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The Wave Kitchen and Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Lavazza Coffee
Italian Blend
Cafe Con Leche
Espresso and Steamed Milk
Costa D’Este House Blend Coffee or Selection of Tea
English Teatime, I Love Lemon, Cozy Chamomile, Orange & Spice
Cold Juices
Orange, Grapefruit, Apple, Guava, Tomato, V8
Mixed Berry Fruit Smoothie
Fresh Made-to-Order Berry Mix with your Selection of Milk
Seasonal Fruit Plate
Honeydew, Cantaloupe, Mango and Wild Berries, Lavender and Honey
Home style “la completa”
Eggs Benedict
Griddled English Muffin, Canadian Bacon and Sundried Tomato Hollandaise
Costa d'Este Eggs Benedict
Griddled English Muffin, Roasted Pork Ragout, Spiced Hollandiase
Costa D’Este Breakfast
Two Eggs any Style with Choice of Ham, Bacon, Sausage, or Palomilla Hash
Personal Omelet
Your Choice of Three: Chorizo Sausage, Smoked Ham, Bacon, Asparagus, Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Spinach, Cheese
Spanish Omelet
Spiced Tomatoes, Green Peppers, Onions and Chorizo
Served with Home Fries and Your Choice of English Muffin or Toast, Egg Whites are Available Upon Request
French Toast Cubanas
Griddled Cuban Bread Battered in Egg, Tropical Fruit Compote
Mixed Fruit and Honey Crepe
Fresh Mixed Fruit and Honey, Tropical Fruit Compote
Buttermilk or “Berry” Pancakes
Three Large Pancakes, Maple Syrup
Buttermilk Waffles
Topped with Fresh Berries, Maple Syrup, Powdered Sugar
Yogurt and Seasonal Berries
Yogurt $+7.00
Seasonal berries $+7.00
House-Made Granola
Oatmeal Brulée
Caramelized Bananas, Brown Sugar, Raisins
Fresh Baked Croissant
Lox and Bagels
Cream Cheese, Capers, Onions, Tomatoes, Egg
Bagel with Cream Cheese
Plain, Everything,‏ Cinnamon Raisin
Blueberry Muffin
2 Eggs
Any style
1 Buttermilk Pancake
Apple Wood Smoked Bacon or Classic Breakfast Sausage
~Simple, Savory, Seaside~ The Wave Kitchen & Bar, offers an ocean-front dining space with amazing views of the Atlantic. The restaurant offers a menu directly sourced from local farmers, fishermen and artisanal purveyors. The Wave concept was designed to offer a dining experience similar to what one would encounter at a hospitable and cozy dinner party at a friend’s home with generous attention to detail. The open kitchen and customizable selections aim to engage guests.The Wave will also feature select Cuban specialties developed by Costa’s owners,Emilio and Gloria Estefan,form their Estefan Kitchen cookbook.
US$10 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Seafood, American, Latin, Cuban
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our experience wasn't really bad and the service was excellent. We both ordered Cuban sandwiches for lunch and both came out of the kitchen cold. (The bread was warm, but the meat was barely ambient temperature cold.) I don't really mind problems as from what...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank stedi73
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the most enjoyable dinner at The Wave in Vero Beach. Every interactions from the valet at the front door, to the hostess to David our waiter to the serving team was nothing short of superlative! And the food ? OMG it was amazing! Truthfully...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't have far to go to find this restaurant in my hotel. I started with a light dinner the night I arrived and followed with breakfast. It was so good I decided to eat lunch there as well. I went back for a late...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank juliewulie2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rip Off, they took my reservation for Valentines Day a month ago and did not mention anything special. Yesterday they called to tell me that it was a price fixe menu at 80 per person with a lousy selection. Nice of them to give me...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lfb1121
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three couples met here for lunch. It is pretty much directly across the central causeway from the mainland and right on the beach so easy for people from several directions to get to. Street parking was not too difficult even on a Saturday lunch in...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 11douglast
CostaGM, General Manager at The Wave Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

11douglast, Thanks for the great review of your dining experience at The Wave Kitchen & Bar. Happy to know that our team of servers and dining room staff made your evening enjoyable. We are working towards a solution to dampen the sound but hope our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for lunch hoping to see Gloria and Emilio, just kidding. But seriously, it was nice sitting outside enjoying the sun enjoying the Beach ocean Etc food was great service was great all was good.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank elindoo
CostaGM, General Manager at The Wave Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

elindoo, Thank you for the enthusiastic review of your experience at The Wave Kitchen & Bar. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and hope that you are able to join us at Costa d'Este Beach Resort & Spa again...More

Reviewed 14 January 2019

The place is beautiful but as was a very sunny and nice day we ate in the terrace outside, ocean front views. Clean. Good cocktails. Good attention, fast service, Nice Cuban sandwich. I love the French fries, taste hamburgers and Good cevicheMore

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 467lisbetha
CostaGM, General Manager at The Wave Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

467lisbetha, Thank you for joining us at The Wave Kitchen & Bar. Pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meals at Costa d'Este Beach Resort & Spa. I have been known to steal a fry or two because they are just that good! Looking forward...More

Reviewed 8 January 2019

The Wave is located in the Costa d'Este resort, and it is a good option for hotel dining. The menu has Latin/Cuban accents, and several of the dishes are imaginatively conceived. We may not have ordered the ideal menu. We didn't try the paella (there...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 January 2019

We were only in Vero Beach for one night just before New Years and usually we like to get away from the hotel we're staying in for dinner. However, after a day of wandering around town and enjoying Vero Beach we were tired and just...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank SkipCohen
CostaGM, General Manager at The Wave Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2019

SkipCohen, Thank you for the great review of your dining experience and the service you received while joining us at The Wave Kitchen & Bar. Patti is certainly one of the best servers we have here and her cheery disposition makes every meal a delight....More

Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

On one of our final vacation days, three of us dined here for lunch. We had been before and, after a truly dreadful experience at Cobalt earlier in the week, opted for Wave which has similar ocean front views and clean, welcoming environment. The restaurant...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ynnojMelwom
CostaGM, General Manager at The Wave Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2019

ynnojMelwom, Thanks for the great review of The Wave Kitchen & Bar. The Cuban dishes you find under the Estefan Kitchen Favorites section are always crowd favorites. And the Estefans read these reviews so they'll be happy to know you walked away satisfied! Hope you...More

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27 February 2018|
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Response from Michael P | Reviewed this property |
I agree, the Wave is definitely not what you'll want for buffet
1 November 2016|
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Response from marinedermdoc | Reviewed this property |
I feel that there are better locations for such. If you enjoy good music, good food and a booth that is cozy with candlelight...Maison Martinique upstairs.
Nicole M
30 July 2015|
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Response from Tony P | Reviewed this property |
It is not Ocean side dinning, however it is poolside view dinning and at night it is beautiful.
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