The personality of Monteverde is
infused into your meal at El Sapo Restaurant and Bar. Located in the
Monteverde Hotel, this local upscale eatery features
many of Costa Rica’s iconic flavors with innovative twists.
Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, El Sapo will present you with beautifully crafted plates and a la carte options. Experience their signature modern twist on favorites from around the world, such as orange chicken with fried cassava or homemade rib ravioli.
El Sapo is celebrated by tourists and
residents alike for their hyper-local and sustainable food, much of
which is sourced from their very own Kitchen Nursery. All of their
sauces, dressings, and chutneys are made from scratch in-house, and
plates are built with intention and purpose to bring you the perfect
The responsibly sourced ingredients
you’ll taste in El Sapo’s 100% organic and fresh cuisine
highlight the delicious natural flavors. Whether you’re looking for
a gluten-free, vegan, or vegetarian plate, El Sapo has a menu that
will accommodate you.
Want to make your dining experience extra memorable? Be sure to ask about their special culinary experiences, like cooking and cocktail classes or seafood grill nights.
After an exhilarating day exploring the
Cloud Forest, unwind at the Senda Monteverde Hotel by
spending happy hour at El Sapo, their on-site
restaurant. Enjoy the talk of the town while
sitting at the bar or grab a seat by one of the large windows
where you can watch the stunning Costa Rican sunset.
For more fresh air, settle yourself at
a table on the balcony with a breathtaking view of the surrounding
highlands. Nestled in amidst the local tropical flora, you’ll feel
like you’re dining in paradise with birdsong in the air provided by
the rare Resplendent Quetzal.
El Sapo is the perfect addition to your Costa Rica vacation, located an easy hop away from the Monteverde Butterfly Gardens, the Aguti Wildlife Reserve, and horseback riding tours. With a private, hidden feel about the hotel grounds, you’ll get that relaxing meal while remaining within walking distance of Santa Elena town. And if you’re looking for a cozy mountain-lodge stay, look no further than the Senda Monteverde Hotel itself.
El Sapo Restaurant and Bar isn’t just
for tourists visiting the beautiful Puntarenas province: it’s also
a hot spot for Monteverde
locals. Their upscale gourmet dishes are tempered by a cozy and
welcoming vibe, featuring fireside seating and friendly service.
Happy hour at El Sapo is a favorite time to grab a locally crafted cocktail - and get a free snack alongside it. Live music often graces the restaurant’s modern atmosphere. Whether you prefer organic South American wines or locally crafted beer, your drink will be refreshing!
Set yourself up for both luxury and
cozy comfort by booking your stay at the Senda Monteverde Hotel,
featuring the delectable El Sapo Restaurant and Bar. Surrounded by
nature’s wonders and tucked into the heart of Monteverde, this
eco-friendly retreat is the perfect home base for you while you
explore Costa Rica.
Bungalows at the Senda Monteverde
balance the casual with the contemporary, providing you with a lush
mountain lodge experience in harmony with the natural cloud forest
around you. You’ll be settling down to sleep each night in a nature
To book your hotel stay in Monteverde and get the most out of your Costa Rican vacation, reach out to Adventure Tours Costa Rica today. You can connect with us online or by phone (1-800-761-7250) to make your dream stay a reality.