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Scandinavian Beach Bar & Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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Sosua Beach #152, Sosua, Dominican Republic
+1 809-399-8321
09:00 - 07:00
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for a couple of beers and a chat with a guy down from the Turks and Cacos Islands, where it seems to be too quite, so he comes to DR a couple of times a year to chat with the proprietor in the his old tongue. The great thing about this bar is that there is a good... More 

Thank traveladviser43
Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Best burgers in Sosua. Good service, good value for the money and a wonderful setting on the beach. Don't miss it.

Thank Rick S
Miami, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We had one of the best lunch ever on the beach of sosua.Best ribs in town fall right off the bone u must try.

Thank miami6212017
Dundas, Canada
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211 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A definite must visit while on the beach, excellent rib dinner with fries, market pricing but still reasonable, large order is more than enough for sharing between the two of us. Ribs take a while, but well worth the wait, clean, friendly servers and private washroom facilities, which is rare on the beach.

Thank traveltheworld61
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Came to Sosua Beach to experience the Dominican Beach day..Sundays...and a transplanted Canadian took us there to eat. The best ribs I have EVER eaten. Go there, you won't regret it! The small order is huge!! So succulent, the meat just falls off the bone. Came with fries and a salad...top it off with a local beer and it is... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Visited this restaurant 2 years in a row. Food is very good and plentiful. Beer always cold. Price is right. Please visit if in north DR. Say HI to Tom!

Thank David S
Halifax, Canada
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

You can't go wrong eating at the Scandinavian Beach Bar. The food is always very good and the hamburgers are GREAT. If you decide to spend the day at the beach Eddie will look after all of your needs, lounge chairs, umbrellas, drinks, food and so on, he is a nice guy that will do his best to keep you... More 

1 Thank Harley1Dave
Manassas, Virginia
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189 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Had lunch and shared baby back large ribs - the best I've ever had. So tender, so juicy, fall off the bones. Took awhile for them to cook so we had to patiently wait but it was worth it. Really enjoyed. More than enough for 2 people!

1 Thank Rosanne D
Sosua, Dominican Republic
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

There is a new chef in charge of the kitchen, and the food and service seem to be greatly improved. Long may this continue, though I fear he will soon be tempted to move elsewhere...Don't miss the ribs!!

Thank Hugh E
Dundas, Canada
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211 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Excellent ribs, best I've ever had, spiced just right, excellent friendly service, reasonable prices, cold beer, great outdoor seating with a view of the ocean, thanks Chef Peter, see you in December.

1 Thank traveltheworld61

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Caribbean, European, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 07:00
09:00 - 07:00
09:00 - 07:00
09:00 - 07:00
09:00 - 07:00
09:00 - 07:00
09:00 - 07:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sosua Beach #152, Sosua, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Sosua
  • Phone Number: +1 809-399-8321

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