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Gordito's Fresh Mex

Rd # 5 | Plaza Ocean Dream, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
+1 829-844-3434
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (317 reviews)
“burrito” (168 reviews)
“gorditas” (142 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Fast food, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rd # 5 | Plaza Ocean Dream, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A great place to relax with awesome flavors. When all the locals eat here you know it's great and the price is right. Thanks for welcoming us. .

Thank alpinefloraldesign
Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat here often when I am in Cabarete/Puerto Plata. The food is fresh, well seasoned and the staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank kevinwF6374QO
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Ate here almost everyday during my time in Cabarete. Just down the surf camp I was staying at, the food was fresh and delicious everytime! Try the fish taco, it's a gem!

Thank cpome057
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Was ok...just really expensive for what you get. 500 pesos for a shrimp burrito. You can get a fine full dinner for that much at many other wonderful places...

1  Thank carolynschut
Reviewed 11 May 2018

At this nondescript strip-mall joint, don't be surprised to see a long line as everyone, gringos or dominicanos, craves Gordito's famous fish tacos, so heavenly that we went back twice! Grab a table outside or order to-go.

Thank PORhibido
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Good tacos, not the best, but definitely fresh and fast. A nice outdoor seating area on the main drag.

Thank ScorpionEel
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Definitely make at least one visit to Gordito’s. The fish tacos are amazing, especially the way they prepare and fry the tortillas. They also offer beer, sangria, and margaritas. Price is between two and three dollars per taco. So delicious!! Great for lunch or dinner.

Thank 205JamieR205
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We have been coming to Cabarete as a family for the past 3-4 years. Our first meal stop is always Gorditos, as well as our last (and many others!)- we just can't get enough. The food is fresh, well-priced and plentiful. I can say that...More

1  Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

The best fish taco of my life. Period. Thx Joe from Argentina!! You have the #1 place in my fish taco heart!

1  Thank ignacioc
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We order our fish tacos and burritos, at the cash they informed us that they only accept cash. So naturally we panic but right away they told us that is was not a problem and to come back later to pay for our meal!! Who...More

Thank Travelbuz2014
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Questions & Answers
7 December 2017|
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Response from Matthew L | Reviewed this property |
No they do not. But two people can eat for less than 30 USD comfortably.
18 April 2017|
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Response from Jaguar_Prowl | Reviewed this property |
Yup, they sure do!
Jenny G
4 February 2017|
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Response from MelissssssaG | Reviewed this property |
Yes almost everything is gluten free
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rd # 5 | Plaza Ocean Dream, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Cabarete
  • Phone Number: +1 829-844-3434
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Gordito's Fresh Mex is a fast serve restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. We serve super fresh salad bowls, burritos and tacos. We have vegan and gluten free meal options. Great for kids.Home of the famous "Mambo Fish Taco"
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