Dining & Cocktails

Our variety of Dining options provides an opportunity to sample both the Local Flavors of the region as well as some Coastal and International dishes. Wether you are craving a fresh fried trout at The Big Trout Bar, fresh fruit from the nearby farms, or you are looking for Romantic Fine Dining at Vista Poás, you are sure to enjoy each delicious offering. At The Peace Lodge you will savor an Extraordinary Culinary Experience paired with the most relaxing and tranquil scenery, Provecho!

Vista Poas Restaurant

  • Dining Near San Jose
  • Dining Near San Jose
Vista Poas is our guests’ favorite intimate fine dining restaurant showcasing traditional locally-inspired Costa Rican flavors. Our menu features the best selections of grilled meats, homemade pastas, savory seafoods, and tender free range chicken dishes. At Vista Poas, our wait staff is happy to recommend a fine wine to pair with your gourmet dinner.
Open for Dinner 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Reservation Only

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Las Tucas Bar

Guests are invited to join us at Las Tucas Bar for a pre-dinner drink, game of backgammon, or read from our lending library. This is the perfect place to share a cocktail with other guests as you talk about your rainforest adventures or catch the big game on our flatscreen TV. The Vista Poas menu and Specialty Meals menu is also available here upon request.
Open for Cocktails 5:00pm – 10:00pm

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Tortillas Restaurant

Begin your day with a gourmet breakfast featuring warm aromas of fresh brewed locally roasted coffee, fresh seasonal tropical fruits, homemade assorted breads and made to order omlellets, pancakes, french toast, and more! With beautiful panoramic views of the cloud forest, the Poás Volcano, and La Paz Waterfall Gardens, this casual dining restaurant is the ideal place for our guests to enjoy a hearty meal.
Open for Breakfast 7:00am – 10:00am
Open for Lunch 11:00am – 4:00pm

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Big Trout Bar

The Big Trout Bar is a great place to have lunch, meet other guests over cocktails, relax in between hikes, or exchange fish stories. Choose from our chopped, wrapped or between-the-bun eats at this alfresco lakeside grill. We can even prepare your fresh caught rainbow trout for lunch or dinner. Grab your favorite drink, cast a line, and relax on the deck!
Open for Lunch 11:00am – 4:30pm
Open for Cocktails 11:00am – 6:00pm

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Colibries Restaurant

Our buffet at Colibries is honored to have recieved the highest rating (4 forks) possible from the Tourism Council. Just steps away from our humming bird garden, this filling buffet includes multiple selections of traditional Costa Rican dishes, full salad bar, pizza, garlic bread, french fries, fresh seasonal fruits, rice pudding, and unlimited fresh fruit juice, coffee, and tea.
Open for Lunch 11:00am to 4:00pm

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La Terraza

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La Terraza is the perfect way to complete your La Paz Waterfall Garden’s tour! Located at the end of our spectacular waterfalls, this café offers fresh-brewed, locally-grown coffee, daily fresh-baked pastries, ice-cold beverages, and other treats.
Open between 8:00am – 4:00pm

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