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 , 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, 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 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, part of, 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 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.
When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants below:
|(809) 731-0000||Caribbean||3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Friusa||Hispaniola|
|El Embarcadero||(809) 526-2202||Caribbean||Central Dominican Republic||Hispaniola|
|(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|
|(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|
|--||Creole||Cabrera, Northern part of Dominican Republic||Hispaniola|
|Casa Mami||(809) 618-6987||Creole||1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Cabarete||the Dominican Republic|
|(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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