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De Pannekoekenboot

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Address: Parkhaven 13 t / o, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 010 - 436 72 95
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Great fun for young kids

This boat trip is mainly for parents with kids of about 2-12 who like Dutch style pancakes. The trip takes 75 minutes and after everybody had their first round it's all you can... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
Tom C
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Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
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Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

This particular tour really caters to families with small children. They have a slide on the boat with plastic balls at the bottom to keep the children entertained. Pancakes were different from what I expected. They were kind of like a pie crust that you put toppings on. They were alright. Not hot. The boat ride was very nice. Went... More 

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Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
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62 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

This boat trip is mainly for parents with kids of about 2-12 who like Dutch style pancakes. The trip takes 75 minutes and after everybody had their first round it's all you can eat. They have 3 types of pancakes natural, with apples and with bacon. There's a lot of extra stuff that can be added like sweets, fruits and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

Best value for price. The pancakes were delicious with lot's of topics to choose. All trip takes about 1:30 h. It is a good time for lunch or dinner. There is bubble pool-room for children. Drinks are not included in the price, but they are quite cheap. Notice: there isn"t any excursion and talking about history or city.

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Weimar, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Loved the pancakes! So many choices on toppings! Absolutely loved it! Theres a room to go below filled with plastic balls. a pool of plastic balls. unfortunately we sat right next to it so we left the boat with a head ache.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is essentially a floating restaurant. They take you around the bay, but I didn't read closely enough to see that it wasn't a tour (no facts given about what you were seeing, etc.), which was disappointing to me and the party we were traveling with. On the upside, the food was good, the kids had fun and yes, the... More 

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Thank Michelle F
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Whenever we are in Amsterdam the kids rush to the Pannekoekenhuis (pancake house) off Dam Square for a taste of the delicious and famously large Dutch , in what is a very homey and cozy little place. The Pancake Boat, put that experience on steroids with all-you-can-eat pancakes and myriad toppings, and generally an ongoing party atmosphere as the city... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My boyfriend and I used our gold Holland Pass here and did NOT regret it at all. It is recommended that you make a reservation before going in case it is full. The staffs were really friendly and would come by to ask if everything was OK with us. We may not have the best pancake in town but for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

We took this boat in Amsterdam . My girl was nearly 11, so she did not enjoy so much. This is a super activity for family's with children under 9 years. Pancakes with everything you want to put on. A little it noisy, but the kids had fun. It is a good tips to do the reservation on internet. It... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend had the holland pass and as part of this we could use it in the pancake boat. The day before we went to go and pre book tickets so got a 10 minute ferry over however this was a total waste of time as there was no booking office. So the day of our Intended travel... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

We took the two and a half hour trip, thinking we'd be able to eat a good number of pancakes, but they took the pancakes away after just over an hour - in that time I only got to eat two! (Admittedly there was ice cream afterwards but I wanted pancakes so didn't bother with that.) We both had food... More 

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