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Captain Cook Restaurant

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Punta Cana 00000, Dominican Republic
(809) 552-0646
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Pinedale, Wyoming
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate there today while in town. The food when it finally arrived was ok. The toothless waiter found it funny to make sexual jokes to my wife. The entire area smells of urine. The flies are terrible, the waiter tried burning napkins to chase them away but you can imagine that smelled great. The area is kind of suspect,... More 

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Denmark
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91 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time we visited this place we were blown away. We wanted a small lunch, so ordered a fish fillet and some chicken croquettes. What we received was a complementary appetizer with crisps and deep fried chicken, then our orders, of which the fish fillet was excellent followed by a complementary dessert with pineapple and banana. And then complementary mama... More 

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Oak Island, North Carolina
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Great sea food, a bit over price, great srvc. & location right on the waterfront at Bavaro Beach, typical dishes & wonderful seafoods

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Grand Haven, Michigan
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The location of the restaurant is a little shady but the restaurant itself is great and right on the ocean. Food was delicious and the hospitality was warm and friendly!

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Thank indodeb
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We went to captain cooks restaurant on March 23, 2017 while we were in Punta Cana. The appetizers were good and made me excited with anticipation for the main course but it was a fail. The plate had baby octopus, a whole grilled shrimp, two small lobsters, and 4 whole shrimp. The octopus were really salty and tasted like there... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Our apple tour guide highly recommended this restaurant so on our last day we walked the beach & took a look. It was afternoon & looking to try it to say we had been there, done that. We only wanted an appetizer, however, miscommunication (be sure to get someone who speaks English, as we were told when our bill arrived).... More 

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Houston, Texas
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Where do I start? This restaurant is the ideal beach front restaurant. It is casual and unassuming, but offers a real Dominican Republic experience. The food was excellent, the sangria was perfect, and the breeze off the ocean was the perfect setting. The tables and chairs are right on the sand. Perfect beach experience - not to mention the staff... More 

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Thank CH1402
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The food was average. Not what I was expecting for the price. I was looking for more genuine culture cuisine this more commercial. The food took a long time to arrive, I ordered the seafood soup and my husband

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Saint John
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This is one of my favorite places to eat in Punta Cana.I just ate here 2 weeks ago and it was fantastic. The fish is brought in fresh daily and sometimes just caught when you go in. I love that it is right on the beach so it's easy access when you are at a resort. The staff are wonderful... More 

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Thank SaintJohnSunlover
1 review
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Expensive and dirty place!I dont recommend for a romantic dinner.If you love your girlfriend, this place is not for you.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$45
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Punta Cana 00000, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  La Altagracia Province  >  Punta Cana
  • Phone Number: (809) 552-0646

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