Restaurant Tips Bonaire
Because who doesn’t love to eat?
Kitesurfing makes you hungry and with around 120 restaurants on the island of Bonaire, there are surely enough restaurants to choose from. Whether you want to go casual with friends, have a romantic dinner, or just want to have a delicious quick bite, Bonaire has it all!
However, with such a broad range of choices, it might be difficult to make a decision. Therefore, we’re happy to share our personal favourites with you.
Are you looking for a culinary experience, then this is definitely the place to go! Their bar, Club Tropicana, is also one of the best spots on the island to watch the sunset and enjoy a cocktail. Besides dinner, they also offer breakfast and lunch.
Opening hours: Monday – Saturday, 7AM – 10PM. For reservations call: +599 715 5000.
On the way to Lac Bay, you will find this cozy restaurant. They offer a versatile menu for dinner and lunch while eating you can enjoy the view over Lac Bay and Sorobon.
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday, 12PM – 9PM. For reservations call: +599 717 5369
Cozy and laid back restaurant that serves dishes with Cuban influences, located on the Wilhelmina Square in Kralendijk. Do you like salsa dancing? Every Thursday evening there is a Latin dancing night, which is really popular!
Opening hours lunch: Monday – Friday, 11AM – 3PM Opening hours dinner: Monday – Sunday, 5PM – 12PM. For reservations call: +599 717 1822.
Beer & Burgers
If you’re in the mood for burgers and beer, this is the place to be! Very casual don’t expect anything fancy, just nice burgers and other snacks.
Opening hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 5PM – 10PM. No need to make reservations.
Small food truck that offers burgers, hotdogs and fries. Located on Bachelor Beach, which is only a 10-minute drive from Atlantis Kite Beach. Therefore, King Kong is the perfect option to pick up your lunch before your kite session at Bonaire Kite School.
Opening hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 11.30AM – 4PM
A unique, surprising and authentic restaurant right in the heart of Kralendijk. They offer international cuisine where fresh and local ingredients are the stars of each dish. They also have their own BREWERY! Which means they can offer unique home-brewed craft beers.
Opening hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 6PM – 10PM. For reservations call: +599 717 3595
This restaurant offers a unique oceanfront dining experience, we highly recommend you to make an early reservation so you can enjoy the sunset here! They serve an international menu with Mediterranean and local influences. On Sunday night they have a special Italian night with the best pizza!
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday, 5.30PM – 11PM. For reservations call: +599 717 1697
If you’re in the mood for Middle Eastern cuisine, then this is definitely the place for you! Mezze interprets the authentic flavors of the Middle East with a modern approach. They pride ourselves in using only fresh ingredients and providing impeccable, daily prepared items in the spirit of sharing.
Opening hours: Friday – Tuesday, 6PM – 10PM. For reservations call: +5997868631
It Rains Fishes
Fishing is a big part of the Bonairian culture and in front of It Rains Fishes, several boats leave daily in the early morning to go fishing. Upon return, the catch is immediately cleaned in front of the restaurant. So if you want to eat fresh fish, this is definitely the place to go. This restaurant is completely renovated & restyled and is located in Kralendijk on the waterfront.
Opening hours for lunch: Monday – Friday, 10AM – 3PM Opening hours for dinner: Monday – Sunday, 5PM – 10PM. For reservations call: +599 717 8780
The BEACH Windsock
A seaside restaurant with the possibility to take a dip into the bright blue water. During the day you can hang out in the lounge area or in the sun on one of the sunbeds. Enjoy the view of the ocean and Klein Bonaire. Come and have a rich breakfast, a great lunch, or treat yourself to a tasty grilled piece of meat for dinner, it’s all possible!
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday, 8AM – 10PM. For reservations call: +599 786 5873
Bonaire’s newest beach club right on the way to Atlantis Kitebeach. Wake up at 9 am with a delicious breakfast, be surprised by an enchanting lunch in the beach club, relax all day on a lounge bed or enjoy the beautiful sunset in a cabana with a great glass of wine or beer.
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday, 9AM – 10 PM. For reservations call: +599 701 4440