Dutch-Canadian Businesses (Ottawa area)

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Bakker’s General Store and European Deli
Manotick Station

We specialize in European imports, primarily from Holland, Poland, Russia, Belgium and Switzerland. We carry fine products such as Dutch licorice, Gouda cheese, Polish sausages, and Indonesian spices. If you are looking for fine meats, cheeses, jams, chocolates, fish and other tasty things you cannot normally find, drop by and you will be pleasantly surprised. www.thirdworldbazaar.ca/generalstore

Dutch Groceries and Imports (updated March 2017)
1400 Clyde Ave. Ottawa
(613) 226-1002

Dutch cheese, meat and various goodies, books, calendars, CDs and DVDs, Vacuvin stuff, Droste, Delft Blue ceramics, even the lola dishwash brush and more. Owners José and Henk van Zijl run a modern Dutch store and also carry a selection Royal Leerdam Crystal and silverware from Royal Zilverstad in Schoonhoven. Around Sinterklaas, you can find the largest selection of chocolade letters in the region: hollandinottawa@rogers.com

(819) 827-6662

Order your photo greeting cards at wimfoto@live.com. Wim also has a selection of Dutch photos. See his cards at Dutch Groceries in Ottawa.

World of Maps
(Updated March 2017)
1191 Wellington St., Ottawa

Need a map? Resist the impulse purchase at Loblaw’s or Chapters. World of Maps specializes in maps, travel guides and globes. It’s a “candy shop” for cartographers, but also a great place for the average Jan to browse.


Uniglobe CBO Travel (updated March 2017)

Frida Kolster-Berry provides experienced travel services in Dutch and English and has been a rock for many Dutch, including the embassy: Frida@uniglobecbo.com

Uniglobe CBO Travel, 75 Albert St. Suite 401 Ottawa, On. K1P 5E7 Ph: 613-789-7800 ext. 511

Boom Pictures
Paul van den Boom’s documentary film Across the Atlantic traces the experience of the Dutch who came to Canada as part of a large post-World War II migration.

Kutz Hairstudio
Place St. George, 160 George St., Ottawa

Ask for Marcel.

Nangor Resort
359 Nangor Trail, Westmeath, Ont.

Beaches, cabins, restaurant, 270 acres of wooded land, swimming and snowmobiling, ice fishing and campfires on the Ottawa River. Off Hwy. 17, just south of Pembroke. Barbara, Danny and their two children Lise and Sara are waiting for you.

PC Medics

Home service for computer hardware and software installation and repair, virus removal. “No cure no pay.” Alexander Beeftink stays until it works.

Ineke Hardy – Translation Services

Certified Translator:  Dutch to English, English to Dutch, German to English, French to English