Almost everywhere in the Dominican Republic, expect to come upon a tempting spread of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. Those who adore French cuisine particularly should pay attention to the various establishments that dub it their specialty. If you're wondering how common it is, there's an incredible amount of choices for food prepared in this style.
The list below allows you to get a taste for the large collection of restaurants specializing in French food in the Dominican Republic. Click on one of the options to read more about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.
Coquette, part of Breathless Punta Cana Resort and Spa, is located near El Macao; it's to the northwest of Friusa. This restaurant offers a fine setting with even finer dishes, which means those who have finer taste as well as a taste for French culinary creations shouldn't overlook this option. The decor here is refined, with green and purple furniture accenting the contemporary design. Formal attire is required.
Set 2.5 miles west of Las Terrenas, The Atlantis Restaurant is on the premises of Hotel Atlantis, and is a logical selection worth considering if you are thinking about visiting this part of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. It's 17.2 miles west-northwest of Samana. Happily identified by tourists as an informal place to dine, it's great when you don't want to get too fancy. French cuisine made with local products gives each dish at the Atlantis a unique twist.
La Taberna Vasca is located near the center of Zona Colonial. For those visitors hoping to find darn good French food in a relaxed atmosphere, this mellow, informal restaurant stands out. The menu at La Taberna Vasca is filled with traditional French offerings, like duck confit and ceviches.
Located 0.7 miles northwest of Bayahibe, Bordeaux is on the same premises as, and is a good option for you to consider if you're going to check out this part of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. It's 10.7 miles east-southeast of La Romana. Guests should expect fancy, fine foods in a setting for special occasions requiring something beyond the fare from street vendors and snack bars. This is one of the few restaurants on property at which dining is done completely indoors.
Cafe de Paris is on Calle Sanchez. It is 27.1 miles north-northeast of San Francisco de Macoris. Salty, fresh seafood and French panache make for an exciting meal at this enjoyable place. Breakfast, seafood, French and Italian fare, and beers are what you'll find on the menu here.
|Bordeaux||0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Bayahibe||Hispaniola||French||--|
|Cafe de Paris||0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Rio San Juan||Hispaniola||French, Italian||(809) 778-0687|
|0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua||the Dominican Republic||French||(849) 632-5818|
|Chez Denise||1.4 mi. North of Central Arroyo Del Cabo||Hispaniola||French||(809) 538-0219|
|Boca Chica, Central Dominican Republic||the Dominican Republic||French||--|
|Coquette||3.8 mi. Northwest of Central El Macao||Hispaniola||French||(809) 221-4646|
|1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Barahona||the Dominican Republic||French, Latin American||--|
|0.8 mi. Northwest of Central Monte Cristi||the Dominican Republic||French, International||(809) 957-2091|
|El Monte Azul||1.6 mi. Southeast of Central Arroyo Del Cabo||Hispaniola||Asian Fusion, French||(849) 249-3640|
|Downtown Santo Domingo||the Dominican Republic||French||(809) 412-7918|
|3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa||Hispaniola||French||(809) 476-7777|
|0.2 mi. Southeast of Central Samana||Hispaniola||French||(809) 538-2388|
|La Taberna Vasca||Zona Colonial, Central Dominican Republic||the Dominican Republic||French||(809) 221-0079|
|0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Las Terrenas||Hispaniola||French, Mediterranean||(809) 240-6730|
|Le Bistro||Cabarete, Northern part of Dominican Republic||the Dominican Republic||French||(809) 868-0595|
|0.2 mi. Southeast of Central Samana||Hispaniola||French||(829) 994-2951|
|Morua Mai||0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua||the Dominican Republic||Continental, French, Italian||(809) 571-3682|
|0.6 mi. East of Central Cabarete||the Dominican Republic||French||(809) 571-0607|
|Paco Cabana||0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Las Terrenas||Hispaniola||French||(809) 240-5301|
|4.5 mi. Southeast of Central Friusa||Hispaniola||French||(809) 466-1726|
|The Atlantis Restaurant||2.5 mi. West of Central Las Terrenas||Hispaniola||French||(809) 240-6111|
|2.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana||Hispaniola||French||(809) 550-5650|
When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at places like the following:
|--||Italian||Cabarete, Northern part of Dominican Republic||the Dominican Republic|
|(809) 734-1000||Italian||Santiago De Los Caballeros||the Dominican Republic|
|(809) 731-0000||Mediterranean||3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Friusa||Hispaniola|
|El Chiringuito Italian Restaurant||(809) 226-1590||Italian||4.4 mi. West of Central Rio San Juan||Hispaniola|
|(809) 552-1546||Mediterranean||0.7 mi. North of Central Friusa||Hispaniola|
|(809) 574-6880||Italian||Jarabacoa, Northwestern part of Dominican Republic||the Dominican Republic|
|(809) 571-3925||Creole||Sosua, Northern part of Dominican Republic||the Dominican Republic|
|La Taperia||(809) 908-2486||Spanish||Central Dominican Republic||the Dominican Republic|
|Merengue Pizzeria||(809) 525-8990||Italian||Bonao, Central Dominican Republic||Hispaniola|
|--||Creole||4.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Las Terrenas||Hispaniola|
Visitors often find that the best dining options in the Dominican Republic are the ones you stumble upon as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. But, keeping a few restaurants in your travel plans, will keep your mind at ease. To find out more details about the culinary options awaiting you, check out this page.
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