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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” (79 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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LOCATION
Rocas de Amancio Road | Costa Paraiso Hotel, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 642 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to PorQueNo on Monday ... closed ,so , good to know , we will come back . Last night we made it there A steep driveway off the beach about 2 k south of dominical , it was dark , so I can’t...More

Thank Harry B
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Pura Vida... Thank so much for this wonderful review. We try to be originals in our dishes. As i read in your comment the food and place really like you and the service was pretty good. We hope to see you and your family...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Without question an experience worth experiencing. We spent 13 days at the Costa Paraiso hotel and attached to that was this little restaurant that tickled the taste buds with Costa Rica flavours and breakfasts, lunch and dinners that had people coming in from all over...More

Thank sparkytoo
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola, so glad to see this review, thanks for stay with us and keep our spot on your mind. we love to make unforgettable experiences, we'll be waiting for you soon. Pura Vida!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second trip visiting the PorQue No! restaurant and first time staying in the Costa Paraiso accommodations. We have absolutely no regrets, as everything was up to our high expectations and then some. We can't wait to come back again soon. Pura Vida!

Thank Greg M
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review and also for visiting us one more time, it is a pride and motivation that customers come back and keep having a great expectation about us, we'll be more than happy to see you again! Pura Vida!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful views & some of the best food we’ve had. Also great drinks. Not busy, great service. We had a group of 10 and everything we got was so delicious.

Thank Ashley J
CPManagement, Public Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your experience! for us it is a pleasure to know that everything you had was delicious, We are happy that you enjoyed the view of our restaurant. We hope to see you soon! Kind Regard!

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 had reservations for dinner. The view is gorgeous and the staff and food was excellent. My husband and I had the almond crusted fish which was amazing and our 17 year old had a coconut curry dish with shrimp, delicious! They...More

Thank MrsArnette
CPManagement, Guest Relations Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you very much for your review!! For us it is very exciting that our customers are happy and you enjoyed everything our restaurant offers. thank you very much for sharing your experience with us and future clients. We hope to see you soon!! Kind...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

What can be better than an amazing view, fantastic sunset and great food. This is an open air restaurant and very nice. The waves almost reach the restaurant and were beautiful. We had the crispy snapper sandwich and it was delicious. We also had the...More

1  Thank Kimber C
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Hello, thank so much for your review. Its a pleasure that you could enjoy at PorqueNo, and liked I see...the food met your expectation. Also we try to work in a relax way but, of course, taking care of our clients and giving a good...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

What a wonderful experience! The view was spectacular, food was delicious and beautifully presented. And to top it off, the service was exceptional. Wonderful waitress - so kind and charming and wonderful chef (Daveed). He saw us taking pictures of our beautiful dinners and took...More

Thank Lee M
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Hi, thank you so much for this wonderful review. For us not only the food is important, the service that we offer have to be good, we like that the experience of our clients in PorQueNo, it has to be pleasant , is not only...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome Dinner Spot. We went here for dinner with 6 people. We went around 5:00pm. If you are going later make sure to make reservations. They had AMAZInG food, GREAT cocktails, and WONDERFUL service. You MUST go here if you are staying in this area.

2  Thank CTellefson
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you very much for your review! We are very happy that you enjoyed the dinner, the cocktails and the service that we offer in our restaurant. we hope to see you soon! Kind Regards!

Reviewed 2 August 2017

This restaurant was recommended to us by local residents as we were staying in a beach house about 500m away so we could walk there from the beach. The service was excellent and the breakfast had generous portions (we went for a North American breakfast).More

Thank WasabiLeaf
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Hi, we appreciated your review. Thank you ver much for coming to our restaurant. We are grateful that other people can recommend us and that you did not regret of your visit here. Also, we are glad to see and read that you liked so...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

We appreciated this place doing there best on the mid-Afternoon menu when we plopped down for 'lunch' at 330. They served gall 8 of us great burgers and snapper dishes off their 'snack' menu. The view of the waves crashing onto leviathan rocks on the...More

Thank Robert K
CPManagement, Front Office Manager at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for this review. We appreciated that you decided to visit us and also come to enjoy of our view, the waves crashing into the rocks, is really beautiful to see. Also that our food met your expectations. We look forward to your return,...More

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Cynthia M
5 August 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
5 August 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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ticanba
5 April 2017|
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Response from Mateo R | Property representative |
Hello Ivania, you reservation is confirm for Saturday April 15, 8PM 4 people. if anything change, just let us know on the facebook page PorqueNo Restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Cuisine
Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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