Das Dutchman Essenhaus

240 US Highway 20 Middlebury

Contact Information

574-825-9471
Discover Indiana’s largest family restaurant where family-style, buffet and menu dining options are each prepared using authentic family recipes. Savor traditional Amish-style cooking at its finest – crisp broasted chicken, real mashed potatoes with rich homemade gravy, bread dressing, tossed salad with specialty dressings and made-from-scratch pie! Das Dutchman Essenhaus, our family serving yours since 1971.
  • Conference/Meeting Rooms
  • Motor-Coach Parking
  • Group Friendly
  • Bakery
  • Banquet Facility
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Family Style Meals
  • Gift Certificates Available
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Take Out
  • Cancellation Policy
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Great chicken, lousy sides

3 Reviewed 07-07-20

Went here on a recommendation of a friend. We both had the "broasted" chicken lunch special and loved the juicy, fried chicken but the sides that came with it were industrial and bland. Pasty... Read More


The Best Food

5 Reviewed 06-30-20

They have the best food and the shoo fly pie is an out of this world experience. Please make sure to try it. That was not our first time there either. My husband loves their meatloaf and roast... Read More


Best Meal this Illinois gal got during shutdown...

5 Reviewed 06-29-20

While traveling from Illinois to check out Shipshewana, we stopped here for the shops and most of all, food!! Not understanding the menu/buffet difference we did order by menu, and as it had been a... Read More

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