Experience the most romantic dinner on the island at Passions on the Beach Restaurant. Exquisite dishes, the soft light of torches all around you, sugary white sand between your toes, the soft sound of waves caressing the shore, and the most beautiful sunset you've ever seen...
Passions on the Beach
J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 252
Aruba Tel: +(297) - 527 1100
Fax: +(297) - 527 1112
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One entree (Crusty Tigers) was very good but the Pasta was very ordinary. Also, there was a issue with flies at the bar and at the table when the entrees were served. There was also a faint odor similar to dead fish which was very unusual given a strong sea breeze in an outdoor seating area.
Invited friends from the USA to celebrate Mother's Day. It was a magical evening. We were seated near the water and there was quite the breeze. But it only added to the categories experience. Our waiter, Michael Juan, was very polite, friendly and knowledgeable. He was forth coming with
Beverage as well as menu suggestions. Service was great, food was superb, ambiance was dreamy. My friends were impressed with everything and plan to make it back. Try the Watermelon salad and the Aruban Soup. Grouper and shrimp are melt in your mouth. Thanks to all for such a wonderful evening.
Our Favorite Restaurant in Aruba!
We were just in Aruba for a week and had dinner at Passions twice. We ate at some wonderful restaurants while there, but Passions was our favorite. The food is some of the best I have ever experienced. Their grouper is awesome. You were recommended to us by a friend and we will surely recommend you to everyone we know traveling there. We even bought lights like you have on your tables when we got home to remind us of our experience there!
The entire experience is unforgettable. The food, service and atmosphere was above my expectations. It was a great way to celebrate our anniversary.
Doesn't get more romantic than this!
Our group of 6 were able to enjoy a perfect evening at Passions. We first enjoyed the beach, bar and water during the afternoon, and then changed clothes to enjoy a special dinner on the beach. The location is perfect for views of the sunset on the ocean. Food was fantastic. All started with their seafood chowder. Served in a neat soup tureen. We could have easily made that the entree!
All ordered fish and or shrimp dishes. The servings were large and very tasty. We chose to skip dessert as we all enjoyed the selection of coffee's from around the globe. Service was prompt, easy going and fun! A very special evening for our group to celebrate our anniversaries together. Sure hope to return soon!
What can I say. Fantastic ! Try the encrusted grouper and the lamb chops. .Soup is out of sight, but the sunset isnt. Bravo on the beach.
this is an evening we will never forget. it was so romantic. food was great staff was fantastic setting was breath taking. we were seranaded by a violin player. this is by far our most memorable meal on our visit to Aruba. can't wait until we are able to return here.
Romantic experience on the beach
We had a wonderful experience at Passions on the Beach. The servers were friendly and helpful and they helped make the experience a very memorable one. The setting on the beach was romantic, and the light breeze, beautiful moon and exceptional service all contributed to a wonderful and romantic evening. My only complaint was the women next to our table who was smoking, and the smoke was blowing directly on us. It did detract somewhat from our pleasure of the ambiance of the beach setting.
One of the top meals we had in Aruba. Food was delicious, ambience couldn't be beat and the service was top notch!
A+++++ across the board.
Kudos to the entire staff!
Beautiful View Feet in the Sand dining
We have been going to Aruba for many years and only tried Passions for the 1st time 3 years ago. It was one the best romantic on the beach dining experiences we've had. The wait staff is very attentive, never waited for a drink. Food was great and our group of 8 which every year has 4 newcomers raves about the meal and sunset long after our return to New York. Highly recommended.
We absolutely loved your restaurant. The food was fabulous, the ambiance amazing and everyone was so friendly and kind. We have told all our friends to go to your restaurant when they are in Aruba.
In fact we will be back in April and would like to make a reservation,
This was our first time at Passions and it certainly will not be the last.. Such a romantic setting got there in time for sunset was fabulous the lanterns on table that change color were beautiful accent as were the lights around the palayas. Now for the food excellent I had the coconut grouper was delicious hubby had carribean shrimp our waiter was awesome such a delightful young man.. Do not miss this place its awesome.
great night at passions
My wife and I took our daughter and her husband along with their four month old child during our visit to Aruba in November 2014 to Passions.
The food was great and service excellent. Probably the best grouper I have ever tasted. It was a special that evening and my daughter had the same as I and felt the same about the meal.
We had promised my daughter and son in law a night where they could go out without the baby and they had such a great night at passions that they decided to return there for their special night. They said it was just as good as their first night dining there.
We ate at Passions our last night in Aruba. It was a perfect ending to our vacation. Wonderful ambiance and sunset even with a child. Kicked off our shoes and a nice glass of wine before our meal. Our daughter is gluten free and we were pleasantly surprised they had pasta for her and made her a special dish. Added bonus for us. She also got a raspberry daiquiri that she couldn't find all week. Our meals were delicious and our waiter was very informative with the menu.
We all had a wonderful time. It was a most surprising and beautiful experience. The staff and the food were exceptional. We look forward to our next visit.
We loved Passions and the best part, in addition to the great food and atmosphere, was Robert our waiter! What a gem he is....very courteous, outgoing and overall outstanding waiter:-)
Best wishes for continued success! We will be back!
Beautiful dinner- must try
My boyfriend and I visited Passions on November 28, 2014 for a 6pm seating- right before the sunset. It was our first time in Aruba and we had booked about a week or two in advance.
You MUST try the seafood soup- amazing! We both ordered filet mignon that was cooked to perfection and finished up dinner with a couples dessert- the food was great, the service was great.
Our waitress Eleonora was wonderful and very attentive, she even offered to take a bunch of sunset photos of us and made sure we didn't miss the sunset!
The location, food, service and restaurant as a whole is beautiful and I can't imagine how someone could not vote this place 5 stars!
Our dinner was beautiful and the food was all made to perfection, it was truly a night to remember.
Thank you for your warm hospitality and wonderful service, my boyfriend and I will be back every time we visit Aruba!
Visited November 2014
Passions on the Beach is FABULOUS!!
A totally enjoyable experience. Have eaten here twice a year for past 3 years and the food, atmosphere and service is all WONDERFUL. I HIGHLY recommend it. I look forward to this restaurant and save it for our last night. Very friendly and accommodating staff - SUPERB MEAL!
Exceptional setting and service
A perfect ending to our reunion (almost 40 years of friendship) in Aruba. Could not have asked for a more memorable setting. And the service from start to finish was truly extraordinary. Our waitress could not have been more professionally pleasant and patient. And the other staff, including management, was similarly efficient, thoughtful, and caring. I never do reviews of restaurants unless they are remarkable -- Passions is remarkable ! I quite honestly look forward to returning and have already recommended it to several regular Aruba visitors. Truly a class act !!!
One of the highlights of our visit
Our visit to your restaurant was on of the highlights of our trip!
Food was great, service impeccable, wonderful experience overall.
We're recommending to all our friends!
On booking back in July for a September 18th table I advised this would be a proposal evening and the staff did not disappoint. Front row table and an acceptance from my fiancée success at Sunset!....
Our waitress who I believe was Avril, was attentive and very accommodating taking photos for us whilst providing a high level of service. The food was amazing, the steak I had melted in the mouth.
Once Avril had discovered the proposal she arranged for the Violinist to play for us and then our sweet was decorated with the words Congratulations. A lovely personal touch, thank you.
This is a venue that no photographs can do it justice, it simply has to be experienced!!
The food was excellent, the sunset beautiful, and the service excellent. If you are looking for a great dining experience and a wonderful memory this is the place to go. We plan on making this our annual destination.
Best on Island
We celebrated our Honeymoon in Aruba and dined out 5 out of the 7 evenings we spent there. Passions On The Beach was by far our favorite dining experience. The service, food and romantic ambiance was something we will never forget. We will rush back to Passions on our next visit.
I went to Passions for the first time this past summer and its by far the best restaurant I have ever been to. Great food, great service. Passions team; do not change a thing.
We had a wonderful time. Everything was delicious for our dinner to celebrate our wedding engagement that happened only moments before. Thank you for making our special night perfect.
Sarah and Sean