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La Casita De Papi

Carretera Principal | Cabarete Central Beach, Cabarete 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-986-3750
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“langostinos” (53 reviews)
“shrimp” (167 reviews)
“seafood” (82 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
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LOCATION
Carretera Principal | Cabarete Central Beach, Cabarete 57000, Dominican Republic
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1 - 10 of 558 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One Sunday night in Cabarete plenty of options to eat however most of them are close. So we decided to go Papi’s way fast food menu with a touch of gourmet. If your starving and want a quick meal this is the place within 30...More

Thank Wander M
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Wander M, Thank you for dining with us and we hope you enjoy your time in Cabarete. Regards, Papi

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful evening at Casita de papi. The prawn platter was finger licking delicious. You gotta try their famous sauce as recommended on the first page of the menu. Beware: it includes a ton of garlic - but that makes it just awesome....More

Thank JaMiSte
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear JaMiSte, Thank you so much for sharing your La Casita de Papi experience through this wonderful review and recommendation. I’m so pleased you loved our signature “a la Papi” prawns, the beach location, ambiance and service. Recognition of our efforts to provide our guests...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018

Best seafood I have had in a while. The service is great and the waiters check on you frequently to make sure you have all you need,

Thank Arina K
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear Arina K, Thanks so much for this great review. I’m very pleased you enjoyed the entire experience and we hope to serve you again in the future! Warm Regards Papi

Reviewed 3 August 2018

The presentation on the Shrimp in sauce is as shown. We enjoyed this dish as well as the mixed seafood platter. Sitting on the beach enjoying good food, who could ask for more. It was July, slow season so the place was quiet at lunch...More

Thank twins1_11
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Dear twins1_11, Many thanks for this great review and sharing your experience with us. I am pleased that you had a great time at lunch and that you enjoyed the ambiance. We do recommend reservations for dinner to avoid being disappointed and hope to have...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The lagostina de papi is great, but the chicken and steaks were not good. I was expecting more if a selection of seafood though. I would suggest bringing cash to the owner to pay and not giving any cash to the waiters as one tried...More

Thank dee8998
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Dear Denise, In over 20 years that this restaurant has been open, we have NEVER had to deal with counterfeit money and it was quite unsettling to say the least. To remedy the uncomfortable situation, I gave you a real $20 bill in exchange for...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Great meal! We had the signature langoustine dish with Papi’s sauce. Unbelievable! Papi’s will a regular stop when visiting Cabarete.

Thank Chester A
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dear Chester A, Many thanks for dining with us and sharing your experience. I'm very pleased to read that you loved our signature dish so much you will return whenever you’re in Cabarete! Warm Regards Papi

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We are here on a recommendation from another restaurant that was closed. It was well worth it. The "di papi" shrimp were the best shrimp I have eaten. And the mojito was one of the best on cabarete beach.More

Thank Dan H
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Dear Dan H, Many thanks for choosing to dine with us and this wonderful review. I’m very happy to read you thought our “a la Papi Shrimp” was the best you’ve ever had and that the mojito also pleased you. Enjoy your stay in Cabarete...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018

We shared the shrimps in papi sauce along with the dorado fillet. Both were very good. Order the shrimps with rice as they are served with a lot of sauce that needs to be absorbed by something. The service is good - as it should...More

Thank Arne S
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Dear Arne S, Many thanks for your review and for sharing your experience. I’m happy that you enjoyed the evening. Most finer dining establishments in the Dominican Republic do include a 10% service charge and of course, taxes are mandatory everywhere. We consider our prices...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

As always we had a great meal in a relaxing environment. The food is very very good, the service is good and the ambiance is terrific. Because of the relatively limited menu , the kitchen is able to turn out freshly prepared food with fresh...More

Thank Stephen D
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Dear Stephen D, Thank you very much for dining with us and this great review. I very much appreciate your patronage when you visit Cabarete and I’m honoured that La Casita de Papi is one of your favourite establishments. We do hope you and your...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

We were reluctant to try this place because we heard it was very pricey but it was my birthday and I just had to try it! We were two couples and we ordered a bottle of wine, escargots & the Papi shrimp in the special...More

Thank Canadiancouple97
redolphe, Owner at La Casita De Papi, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Dear Canadiancouple97, My sincere thanks for choosing to spend your birthday with us and for this wonderful review and recommendation. I'm very pleased that you loved your selections and the entire experience. Reservations are recommended as we do tend to fill up for dinner. I...More

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Response from Brenda N | Reviewed this property |
Google the restaurant. I am sure you will find the information and they can email you. Make sure you have someone who speaks Spanish. Good luck.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Principal | Cabarete Central Beach, Cabarete 57000, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Cabarete
  • Phone Number: +1 809-986-3750
Description
Casita de Papi has been serving the finest seafood on Cabarete Beach for 20 years. Join us and dine with sand under your feet, the sound of ocean waves gently rolling and the stars and palm trees above. See you soon!
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