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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service, Valet Parking, Live Music
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Reviewed 21 December 2019

We suspected that the restaurant would offer a good service, given that it's part of probably the most expensive hotel in the area (Nayara), but it still surprised us. A top-notch service, well-trained personnel, not too-extensive menu, delicious signature cocktails - five stars all around....The food was well prepared and presented. We enjoyed the time at Altamira and will come back if we are ever passing through the area again.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 27 September 2019

Altamira was our favorite restaurant at Nayara. Everything was great! Their breakfast buffet is not as big as at larger resorts, but the quality was exceptional and may set the standard. We chose to dine from the menu, but the dinner buffets on two nights...looked amazing. Everyone was so friendly and welcoming!More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed 20 July 2019

If buffet is your preference, this is the place - so many dishes to choose from, with much of the hot food cooked to order and delivered to your table.

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed 8 July 2019

Enjoyable meal. My wife and I split the beef cascade, outstanding. I loved the tortilla soup. Live music was a plus. Overall enjoyable meal.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 1 June 2019 via mobile

We had wonderful service and food. The table side guacamole was amazing. The wine list was good. The steaks were delicious. It was a nice change from the ‘typical ‘ food.

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed 19 May 2019 via mobile

Amazing breakfast, everyday. Everything you could possible want! Huevos rancheros were outstanding!! Service impeccable. Surroundings enjoyable! You must try the green juice!!

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed 28 April 2019 via mobile

Altamira is a solid Costa Rican meal. The food was fresh and the service was friendly. It's likely one of the best restaurants at Nayara for a group or for kids. The live music was a nice touch - as was the tableside guacamole.

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed 26 March 2019

We are staying in the resort for 6 nights , we find this restaurent to be very pleasant with wonderful staff , attentive , caring and some super over the top . Open space . Buffet breakfast , plenty of options , from fresh papaya...and pineapple ( so good ) , to egg and juice station . Lunch menu is simple , the kid spaghetti bolongese is big enough for adult and tasty , the grilled red snapper is crispy and not over cook . The dinner is superb , music is exceptional ,relaxing music , not loud , different musician nightly . The heart of palm salad , the tuna tartar both exceptional . The Spanish bollubaise tasty and full of goodies . The beef is organic grass fed local cow, the filet is tender and juicy , the ribeye is chewy and tasty , coconut rice also exceptional. . They prepare the guacamole tableside prepared is a must . Desert banana flambeau by tableside ,fun to watch , and the desert is yummy. A most pleasant experienceMore

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed 20 March 2019

We went to the seafood grill with our family and friends. We found that the flavors were lacking and the selection was not all that good. Our friends had eaten there in the past and raved about the meal there. They were disappointed at the...choices that were available and the increase in the price. Also it is an all you can eat grill and we had a reservation for 8pm and there was very little food left. We would not go again. One side note the wait staff were excellent. We make better seafood at home...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed 10 March 2019

Stayed at the Nayara hotel and ate on two of the nights and had excellent meals on both occasions, including one evening which was a buffet. We had breakfast here as well and it was also excellent. The service and the staff were all excellent...and so friendly it was a realm pleasure. All the staff here looked after us so are worth a special mention Maria, Andrea, Alexa and Yessenia you were all amazing and made our stay so memorable - thanksMore

Date of visit: January 2019
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18 April 2018|
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Response from P2230XLmariem | Reviewed this property |
No dress code
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30 October 2017|
Response from gatocaliali | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I imagine as it is a public hotel.
10 January 2017|
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Response from Dalton72 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there it was different every night.
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