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Adventure Dining

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Pura Vida Gardens Drive 1000 | Adventure Dining is a trademarked name, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
+506 8352 9419
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American, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Pura Vida Gardens Drive 1000 | Adventure Dining is a trademarked name, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is not your usual outdoor dining experience....its an adventure. Dave and Cindy are the consummate hosts and make your evening all the more exciting. You arrive and are treated to cocktails and a tour of the gardens with waterfalls and exotic plants. The dinner...More

Thank Roger H
pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Roger, Thank you for your great review and thank you for celebrating your Birthday with us at Adventure Dining. It is easy to have fun and enjoy yourselves with fun and great people. Cindy and I really enjoyed your family, especially when you and your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our travel group is now staying at the Quality Inn in San Jsoe waint for the bus to the airport. We all regreat having to leave Costa Rica. Our best evening on our 15 day trip was at Adventure Dining in Jaco Costa Rica. It...More

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pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Joey, Thank you very much for your nice review. I'm glad you and your group enjpyed Adventure Dining, Cindy and I sure enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you next time your in Costa Rica. David and Cindy

Reviewed 1 week ago

Adventure Dining is not just a restaurant. it is several things in one . Starting with the pick up from our condo and a secenic ride along the coast up to Adventure Dining. Stroll through the Pura Vida Gardens with drink in hand and aust...More

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pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Beverly, Thanks for the great review of Adventure Dining. Cindy and I are really happy that your group had a enjoyable evening here, We had a good time also. David and Cindy

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, our son, his fiancé, and I chose Adventure Dining to celebrate their recent engagement. We met a group of wonderful people there including David and Cindy, our hosts. The property is gorgeous and a pleasure to walk through. As part of our cost...More

Thank Claudia D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Group of 8 friends visiting Costa Rica some for the first time. Picked this place for our big night out and it really impressed all of us. First they picked all 8 of us in a nice van and took us to the top of...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with another family we were traveling with in Jaco. Ages ranged from 8 yrs, teens and up. This trip was full of everything! Beautiful gardens, spectacular mountain view, great food, fireworks for my husband’s bday and wonderful hosts! David and Cindy made all...More

Thank guinness321
David S, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Guinness, Thank you very much for the great review. Cindy and I both really enjoyed haveing your two families here, they were delightful and made our evening enjoyable also. Hope to see you again in the future. David and Cindy

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have seen a lot of the world and this was special. Great hosts. Get some time w David to hear his stories. A life well lived. Beautiful grounds. Stunning views. Really good food. Do it.

Thank Caleb D
pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Caleb, Thanks for the review. I hope your group enjoyed Adventure Dining as much as Cindy and I enjoyed your company. I sure hope we meet up again. It was fun. David and Cindy

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jaco is great for day time t what is activities , but what is a family group supposed to do at night. Sure, there ard really great retaurants in Jaco and Los Suenos. Yo go there , order, eat, have dessert, then go home same...More

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pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Steve, Thank you for your super review. Your families were really a joy to have at Adventure Dining and Cindy and I had a enjoyable evening as well. Your right!! there isn't much to do after dark in Jaco. Thanks again, David and Cindy

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

quite a surprise. after a great drive along the beach to the top of a mountain we got a drink and strolled through the beautiful Vida Gardens. in addition to seeing thousands of different type flowers we saw al least 15 Scarlet mcCaws, 10 Tucans,...More

Thank Michalgm
David S, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Michalgm, Thank you for your nice review of Adventure Dining. I'm glad you enjoyed your afternoon/evening here. Cindy and I enjoyed your group. We hope to see you again. David and Cindy

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Adventure Dining was the perfect ending to an amazing 2 weeks with our BFF’S from Canada! We were promptly picked up at our condo by Johnny. The drive up the mountain was beautiful. We were greeted by David upon arrival and took a short walk...More

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pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Rhonda, Thanks for the exceptionall review of Adventure. I know your group enjoyed the evening because you transmitted your fun to everyone else , especially Cindy and I. By the way ,you music is better than ours. when you put your music on everyone just...More

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19 April 2018|
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Response from dcstannard | Property representative |
Price is 110.00 per person which includes transportation to and from your hotelcondo Entrance into Pura Vida Gardens and a great stroll through the Gardens, 4 different appetizers during sunset with a open bar all night, a... More
14 November 2017|
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Response from dcstannard | Property representative |
Hi Jean, I'm so sorry about what happened last night. Caesar at the Marriott had more people booked & it turned out that the people he had booked was you. We were going to open for 4 people (which we usually don't), but... More
21 January 2017|
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Response from David S | Property representative |
Kazoomer, We are having problems contacting you. We have a group for Monday night and would love you to join us. please Call us at 8352-9419 or email Adventureevening@yahoo com
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$95 - US$115
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pura Vida Gardens Drive 1000 | Adventure Dining is a trademarked name, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Garabito Municipality  >  Jaco District  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 8352 9419
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Adventure Dining is a trademarked name If you enjoy spectacular view in a romantic setting, this is your place. Located in the heart of Pura Vida Gardens, you will dine at sunset overlooking CR's tallest waterfall and miles of gulf coastline. The views are breathtaking. All inclusive. Roundtrip transportation, entrance into the gardens, unlimited coctails (premium liquors) fabulous dinner, desert and a surprise plus music for your listening or dancing pleasure. American owned and operated. Don't miss this...."The dining experience of your lifetime." DAVID AND CINDY LOOK FORWARD TO MEETING YOU!!
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