Four Seasons Costa Rica

Costa Rica: Guanacaste

Enjoy both the luxury of deluxe accommodation and the thrill of private, world-class surfing in this amazing Costa Rican resort.

Food

From the exquisite dishes of our elegant dinner restaurants to the exotic cocktails at our airy lobby bar and the convenience of poolside sandwiches, the restaurants and lounge at Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo have something to please every palate.

Specializing in Latin and Italian cuisine, the Resort's restaurants use fresh local Costa Rican ingredients to create innovative menus that offer one-of-a-kind dining experiences.


 

Sol y Sombra

A Latin-inspired Rotisserie and Fish House, Sol y Sombra captures the rich and exotic flavors of South America. Set alfresco, enjoy panoramic ocean views by day or starry-lit skies in the evening. The menu features a land-to-sea concept, showcasing fresh and sustainable items such as chicken and seafood cooked in a traditional South American style on a rotisserie. Sol y Sombra also features a premier made-to-order ceviche bar. With a stunning backdrop and lively nightly music, this is a gathering place to experience authentic culture combined with savoury cuisine.


 

Cena Sociale – Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar

Cena Sociale – Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar specializes in Modern Italian cuisine made from the freshest local and organic ingredients. Inspired by the Mediterranean and the Amalfi Coast of Italy, Chef Dario Montelvere proudly showcases an innovative tapas-style menu of homemade pastas, locally sourced produce and greens and the freshest seafood from Puntarenas, Costa Rica’s southern west coast on the Pacific Ocean. The culinary experience continues with a modern twist on the dessert menu, featuring a harmonious blend of traditional Italian flavors matched with 15 new gelato flavors developed exclusively by Resort’s culinary team.
Specialties

As part of Cena Sociale’s Modern Italian ambiance, the restaurant also features a stylish and extensive Wine Bar. The 13-seat bar features a unique wine dispensing kiosk, allowing wine enthusiasts to sip and savour at their own pace.

The dinner menu features the executive chef's finest creations, along with a different daily special. A variety of Italian and seafood dishes and an inspired selection of nutritionally balanced fare are offered on all menus. A children’s menu is also available.


 

Caracol

Set overlooking the acclaimed Arnold Palmer designed golf course, Caracol restaurant in Costa Rica is the Resort’s premier American Steakhouse. Whether you dine indoors in the sophisticated setting or opt for an alfresco meal on the terrace, you'll enjoy rich, succulent cuisine.

The restaurant features an extensive steak and seafood menu, with emphasis on the finest USDA and local Costa Rican cuts. Savour the finest prime cuts of dry aged beef, fresh local seafood and extensive raw bar, a wide variety of classic side dishes and delicious desserts.
Specialties

Caracol is a casual steakhouse highlighting prime cuts of meat, hearty appetizers and homestyle desserts. A children’s menu is available.


 

CR Burger Shack

The perfect casual lunch spot for guests before or after golf, tennis or the Trail of Giants experience. Located next to the golf clubhouse and tennis courts, CR Burger Shack is a fun Costa Rican take on the classic American burger shack. Dine casually outdoors or take your meal to go.
Specialties

CR Burger Shack serves delicious Costa Rican-style burgers, including mahi mahi burgers, as well as other sandwich selections, french fries, watermelon pinchos and shakes in a relaxed outdoor setting.


 

Tico’s

Capturing the essence of pura vida, Tico’s is an idyllic setting to mix and mingle with family and friends in a sophisticated yet relaxed and comfortable open-air lounge setting. Whether dining at the lounge, taking in the breathtaking views, or ordering a meal to go, Tico’s offers convenient and savoury options.

By day, the lounge offers an array of healthy and sustainable cuisine – from light fare including pastries, sandwiches and salads, to smoothies and an extensive coffee bar. Mid-afternoon, discover unique mixology classes that capture the senses and welcome active participation to taste, touch and smell the flavours of Costa Rica. At sunset, unwind in the comforts of plush sofas and hanging beds reminiscing about the day's adventures, while sipping innovative cocktails and planning the next day's itinerary.


 

In-Room Dining

Four Seasons In-Room Dining is a fine-dining experience within the comfort and convenience of your guest room or suite. Choose from an extensive menu, day or night – ideal for time-zone-hopping travellers, impromptu meetings or for quiet, private dining. For the ultimate in romantic dining, the In-Room Dining staff can arrange a private dinner on the beach.


Specialties

A variety of vegetarian dishes and an inspired selection of nutritionally balanced, healthy fare are standard offerings on all menus. A children's menu is also available. Beach Dining Four Seasons staff can orchestrate a private three-course dinner for couples, families or small groups who also want to savour the exotic landscape of the Resort's golden shores. Indulge in an unforgettable dining experience while watching a breathtaking sunset on Playa Virador or relaxing alongside the serene bay waters of Playa Blanca. Our culinary experts have prepared authentic international menus to choose from, and our servers cater to your every whim.
Packed to Go!

Many of our guests need a meal packed to travel, whether it be for a tour, a day trip or their return home. Please contact In-Room Dining to discuss items that can be conveniently packed to travel. Your order will be placed in a Four Seasons travel box with all you need to enjoy your meal on the go.
Beach Dining

Four Seasons staff can orchestrate a private three-course dinner for couples, families or small groups who also want to savour the exotic landscape of the Resort’s golden shores. Indulge in an unforgettable dining experience while watching a breathtaking sunset on Playa Virador or relaxing alongside the serene bay waters of Playa Blanca. Our culinary experts have prepared four authentic international menus to choose from, and our servers cater to your every whim. Pre-order cakes for honeymoons, birthdays or anniversaries.

Family beach dinners

Both of the beaches make wonderful spots for a special family dinner. Whether you are celebrating a birthday or just getting everyone together on your vacation, it is guaranteed to be a memorable experience. Your meal is pre-planned with our chef based on any of our Resort menus or your own ideas. Our In-Room Dining team makes sure you have everything you need. We recommend starting your dinner a little early to enjoy the Costa Rican sunset.

Romantic beach dinners

Enjoy your own piece of paradise over a wonderful meal with a loved one. The In-Room Dining team goes out of its way to make this an unforgettable experience. Start your meal early to enjoy the sunset with a dinner catered to your tastes. Our chef can make recommendations or prepare your favourite dishes. A romantic beach dinner can be the start or the end of a perfect vacation.