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The Dutch Pancakehouse

LG Smith Blvd 9 | Rennaisance Marketplace, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583 7180
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (42 reviews)
“pancakes” (677 reviews)
“poffertjes” (162 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Dutch, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
LG Smith Blvd 9 | Rennaisance Marketplace, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Great service, lovely local beer and amazing pancakes. Can recommend strawberry fields, blueberry hill and the brandied raisins pancakes - we nee an excuse to come back to Aruba just for a pancake or two 👍🇦🇼

Thank SimonMParry
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We came here to experience dutch pancakes for the first time and we were not disappointed. I was expecting a basic breakfast spot, but this was very much a full luncheon place, Yes, we had pancakes, but they were very filling and savory. The orange...More

Thank StuO639
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here at 9am. We got there right before the rush. The service was good and food was delicious. Pancakes are huge. I could barely finish half. Check out my full review, pictures and additional places to eat in Aruba at TravelDiariesofaYoungMom.com

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Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

We came upon this place at the recommendation of our cab driver. We had only a brief wait, but there was always a line of people waiting to be seated the entire time we were there - that's how good this place was. We ordered...More

Thank Chuck-Maria T
Reviewed June 21, 2017

There were other, less expensive places that served the thin, dutch style pancaked (more like crepes), but we had heard so much about it that we decided to try it. Fortunately, we were there at an unusually slow time so we didn't have to wait...More

Thank sunlovingfamily
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Wanted to try the Dutch Pancake House - if you like embellished crepes - it's for you! Tried it once and that's enough. They were good but not great! Tourist trap! Personally prefer American pancakes. But go and try it like me- $$$ expensive breakfast...More

Thank JuliaAnn1014
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

So they are huge crepe like pancakes. You can sit outside on the patio and the service is fast. I got the fruit medley and my fiancé got the Brie and ham w/ candied nuts. Then we shared so so good!!!

Thank kim a
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Had a few medioca meals at a hefty price. This was very reasonable and very filling. Service was great and they guided us in ordering the mini pancakes so we would not be starving as they are like a breakfast appetizer. So good.

Thank John B
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Great prices and even better food! The coffee was strong and tbe pancakes were delicious. Service was quick and friendly.

Thank Deborah1003
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for years and the restaurant consistently provides friendly service with delicious food.

Thank TheBird83
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January 7, 2018|
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Response from pete24hopewell | Reviewed this property |
Maybe $8.00, I don't really remember but well worth it.
December 18, 2017|
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Response from Travelgal608 | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall any, but I was not looking for them.
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I believe so. lots to pick from
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: LG Smith Blvd 9 | Rennaisance Marketplace, Oranjestad, Aruba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  Oranjestad
  • Phone Number: +297 583 7180
  • E-mail
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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