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Calle Cadiz, Puerto Plata 57131, Dominican Republic
+1 829-850-9521
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Saskatoon
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Well run with great local and international food! The staff is friendly prices very reasonable and great place for local cuisine

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Thank sylindr
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This restaurant was recommended to my parents and me by a former visitor of Costambar. It's a small place with a diverse menu from breakfast to lunch to dinner. The owner served us and was very friendly, but not intrusive. My noodles with shrimp in a cream sauce was delicious. One downside was that the kitchen forgot to put cheese... More 

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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed very much our meal out tonight. The delightful tasty food is always brilliant each time we visit, either when offered a take out or sit in meal. Tonight we wanted a quiet night together, other times he will cater for many round a table. He always goes out of his way to help, to talk to us and... More 

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Thank Chris H
1 review
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

In this small community, we didn't expect to find such delicious food that Anchor's serves. This very quaint hole-in-the-wall offers a very varied dinner menu. The well priced food is delicious. Everything is homemade, and fresh. No pre-cooked stuff here. You can also get a decent bottle of wine. What we had was first-rate: chicken cordon bleu, schnitzel with mushroom... More 

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Thank Joanne P
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This lovely little restaurant offers the best food in the area. Service is excellent and staff are super friendly. Prices are good as well. They speak English which is always a bonus if you no speaky Spanish mucho. However, if you go when it's busy you will discover a cloud of tobacco smoke (maybe not just tobacco) billowing out of... More 

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Thank Garysreviews
Kingston, Canada
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed eating at the Anchor, great food! Great delivery service, including us to a friends place. Marlin is wonderful, his dad is an outstanding cook!

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Thank 77Kerry
Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

They have a great menu with lots of offerings. Marlon and his family were so friendly and attentive. Food was very good, but my French toast was a little over done...on the verge of black and crispy. Everyone else's food in my group was great.

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Thank 903melissa
Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The Anchor is a small spot with a large menu. We stopped one evening. My husband was hungry and ordered the Schnitzel with mashed potatoes but I was not hungry. With their menu I was able to order eggs and bacon. Everything was made fresh and was very good. We ordered two Cuba Libres while we waited and they were... More 

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Thank Beachgirl06947
Dallas
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The food is great. Our go-to spot for breakfast lunch and dinner because of the variety, good food, and pricing. About $10 less expensive to feed a family of 5 than other places. Easy walk from our villa. Very very friendly owner. He will help out with any questions you may have for the area.

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Thank LvnLaVidaLoca
1 review
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

After eating here on our second night of our vacation, we went back 4 more times! Not one complaint from any of us. Marlin will treat you very well and make sure you are happy! Highly recommended!!

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Thank Tammy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Cadiz, Puerto Plata 57131, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Puerto Plata
  • Phone Number: +1 829-850-9521

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