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Restaurant La Cueva

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Avenida Eladia, Bayahibe, Dominican Republic
+1 829-770-9924
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Great food, fantastic variety and very friendly staff. was a nice short walk from our resort. no complaints

Thank Gwendolyn H
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Amazing food! Big portion for good prices and exquisite preparations. We were there 3 times because the options in Bayahibe are just few and we were always more than satisfied.

Thank Ana L
New York City, New York
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was right down the street from our hotel at "Los Flamencos". We walked there and as family and was immediately acknowledged and welcome. The food & drinks were delicious! I would definitely recommend and I will also be returning.

Thank Dina S
Miami, Florida
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

I am a Pizza Lover, and this place have a great pizza! Thin and crispy with fresh vegetables good cheese... The price is very convenience. you can go walking from the public beach less then half a mille. Good beer and good italian wines.

Thank ecosur
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Very good pizza, amazing Dorada ala Italian style and delicious tiramisu. It is a family restaurant with home made food not a Michelin star restaurant plus it is in the DR so some products are difficult to source or super expensive so that should be taken into consideration before criticising them. When I was there service was great - the... More 

Thank monicabe929
West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

If your in Bayahibe Dominucus area for a lunch or dinner, This is the place. It's on a corner open air covered street view tables offer fun dining while watching the world go by. So much happens on that corner. This review is a little, ok, LOT late as we visited in September 2015, Our second visit to the area.... More 

Thank John H
Bayfield, Canada
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

We have been in Dominicus for two months now and La Cueva is our favorite spot for food and drinks and affordable. The owner with his wonderful tattoos and great smile is very attentive, friendly and always makes our visit special. On Valentine's day, the place was decorated festively which made the evening special. Their lobster spaghetti is the best... More 

Thank Wendy P
Lethbridge, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

The food was good, they have a little bit of everything. But what we liked the most was the staff, they truly wanted to find everything we ask for. Drinks were really good as well. But, is the DR, you expect to get good drinks.

Thank Sergio L
Bonn, Germany
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

more than one hour waiting time for simple dishes unacceptable, waitress without motivation and unfriendly. Dinner was OK, but service was horrible...

Thank partinis p
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

This corner, open air restaurant offers simple, but excellent food. The pizza is the most authentic wood oven Italian Pizza in the area. Food is good, service is inadequate, we ate here several nights - a busy place that needs fore servers to keep up and t avoid mistakes - after ordering, be prepared to wait.

Thank debart

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Eladia, Bayahibe, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  La Altagracia Province  >  Bayahibe
  • Phone Number: +1 829-770-9924

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