Mediterranean Restaurant

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Dinning at Drifter. At Drifter, you’ll savor a unique privilege: being witness to the final, breathtaking moments of sunset in Cabarete. This special vantage point allows you to extend your afternoons and evenings in the most enchanting way possible.

Drifter Cabarete

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In crafting a remarkable dining experience, Hristo, owner and chef, has elevated the art of pairing cuisine with ambiance. Drifter defies easy categorization, transcending the labels of a mere restaurant or bar. Instead, it is a haven where moments unfold in perfect harmony, whether you’re savoring an exquisite banquet under the afternoon sun, relishing a sumptuous feast by twilight, or losing yourself in the breathtaking spectacle of a sunset with a cocktail in hand.

Drifter, as it aptly named, invites you on a journey that transcends the boundaries of traditional dining. Here, the culinary artistry is matched only by the captivating atmosphere. The gentle lapping of waves and the rustle of palm leaves become the soundtrack to your culinary adventure. As the day transforms into evening, the transition is seamless, and the experience seamlessly shifts from casual to elegant, intimate to expansive. Every visit to Drifter promises a symphony of flavors, a sensory spectacle, and an atmosphere that lingers in memory long after the last bite.


Embarking on a culinary journey at Drifter is a promise of unparalleled quality, tailored to every palate. Our seasoned chefs, with a wealth of experience, curate dishes that are a testament to their artistry and creativity. Here, we hold dear the values of local agriculture and sustainability, seamlessly melding them with international flavors. Even the most classic cocktails receive a distinctive “Drifter” touch, ensuring a sip of something extraordinary. Upon entering, the week’s culinary delights are boldly presented on a blackboard, setting the stage for an exceptional dining experience. In our Drifter Special Menu, indulge in succulent cuts of meat, from the robust cowboy angus prime to the substantial 28 oz t-bone, or opt for the delicate Mediterranean sea bass. For seafood lovers, our sticky rice overflows with the richness of mussels, clams, and fresh shellfish. And for our vegan guests, a delectable falafel option awaits, promising a symphony of flavors that cater to every discerning palate.

Available for booking > Private dinners & happy hour.


Open Everyday >  10:30am – 12:30am

Cabarete Bay Beach 5, Cabarete 57000

Call: +1 809 702 2312

Email: [email protected]  / [email protected]

Website: driftercabarete.com


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