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10-12 minute walk on the beach north of Montezuma | at the Ylang Ylang Beach Resort, Montezuma, Costa Rica
+506 2642 0636
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Arroyo Grande, California
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I met some great people on the local zip line tour and we decided to make our way to Ylang Ylang for dinner. Overall, the meal was exceptional. The four of us shared two plates of sushi, the tuna steak, fish ambrosia and the seafood combo. All of the food was fantastic. The only reason why I... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food at Ylang Ylang is delightful! A wide selection of choices are offered for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I LOVED the blackened tuna steak - I couldn't get enough of it. The setting and staff added to the incredible dining experience.

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Thank Alexis L
Eagle, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

The food is fantastic at Ylang Ylang, and they will even set up a private table on the beach to make your special night out as romantic as it can be.

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St. Albert, Canada
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

As others have mentioned, it's about a 10 minute walk along the beach. We went for lunch and had a table overlooking the ocean with monkeys jumping from tree to tree above us. Some of the best food we had during our two weeks in CR. A bit pricey but well worth it.

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Thank Scott R
Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

I never imagined this place could be so beautiful. No words to describe the beauty of Ylang Ylang Resort and Montezuma. A picture cannot capture the brilliant landscape, sounds and views. The staff was pleasant and welcoming. The front desk helped to arrange all excursions. So very helpful. The hammocks on the beach, the monkeys, iguanas, and agoutis roaming the... More 

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Crepes and rainbow salad were my favourite. A lot of sauce on all the other dishes - good if you like that sort of thing. Lovely views and staff.

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

If you plan to take the walk along the beach option - do it in daylight hours!! In any event, your walk will be well rewarded by what we found to be the best restaurant in Montezuma. An extensive menu, stunning views of the beach and a very friendly and attentive wait staff. A mention to Christian who was our... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

When someone asked me recently what my "happy place," was I thought about Ylang Ylang. My daughter and I enjoyed all our meals (breakfast and dinner) at the restaurant and everything was delicious, freshly prepared, and attractively presented too. One of the most enjoyable aspects was the terrific and highly professional serving staff. When I return to Ylang Ylang, I... More 

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Thank Patricia B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Even though we were on a budget and this place was pretty expensive, we went twice. The food was outrageously delicious, as were the drinks (especially the passion fruit mojito), dessert (tiramisu crepe), and cappucinos. Service was wonderful and we had the place almost to ourselves in low season. The view was also beautiful and made our last evening in... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

What a great place to have lunch, at a table near the beach. Take a walk on their compound and watch the beautiful cabanita's, we hope to stay there once. Yogadeck is amazing!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Cuisine
Costa Rican, Seafood, International, Sushi, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-12 minute walk on the beach north of Montezuma | at the Ylang Ylang Beach Resort, Montezuma, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Montezuma
  • Phone Number: +506 2642 0636
Description
Ylang Ylang Restaurant is a joyful place... your meals are prepared especially for you with the freshest of ingredients and caring, friendly service. A calm atmosphere and delicious food awaits you...We are proud to serve mainly organic produce in all of our dishes.Our restaurant caters to seafood, vegan and raw food lovers. We also serve great chicken dishes, but do not serve red meat. Please see our online menus for more details.We are always willing to accommodate your needs, just ask at the time of booking.The restaurant is open to non-hotel guests as well.Great Happy Hour from 3-6pm everyday

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