French Cuisine in the Dominican Republic

During your travels through the Dominican Republic, expect to be overwhelmed by the savory selection of places to sit down to a meal. When your preference is French food, you should take note of the places that dub it their specialty. There's an enormous pool of restaurants for this cuisine.

With choices such as the very casual favorite named Trigo de Oro to the inviting dinner service at Coquette, there is a choice for every visitor and every style of vacation.

Use the list below to get a taste for the large collection of French restaurants available. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to view more information about its location, style, and more.

The Atlantis Restaurant

The Samana Peninsula | (809) 240-6111

The Atlantis Restaurant, on the premises of Hotel Atlantis, is located 2.5 miles west of Las Terrenas, a village in the Samana Peninsula; it is within driving distance to the west-northwest of Samana. Considered a casual type of restaurant, it's not hard to see why people come here to "put their feet up".

French cuisine made with local products gives each dish at the Atlantis a unique twist.

Coquette

Uvero Alto | (809) 221-4646

Coquette, on the premises of Breathless Punta Cana Resort and Spa, is located near El Macao; it is to the northwest of Friusa. At this restaurant standards and expectations are high, so guests who aren't opposed to splurging on French fare shouldn't overlook this option.

The decor here is refined, with green and purple furniture accenting the contemporary design. Formal attire is required.

Chez Mon Ami

Bavaro | (829) 741-2300

Chez Mon Ami is located in Bavaro, in the vicinity of Punta Cana; 1.7 miles to the east of Friusa. Fresh catches from and French flavors make for a bold combo at this well-liked restaurant.

Bordeaux

The vicinity of La Romana | (809) 221-8880

Located 0.7 miles northwest of Bayahibe, Bordeaux is on the premises of Dreams La Romana, and is a popular choice that's worth considering if you're going to be visiting this area of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. In case you're wondering, La Romana is ten and a half miles (17 kilometers) to the west-northwest. As soon as guests hear about it, they're already here for fantastic, fine foods served in an atmosphere for special occasions requiring something beyond quick-service places.

Cafe de Paris

Rio San Juan | (809) 778-0687

Cafe de Paris is found in the northwestern part of Rio San Juan, a town in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; 27 miles (43 and a half kilometers) to the north-northeast of San Francisco de Macoris. Fresh fish from the Dominican Republic's coasts and French flair are a great pair at this informal place.

Breakfast, seafood, French and Italian fare, and beers are what you'll find on the menu here.

French Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Bordeaux 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Bayahibe Hispaniola French (809) 221-8880
Cafe de Paris 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola French, Italian (809) 778-0687
Carpe Diem 0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua the Dominican Republic French (849) 632-5818
Chez Marius Boca Chica, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic French --
Chez Mon Ami 1.7 mi. East of Central Friusa Hispaniola French (829) 741-2300
Coquette 3.8 mi. Northwest of Central El Macao Hispaniola French (809) 221-4646
CostaSur 1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Barahona the Dominican Republic French, Latin American --
El Monte Azul 1.6 mi. Southeast of Central Arroyo Del Cabo Hispaniola Asian Fusion, French (849) 249-3640
La Cava del Rey Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic French (809) 412-7918
La Comedie 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola French (809) 476-7777
La Mata Rosada 0.2 mi. Southeast of Central Samana Hispaniola French (809) 538-2388
La Terrasse 0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Las Terrenas Hispaniola French, Mediterranean (809) 240-6730
Le Bistro Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic French (809) 868-0595
Le Royal Snack 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
Otra Cosa 0.6 mi. East of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic French (809) 571-0607
The Atlantis Restaurant 2.5 mi. West of Central Las Terrenas Hispaniola French (809) 240-6111
Trigo de Oro 2.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana Hispaniola French (809) 550-5650

Similar Food

El Cabito Restaurant

When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, there are more options from this same flavor palette at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
La Dolce Vita (809) 240-5069 Italian 0.4 mi. North of Central Las Terrenas Hispaniola
Meson Iberia (809) 530-7200 Spanish The Eastern side of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola
Gri-Gri (829) 705-2894 Creole 1.4 mi. North of Central Arroyo Del Cabo Hispaniola
Polanco Restaurant (809) 586-9174 Creole Downtown Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic
Cafe del Mar (809) 503-6363 Spanish 1.5 mi. South West of Central Samana Hispaniola
Aqua Millennium (809) 571-0395 Italian Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
Bella Italia -- Italian Juan Dolio, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola
Avalon Ristorante (809) 571-9946 Italian 6.8 mi. West of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic
Aromas (809) 621-0000 Mediterranean Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
Gino in Trastevere -- Italian 4.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana Hispaniola

Guests often find that the best dining destinations in the Dominican Republic are those you stumble upon while journeying to and from your hotel. However, noting the important details of a few intriguing establishments in your travel plans, is recommended no matter the size of your group. To read more information about the culinary options available to you, check out this page.

 

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