“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 [...]

“Great food right on the beach”

My husband an I had breakfast here and the food and atmosphere were great. The staff were so nice and the beach front tables and delious food, well we came back for dinner and they did not disappoint. I recomend Mathews! Will definately go again my next visit in Aruba.

“It was good for our first night strolling the beach …”

Our first night in Aruba , we stayed at the Costa Linda a few resorts down from Matthews , so we strolled the beach walked in without a reservation and they accommodated us . Food was good I can’t remember what everyone had but I had the coconut shrimp which was excellent  The meal was [...]

“Raised the bar!”

Have eaten here every year. Food and service at a higher level this year. Service was excellent. Food was wonderful. Had the meat combo (okay it could have a better name) chicken, beef, and chorizo on a bed of grilled vegetables - every element was perfectly cooked. Likely to be the best meal of the [...]