Dutch Cuisine in Aruba

Almost everywhere in Aruba, expect to be overwhelmed by the diverse set of choices with regards to dining. Guests who already have plans to eat Dutch food should check out the restaurants that always feature it on the menu. In this destination overall, there's quite a broad selection of places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.

With choices such as the informal attitude beloved by patrons of Tulip Caribbean Brasserie to the lovely breakfast, dinner and lunch at Café The Plaza, you may very well stumble upon something that suits your taste - and budget.

Before your trip begins, you can preview the wide selection of places serving Dutch cuisine throughout Aruba. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to learn more about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill

Palm Beach | (297) 586-2233

Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill

Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill is located toward the southwestern outskirts of Palm Beach, in the vicinity of Noord. You certainly don't want to pass up Palm Beach if you love Dutch food, but especially crave sandwiches.

Bugaloe is situated on a perfect spot within the high rise area, and is a pleasant stroll along the sand from the hotels on Palm Beach to this beautiful spot.

Tulip Caribbean Brasserie

Eagle Beach | (297) 587-0110

Tulip Caribbean Brasserie

Tulip Caribbean Brasserie, which is part of Mvc Eagle Beach, is found near Noord; it's 1.7 miles to the south-southwest of Palm Beach. Looking to enjoy plain delicious Dutch food in a beautiful yet informal location? You'll quite like the relaxing ambiance and service here.

Tulip Caribbean Brasserie 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.

Bingo! Cafe And Restaurant

Noord | (297) 586-2818


Bingo! Cafe And Restaurant is located in the western outskirts of Noord. As an added bonus to Dutch cuisine, this restaurant makes Caribbean inspired cuisine, so it's a excellent option for patrons who want the best of both worlds.

Café The Plaza

Downtown Oranjestad | (297) 583-8826

Café The Plaza, which is part of Seaport Marketplace, is located in downtown Oranjestad, near the heart of Oranjestad. Ready for tempting Dutch eats in an informal, unpretentious location? Check out the relaxing set-up and menu at this café.

This is just a fun place to hang out on the island if you want either a snack or larger meal. They really get hopping on the weekends and offer live music for your dining, date night pleasure.

Linda's Pancakes & Pizza's

Noord | (297) 586-3378

Linda's Pancakes & Pizza's is located in the western outskirts of Noord. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its Dutch food and of course pancakes, but we shouldn't forget they're also fawned-over for another favorite, 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.

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 Caribbean Brasserie 2.0 mi. South West of Central Noord Caribbean, Dutch, International (297) 587-0110
Twist of Flavors Restaurant 2.7 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad Caribbean, Dutch, International (297) 280-2518

Similar Food

Matthew's Beachside Restaurant

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you might like distinctly different, but still related restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Hostaria Da' Vittorio (297) 586-3838 Italian 0.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Cafe Maryli (297) 583-1889 Aruban 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
Matthew's Beachside Restaurant (297) 588-7300 Italian 2.8 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad
Madame Janette (297) 587-0184 European 2.0 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad
G&G Pizza (297) 592-0250 Italian 1.9 mi. West of Central Lagoville
Delifrance (297) 588-6006 French 1.2 mi. Northwest of Downtown Oranjestad
Pizza Now! (297) 586-3600 Italian 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
Ruinas Del Mar (297) 568-1234 ext. 36 Spanish 1.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Noord
Aromi d'Italia Café -- Italian 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Noord
2 Fools And A Bull (297) 586-7177 French 0.5 mi. West of Central Noord

Guests often find that the best cuisines in Aruba are the ones that you didn't think you'd ever wander into during your exploration of different cities. Then again, it doesn't hurt to make a list of specific places to try. To read even more about the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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