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La Dolce Vita downtown

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Sponsored by: La Dolce Vita downtown

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Wonderful food
1. Wonderful food
"The food is always excellent and presented attractively."
Spencer M
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2. Cozy, Authentic, Italian
2. Cozy, Authentic, Italian
"Very attentive but not obtrusive waiter. Delicious food"
Manitoba777
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3. Traditional Italian cuisine
3. Traditional Italian cuisine
"We didn’t expect to eat such a great Italian food in Cancún."
Pgollm
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About
Since 1983 La Dolce Vita Centro has been consistently rated as one of the top restaurants in Cancun, serving fresh seafood and homemade pasta, owned and operated by Tim Savio 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 recommend the award winning signature dish Boquinete Dolce Vita, a local snapper topped with shrimp and mushrooms, enclosed in puff pastry, and served with lobster sauce. The service is refined and friendly, and dinner specials change daily to match the season. Ourdiverse wine list from around the world complements the dinner. La Dolce Vita is an ideal setting for small groups, business
PRICE RANGE
$20 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, European
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The owner greets you as each party comes in the door. My daughter had the spicy pasta which was unique and she loved it. I had the crab over pasta. Never thought about it and will duplicate at home. For dessert we had the bananas...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank chrisfromthecape
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is by far the best 50 dollars me and my husband have every spent! The service is par none, everyone is extremely attentive and kind, adding house foods and pairing , extremely knowledgeable on the food, and just the highest touch of refinement. We...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit Cancun annually and always make the trek from the hotel zone to La Dolce Vita. We are welcomed graciously and enjoy a delicious dinner. This year was no different and we went twice. It does not have a lot of "glitz" but the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Debjkelleher
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have dined here for many years and always have a great dinner. This year we took two new friends with us along with Four others who love to eat here. The menu has a nice variety of excellent Italian dishes. Dessert is fantastic. Our...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank CindyB519
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Came here with a group of friends we met around our hotel pool! One of the couple's come to this restaurant regularly when they are in Cancun and suggested that we dined here for our last night,the staff are very friendly and helpful and the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank debbiedavis1974
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

We love this restaurant. It continues to one of our favorites in Cancun. It doesn’t change and that is good. It delivers wonderful food, provides outstanding service and it just feels like eating at a friend’s house only the food is better.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Mike B
Reviewed March 31, 2019

The staff at the restaurant is great and very attentive. The quality of the food is amazing. We had a wonderful visit.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sarah K
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

From the service to the food, everything was excellent! The wait staff was super friendly and helpful. We got complimentary pate, flatbread and a sample of fine liquor. The crystallized orange slices in chocolate were delicious! We ate here twice! The manager was very attentive,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Pattismom40
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

This was our second visit, and it was even better the second time around. The service is so friendly and accommodating. The food is excellent and very reasonably priced. the owner came to our table and three times during our meal. He was very friendly...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank darinblang
Reviewed March 28, 2019

The food was wonderful and the service was outstanding from the moment we entered the restaurant until we left. Our waiters Shelia and Abdiel were excellent. Everyone at the restaurant made us feel at home. Loved it so much we ate their twice. The restaurant...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Grappler26
May 26, 2018|
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Response from jjcasal | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in La Dolce Vita, like many other cities in the world one has to take precautions nevertheless we are located ina safe neighborhood. I am looking forward to seeing you soon. Un saludo Juan J... More
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January 27, 2018|
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Thank you for your interest on La Dolce Vita, we are 45 minutes away from the Moon Palace Resort, our average check is $25-32 US per person. I am looking forward to seeing you soon
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Yes they have valet parking
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