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Rancho Leon

$$ - $$$Latin, ,
Jaco Highway, Quepos, Costa Rica
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (3 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Spanish, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Jaco Highway, Quepos, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We have travelled to Quespos area four times and each time we have eaten at Rancho Leon. You won't be disappointed in the food or atmosphere. It is open air and very clean. We recommend the chicken quesadilla. There is a full bar service and...More

Thank JerseyJob
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped by after our mangrove tour for dinner. We had delicious traditional Costa Rican cuisine (tender grilled fish, rice, beans, sweet plantains, veggies). Great service, nice location. There were different interesting trees planted around the open-air restaurant (starfruit, sour orange, guanabana, coffee), which we...More

Thank Jing C
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We stayed in Quepos and ate here almost every night of our stay. Good food. Open air seating. Friendly service.

Thank MissMandaMay
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is completely open air, under cover and just off the road to Quepos. We were told there would be mossies eating dinner with us and that was correct so remember to spray before you arrive. The menu has some nice Costa Rica choices...More

Thank Smaske1
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We stopped here after a day of horse back riding. I was so afraid since I was caked with mud that I would not be allowed in, come to find out...its open air and very accommodating.. The food was super good and the service was...More

Thank Kryss P
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Nice place along the main road to take a break from touring. Typical Costa Rican dishes were fresh and tasty and their sweet fruit tea was very refreshing. Another plus was their clean restrooms.

Thank Smarkow314
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We had a solid "tipico" lunch after a morning mangrove tour, including excellent plantains. The fruit tea was sweet and refreshing. The restaurant is attached to a motel, and is simple, open-air setting.

Thank danalast
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Awesome Costa Rican cuisine!!! A must try while in the area!! Great tunes playing enjoyable atmosphere where you can enjoy a drink eat and be merry!!!👍

Thank lanny3d
Reviewed 27 December 2016

If you are looking to have good food, at a good price this is the place. The have a large selection of traditional costarican "bocas" (local word for appetizers ), with very good quantity and also taste. The prices are really good and they serve...More

Thank Jordan A
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I had the sea bass and my wife got the chicken fingers. Boy was she upset at her choice because my sea bass was excellent and while she enjoyed the chicken fingers she kept eyeing my fish and rice and beans.

Thank dmrubnitz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Spanish, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jaco Highway, Quepos, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Quepos
Description
Open for several years. Very good food. Friendly staff. English spoken and on menu.
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