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Smokey Joe's

Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2896
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (2,298 reviews)
“pulled pork” (199 reviews)
“chicken” (331 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easy to find and fast service. A menu that should please just about everyone. Choose the House Ribs and Pulled pork platter. No complaints.

Thank Stan N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Smokey Joe's is one of the best BBQ places in the island. I ordered the Smokey’s Signature ribs. They come with coleslaw and hash browns. The food once ordered came out in under 7 minutes. You also have to order dessert...the deep fried Oreos...out of...More

Thank LovesKW
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed at the Playa Linda (two 22-year old women) and everyone we knew recommended this place, especially for ribs. We aren't big on ribs but decided to try it out anyway. It was packed but we didn't wait very long and there was plenty...More

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for dinner to smokey joe’s and although the food was good it really fell short of the reviews in the app, ribs were ok, the grouper was very good and definitely fresh, our server Andrea was excellent but some of the other servers made...More

Thank Jose M
Reviewed 6 days ago

The CHEESE FRIES! So amazing- so was the coconut shrimp. We came for an early dinner and shared 2 appetizers and a wing/rib platter - SO. MUCH. FOOD. But all delicious. Great service, great sangria- don't miss it.

Thank val228
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always visit this place twice during our weekly stay on an annual basis. Food is always amazing, so is the ambiance of a pub/grill place. The wait staff both times was remarkable: attentive, quick and courteous. The place becomes loud at times as it...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've eaten here 7 times over 2 years and i've never had a bad meal. Sure, its pricey as is every restaurant in Aruba. But, very few places i've been are as consistently good..........and i'm not even a rib eater. I love the jerk chicken...More

Thank drpaulAtlanta
Reviewed 1 week ago

Funny -- this was my first trip to Aruba; and I was told how nice every one is/was on the Island. I would agree completely -- except for the wait staff at Smokey Joe's. They know the place will pack in regardless, so they leave...More

Thank Aller3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great american style food. I visit at least twice every time we come. I always get the fish and chips, which is the best i have ever had.

Thank busa250
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As soon as we set foot in Aruba my husband said Tuesday's is rib night we gotta go to Smokey Joe's. My husband had the ribs and loved every bit of it this place is always busy and is a must try.

Thank Jessica s
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Amy P
11 April 2018|
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Response from SPower12 | Reviewed this property |
They do not open for lunch (we asked them during dinner as we hoped to come back that week for lunch).
Baird S
5 April 2018|
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Response from Stephen B | Reviewed this property |
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3 July 2016|
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Response from bnr1185 | Reviewed this property |
easy walk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Juan E. Irausquin Boulevard 87, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 586 2896
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