Vegetarian Cuisine in the Dominican Republic

While staying in the Dominican Republic, expect to encounter a tempting spread of restaurant gems preparing local ingredients. But guests who seek vegetarian cuisine in particular should pay attention to the various establishments offering this cuisine on the menu. Fortunately, there's a respectable number of restaurants within this culinary category.

With plenty of variety, from the very casual setting of Delicias Integrales to the lovely breakfast, brunch and lunch at Friends, there's something in store for each visitor and all types of budgets.

Take a moment to pursue the large collection of restaurants serving vegetarian cuisine throughout the Dominican Republic. For each of the options, click to view more information about its hours, location, and other offerings.

Jardin Verde

Santo Domingo | (809) 565-2084

Set just outside the heart of Santo Domingo, Jardin Verde is at 18A Salvador Sturla . If you're not looking to doll-up before tucking into a decent plate of vegetarian food, come to this dining option where the whole vibe is very laid-back.

Organic vegan and vegetarian dishes with a Chinese leaning is what you'll find here, from handmade noodles to rice based pastry, and even Eastern teas.

Antojitos D' Lauren

Constanza | (809) 530-2900

Antojitos D' Lauren is located near the middle of Constanza, a town in the Western side of the Dominican Republic; 16.1 miles to the south-southwest of Jarabacoa. Looking for Italian food, but pizza in particular? Then you might discover that dining here is the one stop that you'll each love for a different reason.

Set in a bright yellow building with a red roof, this restaurant is more about the quality of the pizza than the style of the dining room. Patio furniture fills the room, arranged so as many guests can fit into the room and chow down on pie as possible.

Restaurante Vegetariano Raices

Downtown Santo Domingo | (809) 685-9879

Located near the middle of Santo Domingo, Restaurante Vegetariano Raices is a good option worth considering if you're going to explore this neighborhood. Patrons that are in the mood for health food will especially enjoy eating here during a visit to downtown Santo Domingo.

Algeria Cafe Lounge

Cabarete | (849) 630-1002

Algeria Cafe Lounge is a good choice for guests thinking about spending some time seeing this town and its environs. It's east of Puerto Plata. Although some delight in the general selection of vegetarian cuisine, this possible dining pick eagerly offers their bagels and sandwiches.


Cabarete | (809) 571-9733


Friends is on Calle Principal. Puerto Plata is to the west. Looking for European food, but coffee in particular? Even if it's outside your norm, you may as well make this place the one thing everyone will harmonize over.

Although considered a French bakery, Friends actually has an international menu that includes smoothies, milkshakes, and fresh baked breads.

vegetarian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Algeria Cafe Lounge Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic Caribbean, Vegetarian (849) 630-1002
Ananda Vegetarian Restaurant Downtown Santo Domingo Vegetarian (809) 628-7153
Antojitos D' Lauren 0.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Constanza Italian, Vegetarian (809) 530-2900
Centro Naturista De Orientación Alimentaria Nutrabien 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central La Vega Caribbean, Latin American, Vegetarian (809) 242-3069
Crudo Restaurant Zona Colonial, Central the Dominican Republic Vegetarian (809) 689-0796
Delicias Integrales Downtown Santo Domingo Latin American, Vegetarian (809) 947-8312
Friends Cabarete, Northern part of the Dominican Republic European, Vegetarian (809) 571-9733
Jardin Verde Central the Dominican Republic Chinese, Vegan, Vegetarian (809) 565-2084
Naturales Tes 2.2 mi. East of Central Santiago De Los Caballeros Asian, Vegetarian --
Restaurante Vegetariano Raices Downtown Santo Domingo Vegetarian (809) 685-9879

Similar Food


In addition to what you see above, you'll also want to try a classic main dish that's available elsewhere. If you're interested, be sure to look at any of these restaurants and their food:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location Island
Memories Buffet (888) 751-4937 Health Food 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Friusa
Kite Club Cafe (829) 644-8404 Health Food 1.4 mi. Northwest of Central Cabarete
Karaya (809) 571-1507 Health Food 3.5 mi. Northeast of Central Sosua

Sometimes, the most exciting foods in the Dominican Republic are the ones that you catch sight of - or scent of - during your daytime travels. But, writing down the addresses of a few restaurants on the list, is recommended no matter the size of your group. To find out much more regarding the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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