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Adventure Dining

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1000 Pura Vida Gardens Drive | Adventure Dining is a trademarked name, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
+506 8352 9419
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  • Poor1%
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1000 Pura Vida Gardens Drive | Adventure Dining is a trademarked name, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was one of the most amazing dining experiences I ever had! The views from the property are insane and Cindy and David are the most gracious hosts you would ever want to meet. Food was good and the way they have it setup where...More

Thank AndrewBausk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Starting from even way before - everything was excellent: flawless communication prior, followed by very cautious driver picking us up from our place and driving up to the mountains in the luxury bus, welcome drinks and amazing dinner - all of it was top notch!!!...More

Thank Zhanna G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Costa Rica for a month and our visit to Adventure Dining was by far the best evening we had for the entire month. The price included round trip transportation, a walk through probably the most beautiful gardens I have ever seen, appitizers...More

2  Thank smithsteve2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing late afternoon/evening. Johnny picked us up from our hotel at 3:45pm and drove us up to adventure dining. The ride itself was an adventure already. Due to the heavy rainy season, the road was more of a 4x4 trail. Johnny stopped several...More

Thank lellieu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sure did not intend for this Adventure Dining to be our Grand Finale for our vacation bur it surly was. there were 8 of us and we came about 5 days after Hurricane Nate and the 6.8 degree earthquake, but everything was back in...More

Thank 691deb
pvgardens, General Manager at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Debbie, Thank you very much for your nice reveiw of Adventure Dining. We were lucky with the Huerrican Nate and the earthquake, we were only out of comission for a week, There are stii 50,000 people in homeless shelters and 1,000's of homes with out...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Back in September of 2017 I requested information and a reservation for an upcoming November trip to Jaco, Costa Rica. I received a prompt email response but was told a reservation couldn’t be made this far in advance because “it’s an experience”. So I provided...More

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David S, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hurricane "Nate" followed shortly after with a 6.5 earthquake only 20 miles from Adventure Dining caused us to lose electricity, telephone and Internet services for a Week, ,in fact just got our landline telephone back in operation yesterday, Now, 15, 2017. My wife Cindy and...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is sure not just a restaurant but an entire evenong event. They pick you up at your condo and then the fun begins, Johnny our driver put on some fantastic oldies music and had all 12 of us singing along. We strolled the fantastic...More

Thank jlwarren2017
pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank yoy very much for the nice review of Adventure Dining. It was nice having your wife and group visiting us. Hope to see you in the future. David Stannard

Reviewed 26 September 2017

I live in San jose, Costa Rica and because of the hurricanes we decided just to vist the Jaco area for a few days. We stayed at the marriott and had dinner at most of the better restaurants in Jaco. Our last evening we decided...More

1  Thank K5215IUinfo
pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Carlos, I'm sorry your trip to Florida was cancelled because of the hurricanes but I'm glad you ended up having a nice vacation over in the Jaco area. Especially your vist to Adventure Dining. Cindy and I enjoyed having you and your family here and...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Hats off to David and Cindy for providing our group with a wonderful dinner experience! Nestled just off the cliff of one of Costa Rica's hillside, Adventure Dining rolls out the red carpet! From the time our friendly driver picked us up to the ending...More

Thank Jerry-Warren
pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Jerry, Thank you for your fine review of adventure Dining and thanks for celebrating your Big 50th Birthday with us. Your group was fantastic and Cindy and I really enjoyed our evening with you. It is easy to have fun with nice people. I hope...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

We had the best experience of our trip at Adventure Dining. When we arrived they had as picture frame with our name and they were so personal. Service was wonderful and at the end of our dinner, which was wonderful, and just as the sun...More

Thank shelia454
pvgardens, Owner at Adventure Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Sheika, Thank you very much for your nive review of Adventure Dining. Cindy and I really enjoyed your company and hope your evening was as nice as ours with you here. Hope to see you again soon. David and Cindy

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15 November 2017|
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Response from dcstannard | Property representative |
Hi Jean, I'm so sorry about what happened last night. Caesar at the Marriott had more people booked & it turned out that the people he had booked was you. We were going to open for 4 people (which we usually don't), but... More
22 January 2017|
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Response from David S | Property representative |
Kazoomer, We are having problems contacting you. We have a group for Monday night and would love you to join us. please Call us at 8352-9419 or email Adventureevening@yahoo com
Dave C
2 August 2016|
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Response from David S | Property representative |
Hello Dave C, Sorry you bad information and I'm doubly sorry I didn't see your Question in time. Round tripTransportation is included as is the garden tour, 5 star restaurant, open bar and much much more. It would have been... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$95 - US$115
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Pura Vida Gardens Drive | Adventure Dining is a trademarked name, Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Garabito Municipality  >  Jaco District  >  Jaco
  • Phone Number: +506 8352 9419
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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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