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La Dolce Vita

Av. Coba N. 87 downtown, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 884 3393
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Ranked #4 of 529 restaurants in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $15 - $35
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Av. Nader
Description: Since 1983 La Dolce Vita has been consistently rated as one of the top restaurants in Cancun, serving fresh sea food and home-made pasta, owned and operated by owners George Savio (founder), his son Tim and Juan J. Casal. Dolce Vita means ¨Sweet Life¨ in Italian and that is how an evening here will make you feel   Our loyal clientele highly recommends the Signature Dish Boquinete Dolce Vita, a local snapper topped with shrimp and mushrooms, baked in puff pastry, and served with lobster sauce. The service is refined and friendly, dinner specials change daily to mach the season. Our diverse wine list from around the world complements your dinner. Private dining for parties of from 20 to 40 is a specialty Open Monday to Saturday from 1:00 pm till 11:30 pm. (Closed on Sundays). Dress code : Casual, no cut off shirtsleeves for gentlemen We have a private parking lot and free valet parking service 
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

This place was wonderful. We got referred by a couple at our hotel and we couldn't have asked for more. They are the only place I found in cancun that had a good selection of wine. The owner comes around to the table and makes sure everything is great. Really makes you feel good. They bring out all kinds of... More

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Northfield, Minnesota, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 NEW

We have eaten here before and love this place! The only negative was last night we had to wait a long time just for some water. Overall, it is a minor thing but when you are extremely thirsty it matters.

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Pontiac, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 NEW

We have been coming to Cancun for over 15 years, have eaten at many wonderful restaurants; have been referred to La Dolce Vita many times.....we finally tried it! We were missing out on a delicious restaurant with a friendly manager, great staff, and the BEST chef around! Our dinner was fantastic and the staff are so attentive and truly WANT... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

Excellent service, always someone there to tend to you. Manager was awesome! Tasty food. Reasonable prices. Simply the best!

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Cancun, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Someone at our hotel recommended la dolce vita and we were surprised when we first walked in. We weren't sure if we were in the right place, as it is very quaint (but clean and nicely set up). Immediately we were impressed with the service. Multiple employees were serving us and were very friendly and pleasant. The manager Juan wAs... More

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Seinajoki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

First when we sat at the table we were served these rehearsal appetizers (Free), after that we got the menus and we started ordering. The strawberry daiquiri was the best I got in our whole trip. Good starter salads, I had pizza and it tasted good as it should in Italian restaurant. After the meal we received free self made... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

The food was delicious and the service was excellent !!! They gave as a vip treatment… we recommend you to go there, we will come back for sure :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We found this great spot last year on vacation and made a point of getting back again. Food is wonderful and staff, ambiance and service could not be better. Prices were very reasonable and I hope to be back again next year!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Went here with my girlfriend while visiting Cancun and was probably the best night because of the dinner and service. You get much more than you pay for in service. A definite must if you are in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Been coming here now for 15 years. A very warm welcome by staff. Sorry that we missed seeing Pedro before he retired in January. Excrllent eine choices snd food was really good. Great ambience and totally enjoyed oyr annual return to celebrate our wedding anniversary ...then big surprise juan came down from the lagoon bistro to greet us all. Feels... More

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