Das Dutchman Essenhaus


Nestled in the heart of Amish country in Northern Indiana, you’ll find a pleasant surprise…Das Dutchman Essenhaus.

Essenhaus is just 30 minutes from South Bend or 6 miles south of the I80/90 Toll Road and features authentic generations old family recipes, a home-style bakery filled with fresh from the oven baked treats, shops offering great gift items, a charming and cozy inn, live entertainment year round in their theater, outdoor recreation and so much more.

There are 3 options for dining…buffet style, family style or from the menu. The Bakery offers a variety of delicious baked treats including breads, rolls, cakes and over thirty varieties of pie. The Essenhaus Village Shops feature 6 trendy shops filled with treasures galore located in authentic farm out-buildings. From apparel to accessories, home décor, quilts, jewelry, collectibles, gifts and so much more, The Village Shops have something for everyone.

Das Dutchman Essenhaus’ park-like setting is a great place to unwind…whether it’s the simple pleasure of a horse-drawn carriage ride, a round of miniature golf, bike rental or walking to the gorgeous quilt garden.

Enjoy live entertainment year round with stage productions and concerts at Essenhaus Heritage Hall. Lodging, dinner and show packages are now available! Heritage Hall Reserved Seating Chart

If you’re looking to extend your stay at the Essenhaus, there is no better way than at the Inn and Conference Center. From the gorgeous lobby and seating area with fireplace, to the atrium with an old school house replica, to the 300 seat upscale conference center, pool, hot tub and exercise center, to a breakfast area where a complimentary hot breakfast is served daily, attention to detail is of utmost importance.

A pleasant surprise in the county, Das Dutchman Essenhaus; visit soon!!

Breakfast 6am – 11am, Dinner 11am - 8pm, Fri & Sat Open 'til 9pm

Mon - Thur 6am - 8pm, Fri & Sat Open 'til 9pm


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