Papaya Restaurant in Playa Brasilito Costa Rica

Life long love

All fish and seafood for our restaurant is sourced daily and carefully selected from fishermen in the local area. Our dishes make use of seasonal, fresh produce and accompanying vegetables and fruits may differ throughout the year. Rarely some dishes may be unavailable as we will only serve fresh produce, but please also see our daily specials board. We are always happy to offer variations or to make substitutions. Dishes are nutritionally balanced and contain many ‘superfoods’ high in antioxidants and rich in essential vitamins and minerals. Our goal is to create delicious dishes to maintain vitality and health, happiness and passion, and to ensure a ‘life long love’ not only for food but also for those close to our hearts.

Dinner Reservations highly recommended.

v is for vegetarian! we also have a vegan ‘pure’ menu! wheat and gluten free options available!

Breakfast menu

Served until 5pm

Tropical buffet – freshly baked breads & cakes, home-made preserves, cereals, fresh fruits, juices, tea, coffee…….3400c (complimentary for hotel guests) v
Costa Rican breakfast – 2 eggs (scrambled or fried), gallo pinto, tomato, tortilla…………………….2200c v
Huevos rancheros – eggs, tortilla, beans, jalapeno & tomato salsa, cheese, avocado…………2800c v
Breakfast burrito – scrambled eggs, tomato, avocado, cheese & gallo pinto …. …………….2800c v
Veggie blt – vegetarian soy ‘bacon’, lettuce and tomato sandwich………..….3400c v
Omelette – any combination cheese, tomato, onion, red pepper……..………. 2800c v
Pancakes – served with fresh fruit maple .………..2200c v

Guanacastacos

Two filled soft flour or corn tortillas with salad

and pico de gallo salsa

Fish / chicken / veggie ……..3900c
Shrimp…..…………….….6100c

Wraps

Filled tortilla served with fresh salad and  platano chips

Falafel ……………..….3400c v
Grilled chicken or fresh fish …………4300c
Shrimp…………….……..6100c

Power salads

Guacamole  our famous chunky avocado, tomato, onion and cilantro served with fresh fried tortilla  chips………….3400c v
Green papaya  shredded papaya, carrot, cucumber, tomato, scallion, sesame seeds, ginger, nuts with tangy citrus dressing………..3400c v
Steak  grilled beef steak served with seasonal greens, avocado, tomato, cucumber, with mustard dressing………….6900c v
Fresh tuna  grilled tuna, avocado, sprouts, peppers, macadamia nuts, with spicy wasabi soy dressing …….….6900c
Grilled chicken  peppers, onion, cucumber, tomato, avocado, sprouts and mixed leaves with lemon vinaigrette………6900c
Greek salad  organic feta, tomato, olives, mixed green leaves with balsamic vinegar and virgin olive oil dressing…….4300c v

Soup

Please ask for todays selection.………….3200c

Includes gazpacho, carrot and coriander, sopa azteca (tomato), sopa negra (black bean)

Gourmet sandwiches

On freshly made bread with salad and salsa

Fish / chicken / veggie v ……..3900c
Steak…………….……..…..4300c
Shrimp…..……..……..…….….6100c
Tuna melt w. fresh tuna steak..……..6100c

Casados

National dish with rice, black beans, platano & salad

Fried eggs………..…….…. 3400c v
Grilled chicken or fresh fish…… 4300c
Shrimp………………….……6100c
Lobster………………………7800c

Dessert

Tropical fruit cocktail……..2100c
Organic cacao brownie …..……2500c
El mono gordo (todays cake with ice cream, banana, caramel and nuts)……..3000c
Todays cake…………….2200c
Ice cream / sorbet……..1500c
Tropical fruit plate – a selection of fresh tropical seasonal fruits…………….2200c v

Main Menu

Appetizers

Garlic bread with fresh basil pesto………………………………………………2800c v
Lobster mango salad  cocktail of grilled rock lobster tail with mixed tropical salad……..4600c
Bruschetta  fresh tomato and basil pesto on our home-baked crostini *includes chopped almonds……3450c v
Coconut shrimp jumbo shrimp with coconut crust and tangy pineapple & ginger salsa……..4600c
Carpaccio de atun  fresh tuna with capers, peppers, onion, virgin olive oil……………..4600c
Soup  please ask for today’s selection ………………………………………………….3250c
Guacamole chunky avocado, tomato, onion, cilantro with fresh-fried tortilla chips…………3450c v                or double up with a large serving……….4350c v

 

Entrees

Coconut mahi-mahi  dorado fillet grilled to perfection with crispy coconut crust and served with grilled vegetables and a spicy tomato, ginger and avocado salsa………8750c
Sesame-crust tuna  seared yellow fin tuna steak served with avocado wasabi salsa and grilled veggies………..8750c
Filet mignon   succulent steak cooked with mushroom, pepper, onion and red wine salsa, served with grilled vegetables………….8750c
Lobster 5-spice succulent rock lobster tail prepared with garlic, Szechwan peppercorns, star anise, fennel seeds, clove, cinnamon and served with rice and grilled vegetables……….11400c
Surf ‘n’ surf our famous seafood specialty consisting of grilled tuna, lobster and shrimp served with grilled vegetables, green papaya salad and a selection of salsas including avocado wasabi, soy ginger and Thai sweet chilli………14000c for 1 or 23800c for 2 to share
Thai curry choice of red (mild) or green (medium v) curry served with Jasmin rice and crispy sweetcorn cake       tofu, chicken or fish ………….8750c         shrimp or lobster………………..11400c
Caribbean jumbo shrimp skewer grilled with pineapple, onion, bell pepper and served with rice and spicy dipping salsa……11400c
Pasta ‘al gusto’ linguine with Mediterranean grilled vegetables & fresh pesto………….8900c v
add chicken or fish….…..8750c   add lobster or shrimp………….11400c

 

Desserts

Our delicious dessert options change daily – please see the specials board for today’s selection of cake, ice cream, flan, crepe and other choices

Please add 10% service charge and 13% sales tax 

Dinner Reservations Recommended!

Phone number: (506) 2654 9125

Conchal Hotel 200m sur escuela Playa Brasilito Guanacaste 5159

Generally closed on WEDNESDAYS.

For hotel guest late arrivals, please pre-order and we are happy to prepare something for your room.

Events and Catering

We are happy to host your event or reception in our restaurant.

Seating for 40 people available, with more on request. Birthdays, wedding receptions and family and corporate events.

Please contact us for more information or a quote.

info@conchalcr.com