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Le Papillon

Villas Cofresi, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-970-7640
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“surf and turf” (53 reviews)
“pineapple” (19 reviews)
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International, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Villas Cofresi, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I booked a table here months in advance of our holiday after seeing the fantastic reviews on trip advisor. It totally lived up to those reviews! It's such a gorgeous place, with a great atmosphere. We had a warm welcome from Tomas who knew exactly...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were vacationing in Puerto Plata for my birthday and my husband booked us for dinner for my birthday at Le Papillon. We arrived to a gorgeous setting, exotic, romantic and gorgeous. The owner/chef personally greeted us. He was passionate about his craft and the...More

Thank znafar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was at Papillon for my second time last night with 5 of my Dominican friends. A unique and amazing place. Thomas is a great guy and his service is amazing and the food is out of this world. It is not normal for most...More

Thank garyburr0ughs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The host/ owner will make you feel at home, food is excellent try the lobster steak combo , you probably wont make it to the dessert menu, if you do go for the black Forest Gataux.

Thank Barry T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful chef host Tomas treated us like King and Queen for the night. The Surf and Turf was out of this world. Thanks again Tomas! Catalina and Donovan NYC

Thank Cy D
Reviewed June 2, 2017

We went there on our first night in the DR. The portions are HUGE and there is a different taste sensation in every bite. Don't expect the same ole' same ole' here. Thomas uses local fruits and veggies to make every bite a delight. It...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed May 29, 2017

You definitely want to go for beef at Papillon, be sure to make reservations as Thomas only takes limited guests every night - portions a huge so no need for starters, although I must say that his garlic bread is the best in the world...More

Thank ibenkk
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews and had to go. In fact we went twice. 60 dollers return from riu bachata. There was 7 of us total price 370 dollers and we had calypso starters. huge and I mean huge steaks. Cooked to perfection chocolate moose. And to...More

Thank brugel098
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

This quaint open air restaurant serves up the BEST FOOD i have ever had. My husband and i have traveled a lot and have never had food so perfect!!!! Thomas...the owner is also the waiter and cook and truly makes you feel like a princess......More

Thank kellysschaub
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Went to Le Papillon for our 28th anniversary tonight. We were early so we had the whole place to ourselves. Thomas the owner, waiter, chef is a great one man show. Friendly and jovial he makes you feel welcome. The open air concept is beautiful...More

Thank terryschaub
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Questions & Answers
January 12, 2017|
Response from lepapillontomas | Property representative |
hello, the grand ventana hotel is about 12 km(8 miles) away from the restaurant. please never come without reservation. tel:809 970 7640 past 4pm. Thomas
January 2, 2017|
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Response from lepapillontomas | Property representative |
hello, the Riu hotels are about 5km away from the restaurant regards Thomas
November 29, 2016|
Response from lepapillontomas | Property representative |
hello the hotel is about 10km away from the restaurant. please dont drive all the way without making a reservation. regards thomas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $50
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villas Cofresi, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Puerto Plata
  • Phone Number: +1 809-970-7640
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