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Restaurante Morpho's

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Metres Este Of the Banco Nacional 50 | Town Center, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 7373
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (103 reviews)
“burger” (59 reviews)
“casado” (84 reviews)
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American, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Metres Este Of the Banco Nacional 50 | Town Center, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited Morphos twice. The first time I was in a rush so only ate soup, but it was so delicious it tempted me back for a second visit. Sitting on the balcony drinking a cocktail and watching a flock of 12 parrots was a...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Watched a beautiful sunset on the Pacific from here whilst supping on a nice cold beer. Very quiet at this time of year so we were easily accommodated on the rocking chairs on the balcony. They tried to encourage us to stay for food but...More

Thank Andy T
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We came in for a drink, but repeatedly they pushed the menu card under our nose or asked if we had chosen something to eat. Although we had considered having dinner there because of the nice view, this made us change our mind

Thank filipsabbe
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Very good meal. Attractive restaurant. Wide variety of food on the menu from burgers to tilapia with avocado sauce (which was excellent). Amazing desserts - tres leches cake, chocolate brownie & milkshake were all fantastic!

Thank wbfm24
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

It serves great burgers at a good price in a building which is artfully decorated. We went at lunch time and it had a few people but not too busy. Lots of seating including a balcony, bar style with bar stools to look out over...More

1  Thank David F
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Pros --lots of variety in menu including milkshakes and costa rican fare. --called us a taxi --chicken burger was solid. Cons --decor is not my style. Its too much sun in there (glare-y, light bounces around), the "trees" are a little strange, not sure if...More

Thank csleung5
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We ordered the tenderloin and chicken and we enjoyed both entrees. We were grateful the waiter spoke English. Service was good, they were busy and we didn't wait long. It's located in the city next to other interesting things.

1  Thank Shelleyash
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

They have a new location that has an awesome view of the mountains and you can even see the Pacific Ocean! The food is pricey but pretty good. They do have a great happy hour special so I recommend going there during that time 3-5...More

1  Thank Kelsey D
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

After a week of chicken rice and beans we were ready for beef burgers. They were excellent in every way. Highly recommend this place.

1  Thank MyrusCafy
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Great variety of food and the BEST plantains we’ve had! Great service and very cute interior with painted murals

1  Thank AshtonQ
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Kate I
18 October 2018|
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Response from finallyfree | Reviewed this property |
It is very unlikely that they deliver. I never observed it. Maybe take out?
29 December 2017|
Response from ahirata | Reviewed this property |
I think with may casada, you can as them to make it vegan by ordering the vegetarian,but asking for no cheese, no eggs and to replace it with something like avocado or more beans or more plantain.
29 December 2017|
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Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but they seemed quite friendly and the kitchen willing to customise a meal or provide a variation. There are enough restaurants around though to drop in and ask
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Metres Este Of the Banco Nacional 50 | Town Center, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 7373
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