During your visit to Aruba, you'll be able to sample a plentiful supply of restaurant gems preparing local ingredients. Those who adore Dutch cuisine particularly won't want to miss the various establishments serving this favorite. And luckily, guests will have access to quite a broad selection of dining options that have it on the menu.
With plenty of variety, from the very casual backdrop at Linda's Pancakes & Pizza's to the delicious breakfast, dinner and lunch at Tulip Caribbean Brasserie, you're sure to locate a menu item worth fighting over.
Below, pursue the numerous Dutch establishments available. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to get further details about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.
Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill is located toward the southwestern outskirts of Palm Beach, near Noord. Looking for sandwiches within the Dutch food genre? Even if it's outside your norm, you should think of this place as the one thing you both agree on. <p>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.</p>
Café The Plaza, which is on the premises of, is located within downtown Oranjestad, toward the center of Oranjestad. Since this is a casual style of restaurant, it's convenient, plus great for quicker, quality meals. <p>The Cafe is a great place to relax for a while and take a break from all your tourist jaunts. Whether you want something cold to drink with a snack or are looking for a little more substantial fare with a full meal, this is the place to go. There are plenty of daily specials to choose from, so be adventurous.</p>
Linda's Pancakes & Pizza's is located toward the western outskirts of Noord. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its Dutch cuisine and pancakes, but it's also fawned-over for another favorite, pizza. <p>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.</p>
Eetcafé The Paddock is located within downtown Oranjestad, in the heart of Oranjestad. If all you need is good company, a nice setting, and to be grabbing a good plate of Dutch fare, stop by this place where the service and style is very relaxed. <p>A dutch restaurant, they serve mostly chicken entrees and sandwiches. They do have wiener schnitzel and dutch pea soup. They have a limited selection of wine, but a full bar and some happy hour specials. IF you are really are looking for a feast though, wait for Wednesdays and Saturdays when they have an "all you can eat" rib special.</p>
Tulip Caribbean Brasserie, a part of Mvc Eagle Beach, is located in the general vicinity of Noord; it is 1.7 miles to the south-southwest of Palm Beach. When your family is in need of a tasty selection of Dutch eats without a big to-do, this casual, breezy restaurant is a pretty good choice. <p>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.</p>
|7 West||Downtown Oranjestad||Caribbean, Continental, Dutch||(297) 588-9983|
|Bingo! Cafe And Restaurant||Noord, 3.4 mi. North of Central Oranjestad||Caribbean, Dutch, International||(297) 586-2818|
|Bugaloe Beach Bar & Grill||Palm Beach, 3.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Oranjestad||Dutch, International||(297) 586-2233|
|Cafe Rembrandt||Palm Beach, 3.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Oranjestad||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|
|Sabana Lider, 2.9 mi. North of Central Oranjestad||Chinese, Dutch||(297) 586-2770|
|Linda's Pancakes & Pizza's||Noord, 3.4 mi. North of Central Oranjestad||Dutch||(297) 586-3378|
|Pannekoekhuis||Downtown Oranjestad||Aruban, Dutch||(297) 583-7180|
|Tulip Caribbean Brasserie||Eagle Beach, 3.0 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad||Caribbean, Dutch, International||(297) 587-0110|
If your preferences are flexible, there are other categories to tackle, including places like the following:
|La Creperie de Paseo||(297) 586-3200||French||Palm Beach, 4.1 mi. North of Central Oranjestad|
|Urataka Center Best Pizza||(297) 585-5212||Italian||Macurima, 3.5 mi. East of Central Oranjestad|
|Le Petit Cafe||(297) 586-4046||Italian||Palm Beach, 4.0 mi. North of Central Oranjestad|
|The Old Cunucu House Restaurant||(297) 586-1666||Aruban||Palm Beach, 3.6 mi. North of Central Oranjestad|
|Cafe Maryli||(297) 583-1889||Aruban||0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad|
|Salt & Pepper||(297) 586-3280||Portuguese||Palm Beach, 3.8 mi. North of Central Oranjestad|
|Yemanja Woodfired Grill||(297) 588-4711||Mediterranean||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Peanuts||(297) 583-4343||Aruban||0.4 mi. North of Downtown Oranjestad|
|Pizza Bob's Restaurant & Pub||(297) 588-9040||Italian||Manchebo, 2.8 mi. Northwest of Central Oranjestad|
|The Old Fisherman||(297) 583-4768||Aruban||Downtown Oranjestad|
You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best culinary offerings in Aruba are those you wind up near unexpectedly while walking around during the day. But, keeping at least a few tasty-sounding cafes and bars on the list, is better than leaving everything to the last minute. To discover more details regarding the dining options available to you, check out this page.
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