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Buena Vida - CLOSED

Plaza El Patio, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
+1 809-571-9299
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 Oct 2013
“A must in Cabarete!”
16 Sep 2013
“A Hidden Gem in Cabarete”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Caribbean, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Plaza El Patio, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 8 October 2013

This restaurant is easily missed since the entrance is small en located between shops. Once you are inside you will notice the lush garden with lots of room to dine and socialize with friends. The thatched roof will protect you from the occasional tropical shower....More

Thank Anne-Marie1966
Reviewed 16 September 2013

I've lived in Cabarete for several months and Buena Vida is my favorite restaurant. If you want real Dominican Food, away from the beach, this is the place! The restaurant itself is beautiful. It is like a hidden, art filled, garden oasis. The service, food...More

Thank Laskb67
Reviewed 30 May 2013

We couldn't decide where to eat and decided on Buena Vida as it said Caribbean food and we were looking for a local place with good food. This place blew our minds! You would never now it by looking at it from the road but...More

Thank beccabean330
Reviewed 16 March 2013

Tony your passion for good food and service shine through. So great to see Tony in his new location in the centre of Cabarete. You've created an oasis with a wonderful ambience and a good variety of both Dominican and other foods. The pasta was...More

Thank Sograteful
Reviewed 25 February 2013

This is an excellent restaurant but by no means is, as described by other reviewers, a typical Dominican restaurant. like many other restaurants in Cabarete, they do serve a few typical Dominican dishes, but for the most part, it is international cuisine. I had chicken...More

1  Thank Expat-in-Cabarete
Reviewed 20 February 2013

This is Tony's third restaurant location in the center of Cabarete, located next to the Chinese restaurant, across from the Dick's German Bakery. I just finished eating a chicken, rice, beans and salad from Buena Vida and it was as good as any I have...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 8 November 2012

We asked around for a place serving typical Dominican fare: rice and beans in particular. A bit of head scratching but we were eventually directed to Buena Vida. Turns out it only opened a couple of weeks before we arrived so word is still getting...More

2  Thank quash8
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza El Patio, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Cabarete
  • Phone Number: +1 809-571-9299
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