The best Italian cuisine in Punta Cana

Punta Cana, on the country’s easternmost region, offers much more than fresh seafood and exotic tropical cocktails.

The popular tourism destination is a haven for top quality restaurants specializing in European and Latin and North American cuisine.

However, Italian restaurants are by far the most popular because of the varied menu they offer guests, as well as competitive prices and excellent surroundings. Check out the list prepared by Access.

The beautiful surroundings and the lush tropical climate are the main reasons why travelers to the region fall in love with the place and decide to open restaurants that will eventually contribute to a fun-filled vacation in Punta Cana.

By far, Italian restaurants are the most popular in the region.

Access has prepared a list of the favorite Italian restaurants in Punta Cana:

Mamma Luisa

Its homemade Italian sauces, abundance of fresh products, a “home away from home” ambience and excellent service has earned this restaurant an Excellence Award issued by the TripAdvisor tourism website.  Location: Galerias Punta Cana, Punta Cana Village. Telephone: (809) 959-2013.

O Sole Mio

The restaurant’s “Underground Kitchen” continually provides guests with a truly unique menu.  The restaurant also provides top-quality catering services, as well as private chefs for private parties and events. Location: Veron Highway, Punta Cana.  Telephone: (809) 455-1143.

Cappuccino Mare

The restaurant offers very typical and tasty Italian dishes, as well as excellent Italian desserts like the Tiramisu and the famous Italian gelato. Location: Avenida Estados Unidos, Bavaro. Telephone: (809) 468-4116.

Huracan Cafe

This restaurant, bar and beach club, offers a relaxed and youthful ambiance, right on the beach. Location: Bavaro Beach, Los Corales. Telephone: (809) 552-1046.


Its cozy environment is also home to one of the best homemade pizzas in Punta Cana. The restaurant also offers excellent pasta dishes. Location: Carretera Meliá, Complejo Costa Bavaro. Telephone: (809) 996-1233.

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