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Chez Denise

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Carretera Samana-Las Galera, Las Galeras, Dominican Republic
+1 809-538-0219
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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

I was there with my girlfriend and we got a really bad experience.....my girl got a glass of rosè wine so bad that she only drunk a little bit.....we ordered one appetizer of tempura shirmps and it cames 4 shrimps full of oils....... Than my girl got tagliolini sea food and I had pasta Pomodoro, so I just touch my... More 

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Thank cabareteezebar
Dominican Republic
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'll start with the positives. Easy to reach, right in the main street of Las Galeras. Food was really good. Really really good. But.... the food took about one and a half hours to be ready, and two of the plates we ordered were wrong. One was a beef carpaccio, and they prepared a fish carpaccio. The waitress admitted that... More 

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rica comida sin desperdicio, very delicious food its a must in las galeras, good service good value for your money , tomorrow i will go again... Excelente facil de llegar buen servicio y la comida mucha variedad Los servicios no son tan grandes pero se come bien .. Food service are not so big , but it's plenty food

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Thank karlacuervo
Rome
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202 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Centrally located in tiny Las Galeras. The food was very good and well prepared. Excellent fillet of fish "alla siciliana" with finely chopped fresh tomatoes and local beans instead of capers. A delicious caribbean adaptation of a classic italian dish.

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Thank carrom
Canada
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132 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Attentive staff/owner and no doubt one of the better consistent places to eat in Las Galeras, I hope they stay put for years to come. All too many good restaurants come and go here for what ever reason. Centrally located on calle Principal, it is easy to find and reach from anywhere in town or surrounding bed and breakfasts. I... More 

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Thank surfinraw
East Sussex
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409 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

We are staying in Las Galeras and have so far eaten here twice as the mushroom risotto is so good and perfect for vegetarians. Handy position on the main road and friendly staff. Our meat eating friends also enjoyed their meals and there is a good choice on the menu.

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Thank Sally W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We went here meny nights for dinner during our 2 weeks of staying in las galeras.. we tried different choices everytime and the food is amazing and chef makes every meal taste excellent! The staff is really nice and friendly! The prices are good and it become our favourite place.

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Thank MartinaWest
Honolulu, Hawaii
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We got several recommendations to try this restaurant. We didn't have to wait for a table, but it took quite a while to get our drinks and then our dinner. I ordered dessert but they were out, which took several minutes for the waitress to find out. Then it took a while to get the check, so we didn't bother... More 

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Thank Heather T
Pennsylvania
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37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Ate lunch as this open air restaurant and my wife was undecided, so asked the chef to surprise her. After asking her a few questions, the owner/chef put together a wonderful seafood pasta with lobster, fish, clams and shrimp. I ordered off the menu and it also was excellent. Service was not what we Americans would call speedy, but everyone... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We enjoyed everything but would have come back every night for the carbonara. So rich and creamy. Great location in the heart of Las Galeras.

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Thank Pat D

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, French
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Samana-Las Galera, Las Galeras, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Samana Province  >  Las Galeras
  • Phone Number: +1 809-538-0219

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