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Saona Cafe

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1 Calle La Bahia, Bayahibe 12345, Dominican Republic
+1 809-349-5164
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10:00 - 00:00
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Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Tue - Thu 10:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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NYC, NY
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357 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a really mediocre lunch. Appetizers and mains came out together and were cold and not very tasty. The lion fish in particular was dry and tasteless. The service unfriendly. Not at all what we had expected based on the reviews.

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Thank harlemfamily
Hollywood, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great location right on the water great staff and food. It's fun to watch all the tourists stumble off the boats comming back from Siona island..lol

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Thank carlc223
Staten Island
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband came to bayaibe before is the first time we visit saona cafe we was missing a good place the food is great the cocktails very good the view out of this world i really recommend i will always go back

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Thank Jocelyn C
Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The most amazing beach I have been to. The food provided was great and the service also. Plenty of food and drinks. The catamaran was great fun

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Thank angelamartins2017
Iowa
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First at Saona Cafe was in December 2016. Loved it!! I could not wait to come back again in February 2017 for my birthday. Jeannette, the amazing waitress remembered me! She knew exactly what I drank and had ordered!!! Sebastian, the owner is the most awesome host! He is from Canada and yes, speaks excellent English. LOL! The food was... More 

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Thank Samiowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I would 100% recommend the VIP trip, a nice boat trip, snorkelling with starfish in the crystal clear sea and good carribean food at the end. Perfect.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Taylor, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I walked from Dreams Resort to the town of Bayahibe. After wandering around the few blocks along the coastline, we enjoyed a very cold cerveza at the Saona Cafe. Perfect!

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Thank Cheryl L
Amsterdam
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Right on the waterfront. We loved this place as every dish we had was literally amazing! We went back three times. They have a lot of variety; fish, salads, tapas, burgers, sandwiches and meat dishes. Muy Bien!

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1 Thank Zoe-Lupe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

whenever you want a alco free or not drinks are really nice and tasty!Try passion fruit mohito! The view is on the lovely little bay.

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Thank Dobra M
Southampton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Right on the beach overlooking paradise. The food is amazing and the closest to Dominican culture you will find.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Cafe, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Calle La Bahia, Bayahibe 12345, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  La Altagracia Province  >  Bayahibe
  • Phone Number: +1 809-349-5164
Description
In the heart of the fisherman village Bayahibe you will find our ''Quebecois'' roots bistro. Located in a paradise seaside restaurant, our terrace faces the splendors of the caribbean sea and becomes a central meeting place for tourists, locals and workers of the tourism industry. We offer a dynamic atmosphere in all its simplicity and service is available to you in French, English, Italian & Spanish. We do have Wi-Fi and it is available to all our customers. From breakfasts to burgers or a several service bistronomy dinner, international flavors are combined with the freshest local produce and are available at all hours of the day. The house specialty is lionfish and is prepared in variety of ways for you to savour. Ask us how this fish ended up on our menu... A true story of love and hate! You want an incentive to get out of your hotel? We pay your taxi transport from nearby hotels with any bistronomy package reservation!

Not to forget, Saona Cafe is also great for Happy Hours and our seaside bar area is often open late! Here you will find the most extensive cocktail list in the region! Our musical ambiance is stylish & fresh and we are always open to special requests. Our music lists (and videos too) are uncomparable... Try us!

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