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Sano Banano Restaurant

$$ - $$$, , International
In Front of Park Main Street | Provincia de Puntarenas, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
+506 2642 0638
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
In Front of Park Main Street | Provincia de Puntarenas, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 331 reviews

Reviewed March 25, 2018

We had our happy hour there and discovered the nice menu. Hence, we had our dinner which was very satisfying. The Young waiter was ever so kind. The terrace is nicely decorated and original. Would surely recommend this place. I had the Jalapeno fish which...More

Thank shi-kims-159
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

We are pleased to hear that Happy Hour, service, ambience and food were all to your liking. We love doing what we do and it is such a joy to be of service and provide nurturing delicious food. We hope you will visit us again...More

Reviewed March 24, 2018

This is a sister resort to Ylang Ylang resort down the beach. We had a nice cold beer when we first came to Montezuma at this place because we needed to get a driver to drive us over to our resort. It is cute from...More

Thank The4Geese
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are happy you enjoyed your visits, beer and breakfast. Sano Banano is a great place to experience the town life. Either sitting in our garden and gazing at nature or on our front porch and people watching. We...More

Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

We came for breakfast for 4 days in a row, cause their options are excellent and delicious! Specially their breakfast bowls! We then decided to try lunch... Big mistake: the chicken curry was the worst with lots of vegetables and rice, but barely two or...More

1  Thank David K
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Great to hear you enjoyed your breakfast and came back several times. Thank you for letting us know about the curry. We are looking in to it to find out what happened. Sorry it wasn't your highlight but we are pleased that overall you had...More

Reviewed March 9, 2018

Wonderful selection of food for every diet preference. Clean, friendly and loved all the artistic touches... and the Chocolate!! Sweet, positive energy here.More

Thank nadiagirl
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Hi Nadia, It's so nice that you visited us so many times during your stay. We do indeed offer several options including vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, chicken and fish options. Everything is made fresh and with lots of love. We decorate with driftwood we find...More

Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I got a table right on the street to people watch while We ate our desserts and coffee. Both did not disappoint. I had the banana split and my wife the brownie Sunday; both made healthier with local fruits. Plus, we got...More

Thank joelgove
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Nice to hear you had a good time enjoying dessert and coffee.. We love our people-watching front porch :) Our frozen yogurt is home made as well as our desserts and yai! to Costa Rican coffee. Than you for your visit.

Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

I had breakfast here several times. Good service, open air patio if it’s nice and indoor tables if not. The typical is filling and good value for the money. If you stay at the hotel they typically include breakfast. Espresso drinks and drip coffee were...More

Thank TimmyD1960
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

We agree that we have seating options to please different preference. Wether it be people watching, indoor seating or out in our beautiful garden. Glad you enjoyed our service, coffee and breakfast. Muchas Gracias

Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful outdoor setting, plenty of room inside, as well. Fabulous food options, something for everyone. The fresh juice/milk drinks, both straight or w/alcohol are incredible. Don’t miss this sweet spot!More

Thank Skatty1959
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 2, 2018

Muchas Gracias! We are so happy you enjoyed your visit. We make everything as fresh as possible. We even make our own coconut milk from our own trees and yum! the smoothies are so tasty. And we have happy hour every day from 3-6pm. Please...More

Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

The menu choices offer delicious and a variety of food options-meat, vegan, gluten free, vegetarian. High quality food and friendly service. Highly recommend!

Thank AshaChotard
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2018

Hola Asha, It was a joy to have you visit us again and we are so happy you enjoyed our new dishes :) Hope to see you again next year.

Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

I ate lunch here, and really enjoyed the gallo pinto. The service was great, and it was a fun people watching spot. They had amazing looking desserts in the display case and a craft beer selection.More

Thank Cassady S
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2018

We are so happy you enjoyed our service and food. We hope you tried our desserts too :) Homemade artisan chocolates made with love. Healthy and delicious! And the craft beers are made in cabuya, 7 kilometers from Montezuma. Cabuya is home to the first...More

Reviewed February 12, 2018

We loved the garden area in back, although the river smell is nasty until you get used to it. We enjoyed the Namaste spring rolls and the chicken sandwich. We went again and totally enjoyed the chicken burrito (lots of flavor without rice or a...More

1  Thank torontogwenn
ESBManagement, Manager at Sano Banano Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2018

Hola! Thanks for your review. We are happy you had a good time during both of your visits. We love our garden too! and our rivers! We have a model filtering system in place and have encouraged neighbours to invest in this treatment plant to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: In Front of Park Main Street | Provincia de Puntarenas, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Montezuma
  • Phone Number: +506 2642 0638
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the heart of Montezuma with a great outdoor patio. We serve vegetarian, vegan, sushi, pasta, chicken, fresh seafood and much much more...
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