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Yaya Cocina de Autor

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Andres Julio Aybar #16 | Piantini, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
+1 809 6218014
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: It is open since the 22nd of November 2011. Large Restaurant for dinner...
It is open since the 22nd of November 2011. Large Restaurant for dinner, large groups, special rooms for celebrations.
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Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 13
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Yaya is closed. This review is for Marconi, a new restaurant at #16 Andres Julio Aybar and it is fabulous

Ristorante Marconi is a new restaurant, same address, same phone number as a restaurant called Yaya Cocina de Autor which no longer exists. Marconi is Italian and it is stunningly delicious. Not cheap. I had pupulo (octopus) grilled with potatoes and mayonnaise and it was the best I've ever had... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 30, 2013
LCB108
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NYC
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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18 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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NYC
Top Contributor
146 reviews 146 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Ristorante Marconi is a new restaurant, same address, same phone number as a restaurant called Yaya Cocina de Autor which no longer exists. Marconi is Italian and it is stunningly delicious. Not cheap. I had pupulo (octopus) grilled with potatoes and mayonnaise and it was the best I've ever had -- I always get octopus when it is on the... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

This restaurant was far from our hotel, in the Piantisni section. It took a while for the taxi driver to find it, but the drive was worth it. The food was creative, and well prepared and delicious. Portions were good as was the service. The chef was attentive to the guests, as was the rest of the wait staff. Very... More 

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santo domingo
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

I really miss the restaurant that used to be in its place (I don't remenber the name),now it is a place located in the most exclusive area of the city where you can have from any point the sight of dirt and rubbish (I even took pictures because the friend that recommended me couldn't believe it) and a terrible service... More 

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Luis F, Owner at Yaya Cocina de Autor, responded to this review

We apologize for not meeting your expectations; please give us another opportunity to blow you away as most of our customers are. We have seriously taken actions to improve our service and to pay special attention to details. Thank you for your feedback, we believe that listening and learning about our clients is the only way to improve. We are... More 

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2011

excelent place ,lovely terrace nice ambient !! and the food just superb , host and manager Luis Fitch makes this expierence even better with his knoledge and recomendations!!!!! At last a good choice to treat your selve with a gastronomic feast at a just price.... Highly recomendable!!!!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Andres Julio Aybar #16 | Piantini, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Santo Domingo Province  >  Santo Domingo
  • Phone Number: +1 809 6218014

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
  • Cuisine: Caribbean

Description

It is open since the 22nd of November 2011. Large Restaurant for dinner, large groups, special rooms for celebrations.

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