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Dolcemente Pompei

Pez Volador 7, Cancun 77500, Mexico
8494006
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Ranked #143 of 562 restaurants in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Runnells
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Went there because MapChick recommended it. Was a little hard to find. Food was ok. Two of us had appetizers, meals, and desserts, and peach teas. The total for 5 teas was $30. Should have asked if refills were free. Total bill was $85 way too much for the food served. On top of that they tried to overcharge us... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

For a beach town, cancun has vanishingly few places to relax and eat with a lovely view of the sea. Luckily, there is Dolcemente! We stayed next door in Casa Maya, conveniently a 5 second walk across the beach, and loved this place so much we went about 5 times in our two week stay. Food is really reasonably priced... More

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West Midlands
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Stayed at the Casa Maya hotel and decided to give this restaurant a try. Location is great on the beach front and overlooks the blue sea. We were a party of four. Sadly we found both the food and service to be mediocre, enough said.

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Orlando, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Oceanfront. Good food. Nice people. Salad- different than in USA. If you order Cesar salad do not expect what you get in USA. You will get 3 or 4 leaves of lettuce sprinkled with some dressing.

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Sharon, Connecticut
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66 reviews 66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by our resort. Upon arrival at the front entrance there was old food and trash that should have been cleaned up. The restaurant was empty and the view tempted us to stay. We had a below average meal with an excellent view! We are from NY and are used to great Italian food. Our meal started... More

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Vancouver
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We decided to go to Dolcemente Pompei on our last night in Cancun, I love having Italian food in Mexico so I researched a few on tripadvisor & decided on this one, very glad we did! We stayed at the Krystal Resort (hotel zone) was about a 10 min cab ride ($12) very hidden restaurant make sure you have the... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

To address the concern that the restaurant is difficult to find, it can be. That said, look for the big Mexican flag (you know, the one you can see from like 10km away) around km 5 on the Hotel Zone strip, and there is a little side-street on the north end. From there, you should be able to find the... More

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Limerick, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Wow is all I can say! It was out last night in Cancun when we visited this restaurant and it couldn't have ended our fantastic trip any better. The location is gorgeous with the sounds of the waves and smell of salt water adding great atmosphere to this little gem. Waiter was lovely and he was very efficient also. I... More

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Concord, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

This restaurant is located right on the beach, has delicious food and great service. It is a little hard to see initially, you need to walk down the driveway a bit before you see the entrance.

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Detroit, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Ate there our first day in Cancun and it was conveniently located next to our hotel Casa Maya. Excellent food, service and view of the water.

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