Restaurants in Dominical

La Palapa Gourmet Restaurant

Open for guests and general public daily from 6:30 am to 10:00 pm. They serve breakfasts, lunches, snacks, cocktails and an exquisite menu for dinners. Best local Restaurant. Gluten free and New Vegetarian Delicacies.
Tel: (506) 2787-4343

Bar Jolly Roger

Open from Monday to Sunday
Hot Wings & Cold Beer (21 Different Wing Flavors, 22 Different Beers, & 12 Tequilas). Located, walking distance from Casa Big Sur. Every Saturday about 20 expats play poker and the crew is always open to new comers.
Tel: 8706-8438

Tortilla Flats

Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner Sunset Jams 4:30 – 6:30
Every day Happy Hour 4 -6 PM. Best Margaritas in Town Fresh fish, tacos, Vegetarian Options. On the beach in Dominical. Saturday Night Disco.
Tel: (506) 2787 0033

Por Que No

Breakfast/brunch 7 am – 1 pm
Bocas /pizza (stone oven) 5:00 pm – 10 pm Tuesday to Sunday
Sea front restaurant, amazing views
Look for the sign before reaching Dominical
Reservation is required
Tel:(506) 2787 0025, (506) 8658 4344

Roca Verde

Roca Verde is the original restaurant of Dominical. Great semi private beach and has great local food, located before Dominical on the beach.
Tel: (506) 2787-0036


Maracatú serves amazing vegetarian and fish dishes in a laid back and comfortable setting. Wednesday ladies night, and the live music events on the weekends.
Tel: (509) 2787-0091

El Rancho

Unique and beautiful ‘Rancho’ Restaurant international and local specialties. Great food.
Tel: (506) 2787-0052


This restaurant is open from 5 p.m. and accepts both reservations and take-away options. Only Sushi Restaurant in the southern zone.
Tel: (506) 8826-7946.

Café las Delicias

Coffee Shop at the entrance of Dominical. Café Delicias has great cakes, cookies and scones. Is it open for breakfast at 7 a.m.
Tel: (506) 2787-0097

Restaurante La Parcela

Restaurante La Parcela has one of the best views in Costa Rica. Food and service is not always on, but great for a drink. On the way to Dominical just past the part where you can see the ocean.
Tel: (506) 2787-0016

Patrón’s Pura 
New Restaurant in Dominical

Coffee Shop, BBQ, down town in Dominical
Tel: 8404-5572

Best Seafood Restaurant

Special in Lobster & Mariscadas
Tel: 2777-5214

Restaurantes en Uvita

The Dome

Drive – Thru Lunch place. Burgers, Burritos, Salads. Located in the center of Uvita across from the firestone. About 10 minutes south of Casa Big Sur.
Tel: (506) 2743-8506

Restaurante Marino Ballena

Marino Ballena Restaurant has a varied menu of local dishes. Located next to the second BM Supermarket.
Tel: (506) 2743-8104

Pizzería La Fogata

Cocina: Italian, Costarrican, Internacional food and roasted chicken. Located in Uvita turn left before The Dome drive down the dirt road.
Tel: (506) 2743-8224

Great for Sunsets – Hotel & Bar

You can enjoy happy hour Monday – Tuesday - Wednesday 4 -7 pm
Tel: (506) 2743-8151

Restaurante Los Troncos

Cuisine: Local Tico Food
Address:150 meters south of Banco National , and 30 meters north of the entrance to , Bahia Ballena, Uvita
Tel: (506) 2743.8553

La Cusinga -The Gecko at la Cusinga Lodge

Fresh – Local – Organic
Lunch 12 a.m. – 2 pm. Dinner 7 p.m. -9 p.m.
4 km South of Uvita – Amazing view and best to call ahead.
Tel: (506) 8313 8598

Cristal Ballena Resort & Spa

International food with Australian touch – Great pool and bar. Located in Costa Ballena, 7 km south of Uvita.
Tel: (506)2743-5354

Boutique Resort Hotel with gourmet dining at O2 

Reservation required
4 km east of BCR (Banco de Costa Rica)
Uvita, Costa Rica
Tel: + (506) 8322 4773

Villa Leonor

BBQ Sunday all day and Wednesday evening. Lobster Friday all day.
10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Lunch and Dinner Closed Tuesday
750 south of Hotel Cristal Ballena Playa Ballena – Call ahead time.
Tel: (506) 2786 5380

Restaurants in Ojochal


New World Cuisine, one of the best Restaurants in the Southern Zone! Next to Plaza Delfin in Ojochal. Best to call for big parties.
5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Closed on Monday
Tel: (506) 2786 5175

Ylang Ylang

Authentic Indonesian Cuisine
Sunday, Brunch 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Thursday – Saturday, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Calle Las Estrellas, 600 m past the Police Station
Tel: (506) 2786 5054


Thai – Viet – French – Italian – Costarican – Polinesian. Amazing food!
Every day - 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Tel: (506) 2786 5050

Restaurant and Bar

Mediterranean Cuisine
Located in El Castillo
500 m off the Costanera on Perezoso Road – Ojochal
Tel: (506) 2786 5543

French Bakery

Bakery, Pastry Shop and French Specialties
Breakfast and Lunch
7 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Plaza Delfin, 25 metros de l’entrada de Ojochal
Ojochal, Costa Rica
(506) 8729 4115

El Jardin Tortuga

The delicious and freshly prepared meals include pizza, pasta, shrimps, lobster, lasagnas, paellas, stuffed peppers, fried pork in a nice beer sauce as well as vegetarian dishes. All our healthy meals are fried or baked in a wood fired brick oven.
Tel: (506) 2786 5059