French Cuisine in the Dominican Republic

While exploring the Dominican Republic, you'll be overwhelmed by the plentiful supply of places to sit down to a meal. When your preference is French food, you won't want to miss the various establishments known for these fun flavors. When it's time to narrow the list, you'll find there's more than enough restaurants for food prepared in this style.

With everything from the informal destination known as Carpe Diem to the beautiful smells of dinner and lunch at Chez Denise, there's a menu for every person in your party and every style of vacation.

The following list allows you to get a taste for the rather large selection of places serving French cuisine in the Dominican Republic. Click on one of the options to read more about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Coquette

Uvero Alto | (809) 221-4646

Located in Uvero Alto, near El Macao, Coquette is on the premises of Breathless Punta Cana Resort and Spa. From the restaurant, Friusa is to the southeast. As soon as guests hear about it, they're already here for an over-the-top dining experience for special occasions requiring something beyond quick-service restaurants.

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

The Atlantis Restaurant

The Samana Peninsula | (809) 240-6111

The Atlantis Restaurant, a part of Hotel Atlantis, is located 2.5 miles west of Las Terrenas, a village in the Samana Peninsula; it's within driving distance to the west-northwest of Samana. Gladly termed an informal type of restaurant, it's like a mecca for hungry, intrigued travelers touring the town.

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

Bordeaux

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

Located 0.7 miles northwest of Bayahibe, Bordeaux is located at Dreams La Romana, and is a smart choice worth considering if you are thinking about staying near this area of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. It's 10.7 miles east-southeast of La Romana. Guests should expect fantastic, fine foods served in an atmosphere for special occasions requiring something beyond pub grub and beachy eats.

Cafe de Paris

Rio San Juan | (809) 778-0687

Cafe de Paris is on Calle Sanchez. It is 27.1 miles north-northeast of San Francisco de Macoris. Seafood (of course) and French panache go well together at this well-liked eatery.

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

Le Bistro

Cabarete | (809) 868-0595

Le Bistro is a logical selection worth considering if you are thinking about visiting this town or nearby. It is east of Puerto Plata. Craving a great plate of food in a friendly, informal location? Then start strolling towards the low-key surroundings at this bistro.

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 Denise 1.4 mi. North of Central Arroyo Del Cabo Hispaniola French (809) 538-0219
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 Bistro 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
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
Paco Cabana 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Las Terrenas Hispaniola French (809) 240-5301
Surf and Crepes 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
Trigo de Oro 2.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana Hispaniola French (809) 550-5650

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If you seek even more options in this same genre, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Casa Mami (809) 618-6987 Creole 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic
Pizzeraa Alondra (809) 550-4115 Italian La Romana Hispaniola
Mundo Pizza (809) 584-1991 Italian Nagua, Northern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola
Restaurant La Locanda-Naco (809) 227-1197 Italian Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic
Aqua Millennium (809) 571-0395 Italian Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
Angelo (809) 686-3586 Italian Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic
Meson De Bari (809) 687-4091 Creole Zona Colonial, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
Pizzeria Leonel (809) 557-6690 Italian 0.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central San Juan de la Maguana the Dominican Republic
Pizzeria Social Club (809) 521-9844 Italian Azua, Western part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
La Locanda-La Romana (809) 550-7555 Italian 2.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana Hispaniola

Some of the most memorable foods in the Dominican Republic are the ones you didn't think you'd ever wander into while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. However, jotting down at least a couple dining options on your itinerary, allows you to stay flexible. To read much more about the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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