Caribbean Cuisine in Santo Domingo

Caribbean culinary preparations are enjoyed across the islands by all types of travelers, particularly for using tried-and-true spice blends, fresh produce, and fresh caught fare. Sample the Caribbean menus awaiting with this worthy set of establishments.

With so much to try, from the very casual backdrop at El Pelicano Restaurant to the scrumptious dinner and lunch at Neptuno's Club Restaurant, there's something special waiting for each traveler and any desired budget.

Take time to scan and read details about the restaurants throughout the Dominican Republic at which to sample Caribbean eats. Click each option to discover the details about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Sol y Luna

Santo Domingo | (809) 483-3313

Sol y Luna, on the premises of Aurora Del Sol, is located near the heart of Santo Domingo. Searching for much-loved local cuisine in an informal, unpretentious setting? You'll quite like the casual bites and backdrop at this buffet.

The colorfully patterned carpet and floral prints give the dining room an island feel.

Village on the Beach

Boca Chica | (809) 523-5045

Located toward the center of Boca Chica, Village on the Beach is at 47 Calle Duarte. The fresh taste of fish and Caribbean fare make for a bold combo at this chilled-out restaurant atmosphere.

A shack on the beach, the ambiance here is laid back and friendly. The al fresco setting allows cool ocean breezes to snake through the building keeping things comfortable even on hot days.

El Pelicano Restaurant

Boca Chica | (809) 523-4611

El Pelicano Restaurant is situated in the southern outskirts of Boca Chica. Seafood and Caribbean flavors get along famously at this chilled-out restaurant atmosphere.

As busy as they are during the day, El Pelicano Restaurant is not known for having the most creative of menus. However, at night the chef has time to slow dow and create a variety of more flavorful and unique dishes.

Neptuno's Club Restaurant

Boca Chica | (809) 523-4703

Neptuno's Club Restaurant is found toward the southern outskirts of Boca Chica. Seafood and Caribbean cuisine make for a bold combo at this popular formal dining option.

Buxeda

Boca Chica

Located in the southwestern outskirts of Boca Chica, Buxeda is a viable choice worth considering if you're thinking about going to this part of the city and nearby locations. Seafood (of course) and Caribbean food are a great pair at this chilled-out establishment.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Buxeda 0.7 mi. South West of Central Boca Chica Caribbean --
Cafe Fuente Caribe Downtown Santo Domingo Caribbean (809) 547-2634
El Pelicano Restaurant 0.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Boca Chica Caribbean (809) 523-4611
Neptuno's Club Restaurant 0.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Boca Chica Caribbean (809) 523-4703
Sol y Luna Central Santo Domingo Caribbean, Spanish (809) 483-3313
Village on the Beach Boca Chica Caribbean, International (809) 523-5045

Similar Food

If you're willing to step just outside the box, there are more options from this same flavor palette at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
La Fonda Criolla -- Creole Central Santo Domingo
La Cafeteria -- Creole Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo
Meson De Bari (809) 687-4091 Creole Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo
Pequena Suiza (809) 523-4619 Creole 0.6 mi. South of Central Boca Chica
Barra Payan (809) 689-6654 Creole Downtown Santo Domingo
Gusto Tropical (809) 523-9381 Creole 0.6 mi. South of Central Boca Chica
Cafeteria Las 3 Hermanas -- Creole Boca Chica
Miel y Canela (809) 682-1204 Creole Downtown Santo Domingo
Puerco Rosado (809) 523-4307 Creole 0.6 mi. South of Central Boca Chica

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best options for Caribbean food in the Dominican Republic are those you run into during your exploration of different cities. But, keeping a couple of interesting-sounding restaurants on the list, will make life easier when no one can decide. To find out more details about the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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