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C L'Aventura de John

City Center, Main Street, Las Galeras, Las Galeras, Dominican Republic
+1 829-846-6290
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
16 Jun 2017
“Very Good Pizza and Pasta”
23 Apr 2017
“Busiest place in town”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, International
$$ - $$$
City Center, Main Street, Las Galeras, Las Galeras, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

There are slim pickings in Las Galeras during low season. Many of the restaurants are closed. L'Aventura de John was open! The Margarita pizza is quite good, not a thin crust pizza and maybe a little too much cheese. Nonetheless, it made for a satisfying...More

Thank wagsfx
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Decent restaurant/bar, full of life, pretty good menu, reasonable prices and centrally located. What's not to like?

Thank Kev34
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to me by a friend so I went to check it out... sat in a table, waiter brought me a menu and later he comes and says the table was reserved and there was no sign at the table that said...More

Thank enigmalaw
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The pan was El Monte Azul, but Mother Nature was not cooperative, so we opted for this happening spot in town. It was quite busy on a Sunday night with a variety of customers. Pizza seemed to be the specialty so we split a pizza...More

Thank Steelers36
Reviewed 9 February 2017

A good choice for pizzas and pasta, and friendly service. Handy position on the main road. They also do a good goats cheese salad and ice cream for pudding. Standard Italian fare but well done.

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Impressive pizza here. My wife had the calzone, I had the seafood pizza. Both had excellent crust and sauce, the mixed fish/shellfish toppings were fresh and sweet.

1  Thank clarke68
Reviewed 26 October 2016

If you're not sure where to eat in the village of Las Galeras, look no further! L'Aventura de John is a centrally located restaurant run by owners Francis and Deny. Food and beverage is well priced and service is gratis well. If you have an...More

Thank Vanessa77777
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

We went there twice and in both times we didn't like it much. The food is ok and the price too, but don't expect much. They also have a bar, but we didn't try it.

Thank gabrielportugal
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We are a family of five travellers ( three teenagers😱) This restaurant was recommended to us. We arrived around five ish so maybe that was a little early for the smiles to kick in but you got the impression you weren't particularly wanted. It was...More

Thank Verity L
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Service was the most exaggerated island time of our visit. Seriously it's like a sport trying to get a beer or even the check. Food was good.

Thank Aimee G
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26 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: City Center, Main Street, Las Galeras, Las Galeras, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Samana Province  >  Las Galeras
  • Phone Number: +1 829-846-6290
Bar and Restaurant, pizza, fish, meat, ice cream etc. Popular with tourists, reasonable price, good food. On main street, between La Pescador and le Tainos (and a couple of other restaurants not listed on Trip Advisor)
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