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El Cabito

La Caleta, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
+1 829-697-9506
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Caribbean, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, International
$$ - $$$
La Caleta, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 28 February 2011

Like a previous reviewer, I stayed at Villa Serena for several days and ended up at El Cabito for dinner on three separate nights. My friends and I also visited a couple of other times during our trip: the day after our first dinner we...More

2  Thank Jbrooks222
Reviewed 18 February 2011

Absolutely outstanding! We stayed at the Villa Serena Hotel in Las Galeras and drove up to El Cabito twice in 4 days for the sunset, food, and drink. Owners were outstanding. Just a real peaceful place in the world. A must do at the end...More

1  Thank Steven C
Reviewed 7 February 2011

This place is great and so is the staff food is simple and tasty go for the seafood i can recomend the grilled lobster the panorama view is fantastic come erlie to enjoy the sunset

1  Thank Tobias_the_chef
Reviewed 23 January 2011

Food, views - superb! Make sure to make a reservation and John may offer to pick you up and drive you back to your place - the best customer service we ever got anywhere. El Cabito house drink is great and John makes it the...More

Thank aartemyeva
Reviewed 3 January 2011

Your perfect sunset-viewing location in Las Galeras - set on a dramatic cliff overlooking a dynamic sea, this venue is a great place to spend an entire evening. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The food is good, but be prepared to wait a...More

Thank nomadale
Reviewed 5 December 2010

My wife and I fell in love with every aspect of this place, from the experience of finding it and discovering our favorite, quiet beach spot at the foot of the hillside it is on where we met Catherine and her dogs on a walk,...More

Thank benforpeace
Reviewed 11 November 2010

My girlfriend and I stayed at the Grand Paradise resort in Las Galeras. Some tourists who were already there told us to try El Cabito, a short 15 minute walk from the resort. It was definitely a highlight of our trip. The food was absolutely...More

Thank SunnyG_10
Reviewed 4 August 2010

During our week's stay in Las Galeras, El Cabito was our favorite restaurant experience. It is a palapa perched high on a cliff overlooking the sea. Get there early so you can get a seat along the edge and have an amazing view of the...More

Thank roadwarriorz
Reviewed 1 June 2010

I have traveled widely, but this was my favorite dining experience ever. High on cliffs above the sea, El Cabito serves the best food on the peninsula with incredible views and elegance. I would return to the area just for the dining experience. Or even...More

Thank sobobooks
Reviewed 6 March 2010

It was the best brunch (breakfast) we ever had in the country. The food was amazing diverse, fresh, abundant and well prepare. The settings are beautiful, most romantic, exclusive, unreal. The owners have absolutely a good taste in decoration, music and ambiance. It's hard to...More

Thank annabelParis
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7 October 2016|
Response from Hootchboy | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Las Terrenas is a long drive away, I would say about 1.5 hours drive. You would have to negotiate with a taxi there, but the roads are not good especially the last part to the restaurant. I suggest an SUV. Could get... More
20 January 2016|
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Response from Chad R | Reviewed this property |
It is a little expensive. Our dinner cost about $70 for two, including a shared desert, but with sodas, not alcohol. And, as I and many others have noted in the reviews, the food is not great. If you are traveling on a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Caleta, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Samana Province  >  Las Galeras
  • Phone Number: +1 829-697-9506
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El Cabito is an eco-friendly business, perched on the cliffs of Cabo Cabron, overlooking the spectacular Rincon Bay. It is a place where nature speaks for itself, and where one can feel a natural radiation of energy. Our vision for El Cabito is to create a place of tranquility and serenity, where people can unwind from a hectic lifestyle and connect with nature. Our strategically located restaurant and accommodations contribute to this unique experience. We have designed a number of flexible accommodation options to meet everyone's budget.
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