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La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve

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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Costa Rican, International
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Sponsored by: La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Caring Service
1. Caring Service
"The sunset views are stunning."
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2. Creative Innovation
2. Creative Innovation
"This is a beautiful restaurant with amazing service and great food."
LPE22
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3. Breathtaking Sunset Views
3. Breathtaking Sunset Views
"I cannot say enough about this restaurant."
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About
Five Star Hotel Restaurant, Gaia offers a totally relaxed atmosphere, serving mostly Costa Rican gourmet cousine with some international alternatives, in general, with lower prices that other restaurants in the Manuel Antonio - Quepos Area and currently the only Restaurant with a Costa Rican Gourmet Menu. Happy hour offers an array of tapas from 4 to 6 pm offers and a magnificent view of the Ocean, the Mountains with a 360 degree view of the area.
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Costa Rican, International
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, 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, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed at the hotel for 3.5 days and ate at La Luna for every meal (other than when we were out in the town) and every single thing we ate was phenomenal! The service was great. The view was awesome. The food phenomenal. Breakfast faves:...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank marikitaguadalupe
sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks so much for taking the time to post your review, we really appreciate it!

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Reviewed December 27, 2018

Dining at La Luna was a shining point of our stay in Quepos. We came for tapas and to catch the sunset prior to dinner and it was beautiful. The staff is excellent and delivers a level of service that exceeds expectations, even at a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2018

The entire staff at La Luna thanks you for taking time to post your review, we really appreciate it!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We struggled to find a single place in Manuel Antonio with decent options that were not “typical Costa Rican food.” This place was a gem!!! We wish we found it sooner on our 5 day stay. They had every single type of vegetable and amazing...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 364elisec
sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so very happy you found us and thank you for posting your wonderful review!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Had breakfast every morning during our stay. The food not only delicious, but well presented. Staff very attentive and a great view of the ocean. Sunsets are awesome.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jorge H
sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks so much for your review!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here for breakfast everyday for 6 mornings, tapas one evening, and dinner for two nights. Every meal was fantastic. Our favorite breakfasts were the costa rican breakfast and american breakfast. Even with 6 days we didnt get sick of breakfast here. Huge portions...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank karb689
sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so happy you enjoyed your dining experiences at La Luna! Your wonderful review is greatly appreciated by our entire staff!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Happy hour starting at 6PM for cocktails drinks at a discount. We were asked about dietary needs and we had one person with a gluten issue. Instead of bread she got cooked zucchini which she liked. The rest of us got 4 different types of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Q4580HTrayp
sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We certainly appreciate your positive comments. However, regarding the Mahi Mahi, we can only state that had the server been notified that your wife was not happy with her dish, we would have immediately prepared another piece of fish or something else from the menu.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view is outstanding! The service is friendly and excellent. The fresh seafood was the best meal so far in our stay. Highly recommended. My husband had the special whole red snapper. Amazing! I had a white fish that was grilled and served with a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank robertprestoncon2017
sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review! We hope you get the chance to visit us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La Luna served us the best meal in our week long stay in Manuel Antonio. The service and quality of food was superb. We began our meal with the fresh Mahi ceviche which was served in half an avocado - so fresh and perfectly prepared....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Emg5360
sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow! Sounds like you sampled a bit of everything! The entire staff at La Luna sends a heart felt thank you for your wonderful review! We hope you have the chance to come back soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La Luna restaurant had some of the most amazing food out of all the places that we visited in Costa Rica. The staff is super friendly and the views of the ocean are incredible and you can even see Macaws flying by. The dishes on...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank karenkurp
sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy you enjoyed our "spins" on Costa Rican cuisine! And thanks so much for taking the time to post your great review, we really appreciate it!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A little bit fancy for my taste. You do have to arrive at gaia and get a ride up the hill. They’re very nice about accommodating and the view upstairs is amazing. This doesn’t really have the art gallery that they claim and the food...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank jmeadows06
sdcorp111, Owner at La Luna Restaurant at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, we appreciate it! You have to go through the doors by the ladies room to enter the front desk, reception and art gallery area.

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