PORT ST. LUCIE DINING
shakes/smoothies) and other specialty drinks. On both
islands, fresh fruit juices are staples. At Dom Rico, guests can
choose from passion fruit, pineapple or guava.
A particularly popular Dominican beverage made at Dom
Rico is “morir soñando” (to die dreaming). The mixed drink
is made from fresh orange juice, sugar, evaporated milk and
crushed ice, resulting in the taste of an American creamsicle.
It’s refreshing and transports you to sweet summer days on
Sarzuela enjoys incorporating unique wines to pair with
his dishes. The latest is a grapefruit wine that is the right
amount of tangy and sweet to couple well with fish, chicken
As is traditional in Hispanic culture, restaurant-goers can
close the night out with a rich café con leche (coffee and milk).
If you are in search of a welcoming atmosphere that creates
superbly savory Latin dishes, Dom Rico is a good bet. Each
dish is prepared with fresh ingredients, meticulous care and
true passion. E
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AN EXTRAORDINARY DENTIST
BY DR. R. ANTHONY MATHENY
These are just some of the
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1. Look for dental offices that have a great reputation in town.
Look up the office on Google and read the reviews. Are past
patients saying what you want to hear?
2. When you call a potential dental office, you can ask about any
advanced training the dentist has had after dental school.
You can ask the receptionist if she gets her dental work done
by the dentist she works for.
You can find out what the website address is so you can check
it out before you go to get a feel if it is an office you want to visit.
3. Once you go, see if the energy in the office is warm and
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6. Does the office appear clean and up to date?
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IF YOU GO …
What: Dom Rico Cafe
Where: 1180 S.E. Port St. Lucie Blvd.
Hours: Lunch and Dinner, Sunday 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday-Saturday 11 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
For more information and reservations:
quipes pair well with a
Presidente beer, brewed in
the Dominican Republic.
Diners can close out the
night with a creamy café