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A colorful little French bakery, Friends is a gathering place for breakfast and lunch where if you aren't enticed by the delicious smells wafting out into the street, the tastes will definitely keep you in your seat.


Although considered a French bakery, Friends actually has an international menu that includes smoothies, milkshakes, and fresh baked breads.

Friends is a café that offers European and vegetarian cuisines, as well as coffee. When deciding how to dress for this restaurant, consider that the style of the food and service is very casual. They are open for business during breakfast, lunch, and brunch, allowing you and your group to try this restaurant almost any time the mood strikes.



Friends is located in the heart of Cabarete, a town in the vicinity of Puerto Plata; it's to the east of Puerto Plata.

With at least one attraction just a short distance away from the restaurant, you'll find this is a worthwhile destination to see. The attraction that's most accessible to Friends is El Choco National Park, and you can find it just a short distance away.

Something else to try besides the food the vicinity is Cabarete Beach, a beach where you could either work up your appetite, or wind down after a meal.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your party are looking for an area restaurant with some similar kinds of food and/or a similar price range, there are lots of nearby places to consider, including Algeria Cafe Lounge.

In contrast, if you're in the mood for something different, this part of the Dominican Republic boasts a large selection of food and beverage establishments, where you will encounter all types of cuisine styles and flavors. For example, you could also try Italian fare at Aqua Millennium, which isn't very far away.

Hours and Other Info

They are open from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily, and breakfast is served the whole time.

Contact Info

Location: Calle Principal, Cabarete, the Dominican Republic

Phone: (809) 571-9733




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