American Cuisine in Punta Cana

While exploring the Dominican Republic, expect to be impressed by the delicious array of restaurant gems preparing local ingredients. If you have a taste for American food in particular, then you won't want to miss the various establishments serving this favorite. If you're wondering how common it is, there's dozens of options just for this type of food.

With options including everything from the very casual favorite named Blue Marlin to the wonderful breakfast service at Chiquita Bonita, there's something special waiting for each guest and even for a memorable date night.

Below, get a taste for the wide selection of American restaurants in the Dominican Republic. For each option that interests you, click the name to see more important info about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

Blue Lagoon Pool-Bar Restaurant

The vicinity of Punta Cana | (809) 695-5555

Blue Lagoon Pool-Bar Restaurant is a part of Eden Roc Cap Cana, and is a smart choice for people thinking about staying near this section of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. Cap Cana is approximately a mile and a half (approximately three kilometers) to the south. If it doesn't feel right to dress up just for indulging in tasty American cuisine, stop by this local option where the whole vibe is very laid-back.

Light afternoon snacks, lunch items, and signature cocktails are available to order poolside.

Barefoot Grill

Uvero Alto | (809) 221-4646

Barefoot Grill, on the premises of Breathless Punta Cana Resort and Spa, is located near El Macao; it's to the northwest of Friusa. Got hamburgers on the brain? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, remember the name Barefoot Grill and make it a priority on your agenda.

Barefoot Grill is one of the most casual restaurants on the property, allowing guests to dine in their bathing suits.

Outback Steakhouse Bavaro

Bavaro | (809) 552-8878

Outback Steakhouse Bavaro is located at Palma Real Shopping Village, and is a good option for travelers thinking about going to this part of the vicinity of Punta Cana. From the restaurant, Friusa is two and a half miles (three and a half kilometers) to the west-northwest. Do you just have to have steak during your visit to the Dominican Republic? Then make this restaurant a done-deal, as far as your itinerary goes.

Outback favorites include ribs and chicken on the barbie, steaks, and firecracker salmon. Their menu is filled with delicious appetizers, soups, salads, and desserts as well.

La Esquina de Yeya

Punta Cana | (809) 399-1979

La Esquina de Yeya is located in the heart of Punta Cana. Not only is this restaurant famed for American creations and one favorite, hamburgers, but they're also quite the favorite for hot dogs.

Hard Rock Cafe Punta Cana

The vicinity of Punta Cana | (809) 52-0594

Hard Rock Cafe Punta Cana is a logical choice for vacationers who are going to be spending time seeing this part of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. It is 2.2 miles east-southeast of Friusa. Do you just have to have hamburgers during your visit to the Dominican Republic? If you say yes, you'll likely agree Hard Rock Cafe Punta Cana could be a priority on your agenda.

The menu at Hard Rock is distinctly American with indulgent appetizers, great burgers, steak, and chicken dishes, and a full bar available as well.

American Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Antonio Steak House 11.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 543-0606
Barefoot Grill 23.8 mi. Northwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 221-4646
Blue Lagoon Pool-Bar Restaurant 4.6 mi. South West of Central Punta Cana American (809) 695-5555
Blue Marlin 4.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 562-9191
Brassa Grill & Bar 0.7 mi. South of Central Punta Cana American (809) 959-2262
Burger King Punta Cana Central Punta Cana American --
Cafetto 15.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 731-0000
Chiquita Bonita 11.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana American --
El Coral 15.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 476-7777
Gabi Beach 12.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 687-9923
Hard Rock Cafe Punta Cana Central Punta Cana American (809) 52-0594
La Esquina de Yeya 0 mi. North of Central Punta Cana American (809) 399-1979
Memories Sports Bar 15.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana American, International (888) 751-4937
Miramar Buffet 15.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 476-7777
Munchies 22.7 mi. Northwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 221-2121
Outback Steakhouse Bavaro Central Punta Cana American (809) 552-8878
Santa Fe Steak House 15.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 476-7777
Strikers Sport Bar 15.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 476-7777
The Grill 0.7 mi. South of Central Punta Cana American (809) 959-2262
The Steakhouse 4.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Punta Cana American (809) 562-9191

Similar Food

Also worth considering if you really love American food, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at restaurants like Bohio Dominicano and Citrus Restaurant, both of which offer Creole cuisine.

Or those interested in something specific should consider sampling a signature item like the barbecue at Oesterreicherhaus.

Some of the most memorable kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in the Dominican Republic are those you stumble upon while walking around during the day. At the same time, that doesn't mean you can't have a handful of favorites in mind. To find out more information about the culinary options available to you, check out this page.

 

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