Casual Fine Dining

Welcome to Shana Restaurante, where you’ll enjoy casual fine dining and exceptional à la minute chef-prepared cuisine that’s second to none in the Manuel Antonio area.

Shana Restaurante is a casual fine dining restaurant where flavors, textures, and culinary craftsmanship meet a sustainable approach to the entire restaurant experience.

The restaurant has a casual feel with no dress code or formality; we want the customer to feel relaxed at all times. The staff are friendly, approachable and are happy to deal with any questions or requests that you may have.

Dining Experience
Love at First Bite

The food will take on the fine dining element showcasing local produce with a mix of old and new techniques using worldwide influences which we call “Love at First Bite”.

We feel strongly about the seasonality of the ingredients that are used, to ensure the best quality.

We have tried to source most of our suppliers in the local area and around 80% are based in the Manuel Antonio area, we hope this will bring a sense of community to the restaurant and also help fellow small businesses.

Inspired Cuisine

We take an exciting and healing approach to our cuisine, experimenting with new flavors and restorative ingredients sourced from our land.

Our award-winning chef creates a thoroughly nourishing and organic dining experience tailored to each of our guests.


Our Story

Situated in the heart of Manuel Antonio, we take pride in delivering warm, friendly service and creating mouth-watering culinary delights for all the family.

Using only the freshest locally sourced ingredients, we’ll ensure you have a dining experience to remember.

Our Philiosophy

Here at Shana Restaurante, our philosophy is providing the Highest Quality –experiencing Love at First Bite!

Whether we’re talking about ingredients, equipment, knife skills, or service standards, everything at Shana Restaurante is held to high quality standards. As a team, we want to deliver a dish that you will recognize; yet which conveys a sense of depth and complexity that surprises you.


Shana Menu

Treat yourself to fine dining out in the unspoiled ocean air of a tropical rainforest. Our expert chefs use only the freshest locally-sourced ingredients to create masterful creations that will excite even the most discerning taste buds.

Special Events

Whatever your reason to celebrate, our dedicated team of event planners will strive to exceed your expectations. From finding the best space for your celebration to choosing the most suitable décor and catering options, we are happy to help you with the details.

Our Fans

We realize that many of the good things coming our way are often the fruit of external elements. This makes us grateful to everyone taking part in our journey: customers, employees, suppliers, and partners.

@Shana by the Beach

The hotel services offered by Shana By The Beach make it an ideal choice for your stay in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica.

The hotel’s enchanting surroundings, comfort, thoughtful touches, and personalized service sets it apart from any other hotel, allowing you to feel like being at home from your very first steps into the hotel.

Playa Biesanz

The area unique atmosphere, and many activities so everybody can find what they were looking for. With your family, couple or friends, eco-tourists, seeking for exciting adventures, or just to relax, you came to the right place.

Our Team

Our team executes an evolving menu showcasing the best of the season while maintaining and strengthening relationships with our local producers.

Our chefs are supported by a team of prep and professional servers whose goal is to elevate the dining experience for our guests.

Reserve a Table

Call us or contact online to book a table for your perfect meeting with friends and your family! You will have your great time at Shana Restaurante.
Enjoy Shana Restaurante

If you’re looking for a place you would recommend to friends at Manuel Antonio, we will impress them after we have impressed you.

Stop by and visit Shana Restaurante when you are in the area or just passing through – for breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, something just to cool you down and enrich your casual dining experience with our complimentary limoncello – our comfortable dining room, or our patio.