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Restaurante Morpho's

$$ - $$$American, ,
Metres Este Of the Banco Nacional 50 | Town Center, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 7373
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken” (102 reviews)
“burger” (56 reviews)
“casado” (87 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM Hours
American, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Metres Este Of the Banco Nacional 50 | Town Center, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a night hike my group of 2 families went here for dinner. The kids ordered up awesome milkshakes and burgers and fruit plates. The adults got an assortment of dishes. It was all excellent.

Thank EAtexas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were the only ones there the entire time, but we have 2 young kids so we eat earlier than most. The meals were presented artfully and the prices were pretty average for CR. We all left full and satisfied. Service was great. The deck...More

Thank minniemoo81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had burger (around 5,000 colones) that was just great and casados (4,600 colones) which was ok. Nice place to grab a drink or have lunch.

Thank JuliaReitor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, english spoken, great service. Most items have more food on the platter than seniors can eat, but fun to try.

Thank William H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there on hte recommendation of the concierg because the food was supposed to be good. The menu looked ok and the place appeared to be clean. It was so cold, people were sitting there in winter jackets and the lighting was so brigh and...More

Thank Finallyfree
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The local food was fabulous, service was good and the atmosphere is excellent. I'd definitely recommend.

Thank Barb D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's fun to go to Morpho's just for the art inside. It's really neat. Unless you don't like butterflies, in which case I don't want to be your friend. The food is reasonably priced and isn't trying to be anything spectacular, so it doesn't underdeliver....More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for an afternoon snack after arriving at Rainbow Valley Lodge from Arenal and it was just what we needed. The staff were friendly and helpful giving us advice on the food and drinks available. We had some really nice fruit cocktails and rather...More

Thank Leintwardine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can’t miss going to one of the two Morphos restaurants while in Monte Verde Costa Rica. The atmosphere is amazing and it feels like you are eating in the cloud forest with beautifully painted murals on all walls and ceiling. Wait staff are the...More

Thank KellyGringo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first outside meal at a real restaurant in Costa Rica since we came directly to Monteverde from the airport. Morpho's introduced me to the Casado - one of Costa Rica's traditional dishes. They spoiled me because I kept ordering Casado all over...More

Thank David A
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Questions & Answers
December 29, 2017|
Response from ahirata | Reviewed this property |
I think with may casada, you can as them to make it vegan by ordering the vegetarian,but asking for no cheese, no eggs and to replace it with something like avocado or more beans or more plantain.
December 29, 2017|
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Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but they seemed quite friendly and the kitchen willing to customise a meal or provide a variation. There are enough restaurants around though to drop in and ask
August 24, 2016|
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Response from Laene | Reviewed this property |
11AM - 9:15 PM, according to their Facebook page.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM
11:00 AM - 9:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Metres Este Of the Banco Nacional 50 | Town Center, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 7373
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