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PorQueNo?

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, ,
Rocas de Amancio Road | Costa Paraiso Hotel, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0340
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (72 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Rocas de Amancio Road | Costa Paraiso Hotel, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
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11 - 20 of 638 reviews

Reviewed 19 July 2017

As a costarican who lives in the US, I like to come visit my home country and expect Costarican dishes in the menu. Unfortunately for dinner there wasn't any at PorQueNo. We chose it cause it's the restaurant of the hotel we stayed at. Nice...More

Thank Allen A
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi Allen! We are sorry because we were not what you expect, as Trip Advisor announce, we are a contemporary and fusion restaurant. you right! we don`t have any 100% tico dish in our dinner menu. but we have some for breakfasr and lunch, and...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful breakfast with stellar views, ask for the banana French toast. We will return for dinner . Loved the grounds and the tree iguanas were giant !!

Thank Walter L
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you very much for your review!! We are very happy that you enjoyed the breakfast and beautiful view offered by our restaurant. We hope to see you soon We are excited that you like our garden and observe the local iguanas. Kind regards!

Reviewed 8 July 2017

We chose PorQueNo? for a special night out, and got there just after sunset. No matter, it was well worth the trip for the food and drinks. The piña colada was one of the best we’ve ever had. The portions were generous. The chicken cordon...More

Thank Nabo1995
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

wow!! thank you very much for your review!! It's a pride to know that our customer enjoy our food and drinks during their visit, for our team t is a pleasure to server you. We hope to see you soon!! Kind regards.

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Food was really good. Dinner portion of meals were good. Ordered guac and chips as an app, chip amount was small. Kids had pasta which they thought was amazing, their portion was a bit small but I do agree with the kids that it was...More

1  Thank Shirley P
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hello!!!!, thank you for this review, from the staff of PorQue No, we like to know that you felt so confortable in our restaurant, and not only that, even the food and the treatment of our staff, met your expectations. We hope in a near...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic lunch and I look forward to returning to this spot again in the future. We were impressed with the fresh food, flavors, and service. Great job!!!More

Thank onesweetcowgirl
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Ohh, thank you very much for your review, we have been blessed with this view and is an honor to share this with our clients, also, it confort us to know, that the effort we make to give a good quality in our food and...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Very tasty fresh and different from your typical Tico meal. It's more of a California style cuisine: filling and yet light. They have many fresh juices and smoothies plus a complete bar to satisfy everybody's needs.

Thank hman5200
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thank you for your review! We are very happy that you enjoyed our restaurant and bar, it motivates us that our customers are always satisfied to visit our restaurant. we hope to see you soon! kind regards.

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Someone in our tour recommended going here. We are so glad they did. The restaurant has such quaint ambiance, by the water, and the food is absolutely delicious! We can't say enough good things about our waitress Daniella. She was so friendly and took the...More

Thank jeanninerm
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thank you very much for your review! We are very happy that they enjoyed in our restaurant, for our team the pleasure to serve them. we hope to see you soon. Kind Regards!

Reviewed 26 June 2017

First, the views from PorQueNo are just incredible. The property is full of Iguanas running around and the ocean breezes are everything. PorQueNo is one of our favourite go-to places every time we are down in Costa Rica (3x a year). This visit, we stopped...More

Thank Nock4Six
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you very much for your review!! We are very proud to be one of your favorite places in Costa Rica, we are very happy that you enjoyed our food and ocean view. We appreciate your comment and we hope to see you soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

This restaurant came highly recommended, and it was very good. It specializes in seafood, and the seafood was fresh and well prepared. Compared to other local restaurants, it is a little expensive, but we thought it was worth the price

Thank cheryl e
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Thank you very much for your review!! For us it is very important that our customer are happy and sastified with the food. Hope to visit us again. regards

Reviewed 15 June 2017

The food here is really terrific and we come here quite a bit. The view is really spectacular and you can walk down to their porch overlooking the ocean. Our family lives in the area and when we visit this is one of the more...More

Thank sraju7
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thank you very much for your review!! we are very happy that you enjoyed our food and ocean view, it is a pleasure and motivation that our customer are happy for your visit. we look forward to your visit, regards

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Cynthia M
5 August 2017|
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Response from CPManagement | Property representative |
Hi Cynthia, i already book your reservation. Kind regards
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Cynthia M
5 August 2017|
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Response from marisasteph | Reviewed this property |
You need to call them directly. Sorry for the delay; hopefully you were able to get your reservation. Marisa
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ticanba
5 April 2017|
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Response from Mateo R | Property representative |
Hello Ivania, you reservation is confirm for Saturday April 15, 8PM 4 people. if anything change, just let us know on the facebook page PorqueNo Restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 23
Cuisine
Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 11:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rocas de Amancio Road | Costa Paraiso Hotel, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica (Formerly Por Que No?)
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Dominical
  • Phone Number: +506 2787 0340
  • E-mail
Description
Within the Costa-Paraiso boutique hotel, just two km South of Dominical, Por Que No is one of the region's best dining experiences, with an ocean view. With 'tasty treats & funky beats', Por Que No is known for our great dinner specials, delicious wood-fired pizza, healthy smoothies and hit the spot coffees. For those that don't want to cook or need a packed lunch at the beach, check out our take out options.
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