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Caracola Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

Avenida Malecon No.1 | Plaza Pueblo Principe, Santa Barbara de Samana 12345, Dominican Republic
+1 809-538-2694
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
22 Jul 2014
“Now called Antorcha (see my actual review under that name)”
20 Jul 2014
“This restaurant no longer exists”
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American, Caribbean, Seafood, International
Avenida Malecon No.1 | Plaza Pueblo Principe, Santa Barbara de Samana 12345, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Mediocre place now. You can read my actual review under the new name. Do not go there. It is now just a tourist trap.

Thank PourJF
Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

It changed administration and name and it is awful now. Horrible food, unpleasant service, the worst experience of my whole trip to Dominican Republic.

1  Thank julesfrommtl
Reviewed 18 February 2013

My husband and I ate Lunch here after taking a whale watching tour. We both got the Bahia Azul hamburger with egg and bacon and it was very good. The service was friendly and the bathrooms were very clean. I think they usually have wifi...More

Thank Iupkimmy
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Bahía Azul is always a great place to dine. Its relaxing bayfront location, fresh food and kind attentive service are worth a visit when in Samaná. We went with our children for lunch but it is equally enjoyable at night with friends or your significant...More

Thank Casa Cayena L
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Fish and Shrimp are excellent, also tostones. Price is great fot what you get. Variety in the menu. I went on Dec 2012, to have lunch, with my husband, it was ok. We were satisfied with the food we got. We wanted seafood with creole...More

Thank TheEpicureanGuide
Reviewed 28 May 2012

I have lived in Samana for 10 years now. When I want to relax and kick back and relax with my friends (foreigners or Dominicans) or just enjoy a night out with my wife I always think about Bahia Azul. Super cold draft Presidente beer...More

1  Thank TourSamanaWithTerry
Reviewed 7 April 2012

We were in Samana the first week of March, 2012 and stayed at Cayo Levantado. We visited Bahia Azul for lunch while in Santa Barbara de Samana for a day of shopping. The restaraunt is situated with a beautiful view of the bay and has...More

1  Thank Travel4Fun56
Reviewed 22 January 2012

I was hanging out with a couple of friends on september 2011 around 5:00 pm and we decided to stop by for a drink we didn´t drink anything else but just a couple of beers, and they were good, also the location they got; an...More

Thank Carl K
Reviewed 4 December 2011

We did not order any beer there, so no idea. But one of the best cocktails I've ever tasted. It feels like they make pina colada out of real milk. I had a fish of the day in coconut milk - very unusual. If you...More

Thank Ssonya
Reviewed 10 July 2011

On our trip from Grand Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado to Santa Barbara de Samana to do some shopping, we had a little something to eat here. The best thing they have is the cold Presidente beer in a glass bottle. We had a beef with...More

1  Thank PMAL
Jon-Velas-Samana, Public Relations Manager at Caracola Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2011

We are really sorry that you didn't enjoy your meal all that much. To be really honest, in general, in Dominican Republic the Red Meat and Beef is not that tender or very tasty. Next time around please try some of our specialties : Pastas...More

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Restaurant Details

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USD 5 - USD 10
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Malecon No.1 | Plaza Pueblo Principe, Santa Barbara de Samana 12345, Dominican Republic (Formerly Bahia Azul Caracola Restaurant and Bar)
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Samana Province  >  Santa Barbara de Samana
  • Phone Number: +1 809-538-2694
  • E-mail
Caracola Restaurant & Bar - Located on the Malecón with Scenic View of Samana Bay. FREE Wifi in Samana City on the Largest Outdoor Terrace. The Place to Eat great tasting International Food at Low Prices in Samana Town Dominican Republic. Complete Bar Service. Breakfast + Capuccino & Espresso coffees, Lunch and Dinner ; Open from 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM EVERYDAY.
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