When you go on holiday to Curaçao, a visit to the capital of the island should not be missed. Willemstad is the largest city in the Lesser Antilles and there is plenty to do. We have already explained this in our blog ” 8x the best things to do in Willemstad “. But during a day trip to Willemstad, a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner should certainly not be missed. That’s why we tell you more about the best restaurants in Willemstad!


Scuba Lodge

We have already told you about Scuba Lodge , but nevertheless the restaurants should not be forgotten in the list of best restaurants in Willemstad. Scuba Lodge is located in the Pietermaai district. It is an authentic business building that has been completely transformed into an accommodation that is equipped with all comforts and facilities. The boutique hotel has several restaurants. One of these restaurants is De Heeren, where you can enjoy a delicious traditional breakfast from 8 am. The trademark of this restaurant is the tender steaks. Los Caballeros is a beach club, beach bar and restaurant. Here you can enjoy a variety of Latin American dishes, barbecue specialties and fresh pizzas. Do you want to get into the real atmosphere of Curaçao ? Then Scuba Lodge is definitely recommended!


The Governor

De Gouverneur is a restaurant in the Otrobanda district overlooking the Handelskade. The menu consists of various international dishes and traditional dishes with a Caribbean touch. The building looks a bit more chic and that is reflected in the dishes that are served. The staff is experienced as very friendly and the atmosphere is very pleasant. Besides the fact that many tourists and locals come here for lunch, dinner or coffee, business meetings, team building activities and parties can also be organized here.


Culinary beach restaurant Baoase

The Baoase Culinary Beach Restaurant is a restaurant in one of the most luxurious hotels in Curaçao. The restaurant is located on the resort’s private beach, where you can dine under the stars. Are you looking for a restaurant for a truly romantic evening? Then Baoase Culinary Beach Restaurant is definitely a good choice! Delicious French-Asian dishes are served here that can be selected à la carte. Small tip: Sunday night is Asian Night, where you can get fresh sushi and Asian bites.


At Blue

At Blauw there is also a restaurant that belongs to a boutique hotel. The owners are a Dutch couple. You can enjoy a delicious and relaxed breakfast, lunch and dinner. You can enjoy a delicious meal in the partly covered courtyard with a beautiful view. You are right on the water of the sea, so you do not notice that you are in a big city. The menu has a little bit of everything and you have plenty of choice. From coffee and cake to poké bowls, burgers, meat, fish and risotto.


Besides the restaurants in Willemstad, would you like to read more about restaurants throughout Curaçao? You can read more about it at the top 5 best dining options on Curacao!

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