11 Vegan / Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants
Zandstraat (at main street ), Oranjestad, Aruba
Cuisine: Lacto, Italian, Western, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available from Mon-Thur only. Coffee and gelato shop with soy and almond milk available and has vegan snack food options including vegan burger, pot pie, vegan kaasbroodje (cheese in a pastry), and sometimes vegan sorbet.
LG Smith Blvd, 55B, Eagle - Manchebo Beach (at at Bucuti Resort), Oranjestad, Aruba
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, International, Organic, Western, Salad bar, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Fine dining hotel restaurant and bar on the beach. Offers a separate vegan/vegetarian menu with vegan items labeled plus a large salad bar with many vegan choices. Located in Bucuti and Tara Beach Resort, Aruba's adult-only beach resort.
Italiastraat 50 Local 6, Orange Mall, Oranjestad, Aruba
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Organic, Take-out, Caribbean, Latin American, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Health food restaurant offering vegetarian, vegan, and fish. Est. 2013.
J E Irausquin Blvd 55, Oranjestad, Aruba
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Mediterranean, Take-out, Caribbean, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Mediterranean and Caribbean cuisine in the Manchebo Hotel with casual beachfront and poolside dining. Has a separate vegan and vegetarian menu upon request, featuring a number of vegan appetizers, salads, soups, and entrees such as tofu steak, cauliflower steak, and buckwheat vegetable pasta. Vegan items are clearly labeled on the menu, which is available on the website. (Note from HappyCow: They do serve one of our forbidden meats (veal) but we are listing this because they clearly label vegan dishes and because there are few vegan options in this city.)
Caya G. F. Betico Croes 93-95, Oranjestad, Aruba
Cuisine: Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Pizza, Italian, Take-out, Caribbean, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. On the main street next to Tieleman. Owner makes a vegan cheese, has pizza dough made from maishi rabo (local cornmeal). Variety of toppings include veggies, vegan chicken and pepperoni, dabaru (local beans mashed into paste) as well regular margherita. Sometimes has fresh watermelon or moringa juice in stock for on the side.
J.E. Irausquin Blvd 85, Eagle Beach (at inside Hyatt hotel), Oranjestad, Aruba
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, American, Western, Salad bar, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Hyatt hotel restaurant, shares a kitchen with the other restaurants there but has a separate kitchen for gluten-free. Menu is mostly meat stuff but does have a veggie burger and gluten free bread which are both vegan suitable. Dinner menu has a veggie wrap that's vegan.
Bubali 69 C, Oranjestad, Aruba
Cuisine: Lacto, Ovo, Chinese, International, Japanese, Take-out, Indonesian, Dutch, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Asian food on Aruba island. Has tofu dishes and veggie sushi. Vegans to specify. Located in Bubali Commercial Center.
Wilhelminastraat 2 (at behind Renaissance hotel), Oranjestad, Aruba
Cuisine: Lacto, Western, Beer/Wine, Caribbean, Fusion, Non-veg
Serves meat, vegan options available. Upscale place that's meat-heavy but does offer several vegetarian items. Menu states that some vegetarian dishes can be made vegan - ask your server.
Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakery and Catering, Vegetarian B&Bs, Organizations
Oranjestad area, Oranjestad, Aruba
Oranjestad-based food caterer. Makes to-order traditional bean fritters "Aruba Kala" to be eaten as a snack, side dish, or appetizer. Vegan and gluten-free. Place order by phone at least one day in advance. Delivers.
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