American Cuisine in the Dominican Republic

While staying in the Dominican Republic, you'll encounter a diverse set of options when it comes to dining. Can't resist American food during your holiday here? Guests should check out those restaurants known for these fun flavors. You won't have trouble finding a place either, since there's a surplus of dining options just for this type of food.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the very casual backdrop at Chiquita Bonita to the wonderful dinner service at Champions Sports Bar & Restaurant, you're sure to locate a menu item worth fighting over.

Below, you can get more details about the numerous American restaurants to be enjoyed. Click each option to read more about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Champions Sports Bar & Restaurant

Downtown Santo Domingo | (809) 221-2222

Champions Sports Bar & Restaurant, part of Renaissance Jaragua Hotel and Casino, is located within downtown Santo Domingo, in the heart of Santo Domingo. If all you need is good company, a nice setting, and to be grabbing a decent plate of American food, don't hesitate to try this place where the whole vibe is very laid-back.

Diten Saloon

Santiago De Los Caballeros | (809) 587-6578

Diten Saloon is situated in Santiago De Los Caballeros, a city in the Western side of the Dominican Republic. As part of their panel of American culinary creations, this visitor favorite boasts about their hamburgers and steak.

Diten Saloon specializes in pastas, steaks, and burgers. Each dish packs a flavorful punch thanks to the Creole spices used to live them up. Daily lunch specials are available.

Lazy Dog Beach Bar and Grill

Cabarete | (809) 877-8096

Lazy Dog Beach Bar and Grill is located in the heart of Cabarete, a town in the vicinity of Puerto Plata; to the east of Puerto Plata. Sure to please everyone, Lazy Dog Beach Bar and Grill isn't just American food and hamburgers, but wouldn't you know they're also fawned-over for another favorite, hot dogs.

Live music is a daily event at this spot, aiding in making this bar and grill a laid back place to hang out and have fun.

Barefoot Grill

Uvero Alto | (809) 221-4646

Located in Uvero Alto, near El Macao, Barefoot Grill is on the same premises as Breathless Punta Cana Resort and Spa, and is a good option for guests thinking about visiting this neighborhood or nearby. It's northwest of Friusa. Travelers that are compelled to eat hamburgers will thoroughly enjoy stopping here during a visit to Uvero Alto.

Barefoot Grill is one of the most casual restaurants on the property, allowing guests to dine in their bathing suits.

El Carrito de Moshe

Jarabacoa | (809) 574-7750

El Carrito de Moshe can be found toward the center of Jarabacoa. Though they're broadly known for food with American flair, this local spot serves up an awful lot of hamburgers and tacos.

American Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Angie's Coffee and Hamburgers 3.2 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic American (809) 320-1250
Antonio Steak House 1.8 mi. East of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 543-0606
Bahia Azul 0.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Samana Hispaniola American (809) 538-2694
Bambu Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic American (809) 982-4549
Barefoot Grill 3.8 mi. Northwest of Central El Macao Hispaniola American (809) 221-4646
Barefoot Grill 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Bayahibe Hispaniola American (809) 221-8880
Bellarminio Ramírez y Hijos Jarabacoa, Northwestern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American --
Big D's Barbeque Sosua, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (829) 903-3125
Blue Lagoon Pool-Bar Restaurant 1.7 mi. North of Central Cap Cana Hispaniola American (809) 695-5555
Blue Marlin 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Juanillo Hispaniola American (809) 562-9191
Brassa Grill & Bar 0.7 mi. South of Central Punta Cana Hispaniola American (809) 959-2262
Burger King Calle 12 de Julio Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American --
Burger King La Romana 0.2 mi. South of Central La Romana Hispaniola American --
Burger King La Vega 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central La Vega the Dominican Republic American --
Burger King Punta Cana 2.2 mi. Northwest of Central Los Manantiales Hispaniola American --
Cabarete Coffee Company Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 571-0919
Cafe del Sol Guayacanes, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola American (809) 526-1559
Cafetto 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 731-0000
Caliche Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic American, Creole (809) 970-2084
Captain Steve's Place Luperon, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 452-3612
Caribya Beach Grill 1.3 mi. Northeast of Central Juanillo Hispaniola American --
Carl's Jr. Agora Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American --
Casa Bella 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Juanillo Hispaniola American, Caribbean (809) 562-9191
Cayenas del Mar Beach Club 1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Samana Hispaniola American (809) 538-3114
Champions Sports Bar & Restaurant Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic American (809) 221-2222
Charley's Agora Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American --
Chili's Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic American, Tex-Mex (809) 955-3273
Chiquita Bonita 1.8 mi. East of Central Friusa Hispaniola American --
Claro Cafe 0.6 mi. East of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic American (809) 889-1406
Diten Saloon 0.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic American (809) 587-6578
El Babonuco Cabrera, Northern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola American (829) 338-8707
El Carrito de Moshe 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Jarabacoa the Dominican Republic American, Latin American (809) 574-7750
El Coral 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 476-7777
El Pescador 0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Las Terrenas Hispaniola American (809) 240-6202
El Rancho du Vagabond 0.1 mi. South of Central Samana Hispaniola American, Italian --
El Rinconcito Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic American (809) 971-6699
Fresco Cafe y Bistro 0.3 mi. North of Central Jarabacoa the Dominican Republic American, Mexican (809) 574-7744
Front Loop Cafe 0.6 mi. East of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic American (809) 571-0848
Gabi Beach 1.1 mi. Northeast of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 687-9923
Giulia's Cafe Juan Dolio, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola American --
Hard Rock Cafe Punta Cana 2.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 52-0594
Hard Rock Cafe Zona Colonial Zona Colonial, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American --
Hemingway's Bar and Grill 3.2 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic American (809) 320-2230
Hooters Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic American (809) 565-4668
Huracan Cafe The Eastern side of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola American, Caribbean, Italian, Tex-Mex (809) 552-1046
Jack's Restaurant 0.5 mi. West of Central Sosua the Dominican Republic American (829) 396-7988
John's Beach Bar Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic American (829) 995-1728
Johnny Rockets Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American --
Josephs Grill & Grape 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua the Dominican Republic American (809) 571-3222
KFC Independencia Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 508-0000
Kaffe Downtown Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic American (809) 261-3440
Kahuna Restaurant and Bar Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 571-0064
La Bomba Sandwich Express Bonao, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola American (809) 551-9543
La Dolcerie Restaurant Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American, International (809) 338-0814
La Esquina de Yeya Punta Cana, Eastern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola American (809) 399-1979
Lazy Dog Beach Bar and Grill Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 877-8096
Lazy Dog Roadside Grill Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 628-4421
Los Locos d`Enfrente Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 815-9649
Los Robles 0.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central Barahona the Dominican Republic American, Caribbean (809) 524-1629
Macao Grill La Vega the Dominican Republic American, International, Italian (809) 573-2020
McDonald's Agora Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American --
McDonald's Santiago 0.6 mi. South of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic American (809) 276-1601
McDonald's Santo Domingo Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 508-1399
Melo's Cafe 0.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Barahona the Dominican Republic American (809) 524-5437
Memories Sports Bar 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola American, International (888) 751-4937
Miramar Buffet 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 476-7777
Munchies 2.7 mi. Northwest of Central El Macao Hispaniola American (809) 221-2121
Nathan's Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 378-2706
North Philly Cheese Steak La Vega the Dominican Republic American (809) 573-6066
One Love Surf Shack 0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Las Terrenas Hispaniola American (849) 655-9549
Outback Steakhouse Bavaro 2.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 552-8878
Pizzeria Encarnacion 0.4 mi. North-Northeast of Central Moca the Dominican Republic American, Italian, Latin American (809) 578-2753
Pollo Rey Bani 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central Bani Hispaniola American (809) 522-9000
Pollo Rey El Conde Zona Colonial, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 535-1000
Pollo Rey Estadio Quisqueya Central the Dominican Republic None American --
Pollo Rey Plaza Sambil Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic American (809) 910-6500
Pollo Rey San Cristobal San Cristobal the Dominican Republic American (809) 288-6628
Red Square 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua the Dominican Republic American, Russian (809) 571-1221
Restaurant Damaris 2.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Estero Hondo the Dominican Republic American, Latin American (829) 280-8697
Roadway 3.2 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic American (809) 320-5355
Rocky's Rock & Blues Bar & Hotel 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua the Dominican Republic American --
Roxy Bar Piscina Juan Dolio, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola American (829) 352-8721
Sam's Bar & Grill Downtown Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic American (809) 586-7267
Santa Fe Steak House 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 476-7777
Scotch N Sirloin Sosua, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 571-2260
Seaside Grill 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Bayahibe Hispaniola American (809) 221-8880
Senor Rock 3.2 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic American (809) 320-2259
Sinatra's 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua the Dominican Republic American (829) 709-8768
Skyna Restaurant Bar Lounge Downtown Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic American --
Strikers Sport Bar 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 476-7777
Sunset Garden Cafe 0.1 mi. South of Central Samana Hispaniola American, Caribbean, International (829) 285-0227
TGI Friday's Santiago de los Caballeros 1.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic American (809) 971-8443
The Burger Joint 0.3 mi. West of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic American --
The Grill 0.7 mi. South of Central Punta Cana Hispaniola American (809) 959-2262
The Hurricane Hole 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Luperon the Dominican Republic American, Caribbean (809) 315-1940
The Market 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 731-0000
The Steakhouse 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Juanillo Hispaniola American (809) 562-9191
Tony Roma's Bella Terra 1.3 mi. East of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic American (809) 583-5453
Tony Romas Santo Domingo Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic American (809) 535-5454
Toro 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola American (809) 731-0000
VacaBar 1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic American (809) 889-1198

Similar Food

El Cabito Restaurant

For something different in the same ballpark, there are other categories to tackle, including local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
El Zaguan -- Creole 1.5 mi. Southeast of Central La Vega the Dominican Republic
Restaraunte Las Galeras -- Creole 1.1 mi. North of Central Arroyo Del Cabo Hispaniola
La Cocina de Gladys (829) 434-9537 Creole Downtown Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic
Restaurant La Ponderosa del Mar (809) 586-1597 Creole Downtown Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic
La Finca (809) 571-3925 Creole Sosua, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
El Cafecito de la Cubana (849) 816-1124 Creole 0.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Bayahibe Hispaniola
Putula's Bar & BBQ (829) 219-2830 Creole 0.5 mi. South West of Central Luperon the Dominican Republic
Benjamin Fresh Seafood -- Creole Sosua, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
Thesaurus Café (809) 581-1818 Creole 1.5 mi. East of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic
Rarus Bar and Grill -- Creole La Vega the Dominican Republic

Or don't forget to check out the featured dishes at these restaurants:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location Island
Point Break Bar and Restaurant (809) 571-0878 Hamburgers 1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Cabarete
Sal Marina Restaurant (809) 526-1220 Hamburgers Central the Dominican Republic
Jamvis (809) 320-7265 Hamburgers Puerto Plata
Tonito's Grill (809) 556-5959 Hamburgers La Romana
Le Boulanger -- Hamburgers 4.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana
Dom Ham (809) 550-9220 Hamburgers 2.3 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana
La Sandwhichera (809) 824-3033 Hamburgers La Vega
Outback Santo Domingo (809) 566-5550 Barbecue Downtown Santo Domingo
Las Palmas Restaurante (809) 586-7065 Barbecue 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata
The Upper Deck -- Hamburgers Luperon, Northern part of the Dominican Republic

Some of the most memorable places to dine in the Dominican Republic are the ones that you happen upon during your daytime travels. However, including the names of a couple of different places in your travel plans, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To read even more concerning the culinary options available to you, check out this page.

 

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