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Socratesstraat at Dr. MJ Hugenholzweg | Socratesstraat 2, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 461 9633
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good57%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
21 Mar 2018
“Great seafood”
17 Sep 2016
“Amazing soul food”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Socratesstraat at Dr. MJ Hugenholzweg | Socratesstraat 2, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

We were tipped to this place by our taxi driver. It’s nothing fancy and definitely a local spot.the food was amazing. Red Snapper was the special of the day. I. Our group of 10 several had it. I had the grouper. It wa delicious and...More

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This restaurant if a must for some great local food. I had the stewed goat meat and the ocra. The goat meat is served with white rice and fried sweet plantains. Just writing this review and I want to go back for some. The Ocra...More

1  Thank Chand70
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Found out about this place from one of staff at our hotel about this place. One of the main issues with this place isn't the food, it's the location. Travelers have to look for this place and hope that it is still open by the...More

Thank YourTravelFriends
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

We took a taxi from just on the other side of the pontoon bridge. Our taxi drivers name was Patricia. We asked her for her input on a good place for food. She said she really don't eat at touristy areas. We said no we...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 31 May 2015

This is one of the classic Curacao touchstone restaurants. Everything about this place is authentic Curacao style. From the 20th century furniture, classic style bar right to the lime with cloves air freshners (My grandmother had these in her house). The food is prepared well,...More

Thank Jeroen W
Reviewed 25 November 2014

I had been here 30 years ago and went back again last Friday. We were a group of 8 and the restaurant was only half full. There was only one server who took our orders, brought our drinks, delivered the food and bused the tables....More

Thank Dushi-NY
Reviewed 28 November 2013

a great stop for genuine local food. The staff was nice and the service good. try the stewed beef or stewed goat. the fried plantains are a good choice as well.

Thank Pdlglm
Reviewed 13 March 2013

A simple, unassuming place that serves the best Curacao food on the island. Try Keshi Yena, Kabritu Stoba, or Karko (cheese and chicken, goat stew, or chonch).

1  Thank Frans R
Reviewed 9 December 2012

the food is awesome i really like to stick with the fish steak. I eat here each visit atleast once and have never been less than totally satisfied.

1  Thank irie1029FWA
Reviewed 11 September 2012

I'm being kind on the 3 star rating as the majority of our group basically hated their food. I'm guessing we just ordered the wrong things? Which is why I'm leaving it at 3. The stroba (beef stew) plate was reportedly good. The fried plantains...More

2  Thank stefaye
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Socratesstraat at Dr. MJ Hugenholzweg | Socratesstraat 2, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 461 9633
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