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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%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (87 reviews)
“pork sandwich” (9 reviews)
“coconut ceviche” (21 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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Reviewed today via mobile

This kind of meal/atmosphere would cost $50 a plate in the states. Beautiful ocean view. Clean, comfortable environment. Meals were all delicious. My pineapple pork ribs were very tender and artfully arranged. The special of the day: coconut shrimp received good reviews as well.

Thank Caleb K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had, both of us, omelettes! We were greatly surprised by the different ingredients available to choose from. Gluten free options available, good coffee too!More

Thank Oscar R
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, thanks for this review. It have been a pleasure to serve you, thank you so much for coming. Yes, we count with variety of dishes so our clients can choose the best option. We extend an invitation so you can enjoy us for lunch...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We had cocktails at the gazebo at sunset one evening. It was magical watching the waves crash on the huge rock formations below. We returned to have a memorable dinner another night. While temped by their famous ribs, we settled for almond crusted snapper with...More

Thank karyevi
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, thanks for this review. Thanks for this description of how we are and our little special place. It isa always a pleasure to receive new clients and of course, see those clients return because they liked the food but also the service. Our view...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice atmosphere, great food, good service, a bit pricey. Wear bug spray, as there are mosquitoes feasting on your legs!More

Thank SnorkelGirl2
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, thanks for this review. We like when a customer can feel like they are arriving to a little special spot. PorQueNo staff give the best service, we like to create an atmosphere and combine it with delicious food . In rainy season sadly yes,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am in this part of Costa Rica for a full month of June. I have been up and down the coast between capers and your vita, and this was a damn good meal. The food is really spot on, the smoothies are very creative...More

Thank Tirey C
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, pura vida, thank you for this wonderful review. Like i see, you passed a great time here, that motivate us to improve our service everyday, we felt happy when a client can be able to express something like this, makes our work worthwhile. Please...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hidden away, PorQueNo, is Dominical’s “Best Kept Secret”. The food is delicious and the atmosphere and sunset view is beautiful.More

Thank Leana L
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, thank you for this review. Wow those are such a beautiful words to describe us, thank you. PorQueNo staff give an effort to prepare delicious dishes and our waiters and waitress enjoy giving to our clients a quality of service. We invite you to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

PorQueNo was highly recommended to us for its fish tacos and it did not disappoint!! The atmosphere and service were great and all of the food was amazing, but the fish tacos were exceptional!More

Thank travellerjab
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, thank you for this review. It is great that a client enjoy so so much our fish tacos. Thats our main goal, clients enjoy the food but also the atmosphere accompanied with a good service. You have to come a taste more fish tacos...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful sunset while eating dinner! One of the few evenings it didn't rain during dinner. Great drinks and delicious food.More

Thank Michele C
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, thanks for this review. Oh, thats great that you could enjoy dinner time with out rain that day. Thanks for coming, we have variety of drinks, smoothies and dishes, you can be able to come again and taste new things. We hope this is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fabulous breakfast enjoying the rocks and waves and the wonderful food and smoothies. Steve's Coco Bomb is the Bomb!More

Thank lesshaze
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thank you so much for this review It have been a pleasure to receive you in our restaurant, we have variety of smoothies and we felt happy that one of them was a BOMB in your mouth. We hope this is not the last...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast, plus view of ocean. Excellent birding from restaurant too. Very quiet since we went after the busy season. Next time we are Costa Rica we will go back!More

Thank lafc64
Costa Paraiso F, Director de Recepción at PorQueNo?, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thanks for the time you had to left us this review. It was a pleasure to have you in the breakfast time. We have been blessed with this view and we enjoy when our clients can can take advantage of this place and have...More

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Eric L
26 December 2017|
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Response from Costa Paraiso F | Property representative |
Hello Eric, of course, i already booked you, have a great day
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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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Restaurant Details

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