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La Dolce Vita

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147 North Church Street, George Town KY1-1206, Grand Cayman
+1 345-946-7678
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Grand Cayman
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Top-notch, quality food and service. The view cannot be beat anywhere on the island for a sunset. This place just opened and I've already sat on their patio 2 times to watch the sunset with a rum drink in hand AND sampled the delicious antipasto and pizzas. You must try this new restaurant. Well known and respected chef, Adriano creates... More 

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Thank WJHCayman
Hong Kong, China
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

I have been to this restaurant several times over the year and I have always enjoyed both the food and the atmosphere. Returning to Cayman this year, Dolce Vita was on my 'to do' list. What happen to this place?... The service, the food, all went wrong....what a disapointment!

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Milwaukee
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

We had six o clock reservations to celebrate a dear friend's birthday HERE..... We arrived and the place was closed !!!! No note on the door, nothing!! We scrambled to look for another place to celebrate and found Ragazzi's down the street a bit, and it was great. We would have appreciated a note on the door to the restaurant... More 

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White Plains, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

We have tried endless Italian food restaurants and can truly say that the food we had here was incredible!!

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ohio
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

During recent visits in 2014 and 2015, , we dined here several times each trip. Superb food and a great view are the norm. The Chef runs a lovely establishment , and we really enjoy the cuisine. Last time I told Chef that I adore Carbonara , and he said he would make it for me in a few days.... More 

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Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

We really enjoyed this Italian restaurant while we looked out onto the bay from our outside deck seating. We had some great seafood pasta specials but the highlight was the gnocchi Regina which was a sauce that we never had before. We also had two delightful desserts, a chocolate strawberry cake and the La DolceVita special. All recommended.

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Westlake, Ohio
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222 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

This once was one of our favorite harbor view restaurants with great food and nice sunsets. Tonight's visit was a disaster. They were out of most of the wines we wanted, out of Conch fritters, and the lemon drop Martini was disgusting. Asked the barmaid what she put in the drink and she said something I do know what. No... More 

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1 Thank Tim J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

We have eaten all over the world. The pasta here was the lightest and most delicious we have had. Friends had recommended this place to us and told us that the ambience was ok but that the food was fabulous. We had breathtaking weather and a beautiful sunset on the veranda. A bottle of Italian wine and the evening could... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

View is great and the food is great. The service was just OK. Wasn't crowded at all when we went. The food is really really good!

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Thank JESBF2012
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

La Dolce Vita has been our favorite restaurant on Grand Cayman. Terrific food and lovely location overlooking the ocean. This time location was still great but meal was mediocre at best. I had sea bass and my partner had snapper. Both were coked to perfection but sauce and accompanying meal was very bland. Maybe it was a one time event.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 North Church Street, George Town KY1-1206, Grand Cayman
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cayman Islands  >  Grand Cayman  >  George Town
  • Phone Number: +1 345-946-7678

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