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Pez Dorado

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Calle el Sol # 43, Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
+1 809-582-2518
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Camarillo, California
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139 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were on a tour from our cruise ship and lunch was a part of the tour. We had no idea where as to the restaurant of choice. We are so happy when our tour guide explained the history of this place. The food was great and the service exceeded expectations considering they opened the restaurant for a group of... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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156 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We live in Cabarete and were in Santiago doing some shopping. We told our driver to take us to the best seafood restaurant in Santiago. Well he certainly did. We walked in and this place oozed fine dining. The wait staff was super attentive and professional. I had the best Sea Bass I've ever had in the world. We were... More 

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Thank Ronda J
Bronx, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Food is great and the employees are great. The restaurant is located a couple of blocks from the hotel. Very clean and the place looks great . Nice and quiet .

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Thank bembu773
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Everything is good in this restaurant The food and service are excellent The best steak is prepare here

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Thank Raquel U
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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337 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I have been visiting Santiago for more that 30 years now. Restaurants come and go, but El Pez Dorado has always been there even before I started visiting Santiago. It is kind an old fashion restaurant, but the food is always good.

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New York City, New York
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant specially if you like Sea food.great value for the money. The staff was good. The fried fish and the shrimp was very good. From what I hear the seafood soup was great too.

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Thank Jose C
Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
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65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This is a very old restaurant in the heart of santiago, it goes way back from my parents days! The quality and consistency prevails, my fave are the camarones romana which are fried shrimp order them with sweet plantains! The Chinese food is really good and the portions are huge! The price is on the expensive side but if you... More 

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Pittsburgh, PA
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106 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Locals will tell you this restaurant has long been a favorite and one of the best in the city, but for this first time visitor it exceeded expectations. We were part of a cruise ship tour visiting the interior of the Dominican Republic, and lunch at Pez Dorado was included, but our meal transcended what one would rightfully expect under... More 

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Thank DonMarinelli
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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126 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

A very traditional place....quality of food, prices and service is top.......must try the chicken wings fill with ham and cheese.....yes....fill with ham and cheese.....ask for their hot sauce too.

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Thank rhmejia
Tijuana, Mexico
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This is an old restaurant with good food, big portions and a decent selection of wines, not really expensive, tasty. Very good service.

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Thank Cesar S

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle el Sol # 43, Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Santiago Province  >  Santiago de los Caballeros
  • Phone Number: +1 809-582-2518

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