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El Toro Negro Restaurant

Caseta #107 | Playa Sosua, Sosua, Dominican Republic
+1 809-571-4828
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“ceviche” (24 reviews)
“chimichanga” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Bar, Seafood, Central American, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Caseta #107 | Playa Sosua, Sosua, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I go down to el torro negro and valero every weekend with friends. Manny,Evelyn and the rest of the staff go above and beyond. Great food, great service, and great people highly rocommend it to anyone visiting Sosua or Cabarete

1  Thank jeremytrostel84
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owners must have written the 80 excellent reviews! Horrible service , bad food Could barely cut the enchilada with a knife , no sauce on it , just 3 pieces of unmelted cheese Ceviche was in some nasty milky looking liquid You have to...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Great service delicious food and overall good vibes! Definitely coming back my next visit !! My favorite dish was the fried fish!

1  Thank Osher M
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

Amazing food ! And great service ! Awesome place to rent a chair on the beach have drinks and food brought to you or eat at the tables. Every time we went to the beach we looked forward to eating here for lunch the enchiladas...More

Thank Amanda W
ElToroNegroSosua, Owner at El Toro Negro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

Dear Amanda W - Thank you so much for taking a moment to share your experience with El Toro Negro & El Velero. Yes....we agree...It is the best place to spend the day on the beach! Please come back! Steve

Reviewed February 17, 2018

We visited El Toro Negril during our visits to Sosua and the food and service are top notch and the Bahama Mama’s the best in Sosua? Also played domino’s with Steve, the owner, and had a great conversation! BaRt from Ottawa Canada

Thank Bart M
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

We just finished dinner at El Toro Negro and everything we ordered was fantastic ! We had a mix of ceviche, nachos, tacos and enchiladas and everything was absolutely amazing. The owner was helpful and giving us suggestions on food we would love which was...More

Thank SamanthaeGrant
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

The only place we were able to find guacamole in Puerto Plata. The chimichangas and enchiladas were delicious and the guacamole was fresh! Service was great would defiantly recommend walking through the vendors to get to this place!

Thank CHNH5
Reviewed January 31, 2018

i am mexican and i live in dominican republic i have been to many mexican establishments in this country and this is the most authentic i appreciate the cleanliness as well i really like everything this place has to offer and the employees are super...More

Thank Patty H
ElToroNegroSosua, Owner at El Toro Negro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2018

Dear Patty H - Thank you so much for telling the TripAdvisor world that we try our best to bring the great flavors of Mexico to the Dominican Republic. There are a few places claiming to have "Mexican" food. In reality, it is "Tex-Mex" at...More

Reviewed January 28, 2018

Food was good and staff were very friendly. Manny is a great host. Drinks were always cold and the food hot. Never had a bad meal. The price was good for what we had. Bathroom was always clean.

Thank scribsign
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Very good food, friendly staff nice beach, a place to visit in sosua. Had a nice visit of the beach by the owner himself, good conversation with him aswell. Thank you!

Thank george231344
ElToroNegroSosua, Owner at El Toro Negro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

Dear George231344 - Thank you for taking the time to comment on TripAdvisor. We really appreciate you! Steve

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caseta #107 | Playa Sosua, Sosua, Dominican Republic
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominican Republic  >  Puerto Plata Province  >  Sosua
  • Phone Number: +1 809-571-4828
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We serve authentic Mexican food. The recipes come directly from our close Mexican ties. Specializing in Tacos al Pastor, Ceviche Vera Cruz, Burritos, Enchiladas [Cheese, Chicken, Green & Red Sauces], Lobster Tacos, Chicken Tacos, Fish Tacos, Beef Tacos and Tacos Al Carbon, Party Plates and more. All of our food is prepared fresh daily. We also offer delivery, takeout and the best margaritas on the beach! Finally, we are the only restaurant on Sosua Beach with certified pure water and solar power.
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