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El Lugar

Avenida Juan Pablo Duarte, Las Terrenas 33204, Dominican Republic
+1 849-248-2580
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (23 reviews)
“churrasco” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Barbecue, European, Grill, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida Juan Pablo Duarte, Las Terrenas 33204, Dominican Republic
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1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was spectacular, they have free appetizers mozzarella sticks and onion rings. The food is beyond excellent. Their wine selection is very good. The owner is very attentive. The location is delightful and the ambience is lovely.

1  Thank SindysLaury
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a nicer restaurant to celebrate our Honeymoon when friends of ours recommended El Lugar. I couldn't have been happier with our decision. The moment we walked in the owner, Bruno, greeted us personally. First, the restaurant is beautiful, the perfect setting...More

1  Thank Sara D
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We had a dinner with friends and were served good meat ( the tomahawk and the churrasco were excellent). Other alternatives (pasta or shrimp) were also quite tasty.

Thank PepitoD
Reviewed 30 April 2017

A friend told us about El Lugar and I sent a text for a reservation and response was quick and positive. Torrential downpour did not dampen the service and quality of the food. Grilled fish and polo milenesa was delicious. Bruno the owner very attentive...More

1  Thank CoolBreezeOhio
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Greeted at the door by the owner and seated as well. The service was excellent. Recieved a complimentary appetizer which was good and the bacon cheese burger was not only the best in las terrenas it made my top 5 burgers of all time. The...More

Thank RichardCresswell
Reviewed 1 March 2017

A charming Belgian runs this great spot across from the beach in Las Terrenas. Excellent food, wine and atmosphere. Attentive service. Great music too!

Thank Anita W
Reviewed 11 February 2017

If you have an issue with mosquitoes, stop reading and move on. It should have been a warning sign that a can of spray repellent was very visible on the table when we entered. Within minutes, we were bathing ourselves in spray. As an aside,...More

Thank nar1
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The food was excellent. The owner is very attentive. As others have noted, the wait staff is not attentive. My appetizer never came. But the rest of the food was excellent. The location is delightful and the atmosphere is lovely. Be sure to wear bug...More

Thank errover
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Cannot complain about the food or drink. Service was very inattentive. We were left waiting at the bar for a table for over an hour. Once eventually seated, the waitress barely came over even though she seen that we required attention. The bar men were...More

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We where 2 couples that went out for dinner at Terrenas and we found El Lugar nothing special at all, none of the plates did give us a good impression.

Thank Licey7
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Jacqueline C
9 February 2017|
Response from Bruno L | Property representative |
Hello, Yes of course, how many people your group ? That would be for what day? You can also contact me by whatsapp here my number +1 8492482580
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Kate W
21 November 2015|
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Response from Bruno L | Property representative |
Hello, No Problems... Here is my WhatsApp so that we can speak about it more before... +18492482580 Looking forward to reading to you. Bruno
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Juan Pablo Duarte, Las Terrenas 33204, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Samana Province  >  Las Terrenas
  • Phone Number: +1 849-248-2580
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