Blues Restaurant

Kosher Kitchen – Gold Band

Description: Blues features a high-end, Kosher style buffet for breakfast and lunch including international dishes from around the world and different specialty items daily on the grill such as blackened fresh grouper, lamb, and fresh homemade pasta. An organic salad bar is also featured. Blues is located in the Presidential Suites area of the Resort, adjacent to JAZZ specialty restaurant and the Bourbon Street Bar.

LHVC has been honored with the distinction of receiving the prestigious OK Kosher Certification, one of the most respected global symbols of kosher approval in an era of soaring demand for kosher food.

  • Breakfast: 7am – 10:30am
  • Lunch: 12:30pm – 3pm
  • Dinner: 6pm – 10pm (Kosher Only)

Dress Code: Casual

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Lifestyle’s complete year‐round kosher vacation experience features:

  • Full kosher kitchen
  • Kosher chef in residence
  • Kosher restaurant with a buffet and a la carte menu
  • Orthodox synagogue
  • Rabbinical services
  • Kosher villa environment

Under the leadership of Rabbi Don Yoel Levy and his father, Rabbi Berel Levy, consumers have come to equate the OK symbol with elite kosher standards since 1935. Operating on six continents and supported by more than 350 of the world’s leading kosher experts, OK Kosher certifies more than 500,000 products produced by over 2,500 companies. Only a select few are resort properties.

Upcoming Holidays during which appropriate kosher foods will be served at Lifestyle include Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah. Each and every Shabbat there will be a Friday night Meal and Kiddush served early Shabbat afternoon. Later on Shabbat day, Seudah Shlishit will be available.

The Kosher kitchen operations will be under the strict rabbinical orthodox supervision of OK Kosher’s Rabbi Don Yoel Levy, Rabbi Gornish and Rabbi Dovid Golowinski, and LHVR kosher chef Dani Ohana with a mashgiach on site following the Kashruth Jewish Dietary Laws for Glatt kosher, Chalav Yisroel and Pas Yisroel. A variety of Sephardic, Ashkenazi and international menu items will be offered.

Food Selections: Our newest restaurant on property features a high‐end Kosher-style buffet and a la carte for breakfast, lunch and dinner including international dishes and different specialty items daily on the grill such as blackened fresh grouper, lamb, and fresh homemade pasta. An organic salad bar is also featured. Blues is located in the Presidential Suites area of the resort, adjacent to JAZZ specialty restaurant and the Bourbon Street Bar.

Chef Profile Daniel Ohana graduated from the Cooking School Hotel Tadmor, worked as a cook at Hotel Gane Shulamit Eilat with Israel Kosher Food, as Sous Chef with Company Ship Sim Line, at Grill Time Restaurant Montreal Kosher Food, at Ilana’s Catering, Florida Kosher Food, as chef at Four‐ Points by Shertaon Niagara Falls Kosher Food Chabad, and as Chef with Jewish Federation Montreal Kosher Food.

Resident Rabbi Israel Levi is a 2000 graduate of Tel Aviv University with an education in computer science and computer maintenance. He is fluent in Hebrew, English and Yiddish. His work experience includes a career as mashgiach for kosher restaurant kitchens in Miami and Hollywood, Florida.

The Synagogue

• Synagogue is open All Day – Every Day
• There are morning services every day with the resident Rabbi
• Resident rabbi, Israel Levin, available daily

Here We Are

Address

Presidential Suites, Cofresi, 57000, Dominican Republic

GPS

19.817497, -70.731475

Dining & Drinks!

Your all-in luxury vacation experience at Puerto Plata includes a selection of delicious food and beverages, with all meals included. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner as well as a la carte dining available at our specialty restaurants and bars, with daytime and late-night snacks, and alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks (including beer, spirits, cocktails, house wine with meals, juices, and soft drinks) are all available during your stay.

Many of our a la carte restaurants require reservations, and so we recommend that Members book dining selections in advance.

Opening Hours

Monday

07:00-10:30, 12:30-15:00, 18:00-22:00

Tuesday

07:00-10:30, 12:30-15:00, 18:00-22:00

Wednesday

07:00-10:30, 12:30-15:00, 18:00-22:00

Thursday

07:00-10:30, 12:30-15:00, 18:00-22:00

Friday

07:00-10:30, 12:30-15:00, 18:00-22:00

Saturday

07:00-10:30, 12:30-15:00, 18:00-22:00

Sunday

07:00-10:30, 12:30-15:00, 18:00-22:00

Breakfast 7am-10:30am, Lunch 12:30pm-3pm, Dinner 6pm-10pm (Kosher Only), Dress Code: Casual

Blue Band, Gold VIP & Black Band All-inclusive Amenities around the Resort

Access and exclusivity to the resorts awesome array of amenities is a function of the color band bracelet one selects and the per person per night rate one pays. The big advantage of not booking directly with the resort is that not only is one not stuck with the lowest level blue band but the rates we offer are better than those that most members pay when they stay at the resort. We also offer airport transfers to and from STI which saves also about $250+. The different amenities in the following listing will indicate the level of color bracelet on will need to access that amenity..

Accommodations

Our enchanting resort complex features a mixture of suites and stand-alone villas that come in a variety of spaces to provide ample room for couples, families, and groups of all sizes. All of our luxury accommodations are designed as a serene, pampering retreat with breathtaking ocean or mountain views and feature top-of-the-line amenities, stylish contemporary décor, and swimming pools.

All Inclusive

Our all-in luxury experience includes all of your meals – breakfast, lunch, dinner, and even snacks – and you can choose from any of our many specialty restaurants, as well as VIP Member-only options available just for you. You are always our priority, which is why we provide our Members with exclusive service designed to make you feel like a first-class guest – all the time, during every moment of your stay. Our attentive staff is ready to cater to you. From V.I.P. only restaurants and beaches to V.I.P. Lite Fare Bars and exclusive entertainment venues including The Colosseum and ICE Nightclub, our Members enjoy an elite selection of specialty areas open only to them

Bars

Unlimited Beverages – All of our Members can enjoy house wine with their meals, plus all of our beer, spirits, cocktails, juices, and soft drinks from the many guest and VIP bars on any of our properties during your stay

Restaurants

A LA CARTE DINING – Your all-in luxury vacation experience at Puerto Plata includes a selection of delicious food and beverages, with all meals included. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner as well as a la carte dining available at our specialty restaurants and bars, with daytime and late-night snacks, and alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks (including beer, spirits, cocktails, house wine with meals, juices, and soft drinks) are all available during your stay. Many of our a la carte restaurants require reservations, and so we recommend that Members book dining selections in advance.