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Calle Principal, Juan Dolio, Dominican Republic
+1 809 526 39 03
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

After swimming in cristall waters at the Juan Dolio beach we had lunch in el Sueño. Grilled lobster was delicious, shrimps a la creolla very tasty, accompanied by a cold el Presidente. Nice lunch experience!

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Thank KasiaInLisbon
Suffolk County, New York
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ask for Santiago. The best waiter. Food was fresh. The coldest beers in the area. And if it's not in the menu, they will make it. Good Italian food. The Pizza was awesome.

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Thank pgwvet
Cuesmes
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

The worst and most expensive pizza I had in Dominican Republic. The cheese on top of the pizza was too greasy.

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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

This a good restaurant across the street from the beach in Old Juan Dolio. Parking is hard if you come by car at a busy beach time. Good food and service.

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Thank Thomas M
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Last 4/23/16 during a visit to punta cana and in my way back from a tour to Sto. Domingo, we visited this restaurant in the juan dolio town. The owner is an Italian lady who's also the chef. The service crew was excellent. I congratulated the owner for the excellent food and service. My friends ordered other options and were... More 

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New York City, New York
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

I have been to this resturant about seven times,if you are looking for good Italian food in in the Dominican Republic this is probably a good choice they serve a brick oven pizza Plus many many Italian dishes from Seafood to Pasta salad meat or chicken anything dish that order they will make for you. They always have plenty of... More 

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Thank TheMapes
New Brunswick, Canada
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93 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Stopped at this restaurant during a walking trip to the Old Juan Dolio and decided to have lunch there. We all tried the pizza and found it delicious. The staff was very friendly and will definately return

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Thank Bellamonieman
Wasaga Beach, Canada
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

Today was my second time there for a late lunch and it was even better than the first! After drinks and a huge complimentary platter of bruschetta my wife had a vegetarian pizza and I had one with salami. About the best we have ever had. Located steps from the beach, friendly staff, excellent service and great food. Highly recommend... More 

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Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Loud. Very loud. Tables each trying to talk over the other. Not at all relaxing. Greasy pizza. Mediocre service. Won't be back.

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Thank Steve M
Yellowknife, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Best little restaurant off of the resort. Amazing food friendly staff. Got sick of the resort food so ventured out and ate here three times during our stay. 8 dollar US cab ride from the resort we stayed at well worth it !!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Principal, Juan Dolio, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  San Pedro de Macoris Province  >  Juan Dolio
  • Phone Number: +1 809 526 39 03

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