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La Parcela

$$ - $$$Latin, Seafood,
4 km South of Dominical | 2nd entrance after Dominicalito bridge, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0016
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tuna tartare” (24 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
“linguine” (4 reviews)
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Latin, Seafood, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 km South of Dominical | 2nd entrance after Dominicalito bridge, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The setting is spectacular: a comfortable, charming, open-air pavilion with ocean views in both directions. However, the food was uneven: the fish and vegetables were tasty, but the fried potatoes were greasy and the desserts (two vegan coconut milk frozen desserts) were freezer-burned and tasteless....More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It seems they took advice and renovated the restaurant, now nice in blue and white still with both side view from hill to sea. Also the food: the tuna tartar still a must, great cuisine. Still the fish grilled too long so dry, but is...More

Thank Frank L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had 3 meals here and all were great. The Red snapper and fish tacos exceptionally so. The restuarant is surrounded by the ocean on 3 sides and most of tables have lovely views. A gem of a place. NB the access track is about 1/5...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me oh my! When we found this spot, it was like finding heaven! The view here is absolutely divine with water directly on both sides of the restaurant, it's quite a sight to see. We also had the fortune of seeing some capuchin monkeys playing...More

Thank Angel R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to be in a romantic restaurant, there is none better here near Dominical. The view, two different views are breathtaking. A wonderful place to bring visitors, families with children, or the couple looking for that intimate dinner. Good menu, excellent fish tacos....More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a couple of times during our vacation. A good menu, could have done with a few more local dishes but still plenty of choice. Got there just as a group of monkeys came for a visit, very cool! The view was amazing, looking over...More

Thank bigrobbo86 .
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Great meal. Come around 4:30-5:00 and there may be a bunch of white face monkeys to greet you. Beautiful location and would make for a nice romantic dinner as well.

Thank Rickspear78
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Perched on a hill in peninsula out over ocean. Good food (but you are there for the view). Enjoy the fresh juice smoothy with milk.

Thank bluerussian
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great Company end of year party and service, food, and setting were excellent! Monkeys showed up and put on a showed up and put on a show! Highly recommend any visitor to enjoy this beautiful restaurant located on an isthmus of land between...More

Thank Terraba2
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We recently brought our family to Dominical and were recommended La Parcela for lunch or dinner. We went for dinner and were there just after sunset. The views of water from either side of the restaurant were amazing. The place was almost empty on a...More

Thank Joe C
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Questions & Answers
26 December 2016|
Response from Henry A | Property representative |
No tienen hora de llegada trabajan freelance!
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26 December 2016|
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Response from Daviswisner11 | Reviewed this property |
4pm - 6pm is when the monkeys come. They stop by on their way to and from their daily adventures. So make sure you have your cameras ready. They are so much fun.
19 July 2015|
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Response from Overton P | Reviewed this property |
I'm also not sure if there food is Gluten Free, but I hear that there is a great restaurant down the road half way between Dominical and Uvita that is totally Gluten Free called "Cuna De Angel" on the west side of the road... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 km South of Dominical | 2nd entrance after Dominicalito bridge, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Dominical
  • Phone Number: +506 2787 0016
  • E-mail
Relax to the soothing sounds of waves rushing to meet the shore. Feast your eyes on the powerful beauty of the rugged coastline, sparkling ocean blues, and vibrant jungle greens. Allow your mouth yo enjoy local and international favorites while your eyes feast on a view that is unparalleled. Fill your soul with the magic of "Pura Vida". Join us and let your senses be touched by the wonder that is Dominical, Costa Rica!
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