Mexican Cuisine in the Dominican Republic

While staying in the Dominican Republic, expect to be able to sample a variety of places to sit down to a meal. But guests who seek Mexican cuisine in particular can't afford to miss the various establishments offering this cuisine on the menu. Fortunately, there's an over-abundance of dining options for this cuisine.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the very casual attitude at La Vecindad to the inviting dinner service at Coco Bongo, there's something special waiting for each visitor and any style of vacation desired.

The following list allows you to preview this full list of Mexican eateries available. On each restaurant's name, click to read more about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Mexicana Cantina Restaurant

Bavaro | (888) 751-4937

Mexicana Cantina Restaurant is a part of Memories Splash, and is a viable option worth considering if you're thinking about going to this area of the vicinity of Punta Cana. It is 3.5 miles north-northwest of Friusa. Considered a casual place to dine, it's like a mecca for hungry, intrigued travelers touring the town.

Rita's Cafe

Downtown Santo Domingo | (809) 688-9400

Rita's Cafe can be found in downtown Santo Domingo, near the middle of Santo Domingo. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its Mexican cuisine and seafood, but they're also known for steak.

D'Fella Empanadas

La Romana | (809) 813-2547

D'Fella Empanadas is located in the eastern outskirts of La Romana. When you're up for simply indulging in great Mexican fare, consider this place where the setting is casual.

D'Fella's has a menu filled with various empanada options including chicken and cheese, ham and cheese, pepperoni and cheese, crab, octopus, shrimp, fish, and lambi.

Pastrata Punta Cana Restaurant Business

Bavaro | (829) 645-6767

Pastrata Punta Cana Restaurant Business, on the premises of Hotel Green Coast, is situated in Bavaro, in the vicinity of Punta Cana; 1.8 miles to the east of Friusa. Seafood (of course) and Mexican flair are made for each other at this laid-back eatery.

Restaurante La Quinta

Santo Domingo | (809) 255-0606

Located just outside the heart of Santo Domingo, Restaurante La Quinta is a good option for vacationers thinking about visiting this part of the city and nearby areas. Patrons that are in the mood for tacos will especially love dining here during a visit to Santo Domingo.

Mexican Restaurants
Name Location Island Type Phone Number
Aguaceros Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 587-2796
Cafe Beller 6.6 mi. Southeast of Central Ferrier the Dominican Republic International, Mexican --
Coco Bongo 3.2 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 320-2259
D'Fella Empanadas 1.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana Hispaniola Latin American, Mexican (809) 813-2547
El Agave Cabarete Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 571-0772
El Patio San Francisco de Macoris Hispaniola International, Mexican (809) 244-1394
El Rincon Mexicano 0.1 mi. South of Central San Juan de la Maguana the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 557-3713
Esquinita de Kelvin 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Bani Hispaniola Latin American, Mexican (809) 522-4608
Fresco Cafe y Bistro 0.3 mi. North of Central Jarabacoa the Dominican Republic American, Mexican (809) 574-7744
Gordito's Fresh Mex 0.2 mi. West of Central Cabarete the Dominican Republic Mexican (829) 844-3434
La Parrillita Mexico 3.6 mi. Southeast of Central Friusa Hispaniola Mexican (809) 552-0130
La Playa by Nopal Juan Dolio, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Mexican (809) 526-1115
La Vecindad Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 633-2121
Los Gallos 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola Mexican (809) 731-0000
Los Huaraches Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 566-4023
Memories Mexican Restaurant 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola Fusion, Mexican (888) 751-4937
Mexicana Cantina Restaurant 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola Mexican (888) 751-4937
Mexico Lindo 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa Hispaniola Mexican (809) 476-7777
Mole 1.1 mi. Northeast of Central Friusa Hispaniola Mexican (809) 687-9923
Montezuma Bar and Grill 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 581-1111
Nexus Bar Zona Colonial, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Mexican --
Pastrata Punta Cana Restaurant Business 1.8 mi. East of Central Friusa Hispaniola Italian, Mexican (829) 645-6767
Restaurante Espia 0.2 mi. West of Central San Juan de la Maguana the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 557-5069
Restaurante La Quinta Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 255-0606
Rita's Cafe Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic Italian, Latin American, Mexican (809) 688-9400
Taco Bell Agora Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Mexican --
Taco Bell Camino Chiquito Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Mexican (312) 454-9066
Taco Bell Santiago de los Caballeros 0.8 mi. East of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 247-4390
Taqueria El Burrito Punta Cana, Eastern part of the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Mexican (809) 959-2015
Zokalo Cafe 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 226-0385

Similar Food

For something different in the same ballpark, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Sofrito (809) 221-4646 Latin American 3.8 mi. Northwest of Central El Macao Hispaniola
Bocana Beach Casa Club -- Latin American Boca Chica, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
El Tablon Latino (809) 581-3813 Latin American Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic
Fuego (809) 687-9923 Latin American 1.1 mi. Northeast of Central Friusa Hispaniola
Vista del Mar (809) 296-0303 Latin American Bonao, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola
El Carrito de Moshe (809) 574-7750 Latin American 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Jarabacoa the Dominican Republic
Rachel's Pasteleria -- Latin American Duverge, Western part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
Pico Pollo Salcedo -- Latin American 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Salcedo the Dominican Republic
Pizza Suany (809) 557-2704 Latin American 0.1 mi. West of Central San Juan de la Maguana the Dominican Republic
Chili's Santo Domingo (809) 955-3273 Tex-Mex Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best culinary offerings in the Dominican Republic are those that you run into during your daytime travels. However, you can't go wrong when you have a concrete plan for some meals. To find out more details about the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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