Quepos restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in Quepos

Z Gastro Bar

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 meal of dorado ceviche in coconut milk, an…
Top Choice Seafood in Quepos


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

Marisquería Jiuberths

Run by a hardworking fisherman's family, this institution with brightly tiled floors serves the best seafood in town, yet is practically unknown to visitors because it's tucked away. Whether you have the catch of th…
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 and amazing salads throughout…
Cafeteria in Quepos

Soda Come Bien

The daily rotation of delicious cafeteria options might include fish in tomato sauce, olla de carne (beef soup with rice) or chicken soup, but everything is fresh, the women behind the counter are friendly and the b…
Sushi in Quepos


A relative newcomer to the Marina Pez Vela, this Latin-influenced sushi and sake bar fills its rolls with fresh tropical produce and local seafood bits. The spicy tuna over crispy rice cakes is a big hit, along with…
American in Quepos

Runaway Grill

An all-round crowd pleaser, Runaway Grill's menu spans steaks, wraps, salads, tacos, burgers, sandwiches and more. Portions are sizable and come with a sea view, the mint lemonades are refreshing and enormous, and t…
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, …
Fast Food in Quepos

Chicken On The Run

If it's crispy fried chicken you're craving, this is the best little joint in town. Grab a wing or breast to go, or bring some friends for a sitdown meal of an entire roast chicken with all the trimmings. Casados ar…
Deli in Quepos


This deli makes excellent sandwiches with imported Italian meats and cheeses, served with a side of ill grace from the grumpy waiter, but perfect for toting on excursions to Manuel Antonio.