Mediterranean Cuisine in Santo Domingo

When the craving strikes for Mediterranean cuisine, don't miss an opportunity to treat yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but there are a few restaurants in the Dominican Republic serving this type of food.

With lots to try, from the informal setting of El Rey de Falafel to the neighborhood eateries where spirits are equally important to the grub, there's a menu for every type of traveler and style of vacation.

Use the list below to get more details about the few choices for Mediterranean eateries you could try as you explore. You can click each restaurant's name to see the full article about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.


Santo Domingo | (809) 621-0000

Situated near the middle of Santo Domingo, Aromas is on the same premises as Holiday Inn Santo Domingo. For those times when you're looking out for delicious Mediterranean food that isn't fussy in the slightest, this informal restaurant is a great choice. <p>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.</p>

El Rey de Falafel

Zona Colonial | (809) 688-9714

Set in Zona Colonial, El Rey de Falafel is on Sanchez Street. For those visitors hoping to find darn good Mediterranean food that's far from prim and proper, this mellow, informal restaurant is just the thing. <p>Falafel is located in a renovated building in Santo Domingo with three floors, and concurrently, three levels of dining.</p>

Similar Food

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Todo Pizzas Michel's (809) 533-4019 Italian Downtown Santo Domingo
D Pedro Pizza (809) 539-8012 Italian Downtown Santo Domingo
Baladi (809) 567-0070 Lebanese Central Santo Domingo
Pizzeraa Pica Pollo "El Moreno" (809) 523-9546 Italian Boca Chica
Don Pepe (809) 563-4440 Spanish Downtown Santo Domingo
Pequena Suiza (809) 523-4619 Swiss 0.6 mi. South of Central Boca Chica
The Pizza House (809) 598-8104 Italian 5.2 mi. East of Central Santo Domingo
Chez Marius -- French 0.6 mi. South of Central Boca Chica
Nonna Rossa (809) 547-1547 Italian Central Santo Domingo
Rita's Cafe (809) 688-9400 Italian Downtown Santo Domingo

Visitors often find that the best dining options in the Dominican Republic are those you casually come across while trekking the town of your choice. Then again, that doesn't mean you can't have a few favorites on the itinerary. To find out more details about the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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