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Old Cunucu House

Palm Beach 150, Noord, Aruba
+297 586 1666
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“iguana soup” (63 reviews)
“goat stew” (67 reviews)
“chicken” (66 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Palm Beach 150, Noord, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a great place to eat if you want to eat like a local. Great little restaurant in a little neighborhood. It isn't fancy but the food is very good. If it is busy then be prepared to wait a bit...but it is worth...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited on recommendation of a very nice cab driver who told us about their special soup. It's in a neighborhood and is like dining in your grandma's kitchen. Nothing fancy, but the food is soooo delicious! The curry goat was amazing, as well as...More

Thank brendacsr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want a huge beer, this is your place! Food is local and good, but a bit expensive. The building is lovely and service was great.

Thank ebuzzmaster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on recommendation of taxi driver when we asked for recommendations for someplace "local." Not fancy. We sat at outdoor tables next to the small parking lot and a few (nice) neighborhood dogs trotted through -- one curled up under our table, but never begged;...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbled across this place on our last night with no expectations and it was the best dinner we had on the island. The staff were lovely, the ambience was relaxed and the live music was excellent. We had the fish of the day and it...More

Thank Skye C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here several times in 2009 & 2010, and I was looking forward to dining here again! I ordered an entree that had cod, vegetables and a wonderful Aruban-style sauce it was simmered in. Husband ordered the Chicken Keechi, and while it was good,...More

Thank Sheri R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tasting local fare is a must anywhere you travel and the Old Cunucu House did not disappoint. We had the Fiesta Arubiano and the escargot to start and knew we found the right place for off resort dining. For the main course we enjoyed the...More

Thank dmal55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'll start off by admitting, this was the first trip to Old Cunucu House so I don't have a frame of reference. We were looking for genuine Aruban food and we were not disappointed there. My wife had beef liver, which she said was delicious....More

Thank Steven N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the place tp go for a traditional meal. One of the taxi drivers recommended it and it was awesome. Don't be in a hurry! It's island time and the wait twill be worth it. Go early to get a good seat outside and...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is the place to check out. First off, great atmosphere! We ate outside and a few friendly dogs and cats wandered around, but no bother. Had the Keeshi Yena which was gouda cheese and chicken baked with onions, peppers, celery, Green olives, raisins and...More

Thank faajj
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Johan D
9 August 2015|
Response from automrga64 |
We come to eat fish on the gril not fried When you are offering fish tell us it's fried also If you want to improve offer fish on the gril no one in the island. except big Resturant offering fish on the gril I can change... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palm Beach 150, Noord, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Noord
  • Phone Number: +297 586 1666
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