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On the Waterfront

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Calle Dr Rosen, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-571-3025
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Frederick, Maryland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in to escape the ran for lunch. The service was great even though only one waiter spoke English and the food was delicious.

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Thank mspee2u
North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

The location is great but that's all I can say about it. The food was just okay at best and the prices were a little steep. We had a family of 8 and three of us got mahi mahi and three got red snapper and after they smothered it in this brown gravy stuff (it was supposed to be creole)... More 

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Thank scluff
Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Over the past six years, my wife and I have visited this establishment many times - I can never say that the food was more than average. Yet it's location, views of the Bay, parking area etc. should portend a GREAT establishment - yet, in our view, it has always missed the mark! (Management/Ownership??)

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Thank 0736buffalo
Miami
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Great hidden restaurant, perfect to finish your night at either Sosua or Cabarete, excellent service, if you have a sweet tooth ask for the Crepes Suzette, delicious!!

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Thank Julissa B
Chatham, Canada
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103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Stunning sunset view. Come around 5-6pm and you get the lovely sunset. I tasted all the food in their menu and I loved it. If you are on a budget, get the grilled chicken, includes sides of potatoes, rice or veggies. I recommend this restaurant.

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Thank CindyWorld
Union, Kentucky
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

We went here because we wanted to watch the sun set and enjoy a meal. The food was average. I had a seafood combination which was good. My husband had a steak and he said it was OK. The service was good and the beer was very cold, which was nice.

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Thank Wendi G
Lommel, Belgium
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

Good restaurant with tasty food and a good atmosphere. you can sit close to the water and don't forged their Waterfront-special Cafee its awsome.

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Thank Sjaak098
Kinnelon
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

I make it a point to go to this restaurant, several times, when I am in Sosua. The food is fresh and absolutely wonderful. The awesome view of the ocean makes this a very relaxing place to be.

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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61 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

The best of this restaurant it is near Alicia beach (a wonderful beach in Sosua).The food was good, a little bit expensive (it seems food in Sosua restaurants is not cheap)

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Thank matusai
Toronto
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

We went twice during our trip. One meal was excellent, second time was average. A full varied menu with salads, seafood, steak, chicken, pasta, pork, you name it! A little overpriced. There is a covered dining section and large patio dining. Friendly and fast service. Open for lunch and dinner. Very lovely in the evening overlooking the ocean.

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Thank Caro99Toronto

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Dr Rosen, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Puerto Plata
  • Phone Number: +1 809-571-3025

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