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PorQueNo?

££ - £££Seafood, ,
Rocas de Amancio Road | Costa Paraiso Hotel, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0340
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (81 reviews)
“pork sandwich” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Rocas de Amancio Road | Costa Paraiso Hotel, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
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201 - 210 of 665 reviews

Reviewed 1 May 2016

You absolutely have got to get reservations for sunset. So close to the water and tucked away as part of a Hotel, this restaurant is just amazing. Food is special and tasty and the service is top-notch. We were a four-person family and it was...More

Thank fistagon7
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2016

Thank you very much for this comment so cute, we are very happy to know that you are satisfied with the service and ambience. The restaurant is for families, couples or by solo. Just with the view the people is relaxed and happy. Our Best!

Reviewed 30 April 2016

Excellent menu, come at sunset..great staff and enjoy. We arrived with no reservations..which by the way you should call ahead..this is a very popular place..they squeezed us in and was a very good meal..servers all speak English and Spanish..sitting there watching the sunset and the...More

Thank CliveH47
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2016

Clive, thank you for your kind words about all. More than happy you spend a delightful evening in the restaurant. Our best!

Reviewed 29 April 2016

We loved the look of the place, and, after seeing what looked like a wood-fired pizza oven, decided to try the pizza. Bad call. It was terrible. And it wasn't cooked in a wood fired oven. We also happened to go on a night when...More

Thank redrob45
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2016

Our apologies for not having enjoyed your pizza. Every comment from our customers makes us improve and take into account when kitchen staff prepared different dishes we offer, including our pizza. Yes, there are days when mosquitoes despair, for that reason, we offer the repellent...More

Reviewed 27 April 2016

We had dinner here the last night of our vacation. You can't beat the location which is right at the point on the northern end of Domincalito beach. We watched the sun set over dinner. The food was excellent and the server was extremely pleasant....More

Thank KanabTim
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2016

Hello, thank you so much for leave us a nice comment. When the guests tell us that they enjoyed the lats night/dinner with us, we feel so happy because it´s the end of their vacation and nothing like having a great ending to our restaurant....More

Reviewed 25 April 2016

It is a nice place to enjoy a nice food and a nice sunset. The staff was really friendly. The food was excellent they offer fusion cuisine with local ingredients, I tried mango with chicken good choice. In the menu they also offer pizza and...More

Thank Meylin R
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2016

We appreciate your comment. It is always nice to hear feedback on how we are doing and hope you could visit us again...Our best!

Reviewed 23 April 2016

A little outside the main town, but well worth the drive. Great food, atmosphere and service. By far the best option in town. You will find fusion cuisine and pizzas on the menu.

1  Thank Jan_melis
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2016

Thank you Jan for the review. The restaurant is located in a special spot, so close to Dominical beach. Our goal is the guest be happy with all: food, service and ambience. Please, visit us again if you return to the paradise! Cheers!

Reviewed 20 April 2016

I went with friends to PorQueNo last week. There are several places to sit and they all have views of the beach, with nice greenery around. The food was awesome and I will be back. They also have a selection of smoothies. I had no...More

Thank nxt2nature
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2016

Thank you for visiting Por Que No?. We appreciate the kind words about the food. Our smoothies are spectacular because we make them with real frozen fruits. More than happy you spent a beautiful time with us...see you next time!

Reviewed 12 April 2016

We ate here for dinner, then came back the next day for lunch. Creative combinations of ingredients (e.g., baked pumpkin chunks in my salad). Salad ingredients were super fresh and tasty, easy to find vegetarian dishes as well as seafood and more. The staff are...More

Thank TioRico33
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2016

Thank you for your nice words about our restaurant and the staff. Glad you liked our meals and fusion. Much appreciated!

Reviewed 11 April 2016

We had a great dinner with excellent food and service. Start off on the beautiful deck right on the water with a appetizer and cold drink

Thank Justin H
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2016

Thank you for stopping by! We feel so glad when customers take the time for to let us know about the food and ambience. The deck is the new attraction for sunset time. So nice you had the opportunity to enjoy there. Cheers!

Reviewed 8 April 2016

Claudia really made our two meals here special. She knows the food and offers great service. Overall the finest restaurant within 30 minutes of Dominical. Top notch!

Thank sidelinesports
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2016

Thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the kind words about the food, view and service. Hope to see you again in the future.

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Eric L
25 December 2017|
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Response from Costa Paraiso F | Property representative |
Hello Eric, of course, i already booked you, have a great day
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Cynthia M
4 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
4 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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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, Drinks, 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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
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
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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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