Cabarete in the Dominican Republic is one of the most international destinations in the Caribbean — and by far one of the coolest. Cabarete is loaded with great beachside cafes and interesting small shops and is frequented by an eclectic mix of locals, surfers and and tourists. Accommodations run the full range, but what’s really different about Cabarete are the small inns, luxury condominiums and the many places to chill-out and take in all the action. Crucially, in Cabarete, you’ll also find some of the top and most interesting restaurants in the Dominican Republic — or anywhere in the Caribbean. Check out our picks for 8 of the best. What are yours?
The French-focused, gourmet-style eatery is one of Cabarete’s laid-back but elegant outposts.