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Santa Catharina 66 | Koral Tabak, Willemstad 11111, Curacao
+599 9 767 6777
18:00 - 23:00
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Sun 16:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Willemstad, Curacao
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2011

I think this is the only all-you-can-eat Brazilian steakhouse on the island; I think everyone should give it more credit. The atmosphere was very calm & romantic and the staff was accommodating and friendly. I absolutely LOVED the call buttons they had for every table. We have this in Los Angeles and it's wonderful not to pull your neck out... More 

1 Thank Lisa C
Miami, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2011

Tremendous atmosphere, good food and nice severs. highly recommended. I really liked the spicy tenderloin. the place is very tropical and pleasant.

Thank Tokay123
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2011

Good Saladbar, average meat quality, nice ambiance. Basically a good restaurant when you are out with the boys and love to at a lot of meat!

Thank Dolfmans
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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158 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2011

Wonderful, attentive service all evening. The air conditioned room with the salad bar and soup was filled with delicious and unusual salads and soup. The meats were prepared to perfection. There were 14 different meats to sample including beef, chicken, pork and lamb. It was worth the 30 minute drive from the other side of the island.

Thank G0ingn0w
New York
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2011

Party of 6 all had a great time. Food was perfect. A little pricey but so far well worth it. Great service! Great salad bar. May go back one more time.

1 Thank Christine S
Castricum, The Netherlands
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82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2011

When you enter the restaurant you'll come into a forest-like atmosphere where you can sit outside or under a roof. The food is good and served at high speed so don't forget to flip the card from green to red once in a while. Otherwise you won't have time to eat the meat. The restaurant is not situated in a... More 

Thank EdHouweling
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2011

Although a bit remote, L'Aldea is worth the trip. When you enter the restaurant it feels like you enter a mini rain forest. Reservation is a must, were it not that you don't want to make the trip to hear that all tables are booked. The personnel is very friendly and has a good sense of humor. The owner is... More 

Thank Nanookh
Halifax, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2011

This was a very fun experience. The atmosphere is hard to beat and the waiter John was very good and lots of fun. Beautiful salads and excellent variety of chicken beef lamb and more. Only down point was we thought the dessert was included in the per person price and found out at the cash it wasn't so abit on... More 

Thank jsp94d
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142 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2011

Not bad, not great. It is average. We were told on the phone we needed reservations, yet when we arrived there was one table, lol. Pricier than US versions yet less variety. I will say, this place is WAYYYYY out of the way, as in out in the boondocks. We had a car so found our way here after an... More 

1 Thank sicilianprincess1
Breda, The Netherlands
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212 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2011

you get all kind of meat, which actually tastes the same. It ain' t worth the price

2 Thank Michiel N
Robbycrs, Owner at L'aldea, responded to this review

Dear Prinsenweier, We are so sorry we didn't meet your expectations. We strive to be the best restaurant in Curacao and therefore invest a lot of time, effort and dedication in our product. We have served over 25000 patrons in our 14 months of existence and to be very truthful to you this is the first time we get a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 60
Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Catharina 66 | Koral Tabak, Willemstad 11111, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 767 6777
L'aldea is an Amazonian themed Churrascaria that combines the authentic cuisine of Brazil with the generous spirit of Curacao. After dinner take a romantic stroll between the ruins and enjoy our life-size, hand made sculptures. Stand on the sacred bridge look around and feel yourself deep within the jungles of South America, between the mysterious sculptures and the Mayan pyramid awakening the spirit of these ancient civilizations in your soul.

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