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“Definitely try this place” 5 of 5 stars
Review of La Dolce Vita

La Dolce Vita
Av. Coba N. 87 downtown, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 884 3393
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Ranked #5 of 562 restaurants in Cancun
Price range: $15 - $35
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
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 
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Definitely try this place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Nothing but good to say about this place. It is very cute and cozy. The menu has a nice variety and the food is outstanding. Staff are very attentive. The way they kept bringing the food, you felt like you really were in Italy.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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ladolcevitacancun, Propietario at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review, October 29, 2013
Thank you so much for your nice comments. We are so glad that you enjoyed.
Looking forward to see you again.
Greetings!
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Erskine, United Kingdom
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“Absolutely brilliant!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

My boyfriend and I visited La Dolce Vita on the last night of our holiday. We thought we would try somewhere that looked nice and classy, a change from in the resort. The welcoming we received was lovely, everyone was so nice and very professional. The food was magnificent..I am a very fussy eater and I loved it! (you will too). The service was absolutely brilliant and after our meal we were even walked to the bus stop by a member of staff with a whistle, torch and a stop sign. I certainly recommend this restaurant and if we are ever back in Cancun, we will definitely be returning. 10/10!!

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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ladolcevitacancun, Propietario at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review, October 29, 2013
See you around soon, we are glad that you enjoyed.
Greetings!
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“Cancun Visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013 via mobile

We visited twice during our holiday on both occasions both food and service were excellent. The menu is extensive the produce fresh and the flavours beyond compare. We both love italian food and have visited Italy numerous times and this is a gem in downtown Cancun and you should definitely visit.

Visited June 2013
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ladolcevitacancun, Propietario at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review, October 29, 2013
Thank you so much for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed.
Greetings!
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Virginia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Hidden Treasure”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We have traveled to Cancun for over 15 years. The La Dolce Vita is one of our favorite resturants. Since the hotel strip has gotten so expensive we have visited here more every year. The staff is excellant +, they could not be more accomadating or friendly. The only trouble with the food is that it is so good, you eat too much. This is one of the true Mexican resturants that makes it so much fun in Cancun.


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  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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ladolcevitacancun, Propietario at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review, October 29, 2013
We are glad that you enjoyed. Thanks for your review.
Greetings!
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Outstanding!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013 via mobile

Looking for delicious Italian food with excellent service, this is for you! Restaurant was clean, the staff was friendly and attentive.......along with great food this made a lovely evening! Love love love!

Visited June 2013
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ladolcevitacancun, Propietario at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review, October 29, 2013
Thanks for your review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit.
Hope to see you again.
Greetings!
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