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Los Charros y Los Pinches Chaparros

Cofresi Beach # 5, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-970-3332
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (12 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cofresi Beach # 5, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I found this little place while staying at the Cofresi Resort. We liked it so much we ended up going back twice during our one week stay. The food is fresh and delicious. The staff was friendly and highly attentive. One of...More

Thank KruegersTraveling
Los C, General Manager at Los Charros y Los Pinches Chaparros, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear friends, Thank you soo much for the kind comments. Our staff at Charros is always pleased to know that we are satisfying our diners. We hope you had a happy honeymoon in the Dominican Republic and wish you health and happiness and mucho amor...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at one of the Lifestyles resorts in September and walked over to try something different. The food and service was good and the view of the beach along with the activity on the street was enjoyable. In the states we are used to...More

Thank BudgetBeachGirls
Reviewed 17 September 2018

I keep going back to Los Charros because the food is wonderful and the drinks are great! The lovely view of the ocean is an added bonus. Los Charros offers traditional Mexican food that is fresh and delicious. My favourite taco is the Taco Gringa...More

Thank HeatSeeker
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Great Mexican food! Great staff. Tim and his wife are great. It’s a family business, therefore, they treat you as family. Food is delicious, making you feel the aromas and tastes of Mexico. Good location with parking.

Thank santanaripoll
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We found this place after going to Oceanworld. I am glad we did. The service was amazing and they went out of their way to accommodate our two families that were traveling together. The food was outstanding (they also make Dominican food) and they even...More

Thank FernandoG1230
Los C, Public Relations Manager at Los Charros y Los Pinches Chaparros, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Dear Fernando, Muchas Gracias! it was our pleasure to serve your family and friends. Your comfort and happiness is our primary goal, so our staff at Charrros restauraunt is trained to always accommodate special requests when possible. We hope you enjoyed the visit to Playa...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

First time visiting this restaurant. The food was very good, and the service was excellent. Our waiter (Luis Miguel) was very attentive. Like most of the restaurants around DR, the food takes a while to get to you. So order another Presidente and enjoy the...More

Thank Robb_From_NJ
Los C, Public Relations Manager at Los Charros y Los Pinches Chaparros, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Robert & Ari, We sure appreciate your visit and for taking the time to write a review. The kitchen takes pride in preparing and serving fresh Caribbean and Mexican specialties and are so happy with your affirmation as to the quality and plating. BTW-...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I have been coming here for many years and each and every time they make believe that there is something new and beautiful to be found in this world. The food is so delicious, fresh, and full of flavor; each new dish becomes my new...More

1  Thank PrimeUshaa
Los C, Manager at Los Charros y Los Pinches Chaparros, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Dear PrimeUSA, Thank you for the kind words. We certainly do our best to ensure every guest has a great experience. When you mentioned your taste for Lagavulin and smoky whiskey, the Oaxacan Old Fashioned was especially prepared for you. Looks like we’ll have to...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Los Charros is a must-stop if you are anywhere in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. With an ocean view & balmy breezes, their atmosphere is casual elegance meets homestyle Caribbean. The staff are welcoming & professional - you will be treated as honored guests. We loved...More

Thank jessiejoy4
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We are from California and we know Mexican food! This place is spot on! Great drinks menu too! Great California wines. Variety of tequila too! Great for a cozy dinner or a large group!

Thank Lia M
Los C, Public Relations Manager at Los Charros y Los Pinches Chaparros, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you for the kind compliments, Lia. It is always a pleasure to have you visit. Warm regards to Brian.

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

The view here is great and the food is good. The staff is very pleasant and kind. The guacamole and chips were very tasty!

Thank Tenisha B
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17 March 2017|
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Response from Los C | Property representative |
Dear LadyReed, Yes Los Charros has vegetarian options available. In addition, vegan and gluten-free dishes can be requested as well. Happy travels!
Cristina C
28 August 2015|
Response from Naxhi | Reviewed this property |
Dear Christina, Yes. If you go to through the west exit closest to the beach you will be on the beachside road. Los Carros will be 100 yards on the left. Or if you walk along the beach towards Ocean World; as soon as you... More
Cristina C
28 August 2015|
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Response from Naxhi | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cofresi Beach # 5, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Puerto Plata
  • Phone Number: +1 809-970-3332
  • E-mail
Specializing in fresh homemade Mexican and Caribbean cuisine, Charros’ kitchen is overseen by Chef Juanita Vazquez. Juanita grew up in Acapulco and lived in Mexico City and Cancun. Juanita toured Mexico for 16 years and worked in the Caribbean islands for over 20 years developing exceptional proficiency with the culture, folklore dances and cooking styles from the Aztec & Mayan indians to modern Caribbean specialties. She prides herself on the fresh preparation of Mexican Caribbean dishes. For “Americanized” fare, Juanita collaborates with her "Gringo", Timo, a restaurateur with experience at trendy restaurants in Florida, Tennessee and Texas. Together with our island cooks, the Charros team guarantees the finest in authentic Mexican cuisine and fresh Caribbean island fare.
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