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HiR

| 20 min South of Tamarindo, 10 min East of Playa Avellanas, Pinilla, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 7223 6697
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Travelers talk about
“ceviche” (2 reviews)
“fine dining” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Fusion, French, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
| 20 min South of Tamarindo, 10 min East of Playa Avellanas, Pinilla, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: HiR
1. Fine Dining in the Jungle
"lived here 12 years and this is without a doubt the most creative food"
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2. Out of This World!
"unique dinning experience, unlike any I have ever encountered"
Khanh H
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3. Creative and Innovative Dishes
"WOW!!! The best meal I have ever had"
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When I say that this was the best food I have ever eaten, I am not exaggerating. Eating the food here made me rethink what I eat on a daily basis. I absolutely can’t put into words how amazing the experience was. Picture a five...More

Thank EmilySummerall
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you so much Emily!!! Your enthusiasm is contagious and your presence is wonderful. We can't wait to have you back at HiR Fine Dining and I look forward to creating more magic for you and your family :) Sending you lots of love from...More

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing experience that should not be missed. We went last year and the food and experience were fabulous but Noam made it even better! The setting is exceptional, which is matched by the food. If you want to splurge on any meal...More

Thank Loranyc
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Hi Lora, thank you for coming back and making the 1 year anniversary so fabulous: both first and last guests of the first year of HiR Fine Dining. I can't wait for next year with the extended family! Much love :) Noam

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Noam puts his heart and soul into the dishes and you can taste the difference. Deliciousness - all in the details, and even moreso in the holistic coherence of the dishes. All the elements are excellent but as a whole, they sing. Noam is a...More

Thank Chris W
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us again, for such an important celebration as your wedding!! It's an honor serving you and we can't wait to host you here again... With brand new dishes :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t say enough nice things about this experience. The food was delicious. Noam and Nadia were incredibly welcoming. It felt like a dinner with old friends. Having a fine dining experience in the middle of the jungle, isn’t a common thing- I highly recommend...More

Thank demcke01
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words :) we loved your enthusiasm for our dishes!!

Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

We spent and evening with Noam and Nadia in their jungle oasis. It was great to get away from the resort we stayed at with a work trip for a few hours. Very cool experience, personal, and a truly gorgeous meal. Seafood is the main...More

Thank Elizabeth N
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you :) it was a pleasure serving you, and thanks for sharing your music with us <3

Reviewed April 25, 2018

A definite MUST for anyone passionate about food, travel and life! You get much more then fine dining, no words can really describe all that you experience at HiR, TRY IT! I am one picky gal, who has traveled and experienced many wonderful restaurants...Noam, they...More

Thank Rachel D
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Thank you so much for your enthusiasm and passion for what we're creating HiR :) you brought a lot of light to our week and I can't wait to meet again!! Lots of love, Noam

Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

the best dinner in costa rica / friendly people with stories about themself / perfect dinner made with passion / kind of dinner never forget/ amazing location in jungle pura vida

Thank Dragos P
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Thank you for joining us all the way from Romania! What an honor to have you guys here: you were great company! We look forward to serving you again soon :) Love, Noam

Reviewed April 16, 2018

What an amazing experience!! Not only was the food fabulous the presentation is artwork. The chef has incredible knowledge of the local ingredients and how to combine flavors to thrill your tastebuds. Of the 7-course meal, not one item disappointed. After presenting your entree, all...More

Thank mar9002018
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review: I had a big smile of my face reading you :) I loved meeting you and the family! I look forward to meet again very soon. Lots of love :)

Reviewed April 16, 2018

Noam hosted a guest chef, Quentin Villers, the night we dined there. The theme that night was to make new things familiar and familiar things taste new. By the 3rd course I heard perhaps 40 ingredients. All local, either grown on the property, maybe 1/3,...More

Thank cecilmccullough
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Hi Cecil, thank you for joining us for this dinner with your family :) I am so happy I got to meet you all and had a wonderful time! I look forward to meet again very soon :) Lots of love, Noam

Reviewed March 19, 2018

We asked the owner/proprietor Noam where he was trained as a chef - and by the way he does ALL the work here including that of cook, waiter, busboy and bathroom cleaner! He told us he had worked in several kitchens around the world, including...More

Thank Cravini
Noam K, Owner at HiR, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2018

Thank you so much for such kind words Gary!! It was a delight serving you and your family :) I look forward t seeing you again when you visit Costa Rica. PS - I want to clarify a misunderstanding: I haven't worked in professional kitchen...More

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jlf999
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Yes: I'm doing a special 10 course dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$145 - $250
Cuisine
Fusion, French, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | 20 min South of Tamarindo, 10 min East of Playa Avellanas, Pinilla, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo  >  Pinilla
  • Phone Number: +506 7223 6697
Description
Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, international chefs create discovery menus HiR. Every dinner has between 6 and 10 courses. Everywhere possible, our produce are organic and locally sourced. Dinner are scheduled for 3-5h depending on chef and menu. With a maximum of 12 seats, each guests receives 100% of the chef's attention. In the Jungle of Costa Rica, HiR gives you a private and intimate setting to focus on the subtle and refined food you're eating.
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