A chill beachfront bar with ocean-view seating where you can watch the sunset across the Papagayo Gulf. A great place to people-watch during the day as both locals and tourists stroll along the boardwalk.
Located just off the main strip as you reach the beach boardwalk. The beachfront location is great for people-watching and you’ll find decent views of the sunset here too. For food options, try the locally caught red snapper.
With owners hailing from Georgia, Buzzed Monkey serves real, authentic BBQ in Playas del Coco. Specialties include briskets and burgers and smoked wings with specials popping up almost daily. Days open are limited so be sure to peek at their Facebook before making a visit.
The neighborhood sports bar in Playas del Coco that’s home to the great beers from Angry Goats Brewing. Wooden swings can be found dangling from the ceiling while sports are always on the TV. Coconutz regularly hosts movie nights, karaoke and live music
Located up the hill of Vista Marina on the top floor of Hotel Chantel. The sunset views are spectacular. Happy hour is from 1-4 pm, where you get 50% off your second cocktail order. Reservations recommended.
Well-known for having the freshest seafood in town and happy to cook up your own fresh catch. Stop by at lunch for their plate of the day with freshly caught fish and a few sides or stop by for an elegant dinner.
Located off the main street on the way to Ocotal, Pizzareria make their pizzas in a wood-fired oven. Pizza menu includes many different options along with all of the classics. Their menu also features a wide range of other Italian options as well.
Offering a wide variety of Greek dishes and local favorites. The staff at Santorini is always super attentive and despite being on the main street, the restaurant has a relaxed but elegant feel to it. The prices are super reasonable too.
From 1-7 pm, Zi Lounge has one of the longest happy hours in Coco. The food menu at Zi Lounge spans the globe, and you can find hookahs, sports TV, along with the occasional DJ performance and live music/shows on weekends.
Top-notch service includes offering cocktails of the highest quality, made from locally produced juices, and local-grown garnishes and fruits. Zarpe also makes all of the cocktail salts and dehydrated fruits in-house.