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Calle principal de cabarete, Dominican Republic
+1 809-571-9733
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for breakfast and the food was very good. It is a street cafe on the main road with a very casual atmosphere. Very good service.

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Thank Brian W
Winnipeg, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch yesterday. My wife wanted a cheese burger with lettuce, tomato, onion and a pickle only to be told that was only possible on a hamburger without cheese. I ordered a quarter fried chicken and fries with a salad. The chicken was like rubber and tasted like extremely old oil. Their we insects on the floor that looked... More 

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Thank Brian L
Vancouver, Canada
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been there for breakfast many times not sure about the other meals. Large portions, reasonable price, nice hand location.

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Thank sandra s
Southampton, Canada
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good, affordable place for bacon and eggs. Centrally located. The French owner remembered my husband's order. Library in the back.

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Thank ISO_Sun&Sand
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472 reviews
327 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Ate breakfast here and it was very good. Pretty fast service for the area. Our waitress was good. Can't go wrong eating here.

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Thank Shalloh60
New Liskeard, Canada
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Good service great food fairly reasonably priced and consistent quality that you can depend on oh and great smoothies

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Thank sunwindchaser
Ontario, Canada
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63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Came here twice on our vacation. Once for lunch, the chicken Caesar wraps are delicious; and second time for breakfast, the breakfast burrito was great too! The juices are all fresh (and you can definitely taste it), and the coffee is quite good as well. As a bibliophile (book lover) myself, I was THRILLED to see they have a pretty... More 

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Thank Carmen S
Halifax, Canada
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Located on the Main Street of Cabarete this restaurant serves a wide selection of breakfast items as well is a lot of diner style food. I could best describe this place as a North American diner with things like sandwiches, burgers and fries or fish and chips. The fries are fresh cut never frozen. Best bacon in town whether on... More 

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Thank jackg28
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Ive been coming to friends once a month for about two years, i usually tolerate the bad attitude of the waitresses there but now i can say for certain that there is the worst costumer experience I've anywhere. We got there at 1, half the tables were empty, they brought us our drinks almost right away. 45 minutes pass and... More 

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Thank Ignacio M
Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

I've been to Friends many times over the years and always enjoyed the food. Today I brought 4 friends with me, and although it was extremely busy at the beginning after around half an hour after we'd ordered, the restaurant was semi-full but not what you would call packed. The first time we asked where the food was (around half... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle principal de cabarete, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic
  • Phone Number: +1 809-571-9733

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