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Ylang Ylang Indonesian Catering & Cooking Classes

Calle Estrellas, Ojochal, Costa Rica
+506 2786 5054
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“sticky rice” (3 reviews)
“red snapper” (4 reviews)
Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Calle Estrellas, Ojochal, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We love this place! The food is outstanding and the intimate atmosphere makes for a lovely dining experience. The owners are very welcoming. They are not always open, so check first and make a reservation well in advance because it is small. A definite must...More

Thank J W
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of experiencing Ylang Ylang in the quiet of Green Season and our dining experience was the perfect combination of feeling at home in the cozy, intimate atmosphere while still being treated to attentive yet professional service. A meal for two offers...More

1  Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I very nice, quaint restaurant, with excellent food. Ingrediants are fresh, many organic and grown on sight. Run by a lovely charming couple who make you feel like you arein their home for dinner. Truely special.

Thank keithrs59
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner and hans and his wife are so nice! Its quiet there and its such a good restaurant.

1  Thank Robin L
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

The ingredients are fresh and the cooking is elaborate. This you can taste! The restaurant is small and seats only a few guests. Reservation is required. The view is very nice. Highly recommended.

1  Thank CHFEF
Reviewed 21 July 2017

The location of this quaint restaurant is nestled on a hill in Ojochal overlooking the ocean. The menu is written on chalkboards and is updated frequently. The serve beer, wine and soft cocktails. For appetizers we had Spring Rolls, Tuna, and Sticky Rice with beef....More

1  Thank MaloloLoki
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Ylang Yland serves Indonesian food. It's similar to Indian food but not as heavily accented. They have maybe 6 tables and it's a dining experience. The chefs husband greets you and offers a few appetizer options and a small table side chalk board. Dinner is...More

1  Thank chrisfromthecape
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Ylang Ylang is in Ojochal, Costa Rica, a small wayside village known for it's collection of very nice restaurants that range in price. Ylang Ylang is the first road to the left as you enter Ojochal on the Avenida Principal. As you go up Calle...More

Thank Molecularpenguin
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This excellent restaurant is only open 4 months, WED-SAT I believe. They only take 12 diners a night, and the start times are nicely staggered to accommodate everyone. The menu is very interesting. They only do a handful of things, but they are done very...More

Thank STL_traveladdict
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Christine and I ate here one night and it was one of our better dining experiences while in Costa Rica. Caroline is in love with her cooking and it shows in the expertly blended and married complimentary dishes she and her husband Hans presents.

Thank bruce p
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28 May 2015|
Response from Hans V | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your interest in our restaurant. In the Indonesian cooking style there is no use of wheat and yeast at all. For some items we use sweet soy sauce which contains a minimum of wheat. So our menu is for 70... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Estrellas, Ojochal, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Ojochal
  • Phone Number: +506 2786 5054
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High end Indonesian Catering Services, a Restaurant at your home or rental and personalized Cooking Classes. Discuss with us the menu, lunch dinner or snacks/tapas for your anniversary party and the number of guests in your party. We will make your party unforgettable. The cooking classes are for 1 or 2 persons and you learn how to prepare and cook Indonesian dishes in an authentic way. The result is always a meal for 2! By Reservations only at least 4 days ahead.
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