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Chez Denise

Carretera Samana-Las Galera | Province de Samana, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-235-1634
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“risotto” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, Caribbean, Pizza
$$ - $$$
Carretera Samana-Las Galera | Province de Samana, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Surprised the place has some good reviews. Decided to go there after reading the reviews. We went there for dinner and the fish we ordered was still frozen inside (!) after apparently being cooked. We asked in all possible languages if the fish is fresh...More

Thank Daniela V
Reviewed March 18, 2018

One of the best places we ate in the Dominican, this spot boasts the one-time chef of one of the nicest resorts in Santo Domingo who’s since partially-retired in the area. He makes incredible sauces that perfectly compliment the fresh seafood. The French-Caribbean food was...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

I will make this short and sweet, Chez Denise has some of the best food I’ve had anywhere. Consistently great taste and hot right out of the kitchen. My favorite dish is the Cassoulet...a mixture of meats, potatoes and a sauce to die for, delicious....More

Thank Kurt S
Reviewed January 14, 2018

We arrived at Chez Denise at 11:00am ... which was early for lunch. It appeared that pizza was there specialty, so we ordered a pizza. Because it was early, the pizza oven was not warmed up yet. So it took some time for our food...More

Thank ArizonaJT
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

We were delighted to find delicious thin crust pizza and Cokes! The pizza was great the service was fine. It wasn't overly expensive.

Thank CaliTraveler23
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

A French place. Everything we ordered was delicious and much better than we what we expected. Food took quite a while to arrive. We had pizza margarita and the other one with ham. Both were excellent. Our picky eater son had spaghetti with olive oil,...More

Thank Boomsita
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

The chef makes good dishes but what you should really eat here are the pizzas ! The crust is perfectly thin and crisp, the veggies are fresh, the cheese hot and a bit runny : fantastic !

Thank Neighbor2
Reviewed November 10, 2017

If you are looking for the best French Chef, you have go to the end of the universe: In Las Galeras, Dominican Republic: - And: it is worth it! Fabulous little restaurant, simple and easy atmosphere like everything in DR, but - so much poesie...More

Thank georgsommer2017
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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Delicious French fusion cosine, Came the second day for more, very accommodating, friendly service will come back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic family lunch at Chez Denise. At first, the place doesn't really impress you, neither the service or location, but the food is really delicious and high quality. We had some fresh fish and shrimp risotto that was absolutely fantastic. The pizza...More

Thank virsaiz2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $64
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Samana-Las Galera | Province de Samana, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Samana Province  >  Las Galeras
  • Phone Number: +1 809-235-1634
French seafood restaurant with a touch of Caribbean, cuisine by "Chef Yves". French cuisine with seafood specialties, also a selection of pizzas.
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