We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.


Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
La Piscina, Residencial Los Corales | La Piscina de Los Corales, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
+1 809-455-7432
11:00 - 23:00
Open now
See all hours
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

524 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 330: English reviews
Bavaro, Dominican Republic
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Very good place and one from my favorites for 5 years! Always the same high level of food and of service. Always the same great taste and im always sure that ill get exactly what order. Romantic interior and great atmosphere. They really cook for you and food is very fresh and delicious! MUST EAT HERE!

Thank JulianaBMartinez
Kawartha Lakes, Canada
Level Contributor
311 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

We visited twice during our vacation. Once for lunch. Love the concept of being able to pick your rice/noodles, meat, sauce and vegetables. Served with spring rolls and a beverage. When we visited for dinner, we split an order of their fantastic spring rolls. Hubby had the nasi goreng and I had the mee goreng. Both were very good but... More 

Thank LastMango
Odessa, Texas
Level Contributor
25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016

We had some super tasty Thai food. The atmosphere was superb. The value was great. The portion size was large (mucho importante in mi libro). Would highly recommend!

Thank Texasandbeyond84
Penticton, Canada
Level Contributor
55 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016

We had a great lunch here, tries a few different appies. Nice cold beer. A great waitress. Pool was a nice bonus!

Thank Sandi H
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Despite rave reviews for this place from many tourist we met in DR, we thought the food was just ok. I am learning here that when someone says the food is "good" it is not necessarily taste- many times it means you will not vomit your brains out. We did not vomit our brains out, so I am adding an... More 

Thank Aj M
North Stonington, Connecticut
Level Contributor
136 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

I was looking forward to dining here after reading the reviews. My family eats a lot of Thai food back home. There were six of us dining in the evening. Everyone had a different dish. Two of the six dishes were good but the others were not very appetizing. My dish which was pineapple curry chicken had little flavor. The... More 

Thank Diana S
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2016

This is one of those places you yearn for when traveling, its a nice environment with a great combination of local niceness and international food. The service was great and the advise on all the dishes was spot on (We went at least 3 times during our trip), the prices where excellent (in resort restaurants are pricey), and the location,... More 

Thank Nico P
Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Level Contributor
14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I went twice to Balicana and I just love it ! The food, the service, the atmosphere, everything is perfect !

Thank Cuchette
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The food is very diversified from a light lunch to a full meal. IT IS COOKED FOR YOU. Always fresh vegetables ,meat and spicy to your taste.

Thank Laura W
new york
Level Contributor
22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Nice ambience. Place was packed, I sat at a table by the bar, not bad at all. Gracie and Miguel were friendly and so attentive. Food was just amazing, drinks on point!! I will definitely be back.

1 Thank lulu1213

Travellers who viewed Balicana also viewed

Bavaro, Punta Cana
Punta Cana, La Altagracia Province
Punta Cana, La Altagracia Province
Punta Cana, La Altagracia Province

Been to Balicana? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Piscina, Residencial Los Corales | La Piscina de Los Corales, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  La Altagracia Province  >  Punta Cana
  • Phone Number: +1 809-455-7432
Balicana is located in the middle of green gardens, where you can enjoy the typical flavors of Asian cuisine, prepared at home using fresh ingredients, in an intimate place where joy of food is priority.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Balicana and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
rock island

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Balicana staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?