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Restaurante El Sendero

Hotel Villa Blanca | El Silencio de Los Angeles, San Ramon 1250, Costa Rica
+506 2461 0300
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (10 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“cloud forest” (6 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Latin, Spanish, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Hotel Villa Blanca | El Silencio de Los Angeles, San Ramon 1250, Costa Rica
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

We ate nearly every meal here while staying at the hotel. Here's the "don't miss" culinary highlights! El Sendero breakfast....homemade tortillas, cheese, and delectable plantains Papaya jam served to us on just some days with breakfast...ask for it, delectable! For lunch, we really enjoyed the...More

Thank burrie1
villablanca2011, concierge at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Dear burrie1, Greetings from El sendero Restaurant! We thank you for sharing your experience at El Sendero Restaurant. It is nice for us to know that you enjoyed the quality and variety of our food and we really hope to have the opportunity of seeing...More

Reviewed April 24, 2018

Ate there 2 nights in a row because it was that good. Ambiance was classy without being fancy. Service was top notch. Breakfasts were also great.More

Thank Lewis H
villablanca2011, concierge at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Dear Lewis H, Greetings from Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel & Nature Reserve! Thank you so much for taking the time to share you experience in El Sendero Restaurant, we really appreciate your opinion about us. It is great to know you had a good...More

Reviewed March 7, 2018

The restaurant allows your to enjoy great typical Costa Rica and international food dishes. Service is very good and prices are convenient. Their offering of natural ingredients, like roses and lemon grass, makes their menu options an interesting challenge.

Thank SBE73
villablanca2011, Gerente at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Dear SBE73, Much appreciated that you found the quality and value of our menus, including a selection of Costa Rican gastronomy, to your liking, if not a bid challenging to discover new ingredients from our own greenhouses.  Saludos, Joxan Obando Operations Manager Greentique Hotels

Reviewed March 6, 2018

If El Sendero brought in a really good chef then, given the raw ingredients that were clearly available, this could be a top class restaurant.More

Thank Roguejumbo
villablanca2011, Gerente at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Dear Roguejumbo,   We actually were surprised to read that our chef, whose been consistently rated highly by our guests, fell so far below your personal expectations. We reviewed your menu selection carefully and the presentation to see how we missed the opportunity to deliver the quality and...More

Reviewed January 20, 2018

It is practical to eat in the hotel restaurant as it is so isolated there it's a bit expensive but very good quality.

Thank walkerhb
villablanca2011, Gerente at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Dear Walkerhb, We are pleased you found the quality matched the value in our El Sendero menu. Regards, Joxan Obando Operations Manager Greentique Hotels

Reviewed January 13, 2018

The restaurant is located in the Hotel Villa Blanca in a small village called El Silencio (The Silence) and indeed it is the right name. The first thing we noticed as we stepped out of the car was the silence; only birds and wind sounds....More

Thank TucanTico
villablanca2011, Gerente at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Dear TucanTico, Thank you for recommending our restaurant for the quality, value and great service by our wait staff, including Carlos. We hope you can return again for more great experiences at Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel. Best regards, Joxan Obando Operations Manager Greentique Hotels

Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Our family traveled to Hotel Villa Blanca to escape the brutal winter freeze of winter in Boston, and highly recommend the hotel and El Sendero Restaurant. The views are breathtaking, though beware that cloud cover can often obstruct views—but the positive aspect is that you...More

Thank Aremin
villablanca2011, Propietario at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Dear Aremin, We thank you for appreciating the exceptional value you found with our restaurant, El Sendero. We are committed to Costa Rican Gastronomy, and our chef selects the freshest ingredients to offer a healthy and delicious menu selection. Should you return again for more enjoyable...More

Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here during our stay at Villa Blanca and really enjoyed our meal. This is the most upscale place we ate at in Costa Rica and really enjoyed that the food is either home grown or locally sourced. The tomato soup as a...More

Thank c-krogh
Reviewed December 3, 2017

Loved seeing Julio every time we were in the restaurant. Very tasty food with lots of Costa Rican flavors. The music is very soothing and quite romantic. Definitely recommend!

Thank Jesse M
Reviewed November 4, 2017

If you are staying at Villa Blanca then you are most likely to dine here...however if you happen to be passing and didn't visit this restaurant...then you'd be missing a treat! The food is wonderfully tasty, and presented in a way you'll know they have...More

Thank Andrew G
villablanca2011, Propietario at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2017

Dear Andrew G, We can’t agree more that when it comes to the quality of our menus and service by our dedicated and friendly staff at Villa Blanca’s El Sendero Restaurant, that its all about “orgullo” or the “pride” you appreciated that’s the most important...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Villa Blanca | El Silencio de Los Angeles, San Ramon 1250, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Canton of San Ramon  >  San Ramon
  • Phone Number: +506 2461 0300
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