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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” (86 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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Food
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LOCATION
Rocas de Amancio Road | Costa Paraiso Hotel, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 735 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second time here and i can’t say enough good things about PorQueNo.... amazing views, outstanding food, wonderful service, great drinks and setting that is so peaceful and relaxing you’ll want to stay for hours. It’s steps from Dominicalito Beach so if you’re here for sunset,...More

Thank david g
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

David.. Thanks a lot for your comments, we try to provide the best service always... We wait for you soon, and you'll have your hottest fries..... Thanks again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mom had the coconut smoothie and I had the turmeric smoothie. Both were delicious!!!! The server and kitchen staff were so sweet to my baby. The view is stunning and it is an absolute must to see!

Thank Kat M
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Kat Very happy to see your comment, thanks so much for visit our place, hope to see yo again!!!!

Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

If you’re in the area, you have to come here!! Amazing landscaping, amazing views, and amazing food. We had lunch watching the waves splash against the rocks while sipping pina coladas. During rainy season, come for lunch before the clouds roll in.

Thank KrissyRae25
Costa Paraiso F, Gerente at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hola, Thanks for your visit, we appreciate your comment, hope to see you again at POR QUE NO RESTAURANT. Always Welcome!!!

Reviewed September 4, 2018

our waitress was a delight, so helpful, so gracious, spoke English and Spanish. Delicious cocktails and divinely prepared fish.

Thank Jessica E
Costa Paraiso F, Gerente at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Hello, thanks for stopping in! we are very happy to know your experience, we hope to see you soon! Por Que No? Team Pura vida!

Reviewed August 26, 2018

We recently went for cocktail drinks with friends and it was perfection. The margaritas and drinks were great while we watched the sun go down. It had just rained but they were able to clean off the area under the tree for us to sit....More

Thank zarrah2785
Costa Paraiso F, Gerente at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Hola! Thanks for stopping in! We are so glad to know about your experience with us, More Margaritas ? Por Que No? we'll see you again! Pura Vida!

Reviewed August 25, 2018

There is a small sign off the main road and then one sets of down a rough track only 100m or so but down a VERY steep hill - turn right into the car park and you hit a bit of tranquility with excellent views...More

Thank Rufus B
Costa Paraiso F, Gerente at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thanks for stopping in! So happy to know about your experience, birds, butterflies even iguanas they enjoy living in the paradise as we do. see you next time! Pura Vida!

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Great sunset spot. Strong margs! The picture are worth it. You don’t need to call ahead as suggested.

1  Thank Logan R
Costa Paraiso F, Gerente at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Hola Hola, thanks for sharing your experience, reservations during green season are not needed, peak season does! hope to see you once again! Pura Vida!

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Went to PorQueNo for a birthday dinner. Looking for a special place. This really fit the moment. View was great. Clean tables and very responsive staff. Food was awesome. The seared tuna was best I have ever had. One of our group had pineapple ribs...More

Thank RLHTacoma
Costa Paraiso F, Gerente at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Hola Hola! So happy for your nice experience with us, We appreciate your review about our food and staff, all our meal it's made with local fresh products, so work even better. Looking forward to seeing you again !

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Excellent lunch at the terrace of Porqueno?! Food was really nice and service was perfect. The kids had very nice pasta with fresh basil and I had a great wrap with chicken. The restaurant is a bit hidden from the road but a true gem...More

Thank Martijn A
Costa Paraiso F, Gerente at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hola Martijin, So exited for getting your review, Thanks for lettings us know your thoughts, and your experience, we'll be glad to see you every time ypu decide coming. pura vida!

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Went for lunch and it was wonderful. The service was quick and friendly, the view beautiful and food great. We had the crispy fish sandwich and the BBQ pork sandwich each on their in house made bread. The portions were good and the flavors even...More

Thank LoriE1023
Costa Paraiso F, Gerente at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hello Lori! Thanks for review us such in a great way! We are glad to know that you loved our meal! every single thing it's made with love, and we really appreciate when people notice! we hope to see you one more time, anytime you...More

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Eric L
December 25, 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
August 4, 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
August 4, 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
$8 - $23
Cuisine
Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
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
Bar scene, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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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