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3 of 5 bubbles Review of Kiosco Beach - CLOSED

Kiosco Beach
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children
Description: Small friendly family run restaurant/bar, located on a quiet beach, just off the main road from Sosua to Cabarete (just after Coconut Palms resort coming from Sosua). The setting is beautiful,just off the main road and away from the normal tourist areas, perfect for a visit to the beach followed by lunch under the palms, or an evening meal. Food is very good and very reasonably priced, main meals consists of either chicken, pork, fish or sea food, all cooked in local traditional style. All is cooked freshly to order. The owners are very friendly and make you feel very welcome, more like an old friend than a customer. There is a security so the beach area is very safe for people who wish to swim in the sea, or just lounge on the sandy beach. There is a covered area on the beach for the use of customers, free of charge. At weekends they hold a bonfire on the beach which adds to the atmoshpere. We would highly recommend Kiosco Beach to anyone, tourists or locals alike, families, couples or a group of friends. Well worth the trip outside of the all inclusive hotels.
Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Ok”
Reviewed November 25, 2011

Don't see why it gets such great reviews. What am I missing? Location is not that great either

Visited January 2011
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1 Thank DRressie
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18 reviews from our community

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Best of the best in cabarete atmosphere people food and service”
Reviewed August 9, 2011

I spent 9days in cabarete and ate there 5 coming from a restaurant family I like to think that I know what I am talking about I became addicted to this place. Try the mero or the carribean lobster you will love it. I have had so many bad experiences dining here inthe dr the past five years and to come across this little place absolutely brought me joy best restaurant in the dr

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1 Thank Dabuladabula
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Kiosko Beach Bar & Restaurant is a tropical oasis!”
Reviewed June 28, 2011

Anyone and everyone should visit Kiosko Beach Bar & Restaurant. It's a topical oasis, complete with thatched roof, cocktails served in coconuts and pineapples, ice-cold beer (a necessity after a day in the sun), and phenomenal cuisine (we later learned that the Chef has worked at 5-star resorts throughout the country). We had the lobster topped with cheese sauce (not a combination you hear of often, but trust me it was delicious!) as well as lambi (conch) scampi. The garlic/butter sauce was the best I've ever had. Let me say that again... the BEST I have ever had!

Kiosko Beach is a great spot to relax during the day as well. They're right on the beach (very private area) and have a thatched-roof tent-like structure set up on the beach so that you're protected from the sun, if you wish to be. Picnic tables are set up, as well as lounge chairs...the only thing you'll need is a beverage from the bar and you're looking at an awesome beach day! Stroll on up to the restaurant for lunch or dinner, or eat on the beach. There's really no reason to leave Kiosko!

I forgot to mention that they're open at 8 am for breakfast, too. It truly doesn't get much better than a mug of coffee directly on the beach followed by a hearty breakfast. Great spot to stop at for breakfast after surfing at Encuentro or before kitesurfing at Kite Beach.

Husband and wife owners, Manny and Evelyn; and Manny's brother, Johnny, were so welcoming and warm, wonderful people. I only wish we had found Kiosko earlier in our trip...we miss it and can't wait to return!




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  • Visited June 2011
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1 Thank evbk
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dominican republic
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3 reviews
“Small, friendly, welcoming restaurant in beautiful beach front location.”
Reviewed June 18, 2011

Small friendly family run restaurant/bar, located on a quiet beach,
just off the main road from Sosua to Cabarete (just after Coconut Palms
resort coming from Sosua). The setting is beautiful,just off the main road
and away from the normal tourist areas, perfect for a visit to the beach
followed by lunch under the palms, or an evening meal. Food is very good
and very reasonably priced, main meals consists of either chicken,
pork, fish or sea food, all cooked in local traditional style. All is cooked
freshly to order. The owners are very friendly and make you feel very
welcome, more like an old friend than a customer. There is a security so the
beach area is very safe for people who wish to swim in the sea, or
just lounge on the sandy beach. There is a covered area on the beach for the
use of customers, free of charge. At weekends they hold a bonfire on the beach
which adds to the atmoshpere. We would highly recommend Kiosco Beach to anyone,
tourists or locals alike, families, couples or a group of friends. Well worth
the trip outside of the all inclusive hotels.

  • Visited June 2011
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    • Food
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Thank Cm H
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