Restaurante Kaite Negro
La Casa de la Cultura
La Casa de la Cultura has an art gallery with occasional exhibits as well as a performance space offering seasonal cultural events.
Museo Histórico Marino
This museum describes the history of Puntarenas through audiovisual presentations, old photos and artifacts.
Puntarenas Marine Park
This marine park has an aquarium that showcases manta rays and other creatures from the Pacific. The park sits on the site of the old...
A time-honored spot for shaking some booty, with a huge dance floor right on the beach.
La Yunta Steakhouse
A favorite with the cruise-ship crowd, this long-running steakhouse has professional service (bow ties!), a tiered veranda overlooking...
Lonely Planet review
On the north side of town, this rambling restaurant is popular with locals, and serves good seafood and a good variety of tasty bocas (appetizers). If you really want to see the place swinging, the open-air courtyard comes to life on weekends with live music and all-night dancing.