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Adventure Dining

#15 of 115 Restaurants in Jaco
Certificate of Excellence
American, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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1000 Pura Vida Gardens Drive | Adventure Dining is a trademarked name, Jaco 61101, Costa Rica
+506 8352 9419
15:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 15:00 - 21:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We travelled to the Pura Vida Gardens in January 2017. The gardens are absolutely beautiful! When visiting the Pura Vida gardens you must make reservations to eat at the Adventure Dining. The restaurant is located on a terrace that is built into the mountain that overlooks the peninsula. The sunsets magically from the terrace and you'll lose track of time... More 

Thank Larissa B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went here in February 2017 with some friends looking at Costa Rica real estate. We had seen a lot of areas, but I saved Carara Parque Mountain Community for last. What a great experience for them, they could see the tallest waterfall in Costa Rica, the Carara National Park, and the amazing Ocean Views, we even walked the Pura Vida... More 

Thank Robert J
Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Man, Adventure Dining is like no other restaurant that i have been to and i have been to 1,000s First the pick and trip up to the top of the mountsi. Second a cocktail waiting for you, Third, strioll through the magnificent gardens, Fourth, drinks and appitizers at sunset, Fifth, fantastic dinner with all the goodies,thenn followed by fireworks and... More 

Thank andresma081190
San Juan, Puerto Rico
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I can not say enough good about this Adventure Dining experience. gardens, food, staff,beautiful views, 25 or 30 Scarlet McCawsand more Tocans. everything was a lot more than we expected and we really got our monies worth.

Thank pedro661
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Total experience was wonderful. A regular restaurant you sit down, get a glass of water along with the menu, order, eat and leave, At Adventure dining you are picked up and driven to the restaurant where you first get a drink from the owner and then you tour the beautiful gardens. At sunset everyones meets at the restaurant platform for... More 

Thank dbronskill
Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were picked up in a Mercedes Benz, driven to Adventure Dining where we were met by the owner, given a drink and the toured the wonderful Pura Vida Gardens. At sunset the entire group (about 25 people) met at the restaurant where the open bar and appitizers awaited us. The fantastic sunset was only surpassed by the excellent food... More 

Thank britneyheida
Grande Prairie, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was the most special evening ever. Great food, great people, beautiful surroundings. A must do. The owners/hosts were fun making the night memorable.

Thank Donald W
Florida City, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

all l can say is wonderfull, fantastic, great and many more etc's grounds and place is beutifull- Every one o g0 I reccommend to everybody, not just tourist-

Thank agarc2017
David S, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this review

Hello, sorry, but by looking at your trip advisor name I forgot your real name. I'm sure though you are a good person because of the great review your gave us. I have looked at all the photos I took the night you were here and I believe I know you. Thanks for the review and Cindy and I hope... More 

Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Most beautiful place I have ever seen. Gardens are fantastic, restaurant is superb, food fantastic, service and staff very nice. I Will return with more friends.

Thank r0semfg
David S, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this review

Rose, Thank you for your review. Cindy and I enjoyed your company and are glad you had a good time. We hope to see you in the future someday Thanks again David and Cindy More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is the best place to take visitors. It has beautiful mountains, scenery, good food, fun people, and wonderful hosts, David and Cindy.

Thank Audrey S
David S, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this review

Audrey, It is always a please being with you. Thank you much for you nice review and say our Hello's to Bobby from us. It is always ice to be with good people. Thanks again, David More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$95 - US$115
American, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Pura Vida Gardens Drive | Adventure Dining is a trademarked name, Jaco 61101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 8352 9419
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?