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The Dutch Pancake House

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$$ - $$$
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L.G. Smith Blvd 9 | Rennaisance Marketplace, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583 7180
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This hot spot is on the money for a quick breakfast with Dutch pancakes with different fixings they are light and delicious more like a crepe. If you are in the area definitely check this place out.

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Thank Marie F
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This restaurant was such a treat for us. Everything that you read about this restaurant is absolutely true. We had never heard of Dutch pancakes before but once I read up on things to see in do in Aruba this was a must. I believe we ate there three days out of the five days that we were on the... More 

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Thank Maureen K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Was a short walk from our hotel was worth it. Staff was fast and friendly prices weren't gouged like on the strip.

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Thank danny c
Irving, Texas
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have been visiting this place the last few mornings since we are at the hotel close by. Their menu has a great variety but breakfast has been such a pleasure. Nice portions, warm food, and the service was great. I wish they would have a place like where I live.

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Thank Marie O
Jackson, Mississippi
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We ate here three out of five days for brunch. We loved it, especially since it was walking distance from the Renaissance.

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Thank KMWilliams2015
Vineland, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had our usual breakfast here. Was a bit disappointed though. Wanted to try their Dutch Pancake with lox & capers, but it was only for lunch and/or dinner. Kinda surprised since that's breakfast food. My poffertjes were great but my wife's Dutch Pancake was somewhat burned on the bottom. Service was as good as in the past.

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Thank Stu C
Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 414 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I can't begin to tell you how much my mouth was watering for a Dutch pancake when I arrived in Aruba. It turned out I only had one popular option available and I wasn't disappointed. The Dutch Pancake House provided excellent service and a variety of flavored Dutch pancakes. My favorites were the Apple Cinnamon Pancake and the Apple Cinnamon... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This became a favorite restaurant during a recent trip to Aruba. The menu is filled with choices for sweet or savory dutch pancakes. The service was quick and friendly. Definitely recommend this restaurant.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Best meal we've had on Aruba, going back tomorrow for breakfast. Warning: the portions are HUGE, 1 plate easily feeds 2 hungry adults.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very welcoming staff with efficient and professional service. "Pancakes" more like crepes with varied and tasty toppings. A good choice for breakfast.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $16
Cuisine
American, Dutch, European, International
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L.G. Smith Blvd 9 | Rennaisance Marketplace, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 583 7180
Description
In May 2003, The Dutch Pancakehouse opened its doors at the beautiful Renaissance Marketplace,downtown Oranjestad.

This family friendly restaurant is ideal for breakfast, lunch and dinner with your whole family.

The Dutch Pancakehouse offers a wide selection of Dutch pancakes, poffertjes, eggs and other delicious menu items such as special dinner pancakes, schnitzels, and desserts.

Their authentic Dutch pancakes are all handmade and baked with only the best fresh ingredients available on the island. They proudly received Aruba's first 'Best Breakfast in Aruba' award.

The Dutch Pancakehouse crew is looking forward to welcome you and your family in their recently renovated restaurant for a wonderful and unique dining experience.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?