“Hidden gem – wonderful food and drinks”

We visit this restaurant and bar daily when on our yearly Aruba trip. We love their happy hour specials, their bartenders and wait staff. Bhing is great! We also love Johnny, Camilla, and Eve, Allan and Marta. Visited August 2017


We have been coming to Matthews for several years for the American breakfast. Good food and the service is great. Especially thanks to Ana who has been our sever all this time.

“second visit”

Visited Matthews last year and enjoyed our meal, returned again this year. Once again we found the food and service exceptional. DIVI guests receive a free glass of wine with their meal. Visited August 2017

“Love to hear the Ocean while having a great dinner”

Matthews is one of those restaurants we look forward to every trip! You sit steps away from the Ocean and the food is excellent. Nothing better then a good mean and the sound of the Ocean to truly make you feel like your on vacation! Visited November 2016

“Cool breezes”

We stayed at the Casa del Mar for a week, visited Matthews quite often. The first night of our stay, after flying all day, grocery shopping, we were famished, Walked across the pool area, and greeted by a friendly face. Sanders our waiter,was quite attentive, took our orders right away. We all ordered the sautéed [...]

“Delightful beachside dining experience!”

We were staying at the Divi Divi, which is an "all inclusive" resort (and very nice, by the way), but we were just in the mood to travel outside Divi confines for a nite. We chose Matthews because it had good reviews and was just a short walk. It was a good choice - the [...]

“Pleasantly surprise with a wonderful dinner”

We went to the restaurant as it was a short walk from our resort. We had hurt it was good for happy hour and lunches. The dinner that we had exceeded expectations, My wife and I both had a delicious ahi tuna steak, one of the best I've had anywhere. We had a romantic booth [...]

“Outdoor delight”

We went there for dinner with friends twice during our stay. Blackened Mahi Mahi, Encrusted Tuna & filet were all great. Also had goat cheese wrapped & broiled in prosciutto which we enjoyed as well. Great breeze. Unfortunately it was too overcast both nights so there were no sunsets.

“Great burgers”

We ate lunch here twice for the delicious burgers and pina coladas! At lunch they serve two for one happy hour and right on the beach!

“This is our “Go To” restaurant in Aruba”

We hate to advertise Matthews because we like the amount of traffic it sees. Over the years, we often go there twice during our stay because it is comfortable, the food is consistently and predictably delicious, they have a very good selection of wine with a good pour, the view of the ocean is unobstructed [...]