Das Dutchman Essenhaus
15 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4
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Some real down home Amish cook'n going on here. Little distance but worth the trip if you are hungry.
The Essenhaus has an awesome breakfast buffet, and also very good Amish food.
Known for its pies, Indiana's largest restaurant serves homestyle American fare in a folksy setting. Das Dutchman Essenhaus is a unique Amish style restaurant located in Middlebury, Indiana close to Shipshewana in the heart of Amish Country.
Even though Essenhaus is about 30 miles from our lakehouse, it is well worth a day trip. Authentic Amish country cooking, bakery, candy, shopping, and special events.
This restaurant is in Middlebury, a scenic 15 minute drive away (Take CR 22 for the scenic route through Amish country). If Amish style comfort food is your thing, then you may like this. You can order off of the menu, or in the evenings they have a buffet full of fried chicken, noodles and…
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