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Restaurant & Bar El Rancho

€€ - €€€Healthy, International,
900mtrs to the right at the Dominical entrance, passing under the bridge, along the baru river | 800 M North From The Dominical Entrance Along The Baru River, Dominical 185-8000, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0052
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
15 Jun 2017
“Good pizza and great staff!”
22 May 2017
“Beautiful outdoor dining”
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CUISINES
Healthy, International, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
900mtrs to the right at the Dominical entrance, passing under the bridge, along the baru river | 800 M North From The Dominical Entrance Along The Baru River, Dominical 185-8000, Costa Rica
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21 - 24 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 7 February 2012

We slept hier in january 2012. The dessert was so nice, and the people very friendly!

Thank Des01
Reviewed 19 January 2012

This place was very nice. Quiet and peacefully. The service was wonderful.

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Interesting setting by the river. Staff was very pleasant and my quesadillas were great! I would return.

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 26 March 2011

We were in Dominical for 8 days in January, and found El Rancho to be one of the best restaurants in the area. The food was delicious, the service was great, and the ambience was lovely. The restaurant is located in the Villa Rios Mar...More

Thank larmarke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 21:30
Monday
07:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:30
Thursday
07:30 - 21:30
Friday
07:30 - 21:30
Saturday
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900mtrs to the right at the Dominical entrance, passing under the bridge, along the baru river | 800 M North From The Dominical Entrance Along The Baru River, Dominical 185-8000, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Dominical
  • Phone Number: +506 2787 0052
  • E-mail
Description
El Rancho restaurant & bar at Hotel Villas Rio Mar is considered one of the best places to eat in the area of Dominical and Uvita. The menu offers a great selection of international dishes and local specialties. Enjoy the quality food with a good glass of wine; the wine list is quite extensive and contains some nice wines that are rare to find in Costa Rica. You can also Bring Your Own Wine! Wine is expensive in Costa Rica; also for Restaurants! This makes wine in restaurants very expensive. El Rancho Restaurant at Hotel Villas Rio Mar in Dominical offers some great dishes that get even better when having a good glass of wine with it. We saw the problem and found the solution; just bring your own bottle of wine! The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. The menu also includes tasty appetizers and special dishes for kids and vegetarians. Also quality espresso and cappuccino coffee is served. El Rancho restaurant at Hotel Villas Rio Mar is open to the public 365 days a year from 7 am to 9:30 pm. Socialize with family & friends, meet new people or cheer for your favorite team at our cozy bar. You can also enjoy an ice cold beer during a game of billiards, foosball or darts. Besides a selection of soft drinks, beers, wines and spirits, the bar offers wonderful cocktails & smoothies. You can also order a drink at our pool bar while having a refreshing swim in the large pool. Something to celebrate? Hotel Villas Rio Mar is the perfect place in the area of Dominical and Uvita to host private events as: birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, dinner parties, wedding receptions and parties. Hotel Villas Rio Mar in Dominical also provides a fully equipped conference room and is the perfect location in the South Pacific for your business meetings & events.
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