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Pelican Nest Seafood Grill

L.G. Smith Boulevard 230 | Pelican Pier, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
+297 586 2259
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
L.G. Smith Boulevard 230 | Pelican Pier, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to the Pelican Nest Seafood Grille because multiple people had recommended them. After having a late lunch there we see why, everything we ordered was fabulous. We wish we would of gone there sooner. Don't miss out if you have an opportunity to...More

Thank Susan B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On all of Palm Beach, the Pelican Nest Seafood Grill has the best view of the beautiful waterfront. We ordered off of the early bird menu, before 6 pm as well as their regular dinner menu. Great food, great service, gorgeous restaurant & view.. Very...More

1  Thank lovincarib
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My family comes to Aruba every April - this used to be our FAVORITE lunch spot (the coconut shrimp is amazing) - just waited in line to be seated for 15 minutes while the hostess and one of her coworkers appeared to be laughing at...More

Thank Alisa1126
Martin M, Owner at Pelican Nest Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

HI Alisa, We are sorry to hear about your bad experience. Please note that because of some Charter commitments we need to open some areas of the Restaurant only, to be able to accommodate them as a group. Management has notice that this brought some...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place to have several drinks and apps... very reasonable and nice staff to work with. The fish sticks are Grouper with a walnut crust. Excellent

Thank Charles A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great lunch on water, while watching the fish swim by. The drinks were on the money, service was great. I highly recommend

Thank 1RamRam
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here as part of a snorkeling cruise excursion on the Pelican that included a BBQ lunch. Ribs, chicken, corn on the cob were very good. Would come here again for sure if we ever come back to Aruba. Ate lunch overlooking the water and...More

Thank 2017Luv2travel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a fun place to get a beer or food after being in the sun all day on the beach. Tasty food and fun atmosphere.

Thank DellsLOVE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined here on our last night on palm beach. Arrived at 530p and enjoyed some happy hour cocktails and then seated to watch a beautiful sunset. Carlos our waiter was fantastic and provided excellent service. He even brought my wife a sample of one of...More

Thank endlessquest
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner at the Pelican Nest our second night in Aruba. We had 6:30 reservations for sunset. We were seated right away. They had plenty of seats all throughout the night. It took over an hour to get our food once ordered. After dinner,...More

Thank kaherman42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family of four ate here during our recent visit to Aruba and it was far and away our least favorite experience of the entire trip (really, the only bad experience of the entire trip). The service was horrible. Food was very slow to arrive...More

Thank OSU_Fan1967
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Tasha A
7 June 2016|
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Response from L4850WKdenise | Reviewed this property |
Meals are comparable to US prices for a vacation area. 2 adults could have drinks apps and meals for $60 - $150 depending on what you get and how much you drink and eat. Very casual for a beach day lunch and casual low key... More
Lori R
24 January 2016|
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Response from William C | Reviewed this property |
I did not try to use a credit card but I saw others that did. I used cash to avoid all of the fees and security challenges while in Aruba. I did use a credit card at the hotel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L.G. Smith Boulevard 230 | Pelican Pier, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Palm - Eagle Beach
  • Phone Number: +297 586 2259
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Open air restaurant over the water on Pelican Pier (between Holiday Inn and Playa Linda resorts).
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