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Cafe Claro

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Calle Principal | Hotel Casa Blanca, Cabarete 00001, Dominican Republic
8098891406
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast
Description: Cafe Claro is the local's secret find for fresh and friendly breakfast and...
Cafe Claro is the local's secret find for fresh and friendly breakfast and lunch dishes served with a smile. All orders are made from scratch with homemade love. All fruit juices are made in-house. Vegetarian friendly. Kid friendly with all the arts and crafts to keep them busy for a full meal. Signature meals and signature drinks. World famous Banana Almond Pancakes with Rum Maple Syrup. Handcrafted gazpacho, wraps, salads and sandwiches. Only a few steps from Cabarete Center and the Beach. 8am to 2pm Tuesday through Sunday. Reservations recommended especially on Sundays.
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  • 13
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Green goddess!

Beautiful tranquil garden setting to recover from our mojito induced hangovers before another day of kiting! We returned many times for the green goddess omelette with a side of peanut butter toast and mango smoothie! Super tasty!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful tranquil garden setting to recover from our mojito induced hangovers before another day of kiting! We returned many times for the green goddess omelette with a side of peanut butter toast and mango smoothie! Super tasty!

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Sosua, Dominican Republic
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Claro means "Clear" in spanish. If you like delicious omelets and "different" approach breakfast with a healthy flair this is a good place to check out. Its on the far end of town and you might miss it it you don't know where you are going. The atmosphere is a nice respite from the craziness of downtown Cabarete.

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Westfield, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

had great grilled cheese a few times and very good service from nice people and such great coffee each day. right at a great hotel casa blanca. i would return. good breakfast and lunch

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

This was by far my favourite place in Cabarete. The cafe is in a beautifully shaded spot, where the sunlight beams through the garden! The atmosphere was relaxed, as if I were sitting in a cozy backyard enjoying my cup of coffee. The ladies working at the cafe were friendly and prompt. The food was delicious with a beautiful presentation.... More 

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Chicago, IL
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48 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast here. Bottomless coffee was a nice touch, especially since it isn't standard in the DR and the coffee was great. I had a delicious omelet and my husband had eggs, toast and a bowl of fruit and yogurt. Everything was fresh and delicious. Service was island speed, but the atmosphere at our table was peaceful... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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129 reviews 129 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Cafe Claro has great energy and everyone is so nice. It's very popular with hotel guests and ex pats. We decided to pop in for breakfast and it was just ok. Based on the reviews I was expecting something better but maybe I didn't order the right thing. Everyone raved about the smoothies but there wasn't much to mine.

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Geel
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

If you want to eat like eg: breakfast, try them and you will be surprised. They do not really serve typical breakfast menu's but most things are just...different and tasty. Wanna be in for a tasty surprise, just go and visit them

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Clearwater, Florida, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Great smoothies, one of the first places my husband and I ate. Great prices and fresh food! Also the waiter was really nice, and gave us great tips for renting surf boards.

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Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The title says it all, their breakfast (and lunches) are excellent. Service is slow, they want you to relax and enjoy your meals. Sometimes, I find it too slow, but the food makes the wait worthwhile. Portions are generous, the bottomless coffee is good, the location is very attractive, and Sandy and her staff are welcoming. Don't miss this one.

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Cabarete
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7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Claro Cafe offers the best selection for breakfast/brunch in town, cooked in the cleanest kitchen I've ever seen! I love Claro and I go thee everytime I have the chance. Try it and it will become your new mandatory stop when in town! Believe me!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Principal | Hotel Casa Blanca, Cabarete 00001, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Cabarete
  • Phone Number: 8098891406

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Cafe Claro is the local's secret find for fresh and friendly breakfast and lunch dishes served with a smile. All orders are made from scratch with homemade love. All fruit juices are made in-house. Vegetarian friendly. Kid friendly with all the arts and crafts to keep them busy for a full meal. Signature meals and signature drinks. World famous Banana Almond Pancakes with Rum Maple Syrup. Handcrafted gazpacho, wraps, salads and sandwiches. Only a few steps from Cabarete Center and the Beach. 8am to 2pm Tuesday through Sunday. Reservations recommended especially on Sundays.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?