Top Choice Fusion in Quepos to Manuel Antonio

Kapi Kapi Restaurant

While there is some stiff competition for the title of best restaurant in the area, this Californian creation certainly raises the bar. The menu at Kapi Kapi (a traditional greeting of the indigenous Maleku) spans t…
Top Choice Cafe in Quepos to Manuel Antonio

Café Milagro

With a menu full of vibrant, refreshing delectables – like gazpacho, salads tossed with mango and chayote squash in passion-fruit dressing, fish tacos with chunky guacamole, or banana-macadamia pancakes – this appea…
Top Choice Fusion in Quepos to Manuel Antonio

El Patio de Café Milagro

This is a fine stop for fancy coffee drinks, and even better for decadent breakfasts (banana pancakes with macadamia nuts), sandwiches (mango mahimahi wrap) and sophisticated interpretations of Tico fare for dinner …
Top Choice Fusion in Quepos to Manuel Antonio

Lush Tapas & Lounge

On the 2nd floor of Plaza Vista II, the tables and chairs of this new tapas bar face the sunset and there are few better places to be at that time of day, cocktail in hand. There's a succinct tapas menu to complemen…
Top Choice Bakery in Quepos

Brooklyn Bakery

Real New York–style bagels and lox! (a real rarity in Costa Rica). Rye bread! Iced coffee! This adorable little bakery bakes its fresh wares every morning, as well as serving light bites throughout the day and delic…
Top Choice Seafood in Quepos


A serious contender for the region's best restaurant, Gabriella's does many things well. The veranda catches the sunset, the service is attentive, but the food is the real star, with a great emphasis on fresh fish a…
Top Choice Fusion in Quepos

Z Gastrobar

Bright, open to the breeze from all sides and with colorful cushions strewn on its comfy couches, this is a terrific spot for lingering with a coffee and dessert, or over a lunch of dorado ceviche in coconut milk or…
Top Choice Seafood in Quepos

Marisquería Jiuberth

Run by a hardworking fisherman's family, this local institution with brightly tiled floors serves some of the best seafood in town, yet is practically unknown to visitors because it's tucked out of the way. Whether …
Market in Quepos

Mercado Central

The Mercado Central is packed with produce vendors and good sodas too numerous to list, so follow your nose and the locals.
Italian in Quepos


Gelato lovers should make a point of stopping here, to choose from more than 20 flavors of the heavenly stuff. This spacious alfresco restaurant may also be the only game in town on Sunday night during slow season, …