Restaurant Options in Santo Domingo

The Zone Colonial area of Santo Dominigo is where you'll find the highest concentration of tourists stopping for a bite to eat. While there are plenty of fine establishments in the area, overall they tend to be international restaurants that cater to tourists who may not be very adventurous eaters. In order to get a true taste of how locals eat, look on the outskirts of town where the locally-owned restaurants add a little spice to your dining options.

Caribbean and Local

For guests who enjoy finding interesting foods that are particular to the destinations they visit, Santo Domingo offers a terrific range of local choices to choose from. Mexican and Latin American dishes are among the more popular choices you'll find in the area. Remember that you will be able read further information for each of the options shown on the page by clicking the links.

Sol y Luna is located at Aurora Del Sol and offers a couple of cuisine options to choose from, including Caribbean and Spanish. Local cuisine meets International fare at Sol y Luna, the main restaurant at Hotel Aurora del Sol.

You may want to consider dining at Cane. Gourmet fusion fare is all the rage here, with Latin and Caribbean spices working together to create a menu of flavorful dishes. Guests will find them at 1059 Abraham Lincoln Avenue.

Barra Payan: There is something to said about following tradition, and here on the island it is traditional to stop at Barra Payan at least once during your stay for a good old fashioned sandwich. There is history in each bite, something not every restaurant can say about their food. You can find them at 140 Trienta de Marzo.

Use the table just below to find information on related possibilities in the region.

Caribbean and Local Restaurants in Santo Domingo
Name Location Type Phone Number
Barra Payan Downtown Santo Domingo Creole, Latin American (809) 689-6654
Cafe Fuente Caribe Downtown Santo Domingo Caribbean (809) 547-2634
Cane Central Santo Domingo Latin American (809) 368-2200
Delicias Integrales Downtown Santo Domingo Latin American, Vegetarian (809) 947-8312
Don Nacho Taquería Central Santo Domingo Mexican (809) 549-5804
Exquisiteces Virginia Downtown Santo Domingo Latin American (809) 333-9001
Gallo Pinto Restaurant Central Santo Domingo Latin American (809) 567-4345
La Cafeteria Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Creole --
La Fonda Criolla Central Santo Domingo Creole --
La Vecindad Central Santo Domingo Mexican (809) 633-2121
Los Huaraches Central Santo Domingo Mexican (809) 566-4023
Meson De Bari Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Creole, Latin American (809) 687-4091
Miel y Canela Downtown Santo Domingo Creole (809) 682-1204
Nexus Bar Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Mexican --
Restaurante La Quinta Central Santo Domingo Mexican (809) 255-0606
Rita's Cafe Downtown Santo Domingo Italian, Latin American, Mexican (809) 688-9400
Sol y Luna Central Santo Domingo Caribbean, Spanish (809) 483-3313
Taco Bell Agora Central Santo Domingo Mexican --
Taco Bell Camino Chiquito Central Santo Domingo Mexican (312) 454-9066

European and Asian

If you and your group are craving some European cuisine, you will find many different options to pick from in the area. In addition to Italian cuisine, you will be able to find Spanish and International options, among others.

Jade Teriyaki is a notable eating establishment you might try. You can grab a bite fro 10:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Visitors will be able to find them on Avenida John F. Kennedy.

Jardin Verde has a few different cuisines to try, including Chinese and vegetarian. 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. You will find them at 18A Salvador Sturla .

You might want to think about dining at Friends Restaurant and Lounge. The restaurant at the Aladino Hotel is a funky, modern spot to dine. With an international menu and fun events like themed food nights, karaoke, and happy hours, there's something for everyone to enjoy. You will find them at 34 H Pieter - Naco.

Take some time to go through the chart right below in order to view the relevant restaurants that can be found within Santo Domingo.

European and Asian Restaurants in Santo Domingo
Name Location Type Phone Number
Aka Central Santo Domingo Japanese (809) 338-1166
Angelo Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 686-3586
Bonsai Sushi Central Santo Domingo Asian Fusion, Japanese (829) 544-7921
Cafe Bellini Downtown Santo Domingo International, Italian (809) 686-3387
Caffe Milano Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 540-1572
Casa Avila Central Santo Domingo Spanish --
Chino de Mariscos Central Santo Domingo Chinese (809) 532-8350
D Pedro Pizza Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 539-8012
Domino's Agora Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 540-1657
Domino's Pizza Gazcue Downtown Santo Domingo Italian --
Don Pepe Downtown Santo Domingo Spanish (809) 563-4440
Double´s Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Irish --
Friends Restaurant and Lounge Central Santo Domingo International, Spanish (809) 567-0144
Heladeraa Italiana Santo Domingo Italian (809) 922-3698
Jade Teriyaki Central Santo Domingo Chinese, Japanese (809) 979-3473
Jardin Verde Central Santo Domingo Chinese, Vegan, Vegetarian (809) 565-2084
La Briciola Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 688-5055
La Cava del Rey Downtown Santo Domingo French (809) 412-7918
La Taperia Central Santo Domingo Spanish (809) 908-2486
Mama's Pizza Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 328-5773
Meson De La Cava Central Santo Domingo International, Spanish (809) 533-2818
Michael's Pizza Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 227-2302
No. 1 Buffet Downtown Santo Domingo Chinese (809) 531-6868
Nonna Rossa Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 547-1547
Pala Pizza Ave España 2.8 mi. East of Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 566-0500
Pala Pizza Malecon Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 566-0500
Papa John's Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo Italian --
Petrus Pizza Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Italian --
Pizza Hut Agora Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 620-2020
Pizza Hut Calle 12 de Julio Central Santo Domingo Italian --
Pizza Il Forno Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 540-5594
Pizzarelli Agora Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 274-7492
Pizzarelli Downtown Downtown Santo Domingo Italian --
Pizzeraa Il Capo Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 534-6252
Pizzeria Anlysis Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 568-3897
Pizzeria Cafeteria Rosario Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 369-1026
Restaurant La Locanda-Naco Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 227-1197
Restaurant Vesuvio Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 221-1954
Restaurant Vizcaya Downtown Santo Domingo Spanish (809) 686-2466
Rita's Cafe Downtown Santo Domingo Italian, Latin American, Mexican (809) 688-9400
Segafredo Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 683-1313
Sol y Luna Central Santo Domingo Caribbean, Spanish (809) 483-3313
The Pizza House 5.2 mi. East of Central Santo Domingo Italian (809) 598-8104
Todo Pizzas Michel's Downtown Santo Domingo Italian (809) 533-4019
Valentino Agora Central Santo Domingo Spanish (809) 378-2304
Yokomo Sushi-Bella Vista Central Santo Domingo Japanese (809) 732-5999
Yokomo Sushi-Gazcue Downtown Santo Domingo Japanese (809) 732-5999
Yokomo Sushi-Los Prados Central Santo Domingo Japanese (809) 732-5999
Yokomo Sushi-Naco Central Santo Domingo Japanese (809) 732-5999

International

NABU

International food is a tremendously popular choice in Santo Domingo. This is a region that has tremendous cultural diversity, so it's no surprise that it has plenty of culinary diversity too.

El Cafetal Restaurant is located at Hotel Santo Domingo and is an International option found in downtown Santo Domingo. El Cafetal Restaurant is open daily from 6:30 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. The property is located on Ave. Independencia.

Napolitano's Terrace: Their drink menu has white wine, champagne, red wine, tinto and cocktails. If you don't want to drink but still want to enjoy a fruity drink in the sun, you can order a non-alcoholic cocktail too. Visitors will find them at 51 George Washington Avenue.

Pate Palo is a great restaurant in the area to consider. Continental cuisine fills up the menu at Pat'e Palo, with each dish flavored to perfection. They are situated at 21 La Atarazana Street.

Quisqueya Restaurant is located at Renaissance Jaragua Hotel and Casino and is a buffet located in downtown Santo Domingo. Quisqueya Restaurant at the Renaissance Santo Domingo Jaragua Hotel & Casino starts each day with a delectable breakfast buffet and gradually moves towards an a la carte menu for guests who stay for lunch. You will find them at 367 George Washington Avenue.

Be sure to view the chart down below to get specifics about these kinds of options in the area.

International Restaurants in Santo Domingo
Name Location Phone Number
Cafe Bellini Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 686-3387
Chef Pepper Agora Central Santo Domingo (809) 565-4068
Conde De Penalba Restaurant Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo (809) 688-7121
Deli Beef Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 533-2335
El Cafetal Restaurant Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 221-1511
Friends Restaurant and Lounge Central Santo Domingo (809) 567-0144
Kaffetto´s Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 221-0000
La Dolcerie Restaurant Central Santo Domingo (809) 338-0814
Los Balcones Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 549-2525
Meson De La Cava Central Santo Domingo (809) 533-2818
Mimosa Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo (809) 866-0911
NABU Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 221-0000
Napolitano's Terrace Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 687-1131
Pate Palo Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo (809) 687-8089
Plaza Europa Restaurant Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 571-3335
Quisqueya Restaurant Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 221-2222
Quiznos Agora Central Santo Domingo (809) 621-5556 ext. 7050
Rancho Steak House Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 535-4817
Trapiche Restaurant Downtown Santo Domingo (809) 685-1010
Winston Grill & Patio Central Santo Domingo --

American and Other

Hard Rock Cafe Zona Colonial

You'll be able to choose from a large number of establishments serving American meals in Santo Domingo. As an alternative, diners can pick from vegetarian and eclectic dishes, among other options.

Aromas can be found at Holiday Inn Santo Domingo and offers a couple of cuisines to choose from, including contemporary and Mediterranean. Aromas pairs Mediterranean classics with other International favorites to create a menu where everyone will find something they enjoy, whether they choose to eat off the breakfast and lunch buffet, or the a la carte dinner menu. They are situated at 856 Avenue Abraham Lincoln.

A worthwhile local establishment you could try is Champions Sports Bar & Restaurant. You don't have to miss out on the big game because you're on vacation, especially when you're staying at the Renaissance Santo Domingo Jaragua Hotel & Casino. Known as the best sports bar in Santo Domingo, Champions Sports Bar & Restaurant offers a menu of your favorite sports bar offerings and a full bar to keep things lively. They are located at 367 George Washington Avenue.

A food venue you could try is Chili's Santo Domingo. Located at the Blue Mall in Santo Domingo is Chilis, a chain restaurant that is popular in the United States. Chilis is known for their quick and friendly service as well as dishes that have a little extra kick to them. They are located on Esquina Avenida Gustavo Mejia Ricart.

El Rey de Falafel is a local café located in Zona Colonial, in central Santo Domingo. A beloved spot amongst locals, Falafel is known for its friendly service, welcoming atmosphere, and impressive food of the Mediterranean variety. Visitors can find them on Sanchez Street.

Be sure look through the chart below if you want to view all the relevant options that can be found within Santo Domingo.

Other Restaurants in Santo Domingo
Name Location Type Phone Number
Ananda Vegetarian Restaurant Downtown Santo Domingo Vegetarian (809) 628-7153
Aromas Central Santo Domingo Contemporary, Mediterranean (809) 621-0000
Azul Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Fusion (809) 688-7799
Baladi Central Santo Domingo Lebanese (809) 567-0070
Baskin Robbins Downtown Santo Domingo Eclectic (809) 338-8352
Burger King Calle 12 de Julio Central Santo Domingo American --
Carl's Jr. Agora Central Santo Domingo American --
Champions Sports Bar & Restaurant Downtown Santo Domingo American (809) 221-2222
Charley's Agora Central Santo Domingo American --
Chili's Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo American, Tex-Mex (809) 955-3273
Crudo Restaurant Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Vegetarian (809) 689-0796
Delicias Integrales Downtown Santo Domingo Latin American, Vegetarian (809) 947-8312
El Rey de Falafel Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo Mediterranean, Middle Eastern (809) 688-9714
Hard Rock Cafe Zona Colonial Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo American --
Heladeraa Bon Yoguen Fruz Downtown Santo Domingo Eclectic (809) 552-0813
Hooters Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo American (809) 565-4668
Jardin Verde Central Santo Domingo Chinese, Vegan, Vegetarian (809) 565-2084
Johnny Rockets Central Santo Domingo American --
KFC Independencia 5.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Santo Domingo American (809) 508-0000
McDonald's Agora Central Santo Domingo American --
McDonald's Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo American (809) 508-1399
Nathan's Central Santo Domingo American (809) 378-2706
Outback Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo Australian (809) 566-5550
Pollo Provocon Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo South American (809) 238-1204
Pollo Rey El Conde Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo American (809) 535-1000
Pollo Rey Plaza Sambil Santo Domingo American (809) 910-6500
Restaurante Vegetariano Raices Downtown Santo Domingo Vegetarian (809) 685-9879
Tony Romas Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo American (809) 535-5454
Tutti Frutti Agora Central Santo Domingo Eclectic (809) 549-5036
Valentino Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo Eclectic (809) 395-3655
 

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