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La Dolce Vita

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Calle 27 de Febrero | Camino Playa de Popy, Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
+1 809-989-5766
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Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been there very often. I love in the area, if you want good service and authentic Italian cuisine you are at the right place. Friendly and adapt to your preferences. Bonne appetit!

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I went for lunch during a day of the week. The service was not the worst, but certainly not memorable. The portions and the prices were fair, just like the restaurant. It is not a place I would avoid in the future, but is certainly not a place I am interested in returning on my next visit.

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Thank Jose V
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The venue is elegant and suitable for good profile dinner whether for couples, family and friends. Everything was very good. A bit pricy but worth it.

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Thank vanessa g
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Have been visiting LDV occasionally for quite some time now and I find it consistent in both service and quality food. Never it has let me down, but maybe a bit impersonal - coldly friendly maybe (if the term exists). My last meal there was an excellent pan-fried filé of Meru for which the cook gets scores of stars. The... More 

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Thank Pebben49
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

It took a while to get service but the place was packed, the food was delicious, we ordered the parrillada plate, pork, beef, chicken on the grill nice an tender full of flavors. We downed that with The new Presidente Black!!!

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Thank Gennisjaja
La Dolce Vita R, Propietario at La Dolce Vita, responded to this review
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signori buona sera ,sembra che il giudizio non abbia nulla a che vedere con la valutazione iniziale se potete correggere... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Really nice place, good service, comfortable setting and OK food... Don't order gnocci not good. Beer is really cold. Nice complement was the shots on that house.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

They have great food here. The service was excellent and it has a fun atmosphere. I had the pasta with shrimp and it was great. There is a great selection here and it seems very fresh. Service was fast and very relaxing.

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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

This is the second time I´ve been. The first time I got pasta and it was good. This time I got eggplant parmesan as did my mother (it´s an appetiser but we asked for it main-course size). My Dad got the fish soup and an appetiser portion of eggplant parmesan. Eggplant parmesan was not very good - there was little... More 

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Salve mi spiace la parmigiana non sia piaciuta... Comunque mi sono scusato non sono andato via senza rispondere .. Spero... More 

Swampscott, Massachusetts, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

I order a paella for two. It was very good and plentiful, it can feed posible 4 people, and the price was also good. a very pleasant place to for an afternoon brunch or dinner.

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Padua, Italy
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156 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

i have returned after a long time in this restaurant, located at the front of the beach ....i found the food so good and fresh, and finally a good plate of spaghetti just like it was made in italia....the owner, Mr Loris, a very special friend has an excellent service in the restaurante, thanks also to his son Andrea and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 27 de Febrero | Camino Playa de Popy, Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Samana Province  >  Las Terrenas
  • Phone Number: +1 809-989-5766

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