We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Dutch Pancake House

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
L.G. Smith Blvd 9 | Rennaisance Marketplace, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583 7180
Website
Today
08:00 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

1,376 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,249: English reviews
Columbus, Ohio
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ate here for breakfast our last morning in Aruba. Traditional breakfasts here, eggs, meat, potatoes, etc. We both got their "Seaport" breakfast, which also included a half dozen mini-dutch pancakes. Excellent! Plenty of patio seating and no wait. Service was good and the price was fair, for Aruba. Oddly enough, the coffee was the only thing lacking in this breakfast... More 

Helpful?
Thank Melinda R
Norfolk, Virginia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We wanted to venture off our resort and have something different from all of the American style meals. Found this place on trip advisor and gave it a try. Had the blueberry pancakes and the banana walnut honey pancakes. Both were delicious and huge! Could probably just get one and share. If you want something different with some Dutch flavor,... More 

Helpful?
Thank melisski
Lexington, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have been going to Aruba for a few years now and never visited this restaurant until January 5, 2017 to have a birthday breakfast celebration for my mom. The pancakes are delicious and worth the wait so be prepared to wait in line as this restaurant is first come first serve and is always busy. Mom and I split the... More 

Helpful?
Thank albrazil
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The savory pancakes were a hit. Tender and full of flavor, while they don't come with sides the pancakes themselves are very filling. Delicious orange juice and a friendly staff!

Helpful?
Thank Jennifer W
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Level Contributor
3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The breakfast was terrible. The eggs had some sort of stringy substance in them, the bacon was more like bacon crumbles. The toast was cold and hard and I didn't even dare to try the silver dollar pancakes after the birds ate off of them. It took 20 minutes to get this breakfast and the place was not crowded. This... More 

Helpful?
Thank Greg H
Potomac, MD
Level Contributor
101 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We ate dinner here in January 2017. We ordered grouper and chicken schnitzel. They were accompanied by potatoes, salad, and melon slices. The portions were large, and the schnitzels were tastier than Madame Jeannette's. Our Dutch waitress was very attentive and helpful. $41 for two entrées, excluding drinks, tax, and service charge. We compared this experience with Madame Jeanette's, which... More 

Helpful?
Thank treking
new jersey
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited during Presidents' Day week. We went at dinner time and half the tables were full. We sat down and ordered and it took 45 mins to get our food . Another couple had sat down after us was served before us and were finished before we even got our food . I finally said something to the server and... More 

Helpful?
Thank nicola28
Needham, Massachusetts, United States
Level Contributor
68 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We come here every year for the past 7 years. Amazing. Kind staff and the most delicious savory crepes. Must go.

Helpful?
Thank Christine M
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Hands down the best tasting breakfast we had in Aruba. Reasonable prices for what you get also. Highly recommended.

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, was hard to find on our own in rental car, but worth it. Only downside is it's in town, no ocean breeze so it was kinda warm....

Helpful?
Thank Kurt H

Travellers who viewed The Dutch Pancake House also viewed

 

Been to The Dutch Pancake House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

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
US$5 - US$16
Cuisine
American, Dutch, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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
Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
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.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Dutch Pancake House and other visitors
11 questions
Ask a question
3 months ago
Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
21 days ago
New England
2 months ago

See all questions (11)

Questions? Get answers from The Dutch Pancake House staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?