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El Sueno

Calle Principal, Juan Dolio 21000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-526-3903
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Principal, Juan Dolio 21000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a bit off the beaten path but well worth finding. Open air, quiet little restaurant with great ambiance. Had the penne arabiatta, and it was surprisingly good. I didn't expect to get great Italian food in the Dominican. Yes, there is a cat, but...More

Thank Shelby D
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Food we as delicious and very fresh. Ordered the seafood soup in a red sauce. It was amazing and very filling. Yes there was an annoying cat there that needed shooing away. Price for the food was fair and not overly expensive like some other...More

Thank ckdino1
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I went here on a couples type dinner one evening. It was easy to find and has decent parking across the street. The street that its on runs along the beach and there are other bars and nightlife close by. Its an open air atmosphere....More

Thank Derrick B
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Very recommended but slower cats everywhere service, are allergic, average food but expensive no repeat you a lot more for less

Thank charles b
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were staying at the Hospda Garden Suite in Juan Dolio and took a shuttle van to El Sueno. I highly recommend that you get there early (before 6pm) or make reservations if going with a large party. The service is slow but you can...More

Thank Cynthia G
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I have visited El Sueño many times and have never been disappointed with the food. Service can be a little slow when the restaurant is full but tonight it was perfect. A few cats hanging around but the restaurant is open air right across the...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious Italian bread with tomatoes for starters . We also enjoyed our wood fire pizzas. Siciliano and Prosciutto . Cats are roaming through out the restaurant , could have done without that.

Thank 1Sunshine1975
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in last night. Loved the steak with mushrooms and the steak with pepper. The fish dish was pretty good too. Everyone gets the free bruschetta and that was nice. The only thing on the downside was almost half an hour to get the margaritas...More

Thank HeyWes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We decided on a late lunch on Valentine's Day and were pleasantly surprised by the DJ playing great music and nice decorations which were being setup for the evening meal. We ordered a 4 Stagioini pizza (480 pesos) which was perfectly prepared with a nice...More

Thank joesylvie
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Very inexpensive... dinner for four cost $47 American dollars. That included Lobster, a beer, glass of wine and tip. Pizza was good. Pasta carbonara was excellent. In case your Spanish isn't the greatest, they speak some English and accept credit cards. Negatives: since it is...More

Thank kblkmw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Principal, Juan Dolio 21000, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  San Pedro de Macoris Province  >  Juan Dolio
  • Phone Number: +1 809-526-3903
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