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Santana's - CLOSED

Main Street, Quepos 6350, Costa Rica
+506 2777 1003
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
18 May 2015
“good meals good price”
2 Nov 2013
“Avoid at all costs”
Restaurant Hours Closed
South American, Costa Rican
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Quepos 6350, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 18 May 2015

excellent menu, reasonable prices, good atmosphere. some english spoken. easy to find center of town near bus station.

Thank novakia
Reviewed 3 November 2013

This place is being run by a fraud/crook named Alex Fallas Ancha. A Canadian businessman took the steps to purchase the place and he was totally lied to by Alex Fallas Ancha about the restaurant's cash flow and income and this Alex Fallas Ancha guy...More

3  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 27 March 2013

US travelers decided to venture down to Quepos for an evening. We gave Santana a try because of the interesting decor outside and in. We had a group of 5. Everyone hated their main course but the ceviche was fresh and the beer was cold....More

Thank mksnyd
Reviewed 19 January 2013

We were in Costa Rica in December, right before the high season. We first tried out a few restaurants on the road from Quepos to Manuel Antonio, but since those are tourists-only restaurants, and there were not a lot of tourists, they were always empty...More

2  Thank Hrvatska17
Reviewed 15 January 2013

We had our last Costa Rican dinner at this gorgeous tica place on January 12, 2013, and got very pleasant vibes from its neat atmosphere and top notch service. We were greeted at the threshold by its welcoming staff and suggested to chose the best...More

1  Thank Innfinity
Reviewed 30 November 2012

I am staying in Quepos for six months and our treat is to go to Santana's for the Red Snapper. The whole fish is cooked and it is easy to get the bones out. It is so worth the effort. I usually don't like fried...More

Thank MaggieMae19958
Reviewed 30 November 2012

We ate supper at Santana's, we had the best Red Snapper, it was all you wanted to eat, it was delicious, The price was very good it cost around $14.

Thank Ray W
Reviewed 15 October 2012

We went to this restaurant by recommendation of the hotel staff for a place where locals eat with good, inexpensive Costa Rican food. And it was! Polite, friendly service, yummy food and BONUS... a great souvenir shop across the street. Seriously, HALF or more off...More

1  Thank joecaraboys
Reviewed 22 August 2012

The setting was nice but the food was average at best. We had much better meals elsewhere. The waiter put our group in a corner next to a trash can and stacks of empty beer cases. Our mistake for not asking to move or simply...More

Thank GoMauka
Reviewed 7 March 2012

My husband wanted whole fried snapper for dinner, and the bartender at our hotel recommended Santana's. It was great! Actually the best food and service we had while staying in Costa Rica. Our waiter was quite charming and very kind and helpful with our limited...More

1  Thank SenoritaSuzieCapeCod
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$25
South American, Costa Rican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Quepos 6350, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Quepos
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 1003
  • E-mail
Located one block off the bay on one of the busiest streets in Quepos, Santana’s offers you a true Costa Rican dining experience. A favourite of locals and tourists from around the world, our unique location projects a traditional Tico atmosphere serving delicious traditional Costa Rican cuisine at breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week from 10:00AM to 11:00PM. At Santana’s you can experience all the flavour and richness that Costa Rica traditional cuisine and culture has to offer. Great Atmosphere, Great Food, Great Service and Great Music…. Santana’s, "The Taste of Costa Rica”. Santana’s is proud to be the designated restaurant in Quepos for Priss Tours and their customers from all over the world.
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