Caribbean Cuisine in the Dominican Republic

Caribbean cuisine is cherished by visitors from every corner of the globe, especially for including regional spice blends, incredible fruits and vegetables, and fresh caught fare. Fortunately, there's more than enough restaurants for this style of food alone.

With plenty of variety, from the very casual atmosphere at Algeria Cafe Lounge to the intoxicating breakfast, dinner and lunch at Casa Bonita Restaurant, there's a menu suited for each guest and any desired budget.

Below, get more details about this full list of Caribbean restaurants in the Dominican Republic. On each restaurant's name, click to learn more about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Jellyfish Restaurant

The vicinity of Punta Cana | (809) 840-7684

Jellyfish Restaurant

Jellyfish Restaurant is found in the vicinity of Punta Cana, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; 3.1 miles to the east-southeast of Friusa. Seafood (of course) and Caribbean food come together for some great dishes at this favorite place.

Because it hosts a number of weddings, the setting at Jellyfish is an idyllic getaway which utilizes natural materials in much of the architecture, flourishing gardens, and special mood lighting in the evenings.

Voyvoy Grill

Cabarete | (809) 571-0805

Voyvoy Grill is at 67 Carretera Principal. In case you're wondering, Puerto Plata is 18 and a half miles (29 and a half kilometers) to the west. The overall atmosphere of this awesome bar and grill is completely casual, and that's good because visitors will appreciate the laid-back feel as they indulge in the sweet Caribbean offerings.

If you're feeling snack-y, this is a great spot, as the menu consists of burgers, tacos, soups, salads, nachos, chicken wings, and more similar dishes.

Lucia

Playa Dorada | (809) 320-3232

Lucia, which is on the premises of Casa Colonial Beach And Spa, is located in Playa Dorada, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Puerto Plata; 3.4 miles to the southeast of Puerto Plata. The atmosphere here is decidedly formal, so foodies who favor that type of dining as well as Caribbean prepared meals shouldn't overlook this option.

Alongside an extensive menu of Caribbean fusion dishes, an International collection of fine wines are available.

Casa Bonita Restaurant

Barahona | (800) 961-5133

Casa Bonita Restaurant is situated in the Western side of the Dominican Republic, in the Dominican Republic; 8.3 miles to the south of Barahona. Beautiful seafood and Caribbean food make for a bold combo at this unique place.

The food here features only the freshest ingredients drawn from local sources.

Sol y Luna

Santo Domingo | (809) 483-3313

Sol y Luna, a part of Aurora Del Sol, is located in the heart of Santo Domingo. Seeking tempting Caribbean eats in a beautiful yet informal setting? Then go enjoy the laid-back set-up and menu at this buffet.

The colorfully patterned carpet and floral prints give the dining room an island feel.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Acuarela Bar & Grill 0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 565-5611
Algeria Cafe Lounge Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean, Vegetarian (849) 630-1002
Arepa King 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic Caribbean, Hawaiian, International (809) 904-7281
Bar & Restaurant El Marinero La Romana Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 228-6753
Beach Club Playa Grande 1.6 mi. North-Northeast of Central Arroyo Del Cabo Hispaniola Caribbean (849) 881-9536
Boutique Restaurant 1.5 mi. North of Central Arroyo Del Cabo Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 538-0000
Brisa Restaurant 0.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Monte Cristi the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 579-2316
Brisas del Caribe Barahona, Western part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 524-2794
Buxeda Boca Chica, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean --
Cafe Fuente Caribe Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 547-2634
Cafeteria La Tinaja 0.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Jarabacoa the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 574-2311
Casa Bella 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Juanillo Hispaniola American, Caribbean (809) 562-9191
Casa Bonita Restaurant 8.3 mi. South of Central Barahona the Dominican Republic Caribbean, Fusion (800) 961-5133
Castle Club Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 357-8334
Centro Naturista De Orientación Alimentaria Nutrabien 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central La Vega the Dominican Republic Caribbean, Latin American, Vegetarian (809) 242-3069
Chicos Tropical Cafe Cabrera, Northern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Caribbean, Tex-Mex (809) 589-8585
El Con Con Juan Dolio, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Caribbean, Italian --
El Embarcadero Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 526-2202
El Lobo & La Sal Cocina de Mar Juan Dolio, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 526-1819
El Manguito Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 586-4392
El Pelicano Restaurant Boca Chica, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 523-4611
End of the Road 1.1 mi. North of Central Arroyo Del Cabo Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 538-0127
Green Jack Restaurant 2.8 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 320-3800
Heladeraa Bon Caribbean San Francisco de Macoris Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 244-5757
Huracan Cafe The Eastern side of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola American, Caribbean, Italian, Tex-Mex (809) 552-1046
Isla 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 731-0000
Jellyfish Restaurant 3.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Friusa Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 840-7684
Kite Club Cafe 1.4 mi. Northwest of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic Caribbean (829) 644-8404
La Boca Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean --
La Brisa Juan Dolio, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Caribbean --
La Casita De Don Alfredo Papi 0.2 mi. East of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic Caribbean, Mediterranean (809) 986-3750
La Hacienda Grill & Bar 0.2 mi. Southeast of Central Samana Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 538-2383
La Ponterosa Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 586-1597
La Salsa 0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Las Terrenas Hispaniola Caribbean (829) 719-8060
La Vela Blanca 1.1 mi. Northwest of Central Las Terrenas Hispaniola Caribbean (829) 633-2004
Lago Grill 4.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 523-3333
Le Papillon 3.4 mi. West-Northwest of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Caribbean, Continental (809) 970-7640
Le Vivier 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Central Bayahibe Hispaniola Caribbean (829) 787-4998
Little John Beach 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Juanillo Hispaniola Caribbean, International (809) 469-7727
Los Robles 0.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central Barahona the Dominican Republic American, Caribbean (809) 524-1629
Lucia 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Caribbean, Fusion (809) 320-3232
Luperon Marina Yacht Club Restaurant 0.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Luperon the Dominican Republic Caribbean --
Luz Mar Delicatessen 1.7 mi. East of Central La Romana Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 813-0778
Manny's Bar Restaurant Cabrera, Northern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Caribbean (829) 446-6025 ext. 9
Neptuno's Club Restaurant Boca Chica, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 523-4703
Onno's Bar 4.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana Hispaniola Caribbean, Spanish --
Palma's Sand Punta Cana, Eastern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 910-7621
Playa Azul Hotel Restaurant 4.8 mi. Southeast of Central Barahona the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 204-8010
Playa Blanca 0.7 mi. South of Central Punta Cana Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 959-2262
Poseidón Restaurant & Beach Club 1.7 mi. Northwest of Central Bavaro Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 552-6002
Provocon 4 Puerto Plata Downtown Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 970-1200
Sal Marina Restaurant Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 526-1220
Sandros Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 571-0723
Sol y Luna 5.7 mi. East of Central Samana Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 495-0888
Sol y Luna Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean, Spanish (809) 483-3313
Sunset Garden Cafe 0.1 mi. South of Central Samana Hispaniola American, Caribbean, International (829) 285-0227
The Beach Restaurant 6.9 mi. West of Central Abra Grande Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 962-7447
The Hurricane Hole 0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Luperon the Dominican Republic American, Caribbean (809) 315-1940
Tonito's Grill La Romana Hispaniola Caribbean (809) 556-5959
Tostacos & Sushito 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Caribbean, International, Japanese, Mexican, Tex-Mex (809) 261-3330
Under the Sea 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola Caribbean (888) 751-4937
Village on the Beach Boca Chica, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Caribbean, International (809) 523-5045
Vista del Sol Restaurant 0.6 mi. South of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 581-7000
Voyvoy Grill 0.3 mi. East of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic Caribbean (809) 571-0805

Similar Food

El Cabito Restaurant

You may crave something slightly different, in which case you might like distinctly different, but still related restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Meson De Bari (809) 687-4091 Creole Zona Colonial, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
El Cabito Restaurant (829) 697-9506 Creole 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Arroyo Del Cabo Hispaniola
Marisco Centro (809) 971-9710 Creole Santiago De Los Caballeros, Northwestern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
Mira Mar Restaurant -- Creole Cabrera, Northern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola
Pacomer -- Creole Las Terrenas, Northeastern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola
El Cafecito de la Cubana (849) 816-1124 Creole 0.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Bayahibe Hispaniola
El Zaguan -- Creole 1.5 mi. Southeast of Central La Vega the Dominican Republic
El Gran Taino -- Creole 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central El Seibo Hispaniola
Robby Mar (809) 529-4926 Creole San Pedro De Macoris, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola
Tierra y Mar (809) 538-2436 Creole Samana, Northeastern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola

Some of the best Caribbean restaurants in the Dominican Republic are the ones you catch sight of - or scent of - while journeying to and from your hotel. Although, it's still smart to have a handful of favorites in mind. To read much more about the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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