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Savio's Bistro by La Dolce Vita

km 15 Zona Hotelera | Across from the Gran Melia Hotel, Cancun 77500, Mexico
998 8850150
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Ranked #60 of 564 Restaurants in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $35
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: By Gran Melia Hotel
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 Savio and Juan J. Casal. In December 2010 we open Savio´s bistro by La Dolce Vita. Overlooking the lagoon in a casual atmosphere you can choose to dine in at the comfort of air-conditioned dining room or the beautiful munti-level terrace. Service is friendly and dinner specials change daily to mach the season. We have a fair priced and diverse wine list from around the world. Dress code: Casual Desde 1983 La Dolce Vita ha sido consistentemente catalogado como uno de los mejores restaurantes de Cancún, sirviendo pasta hecha en casa, pescados y mariscos frescos, operado por sus dueños: George Savio (fundador) su hijo Tim y Juan J. CasalEn Diciembre 2012 abrimos Savio's bistro by La Dolce Vita, con una vista espectacular de la laguna, en un ambiente casual, puede escoger cenar con el confort del aire acondicionado o en nuestra terraza de cuatro niveles. El servicio es amable y los especiales cambian diariamente de acuerdo con la época del año. Tenemos una amplia y variada carta de vinos. Código de vestir: Informal.
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English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We have been traveling to Cancun at least a couple of times a year for the last decade. This past year we took my mom who was celebrating her 80th birthday.This restaurant is one of our favorites. Always clean with impeccable service, great food, and excellent wines. The view inside or out is great.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This restaurant has a great location overlooking the lagoon and the multi-level layout is great. It was quiet when my wife and I visited but service was poor, possibly because we had at least 5 waiters. An example: I ordered one fettucini dish and received a different one. My replacement was so salty if proved almost inedible. My wife's dessert... More

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Mahomet, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This was fabulous foods and I could honestly say the food was as good as the food I have eaten in Italy. The atmosphere was fabulous and great view of the lagoon. Love this place and had a great experience.

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Princeton, New Jersey
4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We were able to walk in without a reservation for dinner, and get a table with a beautiful view of the bay. The waiters were attentive, and the owner came by to check on us. The food was delicious, I had a salad with the house dressing and the rest of my family had pasta. They offer a regular portion,... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I go to Cancun for several months every winter and a trip wouldn't be complete without several trips to this restaurant. I try different things every time I am there and can't pick a favourite meal as every thing has always been great. The location over looking the lagoon is fantastic and the service is superb. Will see them again... More

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Tomball, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We had dinner here our last night in Cancun. It was fantastic! We walked in with no reservations, got a table right on the water with an excellent view of the lagoon. If it hadn't been a bit cloudy, the sunset would have been amazing. The service was great, food was very good and decently priced and the wine list... More

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San Clemente, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

For the past 15 + years, my wife and I have celebrated our Anniversary Dinner at Savios Bistro - La Dolce Vita. The ambience is fantastic, as is the food, service and price. Sitting on the patio and watching the sunset over the lagoon is unreal. It is by far, our favorite restaurant in Cancun

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meriden, ct
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We've been eating at this restaurant a number of years, from when they were in their former location in Plaza Caracol. Always good, especially the pasta which is homemade. The atmosphere of the current location is intimate as you sit beneath lanterns on tiers of tables overlooking the lagoon. Perfect!

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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Was told by a few friends to try La Dolce Vita, but my husband and I didn't feel like cabbing it to the main town. Savio's ended up being down the block from our hotel, so we decided to try it. One of our favorite meals during our vacation! Stopped by during lunchtime to make a reservation for the same... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Outstanding hospitality, atmosphere and food. I was extremely impressed. Very romantic setting overlooking the lagoon filled with soft music in a warm hearts. Excellent food with a selection of Gluten free appetizers and main course. Very impressed!

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