Sole Mare Ristorante Italiano is a traditional family restaurant, within walking distance of the high-rise resorts. This stylish Italian eatery has never veered from its opening-day philosophy of serving delicious home-cooked Italian food, with rich, fresh flavors, at reasonable prices and in hearty portions, delivering an authentic slice of Italy, to Palm Beach, Aruba.

Sole Mare is now offering considerable added value to its customers by serving an Early Bird Special for $25, daily from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

On the menu: Insalate Mista or Homemade Minestrone followed by Linguini Fruitti Di Mare or Fresh Filet of Grouper, with a side of pasta or vegetables or Chicken Parmigiana, with a side of pasta or vegetables and Caramel Flan or Ice cream for dessert, Coffee or Tea.

Those who wish to dine later in the evening may enjoy some of the chef’s specialties such as Spaghetti Al Formaggio Parmigiana, an authentic Italian dish flamed with Whiskey tableside or Sole Mare Special, truly a seafood lover’s favorite with jumbo shrimp, the largest on the island, mussels, clams, calamari, and Caribbean lobster over a bed of spaghetti, or the irresistible Ravioli alla Vodka with Lobster and Shrimp, brimming with homemade Ravioli filled with Caribbean lobster, jumbo shrimp and fresh mushrooms, sautéed with garlic and olive oil, flamed with vodka, blended with a delicate creamy tomato sauce or the decadent Rib Eye Pizzaiola, USDA certified Angus beef, sautéed with extra virgin olive oil, tomatoes, garlic, and gaeta black olives.

Kids will find dining at Sole Mare satisfying as they can choose from an extensive kids’ menu featuring Rigatoni with Meat Sauce, Spaghetti with Meatballs, Fettuccini Alfredo, Meat Lasagna, Mozzarella Sticks, Cheese Ravioli or Chicken Fingers with French Fries.

Sole Mar offers ample parking, and congenial, caring service with no service charge added to the bill. Take out service is fast and efficient with no service charge and the restaurant kitchen is open seven days a week until 11 p.m.

Author: Rona Coster
Date: Sunday, September 12th, 2010


The island’s hotel concierges, Aruba’s own local island experts, were treated to a special night of traditional Italian home-cooking in the restaurant setting of Sole Mare restaurant. The dignitaries represented many of the major hotels on the island, including the Radisson, Renaissance, La Cabana, Casa Del Mar and Bucuti resorts. Owners Juan and Alicia offered their gracious hospitality to the concierges, treating them to some of Sole Mare’s best-loved dishes, starting off with a traditional Pasta Fagioli, followed by Linguini Frutti di Mare and Filet Mignon with Mushroom Sauce. The delicious meal ended on a sweet note, with the restaurant’s own creation, a Chocolate Salami with Ice Cream.

Sole Mare is a traditional family restaurant. Since opening day the Italian eatery has never veered from its philosophy of serving delicious home-cooked Italian food, with rich, fresh flavors, at reasonable prices and in hearty portions, delivering an authentic slice of Italy. Sole Mare restaurant is located in the heart of Palm Beach within walking distance of all the hotels. Kids can enjoy choosing from the Kids Menu and the early bird dinner serves a three course dinner for $25,-. Ample parking is available.

Photos show the island experts enjoying their night of delicious Italian food at Sole Mare Restaurant.

Author: Rona Coster
Date: Wednesday, August 4th, 2010