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Aruba Beach Cafe

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$$ - $$$
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1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
+1 954-776-0001
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09:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 02:00
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Been coming for many years, usually just for drinks but had lunch this time. Seafood Quesdilla was unique, yet really good. Also got the Lobster Salad Club that was big and pretty darn good.

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Thank Jimmy B
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Good food and drinks for a reasonable price. Also they have music on the weekends. Great views too! And we have had good service every time so far.

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Thank kimt645
Gettysburg PA
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60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I picked out this restaurant because I wanted to eat somewhere with a view of the ocean. My partner was very growly, for a number of reasons, but he recovered when our food arrived. He had the Hibachi Chicken Teriyaki and thought that the meal was very good and very reasonable. I had the Seafood Quesadilia which was delicious. Nothing... More 

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Thank Terri K
Poughkeepsie, New York
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a great place to grab lunch. We had sangria, margaritas and fish tacos. When sitting on the deck, watch for the birds. The restaurant was happy to replace my drink once bird pooped in it. Other wise it was a great time.

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Thank lilred97
Boston
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My favorite spot to take a break from the beach; especially when Ruth is working the bar! She is the best!! Tropical vibe, calypso band; and the best mojitos in Lauderdale by the Sea.

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Thank Christopher T
Columbus, Ohio
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not only did they have a great selection on their menu, there was live music inside and outside (street was blocked off). Chesapeake Crabcake sandwich was tasty indeed!

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Thank festival101
Pine, Id
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is a little pricey did not have a lot of flavor waitress did not check on this very often View of the ocean was nice

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Thank Brian C
Streetsboro, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've only had one experience with this restaurant but the number of people who have had multiple experiences with this restaurant speaks volumes above this humble review. We started with the Bimini bread which was fantastic. Many of us had the mahi mahi sandwich. Everything was tasty and fresh. The service was also good. The restaurant was packed when we... More 

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Thank OhioDarkrider
Wilmington, Delaware
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to Lauderdale by the Sea to walk around and ate lunch here. It was busy, but we were seated right away and the food came out fast. Salad and burgers were huge and delicious. Service was great. Would definitely go back.

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Thank Stacy C
Normal, Illinois
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Inside and outside dining right on beach. Ate inside because it was windy. Good service. Won tons were good. Wanted just a regular piece of fish. A couple of pricey meals with a lot of different types of fish in it. Would like to see separate selections. What we had was basic and good. Would recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 02:00
Monday
09:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 02:00
Thursday
09:00 - 02:00
Friday
09:00 - 02:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3601
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Lauderdale by the Sea
  • Phone Number: +1 954-776-0001
Description
Located Directly on the beach in Lauderdale by the Sea flAward- winning Chef brings you the true taste of the Caribbean, along with American Favorites Fresh Seafood Prime Steaks, Gourmet Salads and burgers and much more. Three Tropical Bars await to quench your thirst. Aruba Starts Jumping island style with live music daily. Causal Dress with seating inside or on the outside deck provides a picturesque view of the ocean. serving lunch and dinner late night dining. One Happy Restuarant!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?