The “Duarte” is the main street and it represents the heart of Boca Chica.
During the day it is animated by the visitors of souvenir’s stores of local handcraft: from the typical wood statues and colored t-shirts to handmade necklaces and bracelets.
In every corner you can find typical paintings with their unique style, created by local artists. Every tourist is tempted to buy at least one of these paintings as a memory of their holidays.
There are many supermarkets and a high quality Italian food store.
In the evening, the street becomes promenade to enjoy a relaxing walk.
Bars and restaurants fill the street with tables and chairs where the tourists can eat tasty dishes or have a drink in a lively atmosphere.
Food, drinks, people and local music will captivate you and will make you enjoy your holiday.
At dinner time restaurants get busy and begin to offer their special dishes: Oca Pia, Pequena Suiza with its beautiful tropical inner garden and Italy Italy are famous for their Italian cuisine.
More restaurants: Trattoria Romana, Frio Hot, Momo Restaurant, opened recently and offer good dishes at very convenient prices.
You can’t miss the Italian pizzerias: the new Mundial Pizza, Pizzeria Manbruki e Pizza Italiana. There are typical restaurant with dominican cuisine and there is also a very good chinese restaurant.
For those who prefers having dinner by the sea, La Terrazza, Nancy, Boat House and the new Bocana, deep in the green palms, are also opened at night.
If you keep walking through the same street, you will find the disco-terrace Batey, Hotel Hamaca disco and its elegant Casino and its rich buffet restaurant open to everybody for a different dinner.
The walk ends at El Pelicano, Neptuno and Boca Marina.
All recently restructured they are beautiful wooden piers that represent the most chic and elegant restaurants where to spend both a pleasant day on the sea and a romantic dinner under the stars. The upper class of Santo Domingo is frequent customer too.