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“Loved it!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of La Casita De Papi

La Casita De Papi
Carretera Principal | Cabarete Central Beach, Cabarete 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-986-3750
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Ranked #5 of 112 Restaurants in Cabarete
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $35
Cuisines: Seafood, Spanish
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Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: Casita de Papi has been serving the finest seafood on Cabarete Beach for 20 years. Join us and dine with sand under your feet, the sound of ocean waves gently rolling and the stars and palm trees above. See you soon!
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“Loved it!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

Not the cheapest place in Cabarete, but both the food and the service are great. Maybe even the best on the beach. Have the 'langostinos a la papi'!!

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“Shrimp a la Papi - THE BEST”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Very fresh seafood, excellent spices and sauces, even the soups and salads were amazing. And if you don't like seafood, just go and get a Pizza in the other restaurant and bring it to your table. You can certainly not do this everywhere!

  • Visited October 2013
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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“Value for money”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

La Casita de Papi is a little bit on the expensive side, but the food is good and service excellent. Didn't have fish though, but tried the crepe ham and cheese. Very tasty sauce there with coconut and some fruit in it. Would have it again!

Visited October 2013
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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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“One of the best meals yami :)”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

If you go to Cabarete, you must go to this restaurant and try land shrimp.
Friendly atmosphere, great service and wonderful food.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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“so delicious !!!!!!!!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

When you walk along the beach of Cabarete you see many restaurants !!!
But many of them are empty or only half full.
When we arrived at night at "la Casita de Papi" all the tables on the beach were occupied.
So we took a drink at the bar waiting for a free table.
The guy who welcomed us (an Australian guy) was very smiling and friendly.
He tried to speak French but after a few sentences we switched to English ;-)
We ordered the famous camarones (shrimps) and langostinas (lobster) a la Papi ( Papy style).
And the meal was really delicious !!!
And the quantity was sufficient. We finished the dinner with the stomach full.
So don't miss it. During your stay at Cabarete you have to taste this dish at least once.
The recipe is kept secret.
The original owner of the restaurant, Papi (a French guy), invented it and made it famous then he retired. The 2 new associates just continue making this secret potion and the success goes on.
Price is not so cheap but it is worth it. 30% of taxes will be added to the restaurant price list.
20 euros per dish = 26 USD = 1000 pesos Dominicanos (with tax included)

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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