PUNTA CANA FOOD & BEVERAGE
The Grand Palladium Complex offers 13 restaurants and 22 bars for you to enjoy. This includes all meals at the resort’s restaurants, snacks 24 hours in the Sports Bar, unrestricted use of a la carte restaurants do not need reservation (subject to availability), no limit on number of visits.( dress code required), domestic drinks 24 hours, a selection of international drinks in some bars and a welcome drink. Special menus for celiacs or those with special allergies, Palladium Burger, small American corner in the buffet restaurants, fitness corner, Rum tasting, wine tasting, bar service and snacks at swimming pools, wide variety of wine in all restaurants , Romantic dinners ($), dessert sections in buffet restaurants.
The Grand Palladium Hotel Group prides itself in making it possible for everyone to enjoy their vacations. Whether you are a couple, a group or a family the Grand Palladium Riviera Maya has something for everyone. If you or someone you are traveling with has any food allergies or special requirements your needs will be looked after. You can learn more about the Grand Palladium’s food allergy program in this short article and by watching this very informative video all about the program and the resorts accessibility. The Palladium Dietary Card program that will cater to guests with the following food allergens:
Accessing the special menus is as simple as :
1 Contact the Front Desk or Guest Services to let them know about your allergies/food intolerances.
2 You’ll be given a card that clearly indicates your allergies/food intolerances.
3 Show this card at the resort restaurants, and the maître d’hôtel, executive chef or food and beverage manager will assist you.
THE DRESS CODE
Dress Code Guidelines – Riviera Maya
Prepared by Anne & Brenda, Managers,Unofficial Palladium.
We hope you will find this useful when trying to decide what to pack/wear if in doubt. While everyone will have their own thoughts on this, common sense will go a long way.
Enjoy your vacation !
Breakfast is usually eaten at a buffet. Please wear shorts & T shirt, or many wear a bathing suit with a coverup. Foot wear required.
Beach bars: Bathing suits OK. Please wear flip flops or sandals.
Gran Azul & La Laguna (above main pools): Bathing suits with cover ups OK.Men please wear a T shirt.All need foot wear.
La Hacienda,Tikal, Kabah: DRY bathing suit with coverup. No tank tops for men. Foot wear.
Buffets: For men & women: shorts & t shirts OK Footwear. No tank tops. No running shorts or beach wear.
A la Cartes: There is a dress code for men. Not for women which is unfortunate as many young women overlook any code of decorum by wearing very short, torn denim shorts etc. Most of us enjoy dressing up a bit in a sundress or nice capris. Men please do not wear cargo shorts.
Official Dress Code:
- A la Carte’s : formal pants, long or short and shirts with sleeves.
- Dress code for buffets : casual attire, must not be wet.
- Foot wear is required at all dining facilities including the Pool side restaurants.
- All restaurants are non smoking, except the Gran Azul and La Laguna.
Thanks to the great variety and excellent quality of the restaurants located at the Palladium Hotels & Resorts, you’ll enjoy an exquisite cuisine worthy of the most discerning palates.
Las Torres Restaurant: Located opposite the Grand Palladium Palace Lobby. International Buffet and local cuisine, specialty cooking and themed cuisine. Air conditioning. Non-smoking. Open only for breakfast and dinner.
El Bohio Beach Restaurant: Located at the Grand Palladium Palace. International Buffet smoking area and local cuisine, Grill – BBQ, salad bar, snacks and ice cream. Outdoors. Open only for lunch.
Restaurant La Catedral: Non Smoking. Located next to Lobby of Grand Palladium Bavaro. Offers international buffet and local cuisine, specialty cooking and themed cuisine. Air conditioning. Open only for breakfast and dinner.
El Behique Restaurant: Located poolside Samaná Grand Palladium Punta Cana offers international buffet and local cuisine, specialty cooking and themed cuisine. Air conditioning. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, can vary depending on the season.
El Arrecife Beach Restaurant: Located at the Grand Palladium Bavaro. International buffet smoking area and local cuisine, Grill – BBQ, salad bar, snacks and ice cream. Outdoors. Open only for lunch.
Dont miss the Specialty Corners located within the buffets, you are sure to find something for everyone.
- Las Torres – Mexican, Asian, American and German
- Behique – Dominican, Italian, Spanish and Asian
- Catedral – Italian, Dominican, Asian, Mexican and Churrascos corner.
Look for signs like this one.
A LA CARTE
There are 8 “a la carte” restaurants exclusively available for dinner. Restaurants have a beeper system. If you go to the restaurant, a table will be allocated to you. If there is no table available at that moment, you will be given a beeper which will advise you when your table is available.
Guests staying at the Grand Palladium enjoy free access to all the bars and restaurants in the complex, except those located at The Royal Suites Turquesa Hotel.
Guests staying in TRS Hotels can enjoy, without any additional charges, our lobster dishes in all the thematic restaurants located within the complex.
A vegetarian menu is available at all A la carte restaurants. Grand Palladium also offers gluten-free menus and a special program for people with allergies and intolerances. (see above)
Dress code for gentlemen aged 12 years and over: Long trousers, formal bermuda and shirt or T-shirt with long or short sleeves.
Times subject to seasonal changes, serving dinner only.
Tapeo Restaurant: No smoking is located on the lagoon of Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort & Spa. Offers a la carte dining with specialties of Spanish cuisine. Air conditioning. Smoking outside terrace. Tapeo menu
Bamboo Restaurant: Non smoking and located on the lagoon of the Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort & Spa. Offers a la carte dining with specialties of Asian cuisine. Air conditioning. Smoking permitted at outside terrace. Bamboo
Bhogali : Located right in front of the Grand Palladium Palace lobby, next to Sumptuori. Serving Indian cusine, where you will dicover the most typical dishes of this varied gastronomy. Bhogali
Poseidon : Seafood restaurant ** under revision**
La Adelita Restaurant: Non smoking, is located on the lagoon of Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort & Spa. Service offers a la carte dinner with Mexican cuisine specialties. Air conditioning. Smoking permitted at outside terrace. La Adelita
Sumptuori Restaurant: Non smoking, is located opposite the Grand Palladium Palace Lobby next to La Paisana restaurant. Offers a la carte dining with Japanese cuisine specialties. Air conditioning and Tepanyaki show cooking tables. Sumptuori
Portofino: Non smoking, is located on the beach of Grand Palladium Punta Cana. Offers a la carte dining with specialties of traditional Italian cuisine. Air conditioning. Smoking permitted at outside terrace.** Under revision**
El Dorado: Non smoking, is located on the beach of Grand Palladium Punta Cana. Offers a la carte dining with steak and meat specialties. Air conditioning. Smoking is permitted at outside terrace. El Dorado
La Paisana: Argentinian cuisine, serving Dinner-from 6:30 – 10:00 p.m.
“From countryside of Argentina to the shores of the Caribbean, all in one bite. Enjoy the best cuts accompanied by traditional side dishes, as well as other Argentinian specialties, in a restaurant that takes pride in a passion for good food and sharing special moments with your loved ones at the dinner table.” La Paisana
First Wine : The “First, Wine” is not part of the all-inclusive, it is another facility where guests can taste a fine and varied selection of wines, when buying a bottle of wine, it comes paired with a dish to make the experience more pleasant and unforgettable. This place is located right next to the “Xtra Time” formerly called “Sport Bar”, in front of the GP Bavaro Lobby and it is open from 6:00 PM to 12:00 AM. First Wine Menu
TRS TURQUESA EXCLUSIVE
Capricho (formerly Royal Gourmet) : Local and international cuisine. Breakfast – 7 – 10a.m. Lunch – 1 – 3p.m. Dinner 7 – 10p.m. Exclusive to TRS Turquesa Guests and Travel Club Members of the required level of membership. ie: Ambassador or Signature.
Kusko : “With its blend of Japanese and Peruvian culture, Japanese cuisine captures the best of both worlds, combining typical Peruvian ingredients like ají and lemons with Japanese ginger and miso. A creative fusion of tastes, specially created by our chefs, awaits you.” Exclusive for TRS Turquesa guests and Travel Club Members of the required level. Kusko
La Boheme : French haute cuisine. Exclusive to TRS Turquesa guests and Travel Club Members of the required level of membership. ie: Ambassador or Signature. Le Boheme
Helios : “Inspired by the famous beach clubs of Ibiza, Helios offers a unique and relaxed atmosphere, ideal for enjoying the fresh air and good music during breakfast, lunch or dinner. In addition to an extensive menu, the restaurant also boasts a delicious buffet, live shows, as well as many more surprises.”
THE FUN STUFF
BBQ Party : There are 2 sittings available 6:30 and 8 :30pm. The BBQ is held on Friday nights located on the beach. Reservations are required. You may reserve with guest services at their desk in the lobby or through your Royal Turquesa Butler. Reservations begin the morning prior to the scheduled BBQ.
Paella is served at the beach on most days and at the the Spanish buffet on Saturday.
Chocolale Bliss : Every Thursday from 5 pm meet at Hemingway’s to enjoy from a delicious Chocolate Afternoon.
All lobbies have basic continental breakfast available from 6-7 AM.
Breakfast with RAGGS for the young ones in your group is held on Wednesday mornings at 9:00 AM, reservations are required. Book your seat with guest services.
TRS Turquesa Milkshakes
Romantic Dinner can be arranged with guest services. Menu
Grand Palladium Punta Cana offers the highest quality room service included in your stay. Enjoy the intimacy, comfort and exclusivity of our extensive selection, between 11 am and 11 pm. Our room service includes starters, main dishes and desserts for all tastes. Salads, sandwiches and wraps are a great option as starters or for a lighter bite. Quesadillas, hamburgers, pizza and pasta are some of our main dishes. Give in to your sweet tooth with desserts such as fruit, brownies or crème caramel. Palladium Premium provides a final elegant touch with gourmet recommendations, wines and cigars at an additional charge.
The service can be requested using telephone extension: 3743
TRS Room Service
“TRS Turquesa Room Service is one of the best things about staying at TRS Turquesa in Punta Cana. Sample an exceptional culinary experience from the comfort and privacy of your Suite, where you will find our menu, with a contact number to order. Believe us, few pleasures can be more satisfying.”
- Royal Breakfast
- 07:00 – 11:00
- “Wake up to the aroma of freshly brewed coffee and indulge in a delicious breakfast, fit for royalty. Croissants, toasts, pancakes, an egg-white omelet with tomatoes, mushrooms, roasted peppers and much more… Our fresh fruits and vitamin-filled juices will provide you with all those healthy treats to start your perfect day.”
- All Day Dining
- 11:00 – 23:00
- “Satisfy your appetite with a delicious range of in-room meals you can enjoy by day or night. The Shrimp Ceviche & Grilled Salmon or Grouper are highly recommended.”
- The Specialties
- 17:30 – 22:30
- “Enjoy a flawless experience with our innovative selection of the world´s finest cuisines. Surprise your palate with exquisite Asian specialties or delicious seafood dishes, including lobster. Our ﬁnest wines and cocktails will perfectly match your dinner choice.”
- 23:00 – 07:00
- “Exquisite pizzas, savory snacks and finger foods, tortilla Chips, freshly prepared grilled sandwiches or savor refreshing drinks and cocktails.”
Dial: 3816 – The approximate maximum time for delivery 40 minutes.
Guests can choose from the great selection of drinks available at any of the 12 bars and 6 beach bars they’ll find around the complex. Alcoholic beverages are not sold to minors (drinking age – 18 years old).
Guests staying at the Grand Palladium enjoy free access to all the bars and restaurants in the complex, except those located at TRS Turquesa Hotel.
Caoba Lobby Bar (Bavaro) Hours: 9:00am – 1:00 am
Guayacan Lobby Bar (Palace) Hours: 9:00am – 1:00 am
Macao Lobby Bar (Punta Cana) Hours: 9:00am – 1:00 am
Boca Chica Pool Bar (Bavaro) Hours: 10.00am – 7:00pm
- With swim-up bar Hours: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Saona Pool Bar (Punta Cana) Hours: 10.00am to 11:00 pm
- With swim up bar Hours: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Samaná Pool Bar (Punta Cana) Hours: 10.00am – 7:00pm
- With swim-up bar Hours: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Barahona Pool Bar (Palace) Hours: 10.00am – 7:00pm
- With swim-up bar Hours: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Bar piscina “The Secret” (ONLY ADULTS POOL) Hours: 10.00am – 12:00am
Con swim-up bar (Palace)
Bavaro Amphitheatre Bar Hours: 9:00pm – 11.00pm
Punta Cana Amphitheatre Bar Hours: 9:00pm – 11.00pm
Hemmingway’s Cocktail Bar: The iconic bar Hemingway is back, now renovated but with its original touch. Located next to the Punta Cana lobby. Open 5:00pm – midnight. Offers a wide selection of domestic and International cocktails. Featuring Tea Time from 5:00pm to 6:00pm, offering a reading corner and table games. You will love the live piano music, a variety of pastries/cakes and special coffee menu and selection of top shelf liquors.
Chocolate Night at Hemingway’s
Sunset Boulevard Disco: For 18 and older only. Hours: 11:15pm to 2:00am
Sports Bar: Offers a snack menu, salad bar and ice cream. Open 24 hours. and serves food 24hrs.
La Uva Beach Terrace Snack Bar : Situated directly on the beach of Grand Palladium Punta Cana. Snacks and bar service directly on the sand. Open 10:00 – 17:00 h
Casino($): For 18 and older only. Hours: 10:00 am to 3:00am
5 kiosk (beach) bars along 1 km of beautiful beach. Hours: 10:00am to 5:00pm
- Christmas Eve 2016 / NY Eve
- El Dorado
- Gluten free
- La Adelita
- La Lola
- La Paisana
- Romantic Dinner
- Room Service (All Rooms)
- Baby Room Service Menu
- Room Service (Travel Club)
- Travel Club Lounge (special thanks to Peter Gittinger)
- Xtra Time Sports Bar
TRS Turquesa Exclusive
- Helios Breakfast
- Helios Lunch
- Helios Dinner
- La Boheme
- Room Service (TRS Turquesa)
- Capricho (Royal Gourmet Eng.)
- Royal Lunch