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Mona Lisa

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Kaya Grandi 15, Kralendijk, Bonaire
+599 717-8718
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: HI, the place is on Bonaire, Netherland Antilles, but you have NOT listed...
HI, the place is on Bonaire, Netherland Antilles, but you have NOT listed these island, subsequently I selected Netherlands, which IS NOT CORRECT!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice island food, fresh local fish.

This is a good place to eat on Bonaire. Almost always fresh local fish. I recommend getting their signature fish soup.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
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New York City, New York
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This was our third visit to Mona Lisa and we have been pleased every time. We called ahead for a table outside (if it were not available we would have chosen another night). We have had the same server each time (Monique – I think she handles all the outdoor tables and she's been there a long time). She has... More 

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Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We saw that Mona Lisa was generally busy so we decided to give it a try. When we sat down, our waitress brought us our menus and we placed our drink order. As soon as we opened our dinner menus, we were appalled to see the prices. Every restaurant that we had been to so far had reasonable prices but... More 

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New York City, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This is a good place to eat on Bonaire. Almost always fresh local fish. I recommend getting their signature fish soup.

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Bermuda
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I have been to several restaurants on the island and was very impressed by the food at this place. Had the schnitzel which was 9/10 in my book (and I have have been to Austria and Germany several times where they know how to do this dish, so that says something). Beware that the price point for this place is... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I liked everything, the waters/waitresses were ever so kind, the food was good, lovely little restaurant.

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boulder co
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Mona Lisa has been here for decades (and strangely enough, the menu appears unchanged). We didn't even intend to dine here, but found our first choice closed and the specials board lured us in. There are only 2-3 tables outside, though the entire place is more or less open to the street. Inside, it is a bit dark with low... More 

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California City, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We went to this restuarant base on the reviews. The catch of the day was wahoo and tuna. We decided to go with the tuna. The tuna wasn't bad, but wasn't really good either. I'm no chef, but the tuna was about two inches thick. It may have been better if wasnt so thick. I would try this restaurant again... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Excellent food. Good service and helpful wait staff. A cut above some of the other restaurants we visited. More vegetarian options would have made it even better!

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Richmond, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I had the fresh caught Tuna when I went with my family and my parents had the Wahoo, it was so fresh and great tasting that we barely spoke and just ate. I also suggest getting their scalloped potatoes they were to die for!

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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Only thing this place lacks is an ocean view. Terrific service, high quality and variety of excellent meals. I had the filet in green pepper sauce. Might have been best filet I've ever eaten!

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Address: Kaya Grandi 15, Kralendijk, Bonaire
Phone Number: +599 717-8718
Location: Caribbean  >  Bonaire  >  Kralendijk
Cuisine: International

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  • Address: Kaya Grandi 15, Kralendijk, Bonaire
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bonaire  >  Kralendijk
  • Phone Number: +599 717-8718

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International

Description

HI, the place is on Bonaire, Netherland Antilles, but you have NOT listed these island, subsequently I selected Netherlands, which IS NOT CORRECT!

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