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Z Gastro Bar

Marina Pez Vela, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
+506 2777 6948
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish platter” (20 reviews)
“shrimp cocktail” (13 reviews)
“sea bass” (37 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, European, South American, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Marina Pez Vela, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We tried 6 different restaurants for dinner during our 7 nights in Quepos and Manuel Antonio. Z Gastro and La Luna were hands down the best, and wish we had visited Z Gastro a second time. Unusual menu but everything we had was extremely well...More

Thank Gbraze
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I ate here twice. Both times the food was delicious. Instead of potatoe fries we had jica fries that were delicious. I recommend sitting at a table that looks out at the ocean, boats, ships and it's a great people watching location....More

Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is very nice. Melissa our waitress was outstanding and very attentive.She took good care of us. The seafood here was outstanding including the oysters and the ceviche and Tuna tar tar. I highly recommend you do not order the ribeye here. Half of...More

1  Thank MidloFoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the fist time that I have written a review, but the food and service that we experienced at Z Gastro Bar was excellent and won the honor of my review.. From the start our server, Andreis was welcoming and took the time to...More

Thank Topmetalman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice restaurant at the Marina, food was very good, service was amazing! Nice view of the Marina and ocean

Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate overlooking the Marina in this open restaurant for the second year in a row. Service, food, wine, cocktails and service were excellent. The atmosphere and ambiance were perfect. Pura Vida!

Thank deejaydon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a really fabulous meal and good time at this restaurant. Our server Christian was fabulous and spoiled us without end. The meals brought together a lot of creativity but were based on fresh local fish. It was fabulous. It was a meal and...More

Thank Ilan R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I heard a lot of good things about this restaurant and folks were surprised about our lack luster experience. Just not a lot of positives on our dinner. Nice open air space. Our waiter wasn't great..non-attentive .. we were occasionally assisted by another waiter (Christian)...More

Thank NUTN2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our hotel recommend us this place but it was our worst experience in Costa Rica! I don't know if we chose the wrong dishes or what but the food was awful ! My friend doesn't eat fish so he had a ribeye....I mean some sort...More

1  Thank Klobbeuse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything perfect! Food, wait staff, wine, etc. Had fish plate for two with four different kinds of fresh catch that day with two servings each for our meal. We had Mahi Mahi Ceviche style, Sea Bass in Panko, Yellow Fin Tuna tuna seared, and Tilapia...More

Thank DancingBear64
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Questions & Answers
18 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Dean P | Property representative |
Yes, there is a Breakfast buffet from 7 AM - 11 AM.
Nancee W
15 August 2017|
Response from Dean P | Property representative |
No formal dress code... Vacation Casual is fine.
Ola O
4 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Dean P | Property representative |
Thank you for inquiring. We have large groups multiple times a week, and offer a plethora of options to ensure your event is a HUGE success. I will be in contact direct with you for the details of your event.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, 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, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina Pez Vela, Quepos 60601, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Quepos
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 6948
  • E-mail
Z Gastro Bar is an adventure in Costa Rican gastronomy, a culinary exploration of great dishes artfully presented. The food is almost too beautiful to eat, but it’s the taste that will transport you. Located in the splendid Marina Pez Vela in Quepos. Z just might be the seaside dining experience of your life.
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