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Gondola Gourmet Restaurant

Manuel Antonio | Beside Hotel Plaza Yara, Manuel Antonio 6350, Costa Rica
+506 2777 9153
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Opens in 30 min
All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Manuel Antonio | Beside Hotel Plaza Yara, Manuel Antonio 6350, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I came here for Christmas Eve dinner, and were disappointed to say the least. When we arrived, it was right after a large party (about 10-12 people), but we weren't in a hurry. But we were the only other people in the...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

AWSOME place, great food, espectacular service, attended by its Italian owner👌 an excelent choice to go dine.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food at Gondola is very good. The service, even better. We had lunch and a couple of evening meals here, during our holiday in late November. We ate in the restaurant one evening and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The portion sizes were just right,...More

Thank ErasmusTraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our final meal here in Quepos and it was great! The restaurant was quiet when we arrived and the friendly server met us at the door. We were treated to fast and efficient service - a quality meal - and some delicious recommendations - all...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a group of 10 invididual.......we had reservations....and we were the only people in the restaurant. From the minute we walked in.....the staff was completely overwhelmed with our group and we couldn't figure out why. Before the waiter took our order.....he made a personal...More

1  Thank teresahill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went here during a family vacation for December Break. I was utterly disappointed. The appetizers that we ordered were amazing, although the kitchen mixed up our orders with another table’s, so they took a very long time to come out. The other table arrived...More

1  Thank Jonah F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was either over cooked or cold, the service was not good (slow and our waiter was unbelievably strange). The main courses took forever to come out, and we’re bland. do not eat here. There were no redeeming qualities. Avoid at all costs.

1  Thank zachfleisher
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are on a family vacation from San Francisco, California and this place was recommended by our hotel staff. The salads were artfully prepared with fresh ingredients with tasty dressings. Our main courses included salmon and seafood pasta, both of which were fantastic. We shared...More

Thank Torrey V
Reviewed 14 December 2017

After a very long day of travel we decided to eat at the Gondola Gourmet because it was part of the Hotel Plaza Yara building complex where we were staying, We were there in late November with the rainy season still lingering so we had...More

Thank SherpaS2
Silvana1993, Propietario at Gondola Gourmet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017
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Mucha gracias para su presencia en Gondola. Atenderlo fue un gusto para nosotros. La temporada baja a veces es muy...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

First night in Manual Antonio had dinner here. Good food friendly service and two for one happy hour. Jungle scenery open air restaurant and free parking. Nice place to eat see wild monkeys etc with a good meal.

Thank RKD1914
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19 April 2015|
Response from Silvana1993 | Property representative |
Hola Boris no hay ningún problema, como dices tu no es culpa tuya se si metieron en tu i mail. El problema ya esta resuelto. Mucha gracias.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$42
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manuel Antonio | Beside Hotel Plaza Yara, Manuel Antonio 6350, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Manuel Antonio
  • Phone Number: +506 2777 9153
  • E-mail
This restaurant is part of "Plaza Yara" we are located close to Hotel Gaia on the Manuel Antonio Hill, with a beautiful view of the jungle. "The Gondola" features a gourmet Mediterranean style, Good for a romantic dinner. Ths restaurant is also perfect for family groups or special occasions.
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