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Cuisine of Bavaro for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Culinary experts characterize the national cuisine of Bavaro as an original combination of African and European traditions. Local restaurants offer a range of interesting meat and fish dishes – local chefs are restless experimenters who like adding unusual spices. Stewed or fresh vegetables, beans or banana are the most typical garnishes in the region. It is worth noting that bananas are cooked in a number of ways. For example, local cooks use special platano banana or the cooking banana for roasting. Platano is a traditional garnish to meat dishes. It is also possible to find banana even in a meat soup.
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Asopao is the most popular first-course dish. It’s a tender cream soup with meat, rice, and banana. Fans of meat will also like the Bavaro ragout that is cooked from tender meat, lettuce, beans, and roasted banana. Vegetarian travelers will be in love with Bavaro restaurants because the range of fruit, vegetables, and grits is nothing but amazing. Local chefs are particularly skilled in cooking various salads with beans, forest banana, and a special mangu onion. Boiled rice or haricot is the traditional garnish to salads.
Casabe (cassava bread) is always present on tables of local people. Delicious flatbread can be served as an addition to the main dish or as a separated food. In the latter case, the casabe is stuffed with various fillings. Fans of desserts simply cannot leave Bavaro without trying tostones. This delicious and hearty dish is cooked from plantain banana that is roasted and served with spices or sugar powder. The taste of this food can be very different and depends on the spices used. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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This region is rich in fish and exotic seafood, however, seafood delicacies are almost absent in the menus of local restaurants. Local people prefer grilled or spit-fired fish. Sometimes, fish is cooked in coconut milk and served with spicy sauces. Tourists, who want to try some exotic food, might like cangrejo guisado – juicy crab with coconut sauce. Mariscos is a delicious combination of different seafood. It’s also a great choice for fans of unusual snacks. When it’s time for a dessert, tourists usually order fresh tropical fruit – banana, pineapple or mango traditional for Europeans, and more exotic choices – guava, passion fruit, and zest lemons.
In Bavaro, tourists will not feel any lack of attractive cafes and restaurants. There are many venues that serve the national food and popular meals from different cuisines of the world. In search of fine dining experience, head to Passion by Martin Berasategui. Famous chef has brought the best recipes from the Spanish Basque country and adapted them for the Dominican taste and ingredients. The result is, indeed, worth trying. Passion offers a special seven-course menu for visitors who want to try all signature dishes of the restaurant. Typically, the menu includes truffled ravioli, pressed veal with romesco sauce, salmon with fennel beans, and a choice of desserts. The star chef who has seven Michelin starred restaurants under his name is not working at the restaurant, but the food is still amazing.
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If you want to try European food in Bavaro, consider visiting Nam Nam. A Serbian couple owns and does everything in this small restaurant, but their burgers have become famous beyond the area. The menu also includes chevap, Serbian kebab, and other mouthwatering snacks. Cancun is the best Mexican food restaurant in Bavaro. Various salsas, taqueria, classic street tacos, lobster ceviche, and many more meals simple cannot leave visitors indifferent. It is also important to mention that all the food is cooked from organic ingredients. Finally, Restaurante Playa Blanca is one of the best beach restaurants in the area. It offers traditional Dominican cuisine and has a gorgeous location in a picturesque place.
Out of hundreds of restaurants in Bavaro, it is hard to define the best ones. Many locals and guests of the area head to Cuts and Grill to enjoy delicious meat. This restaurant offers mouthwatering grilled steaks, and each meat type has its own cooking method. Various vegetables, which are also cooked on an open fire, are the most typical garnish to meat. The restaurant has an incredible variety of beer, burgers, and various sauces for meat.
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Wacamole is a restaurant and bar that is also very popular with everyone who enjoys the relaxing and casual atmosphere. All fans of seafood and Mexican cuisine will be in love with it. Wacamole offers traditional tacos with various fillings, best tequila and roasted seafood, and various fresh vegetable salads. This restaurant is a great destination for everyone who wants to relax in the midst of a hot day. Wacamole offers a wide range of refreshing beverages and cocktails.
Kats Corner café works from early in the morning until late at night. Many travelers visit this café to enjoy a breakfast there. Mexican cuisine makes up the basis of the menu, but some food has been so much shaped by local culinary traditions that it tastes completely different. Kats Corner offers popular nachos with various sauces, interesting fresh vegetable salads, and amazing fruit desserts. A fantastic choice of fresh juices and pastries make this restaurant attractive for families.
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It is important to mention Dalia's Cafe & Bakery out of numerous cafes in the area. This café is adjacent to a bakery – one of the most famous in whole Bavaro. The café offers mesmerizing cakes and pies. Visitors are always welcome to try interesting patty cakes and signature refreshing drinks. In the morning, visitors can always buy fresh and fragrant croissants. The café also offers delicious pasta and salads. Dalia's Cafe & Bakery is quite large and offers many varieties of pastries and cakes. Some desserts and pastries are available as takeaway food.
Hotel Be Live Grand Bavaro Travelers seeking a suitable restaurant for a romantic dinner should pay their attention to Tronco Beach Restaurant. It has a stylish design in the European style. Caribbean cuisine is the most featured in the menu. Everyone who has dreamt of trying lobsters, rare types of prawns, and other shellfish delicacies will hardly find a better place to enjoy seafood in Bavaro.
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Small family Nam Ñam Restaurant in seaside Punta Cana offers handmade desserts, hearty salads, hot sandwiches, fresh burgers, fine coffee, as well as a vegetarian menu that among other things includes wonderful grilled vegetables. There is also a children's menu. The restaurant is open all week, except Mondays. In north-eastern Las Galeras, right on the beach, is La Playita Restaurant & Beach Bar. It serves fresh seafood, as well as excellent Caribbean and international cuisines. A great place to enjoy the view of the bay while drinking a cold beer with an octopus or lobster salad. In Boga Boga Restaurant decorated in Spanish style on Simon Bolivar Avenue, you can taste Mediterranean and Latin American food. In a small beach town of Cabarete, you'll find The Honey Company - a favorite place for vegetarians and all those preferring healthy food. Smoothies, ice cream, fresh honey and own-produced yogurts are served here. But the most interesting thing about this cafe is a small shop selling natural handmade cosmetics. … Open
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Travel notes on best cuisine and restaurants of Bavaro (Dominican Republic) on OrangeSmile.com. Famous recipes and traditional dishes and courses in Bavaro restaurants. Where to eat - our recommendations on popular places in Bavaro, where you can taste delicious meal and also spend a good time with your friends.
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