Top things to do

Top Choice Caribbean in Las Galeras

Rincón Rubi

This dressed-up beach shack justifies the trip to long and beautiful Playa Rincón on whose eastern end it sits. Picnic-table-style seating is juiced up with bright tablecloths, and a single chalkboard relays the off…
Top Choice Seafood in Las Galeras

El Cabito

Clinging spectacularly onto the edge of the DR, this rustic, postcard-perfect restaurant and its amazing cliff-hugging views offers the peninsula's most dramatic dining. The best time to go is sunset, when a kaleido…
Top Choice French in Las Terrenas

La Terrasse

The Dominican chef at this sophisticated French bistro deserves a few Michelin stars for his steak au poivre (RD$500) – you’ll be genuflecting at his kitchen’s door after it graces your lips – one of the most perfec…
Top Choice Fusion in Las Terrenas

Mi Corazon

Las Terrenas may feel like a Franco-Italian enclave, but it's a Swiss-German trio that offers the area's top dining experience. Daniel, Lilo and Flo ensure your culinary ride here is a doozy: everything is made fre…
Dominican in Samaná

La Fe Pica Pollo

A small hole in the wall close to the guagua terminal serving tasty fried chicken plus a few other Dominican dishes.
Fashion & Accessories in Las Terrenas

Prensa International

Toward the rear of the El Paseo shopping mall, Prensa International sells a variety of international newspapers and magazines, the majority in French and English.
Cafe in Las Terrenas

Brasserie Bárrio Latíno Cafe

Occupying the busiest corner in town – and milking that for all it’s worth – this open-sided tropical brasserie has a large menu of international standards like sandwiches, burgers, pastas and meat dishes. It’s a po…
Italian in Las Terrenas

La Casa Azul

Service leaves mucho to be desired but the Italian owners turn out the best pizza in town, with a few tables right on the sand.
Supermarket in Las Terrenas

Mini-Market Plaza Taína

Mini-Market Plaza Taína has snacks and basic necessities.
Supermarket in Las Terrenas

Supermercado Lindo

The largest and best supermarket in town, this is the place to go for canned foods, pastas, produce, snacks and any other supplies.