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“Must!!!!”
Review of Le Papillon

Le Papillon
Ranked #2 of 120 Restaurants in Puerto Plata
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $7 - $50
Cuisines: German
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Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed June 30, 2014

We read the reviews and thought we would give it a shot. We visited the DR in mid August (off season), so it was pretty slow. In fact we were the only ones in the restraunt that night. Thomas (owner), had all of his staff on leave in preparation for the start of school on the island, but his service didnt miss a beat. My wife and parents loved it. We even stuck around to drink schnapps with the Thomas before heading back to our villa. We are returning to the DR next month and this spot is guaranteed to be our first stop.

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1  Thank Joe Z
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Reviewed June 17, 2014

We needed a break from the all inclusive food and resort and definitely found one. Last night in Puerto Plata was so romantic and wonderful thanks to Le Papillon and Thomas. We ordered steaks, wine, beer and dessert. The food is fresh and cooked perfectly. The atmosphere is awesome and smiling Thomas is so sweet and welcoming. I highly recommend and would definitely return if ever in the area again.

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3  Thank Olivia C
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Reviewed June 16, 2014

This was the best meal we had in the Dominican Republic. We left the resort we were at and walked across the street and Le Papillon was right there. Tomas is the most wonderful host, he is also the owner and the chef. Our food was absolutely delicious and the freshest lobster I have ever eaten. No matter where I stay in the Dominican Republic I will be back to Le Papillon.

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3  Thank SandyCO64
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Reviewed June 2, 2014

I was part of the group of 12 and we had a fantastic time. I couldn't ask for a better night of wonderful food, drink and friends. Tomas made us feel like family. We will be back next year without a doubt. Make sure to call/email ahead and make a reservation so you wont miss out.
Thanks Tomas :)

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2  Thank Beechykeen64
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Reviewed June 1, 2014

We always have a fine dining experience here! The food is always superb as is the chef! We love spending time with Thomas! He's an awesome host and he absolutely rocks!

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1  Thank MamaRoxx
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