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Le Papillon

Villas Cofresi, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-970-7640
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“surf and turf” (56 reviews)
“pineapple” (22 reviews)
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International, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Villas Cofresi, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This coconut curry dish is absolutely amazing. Pieces of pineapple and on this trip was missing the banana,but still excellent. Make reservations in advance. He responds to email promptly. Be aware that you should have someone from the area show you or take you as...More

Thank Iris C
Reviewed 6 days ago

It’s hard to write something original when so many people have said it already: it’s a incredible, little place with outstanding, mouthwatering food. We ordered ‘surf and turf ‘ and had the best lobster in our lives. The food is cook to perfection, even side...More

Thank aklek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best garlic bread ever, steak meal was amazing so much work and thought gone into the sides. Great meal, Thomas is lovely and we would highly recommend this charming restaurant. You are made to feel really special I even was given the lovely flowers from...More

2  Thank Ann A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just want to thank Thomas again for a wonderful dining experience. If you are looking for really great food at a great price look no further. We have been to Thomas's place 3 times now and he has not failed to please on every occasion....More

1  Thank R_Mitchell3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing little restaurant in the backwoods. I made sure to book for our group of 4 before leaving on our vacation based on the limited tables(5 or 6). We had a taxi take us all the way to Le Papillon and waited for us to...More

Thank Rappin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We read on TripAdvisor it was one of the best restaurants in the area and it did not disappoint. From the initial greeting, through drinks, appetizers, the main meal and the dessert, everything was perfect. Small cozy atmosphere. Lots of fun stuff to look at....More

Thank Drue K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us went for dinner on a Sunday. It’s is a small quiet place with only 4 tables. The pork tenderloin was unreal, the lobster was the best I’ve ever had and steak was done perfectly! The pineapple pina coladas were also awesome!! We...More

Thank CHNH5
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We made reservations here this past Sunday night and it was so good that we made another reservation for tonight (our last day)! Tomas is a phenomenal host. He had a table all set for us upon our arrival, complete with fresh flowers that he...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Looking for a lovely steak check out Le Papillon we have had a fantastic meal and lovely German beer tonight Hope to see you again

Thank PeterLockwood52
lepapillontomas, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Hello Peter Thank you so much for the nice review and i am really happy that you liked the steaks i make so much. I also hope to see you again kind regards Thomas

Reviewed 2 October 2017

My Mother had been living in the DR for approx thirty years and recently passed away. She had been a "regular" at Papillons. We wanted to book a small party (13 people) for an occasion in her honor. Tomas reserved the whole place for us...More

2  Thank dputnam01
lepapillontomas, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your good rating. It was a honor to have the memorial party for your mother in my place. best regards Thomas

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Questions & Answers
19 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Drue K | Reviewed this property |
sharon w
27 September 2017|
Response from lepapillontomas | Property representative |
Hello Sharon tomorrow and also on thursday i got available tables, please let me know what day you prefer. Thomas
sharon w
23 September 2017|
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Response from lepapillontomas | Property representative |
Hello Sharon there is no dresscode in Papillon as long its no bathing suit you are welcome to wear what ever you like best. The price for a dinner is usually around 50 us$ including drinks . if you decide to come please dont... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villas Cofresi, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Puerto Plata
  • Phone Number: +1 809-970-7640
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