Austin’s First Dominican Empanadas Trailer – Private Events, Catering, and much more.

Austin-area Latin food lovers now have a way to satisfy their cravings for Dominican specialties! The Doughminican specializes in catering small and mid-sized events and can work with you to develop a latin-caribbean focused customized menu  featuring  high-quality, well-prepared foods. Contact us to help create the perfect spread for your guests. We look forward to working with you!

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The Doughminican Empanadas Trailer

We are currently offering light Caribbean fare made with fresh, seasonal and always fresh ingredients.  Our signature items are handmade beef, chicken, and vegetable empanadas prepared from scratch. Also and from time to time we offer additional Dominican appetizers like  sides, and  beverages (including natural fruit juices and the world-famous  Pera Piña Juice!) are also offered for limited time in our menu. So come by and say hi and see for yourself.


Come visit us at our new location at 2505 Webberville Rd. Austin Texas 78702 and enjoy the very best empanadas en la bolita del mundo!


Every day is a Doughminican day!

This is when we are serving the #bestempanadasinamerica:

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Fri 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sat 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sun 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

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About the Chef

Chef/Owner Melvin Mendez grew up in the Dominican Republic and  moved to New York City as a teenager.  He hold degrees in culinary arts  and draws on his training in French cuisine to create rich, authentic, and passionately made versions of classic Dominican  foods you will not find anywhere around. Guaranteed!