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Provecho Gastropub & Grill

Across the street from the Hard Rock Cafe, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
+506 2670 2276
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“fried banana” (2 reviews)
“pork chop” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, Healthy, Gastropub, Costa Rican, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Across the street from the Hard Rock Cafe, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I are part time Ocotal residents for thirteen years and know how uneven the dining can be here. We stopped in on a whim looking for a quick bite---was blown away by the menu, the ambiance, owners and staff, the craft beer...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gjjbek
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so very much gjjbek!!! We are really glad you stopped in. It means a lot to us that you took the time to leave us such a wonderful review. Our team works really hard to put together a great experience for our guests...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a delightful restaurant featuring locally sourced food. The chef has designed an inventive menu and it was well prepared. There were also staples that appealed to the less adventurous diner. We ate there twice because we liked it so much. The staff was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Smpl5
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Smpl5! Thank you for taking the time to review us and thank you for the great review. We are really happy that you commented on our staff. We are incredibly impressed with how hard our team works to speak English. Allegedly, you can even...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

6 in our group. 3 had fish. 1 had chicken stuffed with shrimp. I had a bowl with pork. The pork was overcooked. Otherwise, great meal and location. Nice staff.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gretchen C
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us Gretchen C. Hope you stop in again if you are in the area!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Provecho was a wonderful find in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. They prepare their food from scratch every day and change the menu frequently. While this does sometimes mean they will be out of something, it also means the freshest possible food. The menu (both food and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roy S
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Roy S for your kind review. It is a special compliment to us that our mojito was your best all week. This is a great country for mojitos! Hope we get to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying at Pacífico and decided to walk across the street for dinner. Excellent food. Excellent service. We had Christian. Ask him to spin the tray! Then there’s Capi the resident dog! So sweet! I highly recommend eating here!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jenniferhB3407AR
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you jenniferB3407AR! We are really happy that you had a great time with us and that you got to meet Capi, our "security" dog! Hope we see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Provecho with my daughters. Great ambience with live music. Wish we had more time to return to try the fabulous menu but were so glad to have had the opportunity to experience this great bar, to meet Kate and her wonderful staff not to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HeleneM418
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you HeleneM418 for your kind review and recommendation! Our security "dog" is usually here to keep us all safe. : ) Hope we get to see you on you next trip to Costa Rica.

Reviewed 4 November 2018

The food here was great. Friendly staff. The food is like something you would go to in the US and pay far more thsn we did. The food is a fusion of several elements. If you like seafood or chicken as I do. This place...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank spitfirem2015
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you spitfirem2015 for taking the time to leave a comment! We are a group of foodies that love our fresh seafood. Hope we see you again.

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Restaurant is great.. the owners should love their employees. Very personable and knowledgeable ...Blenda and Lippa were awesome! And so was the foodMore

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kcburgart
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you kcburgart! We are incredibly proud of our team! We are happy to know that Blenda and Lippa took good care of you. They are both amazing and genuinely care about our guests. We are lucky to have them both. Hope we see you...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018

My husband and I always check Trip Advisor before stopping somewhere new to eat. The better restaurants usually have at least one vegan option and Provecho didn't disappoint. We ordered the Plato Vegano which consisted of vegetable spring rolls with a peanut sauce, rice with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ANewDayVegan
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you ANewDayVegan! We appreciate that you took the time to review our Plato Vegano. You sound like a fellow foodie! We love our veggies and animal free meals too! We are even adding a few new vegan items to the menu including a Falafel...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Great place for a beer and service was good. Nice selection of beer and cocktails. The bar tender was quick and spoke English and Spanish.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David I
managerprovecho, Manager at Provecho Gastropub & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thanks David I! Hope we see you again soon. The new cocktail menu launches next week with 12 new cocktail creations from our Master Mixologist "G."

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Across the street from the Hard Rock Cafe, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
  • Phone Number: +506 2670 2276
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Description
A neighborhood gathering spot. Thoughtfully sourced food with creative flavors served in a friendly and relaxed environment.
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