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The Lobster Shack

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Beachfront | Playa de Buen Hombre, Monte Cristi, Dominican Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2013

Glad to see there are some reviews for this place. I have a house in Buen Hombre and frequent this establishment often. Victor has good relationships with the fishermen and gets the best of their daily catch. They really know how to prepare lobster, and a lot of other types of seafood. One of my favorites is the octopus (pulpo)... More 

2 Thank ghanson55
West Fargo, North Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2013

Love the place. Eat there often when staying with friends. Great food at very reasonable prices. Located on the beach in the village of Buen Hombre but we well worth a drive from Santiago or Monte Cristi.

1 Thank drjon453
London UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2011

Don't expect anything but the best lobster. This is true 'off the beaten track' dining in every sense of the word, so no frills, just good honest food. Rickety tables, mismatched plastic chairs and a goat that will bother you until you share your beer; with the sun beating down outside and the fishing boats coming and going, what more... More 

4 Thank matjackson12

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  • Address: Beachfront | Playa de Buen Hombre, Monte Cristi, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Monte Cristi Province  >  Monte Cristi
Stunning lobster and fish striahgt from the sea in this quaint local lobster shack on Buen Hombre beach. Pics and several visits to back up the reviews, this gem needs to go on the map for off the beaten track travellers.

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