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Evening dining options if staying at the Esmeralda?

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Evening dining options if staying at the Esmeralda?

Am I right in saying that these are the evening dining options if staying at the Esmeralda?

Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda (2)

Main Restaurant Jazmín Restaurant, international cuisine buffet

Bella Italia Restaurant À la carte restaurant where you can enjoy avant-garde Italian cuisine, traditional pasta with a modern touch.

Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar (3)

Don Pablo Gourmet Restaurant À la carte restaurant where you can enjoy the delicacies of French and International haute cuisine.

Portofino Italian Restaurant À la carte restaurant with Italian avant-garde cuisine, pasta, pizza and delicious meat from another point of view.

El Olivo Mediterranean Restaurant À la carte restaurant where you can enjoy authentic Mediterranean cuisine.

Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana (4)

Mikado Japanese Restaurant À la carte restaurant with traditional Japanese cuisine served to your taste with chopsticks for a total immersion, or if you don't dare you can go back to typical silverware. sushi, teka maki, etc. You can also enjoy a real Tepanyaki dinner (cooking show in the best Oriental style)

Santa Fe Tex-Mex Restaurant À la carte restaurant where you can enjoy authentic Tex-Mex cuisine. beans, fajitas…

Garden Grill Restaurant À la carte restaurant where you'll find the authentic flavour of grilled meats with their original seasonings.

El Pescador Restaurant À la carte restaurant with conventional seafood cuisine, the sea as an essential culinary source.

Grand Bahia Principe Bávaro (5)

Il Capriccio Italian Restaurant Restaurant with appetiser buffet and à la carte entrees. of delicious traditional Italian dishes: pasta, pizza and meats with exquisite sauces.

La Trattoria Italian Restaurant À la carte restaurant with the most progressive Italian cuisine, pizzas and pastas up to the most modern.

El Mesón Spanish Restaurant À la carte restaurant of traditional Spanish cuisine, you'll find everything from the famous potato omelette to the tasty Parma ham.

Maiko Japanese Restaurant À la carte restaurant with traditional Japanese cuisine served to your taste with chopsticks for a total immersion, or if you don't dare you can go back to typical silverware. sushi, teka maki, etc. You can also enjoy a real Tepanyaki dinner (cooking show in the best Oriental style)

BBQ Restaurant in the Olas Buffet-style restaurant, with cold and hot entrees, with a wide variety of meats, cooked to order on the grill.

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1. Re: Evening dining options if staying at the Esmeralda?

Looks about right to me - but note the Ambar a la cartes are only for Adults. So if you have children with you you can not use these a la cartes.

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2. Re: Evening dining options if staying at the Esmeralda?

kimevans:

You can also dine at the new Asian a la carte, "Takara" as well as Esmeralda's main lobby buffet "Jazmin". Don't forget that resort-wide, every Thurdsay night is the Gala Seafood buffet throughout the Gran Bahia complex. Last season, Esmeralda guests needed to make a reservation for that event even-though it was in their own buffet which normally does not require any reservations.

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3. Re: Evening dining options if staying at the Esmeralda?

kimevans,

You also have a second main buffet at the Esmeralda to use - it is called the "Los Geranios".

You may find that this link will also assist you in your food choices - it provides the listing of the entrees at each of the a la cartes you have listed above - PS - I have always enjoyed the steaks available at the Bella Italia as well.

bahia-principe.com/BP/…

When the page loads, scroll down on the left side to where you see the heading "Dominican Republic, Punta Cana".

Each of the resorts in Punta Cana are listed here. Click on each of them starting with the "Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda" - when the page opens, click on the "restaurants and bars" tab located just above the picture. Then scroll down the page and see the a la cartes and the entrees. As the new Asian a la carte is so new, it is not yet listed, but will be later. Then, use you "back" button on your PC to go back to the main page and click on the next resort "Gran Bahia Principe Bavaro" and then the "restaurants & bars" tab - continue as you did with the Esmeralda and view all of the Bahia resorts.

In the majority of cases, Esmeralda guests are booked into the "Mikado" Japanese a la carte - which has the same menu as the "Maiko".

Hope this does assist you.

John

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4. Re: Evening dining options if staying at the Esmeralda?

Currently at the pool right outside the new bufffet at Esmeralda (Le Germinos) and loving it!

The only reservations for the buffet that we needed were for New Years Eve. None required for tonights Seafood Gala. New Years Eve was loaded with seafood so I am interested in seeing how the two compare.

If you want to do the Tepanyaki, make sure you stress this when you make your reservations and also check the slip of paper they give you. I was told I was seated at tepanyaki and when we got there, it was a la carte. I should have double checked all the slips!

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