Spanish Cuisine in Punta Cana

If you can't get enough Spanish food, don't pass up a chance to satisfy your hunger. Though not terribly plentiful, there are a couple of places in the Dominican Republic serving this style of food.

With everything from the fine dining destination known as Passion by Martin Berasategui to the inviting dinner and lunch at Saborea, you are sure to find something worth sharing - or not, as the case may be.

Below, you can peek at the small set of popular Spanish eateries you'll run across during your stay. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to see more important info about its location, style, and more.

Saborea

The vicinity of Punta Cana | (829) 943-8118

Saborea is on the same premises as Kukua Beach Club. It is 2.7 miles north of Friusa. Fresh fish and Spanish panache make for an exciting meal at this colorful favorite. <p>Seafood is really the main focal point of the menu, and Saborea takes fresh, local ingredients and gets creative with them.</p>

La Fuente

The vicinity of Punta Cana | (809) 476-7777

La Fuente is on the same premises as Barceló Punta Cana, and is a viable option for people who are going to spend some time exploring this part of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. It's 3.6 miles north-northwest of Friusa. Speaking of delicious, specialty Spanish food, this place is particularly known for its seafood and tapas.

El Bodegon Steak House

The vicinity of Punta Cana | (888) 531-8927

El Bodegon Steak House, which is part of Ocean Blue Golf and Beach Resort All-inclusive, is located in the vicinity of Punta Cana, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the north of Friusa. Determined not to be a "stale" choice, not only does this place offer Spanish food and of course steak, but it's also known for tapas.

Passion by Martin Berasategui

The vicinity of Punta Cana | (809) 687-9923

Passion by Martin Berasategui is on the same premises as Paradisus Punta Cana, and is a logical choice worth considering if you're visiting this part of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. It's 1.1 miles northeast of Friusa. The style and service here is definitely a step above, which means diners who want to see elegant plates Spanish prepared meals will consider the trip worth it.

Similar Food

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Bamboo (809) 959-2262 Mediterranean 0.7 mi. South of Central Punta Cana
La Yola (809) 959-2262 Mediterranean 0.7 mi. South of Central Punta Cana
Aqua (809) 687-9923 Italian 12.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Surf and Crepes (809) 466-1726 French Central Punta Cana
Spumante (809) 221-4646 Italian 23.8 mi. Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Royalton Italian Trattoria (888) 751-4937 Italian 15.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Le Petit Jardin (809) 552-1581 Italian 0 mi. North of Central Punta Cana
La Comedie (809) 476-7777 French 15.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Bella Cucina (888) 751-4937 Italian 15.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Vespa (809) 221-2121 Italian 22.7 mi. Northwest of Central Punta Cana

Or if you're willing then you should try a signature dish, such as the tapas featured at Bites.

Some of the most memorable dining options in the Dominican Republic are the ones you find unexpectedly while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. Of course, it doesn't hurt to have a few favorites on the itinerary. To discover more concerning the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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