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Restaurante El Sendero

Hotel Villa Blanca | El Silencio de Los Angeles, San Ramon 1250, Costa Rica
+506 2461 0300
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“yogurt” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Latin, Spanish, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Hotel Villa Blanca | El Silencio de Los Angeles, San Ramon 1250, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here during our stay at Villa Blanca and really enjoyed our meal. This is the most upscale place we ate at in Costa Rica and really enjoyed that the food is either home grown or locally sourced. The tomato soup as a...More

Thank c-krogh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved seeing Julio every time we were in the restaurant. Very tasty food with lots of Costa Rican flavors. The music is very soothing and quite romantic. Definitely recommend!

Thank Jesse M
Reviewed 4 November 2017

If you are staying at Villa Blanca then you are most likely to dine here...however if you happen to be passing and didn't visit this restaurant...then you'd be missing a treat! The food is wonderfully tasty, and presented in a way you'll know they have...More

Thank Andrew G
villablanca2011, Propietario at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andrew G, We can’t agree more that when it comes to the quality of our menus and service by our dedicated and friendly staff at Villa Blanca’s El Sendero Restaurant, that its all about “orgullo” or the “pride” you appreciated that’s the most important...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017

So glad we stopped at the Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel to enjoy a sumptuous sustainable lunch at Restaurante El Sendero. It was a first-class meal from salad through dessert, with plenty of options for my vegetarian wife. A unique fine-dining experience at the end...More

Thank peaceandenthusiasm
villablanca2011, Gerente at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear peaceandenthusiasm, We much appreciate each time our guests share their experiences with us about El Sendero. We continue to work to create more exceptional Costa Rica experiences with our choices in natural ingredients combined with our interests to explore new recipes in Costa Rican...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

The restaurant, El Sendero, served outstanding food for every meal. The fruit was incredibly fresh and the dairy-based items were made from animals on property, very cool. The ambiance was very romantic and fancy. The wait staff went above and beyond to make sure each...More

Thank benhelm0429
villablanca2011, Propietario at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear benhelm0429, We can’t agree more with you and many other of our guests at Villa Blanca that the quality of our menus and the friendly and attentive service of our staff makes a very special “date night” a dream come true. Gracias, Jim Damalas...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

I ate here everyday during my stay at Villa Blanca and it is clear that all of their meals are made with incredibly fresh ingredients. The breakfast buffet was plentiful, their bread (my personal favorite), cheese and yogurt were all homemade from their own cows....More

Thank lauramduehr
villablanca2011, Gerente at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear lauramduehr, We appreciate each time our guests mention how fresh and delicious they find our breakfast buffet and Costa Rican menus at El Sendero. With our very own celebrity cows, it’s no wonder our homemade cheeses and yogurt are often mentioned along with our...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is a very special place for my husband and I because we got married here! We love visit this place for a special occasion! The staff is really welcoming and always have a good suggestion! The food is delicious! A little far from downtown...More

Thank Ligia M
villablanca2011, Propietario at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ligia M, We are pleased that our hospitality continues to draw our guests back to recall special memories, especially for your own wedding at Villa Blanca. We are so fortunate to have guests return to find the quality and our service worth experiencing again...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016

My wife and I had lunch in the restaurant today. We had heard good things about it. Staff and waiters we top drawer. Food? We spent almost $90 on lunch. And another thing, they charged a exchange rate of 550 colones to the dollar. The...More

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villablanca2011, Operations Manager Greentique Hotels at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Dear Joe D, Appreciate every review we receive, including the patronage of our restaurant clients, however the official exchange rate for the U. S. dollar in Costa Rica on the day of your visit was not 420 colones but actually 543 colones to the dollar,...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016

We went there today for lunch, even though,I am not pick eater, certainly aprecciate good food. This was far from our expectancy, especially because it is not very close from San Ramon down town and the high prices. The sea bass that I had, I...More

Thank laperla004
villablanca2011, Operations Manager Greentique Hotels at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Dear de laperla004 Appreciate every review we receive, including the patronage of our restaurant clients, however the official exchange rate for the U. S. dollar in Costa Rica on the day of your visit was not 420 colones but actually 543 colones to the dollar,...More

Reviewed 17 July 2016

Best restaurant ever next to a cloud forest! Wonderful seafood and land creature options, plus gluten free and vegetarian options, with local dairy products used in the house made Ice Cream, yum!More

Thank DrumfishDan
villablanca2011, Guest Relations Manager at Restaurante El Sendero, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Dear DrumfishDan, We enjoy reading the many reviews about the exceptional experiences at El Sendero Restaurant. Thank you for recommending our gluten free and vegetarian options! it’s truly a pleasure to be recognized for our genuine Costa Rican hospitality. We trust you will remember us...More

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barb516
2 November 2015|
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Response from villablanca2011 | Property representative |
Dear barb516, No we do not have a dress code. Most of our guest are comming from night tours and they go to the restaurant with jackets, jeans. So, you do not have to worry about dress code. I hope you enjoy your visit... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Villa Blanca | El Silencio de Los Angeles, San Ramon 1250, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Canton of San Ramon  >  San Ramon
  • Phone Number: +506 2461 0300
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