Since its opening, Sentido Norte has been dedicated to showcasing the rich flavors and traditions of Costa Rican cuisine. Chef Jose Lopez brings to life a menu that is a celebration of the region’s diverse and vibrant culture. Born and raised in San Jose, Chef Jose Lopez is a true ambassador of Costa Rican cuisine.  He has a deep understanding of the unique blend of European, African and Meso-American influences that make up the country’s culinary identity. Throughout his career, Chef Lopez has been dedicated to showcasing the best of Costa Rican cuisine, using only the freshest local ingredients and traditional cooking methods. With a commitment to sustainability, he is also a strong advocate for preserving the natural resources of his country, ensuring that future generations can continue to enjoy the beauty and flavor of Costa Rica’s rich culinary heritage. At Sentido Norte, Chef Lopez’s talent and passion for Costa Rican cuisine shine through in every dish, making it a must-visit destination for food lovers and adventurous travelers alike. Sentido Norte is the perfect destination for those seeking both adventure and great food. The restaurant is located in the bustling town of Las Catalinas, surrounded by stunning scenery and endless opportunities for outdoor activities. From water sports and hiking to horseback riding and zip-lining, there is no shortage of ways to get your heart racing during the day. After an action-packed day, head over to Sentido Norte to enjoy a delicious meal in a relaxed and welcoming environment. With its focus on authentic Costa Rican cuisine, the restaurant is the ideal place to unwind, re-energize and savor the flavors of this beautiful country. The restaurant’s intimate and cozy atmosphere provides the perfect setting for diners to indulge in the rich, bold flavors and enjoy a true taste of Costa Rica. The staff at Sentido Norte is known for their friendly and attentive service, ensuring that each guest has a truly memorable dining experience. Whether you are looking for a romantic evening out, or a family gathering, whether you are a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveler, Sentido Norte offers an unforgettable dining experience that is sure to leave you craving more. Dining in Sentido Norte is like dining in a local friend’s gourmet kitchen. Everything is accounted for, every request can be met, and everything is delicious.  
CRC 6,394 – CRC 28,772
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Seafood, International, Central American, Costa Rican
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service



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