Dutch Cuisine in Aruba

Almost everywhere in Aruba, you'll happen upon a diverse set of places to sit down to a meal. Guests who already have plans to eat Dutch food can't afford to miss the restaurants where this style of cooking is king. Lucky for hungry guests, there's plenty of dining options that have it on the menu.

From the informal attitude beloved by patrons of 7 West to the delicious breakfast, dinner and lunch at Café The Plaza, there's something in store for each traveler and every dining expectation.

Before your trip begins, you can get a taste for this full list of restaurants serving Dutch cuisine awaiting Aruba's guests. For each restaurant, you can click its name to discover the details about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill

Palm Beach | (297) 586-2233

Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill

Located toward the southwestern outskirts of Palm Beach, Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill is a good choice for guests thinking about spending some time visiting this town and its surroundings. Make the trip here to Palm Beach when you have a strong hankering for sandwiches. Go and sip on any of the 25 cocktails, and savor those Bugaloe Fries. However, don't just enjoy the surf n turf, but also a game of beach volleyball or a relaxing stroll down the shoreline when you visit Bugaloe.

Linda's Pancakes & Pizza's

Noord | (297) 586-3378

Linda's Pancakes & Pizza's is located along the western outskirts of Noord. While more generally known for Dutch-inspired cuisine, this place likes to suggest its pancakes and pizza. Serving gluten free options as well as your choice of toppings on their pancakes or pizzas, your food will be prepared just the way you like it at Linda's. Also check out their souvenirs.

7 West

Downtown Oranjestad | (297) 588-9983


7 West can be found in downtown Oranjestad, in the heart of Oranjestad. The fresh taste of fish and Dutch style eats are made for each other at this well-liked restaurant. The menu is diverse, but you can be sure you'll always find something to make your mouth water. Typical offerings are continental favorites with a local twist, making each meal unlike anything you've ever tasted before.

Bingo! Cafe And Restaurant

Noord | (297) 586-2818

Bingo! Cafe And Restaurant is located toward the western outskirts of Noord. If you have a taste to combine Dutch food with Caribbean panache, this restaurant is selling both.

Tulip Restaurant

Eagle Beach | (297) 587-0110

Tulip Restaurant, on the premises of Mvc Eagle Beach, can be found close to Noord; it's approximately a mile and a half (approximately two and a half kilometers) to the south-southwest of Palm Beach. Happily identified by tourists as a casual style of restaurant, it's convenient, plus great for quicker, quality meals. Tulips has a snack menu featuring chicken tenders or soup of the day if you're in the mood for something light. They serve a dutch menu with frikandel, minced meat sausage on a bun. They also have a selection of grilled entrees. Keshi Yena, Fried rice with sate, and Beef Carpaccio are their top selling items.

Dutch Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
7 West Downtown Oranjestad Caribbean, Continental, Dutch (297) 588-9983
Bingo! Cafe And Restaurant 0.3 mi. West of Central Noord Caribbean, Dutch, International (297) 586-2818
Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill 1.1 mi. West of Central Noord Dutch, International (297) 586-2233
Cafe Rembrandt 0.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord American, Dutch, International (297) 586-4747
Café The Plaza Downtown Oranjestad Dutch, International (297) 583-8826
Eetcafé The Paddock Downtown Oranjestad Dutch, International (297) 583-2334
Lekker Bar & Restaurant 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord Chinese, Dutch (297) 586-2770
Linda's Pancakes & Pizza's 0.4 mi. West of Central Noord Dutch (297) 586-3378
Pannekoekhuis Downtown Oranjestad Aruban, Dutch (297) 583-7180
Tulip Restaurant 2.0 mi. South West of Central Noord Caribbean, Dutch, International (297) 587-0110

Similar Food

Barefoot Restaurant

If you seek even more options in this same genre, there are more options from this same flavor palette at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Barefoot Restaurant (297) 588-9824 Aruban 0.9 mi. Southeast of Downtown Oranjestad
Urataka Center Best Pizza (297) 585-5212 Italian Macurima, Central Aruba
La Creperie de Paseo (297) 586-3200 French 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Scala Restaurant (297) 586-2277 Mediterranean 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Segafredo Zanetti Espresso (297) 586-7483 Italian 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Noord
Gianni's Restaurant -- Italian 0.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Arubaville (297) 582-0157 Aruban 2.7 mi. Southeast of Central Oranjestad
Ike's Bistro (297) 582-3444 Mediterranean 2.0 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad
The Old Fisherman (297) 583-4768 Aruban Downtown Oranjestad
Que Pasa Bar Restaurant Art Gallery (297) 583-4888 Aruban Downtown Oranjestad

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best dining options in Aruba are those you find suddenly while walking the streets near your hotel. However, including the names of a couple of dining options on the list, is encouraged even for flexible travelers. To discover much more concerning the kinds of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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