Mexican Cuisine in the Dominican Republic

Throughout the Dominican Republic, expect to happen upon a wide selection of restaurants and other dining options. Fans of Mexican cuisine won't want to miss those restaurants that dub it their specialty. In terms of availability, there's an over-abundance of dining options for this type of food alone.

With everything from the informal attitude at Taqueria El Burrito to the inviting breakfast, dinner and lunch at El Agave Cabarete, you may very well stumble upon something worth fighting over.

The following list allows you to get a taste for the numerous Mexican establishments to be enjoyed. You can click each restaurant's name to discover the details about its location, ambiance, and more.

Don Nacho Taquería

Santo Domingo | (809) 549-5804

Don Nacho Taquería, which is on the premises of Ágora Mall, is located toward the center of Santo Domingo. Looking for Mexican food, but tacos in particular? If this describes your cravings, there's no shame in it being a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.

Despite being a food court restaurant, they take great pride in the quality of their food. Everything is fresh and even the tortillas are homemade. Menu offerings include fajitas, quesadillas, burritos, tacos, and of course, nachos.

Restaurante La Quinta

Santo Domingo | (809) 255-0606

Positioned near the heart of Santo Domingo, Restaurante La Quinta is a logical choice for guests who are going to be spending time seeing this part of the city and the immediate surrounding area. Consider stopping by Santo Domingo when you want the familiar, inviting flavor profile of tacos.

D'Fella Empanadas

La Romana | (809) 813-2547

D'Fella Empanadas is located along the eastern outskirts of La Romana. When you'd rather not get all dressed up before digging into a helping of Mexican cuisine, come to this dining option where you'll find the setting to be relaxed.

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.

Chi Chi's Burrito Hut

Sosua | (829) 717-0599

Chi Chi's Burrito Hut is found in just outside the heart of Sosua. You'd be lucky to find yourself in Sosua if you love Canadian food, but especially crave tacos.

Rita's Cafe

Downtown Santo Domingo | (809) 688-9400

Rita's Cafe is situated in downtown Santo Domingo, near the heart of Santo Domingo. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its Mexican food and seafood, but here they're also known for steak.

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 --
Chi Chi's Burrito Hut 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua the Dominican Republic Canadian, Mexican (829) 717-0599
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
Desperado Mexican Cantina 3.7 mi. Northwest of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Mexican --
Don Nacho Taquería Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 549-5804
El Agave Juan Dolio, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola Mexican (809) 526-2449
El Agave Cabarete Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 571-0772
El Carnero 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Salcedo the Dominican Republic Latin American, Mexican (809) 577-4070
El Jalapeño 0.9 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua the Dominican Republic Mexican (305) 774-0040
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
Family Taco La Vega the Dominican Republic Mexican (809) 573-2249
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
Kipes Bojos Downtown Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Mexican --
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 Charros Y Los Pinches Chaparros 3.5 mi. Northwest of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Latin American, Mexican (809) 970-3332
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
Tostacos & Sushito 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Puerto Plata the Dominican Republic Caribbean, International, Japanese, Mexican, Tex-Mex (809) 261-3330
Xoxolati 1.3 mi. Northeast of Central Juanillo Hispaniola Mexican --
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 similar ingredients and influences at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location Island
Restaurante Oasis Italiana (829) 926-9796 Latin American 0.4 mi. Northeast of Central Ojeda the Dominican Republic
Concho Loco (809) 571-0772 Latin American Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
Mimosa (809) 866-0911 South American Zona Colonial, Central the Dominican Republic the Dominican Republic
Restaurant Damaris (829) 280-8697 Latin American 2.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Estero Hondo the Dominican Republic
Cheo's Cafe (809) 589-2377 Latin American 0.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola
Barra Payan (809) 689-6654 Latin American Downtown Santo Domingo the Dominican Republic
Pandaria Cibao (809) 247-6318 Latin American 0.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic
Picanha Rodizio Grill (809) 971-5900 Brazilian 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros the Dominican Republic
La Costera (829) 338-4129 Latin American 0.7 mi. North of Central Sosua the Dominican Republic
Tipico Banoa (809) 296-6000 Latin American Bonao, Central the Dominican Republic Hispaniola

Some of the best culinary offerings in the Dominican Republic are those you stumble upon while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. Of course, that doesn't mean you can't have a handful of favorites in mind. To read even more concerning the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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