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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%
Travelers talk about
“fish platter” (20 reviews)
“shrimp cocktail” (14 reviews)
“sea bass” (37 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM 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 1 week ago

This was our favorite meal on the trip. The Quepos marina has free shuttle service to local resorts if you eat within the area. We loved the fun, open-air atmosphere at Z bar. Christian, our server, was AMAZING. He was so incredibly kind and even...More

Thank claireelizabeth2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place located at la marina in Quepos, a very nice view from the restaurant. The guys were very kind with us specially at the moment they recommend the drinks, try the cocktail shrimp and the sangria!

Thank mattrob90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Z Bar based on a tip from a friend we met on another tour. It was excellent! The location on the marina is great. Melissa was the perfect host! She was so friendly and even helped us get a shuttle back to...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having travelled to Manuel Antonio for our wedding, we were a large group (20 with children). Most restaurants had a hard time accommodating us at times, however Z gastro sectioned us to the one side and allowed some tables to connect, while separated in some...More

Thank JulMcdonald85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Set in the beautiful Marina this restaurant is well appointed with a large open floor in the middle of the plaza. While most of the food was very good the price quality ration was certainly not justified. Avoid the prawns because they have absolutely no...More

Thank Marc O
Reviewed April 13, 2018

After a morning of fishing we disembarked, craving a good, relaxing lunch to recharge our batteries. Z Gastro met our expectations! An excellent ceviche with banana chips to start, then salads, tuna carpaccio, the Philly steak sandwich, and a great burger. The service was excellent...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed April 2, 2018

My daughter and I ate here on our last night of a 12 day vacation to La Fortuna, Monteverde, and Quepos. We thoroughly enjoyed the ceviche appetizer, their take on the Philly Cheese Steak sandwich, and the fish tacos. Everything was presented so beautifully that...More

Thank bcpenn
Reviewed April 1, 2018

I just want some simple food form my son 8 y/o. After checked out other restaurants, I found this one that offers a "Casado", meat, rice, fried yuca and delicious fruit juice. I also have a Gun and tonic for the bar. Everything perfect and...More

Thank CubMiami
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Not a locals venue It is primarily a gastro bar for American tourists with prices to match Popped in for a drink with two companions Very pleasant Menu looked interesting but not for me

Thank davethedrill
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

I ordered the Jumbo prawns with a passion fruits sauce and it was sensational. Hubby ordered the bbq grilled octopus but was a little let down. Octopus wasn’t balanced.

Thank Allanah M
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Questions & Answers
February 18, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Dean P | Property representative |
Yes, there is a Breakfast buffet from 7 AM - 11 AM.
Nancee W
August 14, 2017|
Response from Dean P | Property representative |
No formal dress code... Vacation Casual is fine.
Ola O
March 4, 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
$9 - $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
Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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