Cuban Cuisine on Dominican Republic

If you've got a hankering for Cuban food, you might have a chance to spoil yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a few places in the Dominican Republic where you can sample some.

With plenty of variety, from the informal atmosphere at La Cantina to the fantastic breakfast, dinner and lunch at Cafe Cubano, there's a menu for every person in your party and for that special evening you're planning too.

Use the list below to scan and read details about the small collection of Cuban eateries you'll have the chance to check out as you're out on the town. On each restaurant's name, click to see more important info about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

La Cantina

Casa de Campo

La Cantina, on the premises of Casa de Campo, is located in Casa de Campo, a neighborhood in the vicinity of La Romana; 4.2 miles to the east-southeast of La Romana. When you're seeking darn good Cuban food without a big to-do, this simple restaurant is just the thing.

El Cafecito de la Cubana

Bayahibe | (849) 816-1124

El Cafecito de la Cubana is located in Bayahibe, a hamlet in the vicinity of La Romana; 11.2 miles to the east-southeast of La Romana. Though one might say the overall focus is Cuban-inspired cuisine, this place boasts about their coffee and seafood. Caribbean dishes are on the menu here, including fresh fried fish, lobster, shrimp, ropa vieja, and curry chicken. Wash it down with a flavorful smoothie or a mojito.

Baco Restaurant

San Jose De Ocoa | (809) 558-2368

Baco Restaurant, part of Hotel Baco, is located in San Jose De Ocoa, a town in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; 21.9 miles to the northwest of Bani. Vacationers who are compelled to eat sandwiches will especially enjoy stopping here during a trip to San Jose De Ocoa.

Cafe Cubano

Sosua | (809) 571-3493

Cafe Cubano is located in Sosua, a town in the vicinity of Puerto Plata; 11 miles (18 kilometers) to the east of Puerto Plata. It's worth noting that within the genre of food with Cuban flair, this visitor favorite is especially proud of their coffee and sandwiches.

Similar Food

El Cabito Restaurant

When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Isla (809) 731-0000 Caribbean 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola
El Embarcadero (809) 526-2202 Caribbean Central Dominican Republic Hispaniola
Casa Bella (809) 562-9191 Caribbean 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Juanillo Hispaniola
Sunset Garden Cafe (829) 285-0227 Caribbean 0.1 mi. South of Central Samana Hispaniola
Thesaurus Café (809) 581-1818 Creole 1.5 mi. East of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic
Robby Mar (809) 529-4926 Creole San Pedro De Macoris, Central Dominican Republic Hispaniola
Mira Mar Restaurant -- Creole Cabrera, Northern part of Dominican Republic Hispaniola
Casa Mami (809) 618-6987 Creole 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic
Tierra y Mar (809) 538-2436 Creole Samana, Northeastern part of Dominican Republic Hispaniola
El Cabito Restaurant (829) 697-9506 Creole 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Arroyo Del Cabo Hispaniola

Visitors often find that the best culinary offerings in the Dominican Republic are those you find suddenly as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. That being said, that doesn't mean you can't plan on visiting specific venues. To discover even more regarding the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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