History of Dutchman's Seafood House

Paul Van Beurden and family arriving in USA from their native Netherland, 1957 Our family emigrated from The Netherlands to Fresno in 1957, Mom and Dad brought with them nine children, the family had lots of mouths to feed. That is one reasonwhy we are in the restaurant business! Mom and Dad taught us the values of a strong work ethic and the will to succeed as we helped to support the family. We startedin the restaurant business in 1964 in the Yosemite Valley, then moved here to the coast in 1968. Our Family has been part of the local restaurant scene for many years.

Our goal is to provide you with friendly service and quality home cooked meals in a relaxing family friendly atmosphere, we strive to treat every guest of Dutchman'sSeafood House as part of our family.

- Paul Van Beurden, owner/operator
(I'm the little one at the end)

Our Menus

We own & operate our own dock ensuring the Freshest Fish for our Customers!



Chowder Toppings: 2 Oz. Lump Crab $4, 2 Oz. Shrimp $3, Shrimp and Crab $6


Fish & Seafood

Crispy Good

Crispy Good Plates Include Fries and Coleslaw. Substitutions for Fries: Bistro Garlic Fries $1.50, Onion Rings $2, House Salad $2.99

Sandwiches & Tacos

Burger Additions: Avocado $1, Cheese $1, Bacon $1, Onion Strings$1, Fried Egg $1, Extra Patty $3; Substitutions for Fries: - Bistro Garlic Fries $1.50, Onion Rings $2, Green Salad $2.99

Sides / Extras



MADE WITH REAL BUTTER AND SMOKED BACON! Chowder Toppings: 2 Oz. Lump Crab $4, 2 Oz. Shrimp $3, Shrimp and Crab $6


Sandwiches & Tacos

Substitutions for Fries: Bistro Garlic Fries $1.50, Onion Rings $2, Green Salad $2.99; Burger Additions: Avocado $1, Cheese $1, Bacon $1, Onion Strings 1, Fried Egg $1, Extra Patty $3

Crispy Good

Crispy Good Plates Include Fries and Coleslaw. Substitutions for Fries: Bistro Garlic Fries $1.50, Onion Rings $2, House Salad $2.99


All entrees served with a side salad or cup of chowder. Sub: Sautéed Veggies for Coleslaw $1



Happy Hour 3-6pm 7 Days a Week Beers on Tap Wine List Full Bar


September 9, 2017
Avocado & Margarita Festival
One Day only! Saturday September 9th from 10am to 7pm. Sample guacamole til you see green and quench your thirst with margaritas!!! For Event Schedule, CLICK HERE Join us for food, drink, live music, art & crafts, specialty vendors, and fun in beautiful Morro Bay on the Embarcadero!
(805) 772-4467

October 7, 2017
Harbor Festival Centered at the main fishing piers and waterfront area. Wine and seafood faire, arts & crafts and live entertainment.
Morro Bay Harbor Festival
(805) 772-1155 10am-6pm

November 5, 2017
Morro Bay Triathlon
Olympic: 1.5 mi swim, 40K bike, 10K run
Sprint: 750 meter swim, 20.5K bike, 5.4K run

November 22 - December 4, 2017
Tall Ship Lady Washington in Morro Bay
The Tall Ship Lady Washington will visit the harbor in Morro Bay. This year, Morro Bay is equally excited because the gift of their visit comes in the midst of the holiday season. There are public tours during the week and Adventure Sails on Saturday & Sunday!
Morro Bay
(805) 772-9463

December 2, 2017
Lighted Boat Parade
Local boats, of all sizes, decorate with lights for the holiday season and cruise the harbor at 6:30pm.
Morro Bay Chamber of Commerce
(805) 801-5911

Dutchmans' Seafood House VIRTUAL TOUR


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nancy w.
San Luis Obispo, CA

What a beatiful day to be on the water. I was taken out for lunch by dear friends at the Flying Dutchman. We were greeted as we walked in and our name was put on wait list for a table. We waited in bar having something to drink. short wait. ...

May 12, 2018
Jefferson City, MO

I have left three phone messages even had someone drive 6 hours to see management Paul in which he wasnt there. Told to call. Have also left email and contact messages none received back. I’m coming from 30 hours away and would at least like to know if they can accommodate 20 ...

May 10, 2018
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K J.
Solvang, CA

Love this local restaurant. Fish & chips are super yummy (get the garlic fries)!! Fast and friendly service. Grab a table by the window at sunset with a nice cold beer

May 5, 2018
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John S.
Fresno, CA

Local catch of the day. Rock fish with a lemon spicy sauce over pilaf. Cooked perfectly. Hit the spot!

Apr 29, 2018
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Bethany W.
Richland, MO

Yum! Fish & Chips are great. Nice atmosphere. Overall a nice place on the water, fantastic!

Apr 28, 2018
Morro Bay, CA

Every year... we come for their fabulous fish n chips, and Bloody Mary!!!! Love it here.

Apr 24, 2018
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Nadine A.
Porter Ranch

Food was amazing and the customer service was impeccable!!  Definitely add this place to your list if in Morro Bay!!!

Apr 20, 2018
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Ray A.
San Francisco, CA

Service was excellent by Tracy and two other young guys on April 20th.  We arrived for dinner and the beautiful sunset.  We took advantage of the $20.00 bottle of Cab that was pretty good (not the best quality but it was great for our dinner.   We ordered the oysters in the ...

Apr 19, 2018
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Frank W.
Pasadena, CA

Great place with a nice view, right on the water. The food was great. Our waiter was attentive and kind, always checking on us, making sure all was good. 5 stars!

Apr 19, 2018
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Dorcee S.
La Mirada, CA

Came in for a late lunch on a cool afternoon with our friend from Dallas, who wanted fresh fish.  We had our small dog with us, so sat out on the glass enclosed patio with the killer view of "The Rock".  The patio has heaters, but one of the two ...

Apr 4, 2018

701 Embarcadero, in Dutchman's Landing at the foot of Pacific
Morro Bay, CA 93401
Directions | (805) 772-2269

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