
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We recently ate in this restaurant as the reviews were no bad. The service recieved wasn't bad at all, even better as most places in Aruba, the food was way below average and I've seen 2 small roaches crawling up the walls in our 1...More

Thank S B
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Waited a long time to get food, which wasn't worth the wait since the roast chicken wasn't cooked to perfection. After we got our food, the waitress didn't even return to check to see how we were doing or if we needed something else. At...More

1  Thank cutiepoo9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilhelminastraat 73, Oranjestad 00000, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 582 3111
  • E-mail
We invite you to experience a true Cantonese meal with amicable service, or even enjoy one of our delightful dishes in the comfort of your own home by ordering in. We look forward to sharing our traditional Cantonese meals with you.
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