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Yao Asian Cuisine

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Calle Carlos Sanchez y Sanchez #32 casi esquina Avenida Lope de Vega, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
809.472.2011
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night

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  • 58
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Average

It nothing so special to recommend but it's ok. The price is ok. As a chineese food lover, i didn't like fried wanton. The rest is ok. They should add more chineese desserts. The dessert menu has not a good variety.

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 30, 2014
CeciliaCamilli
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Roma
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Roma
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

It nothing so special to recommend but it's ok. The price is ok. As a chineese food lover, i didn't like fried wanton. The rest is ok. They should add more chineese desserts. The dessert menu has not a good variety.

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Santo Domingo Province, Dominican Republic
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

Very expensive. Gross lukewarm sushi. Also had tempura shrimp that was a weird texture. Not good at all. Waste of money.

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Santo Domingo Province, Dominican Republic
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Last week I ordered food with their delivery service, and honestly it was the WORST experience and service I had ever received from a restaurant. After waiting exactly 1 hour and 32 min and numerous calls complaining and attempting to cancel the order, the customer service just gave me a vague excuse and didn’t offer any solution to their HUGE... More 

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

visited monday october 6th was in the mood for sushi and have visited here before but it has fallen tremendously in service. was seated and given out menus and then the waitress disappeared. still no menus in English nor is the drink menu descriptive in any way. it just says the name of the cocktail and expects you to guess... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

I live in the US. When I went down there I tried this place. Best asian food I ever had. Super clean restaurant and excellent service

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Santo Domingo Province, Dominican Republic
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Well, If you can combine: good food + location + atmosphere = Yao Asian Cuisine :) Check it out and you won't regret :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Highly recommend, teriyaki shrimp was beautifully spicy and the sauce was just perfect. Fried ice cream was quite good, and I don't like it normally.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The food at Yao is really tasty, one of the best asian restaurants in Santo Domingo. Truly recommended!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

No need to write a lot of words..just try it :-) I love restaurants like this. I can really recommend to you!

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Barcelona, Spain
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

the service its a lil slow, but i can understand it sometimes cuz its located at a mall.. but the menu isn't that good.. i just order sushi.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Carlos Sanchez y Sanchez #32 casi esquina Avenida Lope de Vega, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Santo Domingo Province  >  Santo Domingo
  • Phone Number: 809.472.2011

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sushi, Asian, Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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