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Dutch Mothers Family Restaurant

405 Front St, Lynden, WA 98264-1913
+1 360-354-2174
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (18 reviews)
“pie” (14 reviews)
“meatball soup” (3 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 16:00 Hours
American, Dutch, European
££ - £££
405 Front St, Lynden, WA 98264-1913
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Took the family there for a great american breakfast. Americans make the best breakfast, if you haven't gone to the states for breakfast, make a point of it. They do it right. This place fits that, the food was good. One major caveat...prepare for sticker...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

You must have to be a local to get good service. After saying we had driven there for the raspberry pie, and being assured it was available, we ordered a salad first. It was mediocre. Then we overheard the server giving the last piece of...More

1  Thank Umustgo
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

I have been hearing good things about Dutch Mothers for years, but had not been until yesterday when I attended a group lunch with some car fanciers from near and far. So to be fair, I did not order off the menu. But what I...More

1  Thank UnrepentantFoodie
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We stopped in for lunch. This place is huge and full of Dutch artifacts which are fun to wander around looking at. We felt like we were in a museum with attached restaurant. Staff were excellent and the food very good. My wife had the...More

Thank HolidayGuy
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I loved this local restaurant with its dutch flair and some food items that are distinctly dutch (croquettes, pannekoeken). They have amazing pies as well, and the portion sizes are very large so do not be afraid to share.

Thank Minne B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

It lends itself to the Dutch theme of the town. Can be crowded at times. Seems to be fewer locals than I remember in the past.

Thank sharont666
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Stopped in for a simple grilled cheese sandwich & pie. Both were very good. Always can count on have a great meal when I stop by there.

Thank Martha1105
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Lynden was a great place to raise our kids. Lived here 16 years. On our way to Cedar Springs Retreat Center for a get away weekend and stopped at Dutch Mothers for early lunch/late breakfast. I had the Fish and Chips. It came with coleslaw...More

Thank BeckyBebe
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Ate breakfast there during our stay. It is a Dutch style restaurant that has authentic Dutch cuisine as well as US types. The portions are very large and extremely tasty. Highly recommended and would definitely attend again! One breakfast could easily last for the entire...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We often stop here, we are never disappointed. There is such a wide selection to choose from. They always have great coffee, and lots of it. The prices are goood too, after all they make everything from scratch. Always look forward to going back.

Thank LANA M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
American, Dutch, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 Front St, Lynden, WA 98264-1913
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Lynden
  • Phone Number: +1 360-354-2174
Family friendly, serving good, old-fashioned homestyle cooking, plus some delicious old world specialties.Some of our claims to fame:- Voted "Best Breakfast" in Lynden- Won "Best Pie" in America- Large Portions of good home cooking- We CATER! (on site, or at your location)- Nearly thirty years of cooking breakfast, lunch and dinner for LyndenBefore or after your meal, browse our gift shop and Dutch market, explore downtown Lynden, visit the Lynden Pioneer Musuem and the Jansen Art Center.
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