El Sano Banano Restaurant has prided itself on maintaining a delicious and healthy menu for the last 25 years. We use the most fresh and natural ingredients to supply our meals. We are open all day for breakfast & lunch 7 days a week and open for dinner seasonally. We have a wide variety of options including chicken, fish, seafood, vegetarian, vegan, gluten free & delicious artisan chocolates. We can easily accommodate many different kinds of eaters.
Drinks can be ordered to enjoy with your meal or you can relax in our lounge area and watch a game on the TVs!

~Click below to see each menu~

~Breakfast~ ~Lunch/Dinner~ ~Dessert/Coffee~ ~Drinks~

Restaurant Hours
~Breakfast: 7 – 10am ~Lunch/Dinner*: 10am – 9pm ~Happy Hour: 3 – 6pm

*The restaurant is open for dinner seasonally.

Sano Banano Breakfast Menu

~Breakfast~  ~Lunch/Dinner~  ~Dessert/Coffee~  ~Drinks~

v – vegetarian         vg – vegan      gf – gluten free

Savory
Tipico
GF V
Traditional Costa Rican breakfast of rice & beans, eggs, cheese, corn tortillas & plantains | 3200

Gallo Pinto with Eggs GF V | 2000
Gallo Pinto with Eggs & Tomato GF V | 2500

Huevos Rancheros GF V
Corn tortillas topped with fried eggs, refried beans, ranchera sauce & sour cream | 3500

Eggs & Toast V
Served with our homemade whole wheat toast | 2000

Omelette GF V
Tomato, sweet pepper, onion, cheddar cheese | 3950

Scrambled Tofu GF VG
Tomato, basil & onion served with whole wheat toast | 3500

Sweet
Fresh Tropical Fruit Salad GF V Seasonal fruit served with yogurt | 2900

Toast with Butter & Jam V
Served with our homemade whole wheat toast | 1900

Banana Pancakes V | 2900

French Toast V
Homemade bread served with syrup | 4250

Breakfast Extras
Eggs (two) | 900
Refried Beans | 700
Gallo Pinto | 1000
Butter & Jam | 1000
Toast | 900
Avocado | 800
Cheese | 1000
Sour Cream | 600
Fried Plantains | 700 Yogurt | 900

Buenos Dias!
Check our drink page for:
Coffee, Tea, Smoothies & Juices

Lunch & Dinner Menu

~Breakfast~  ~Lunch/Dinner~  ~Dessert/Coffee~  ~Drinks~

v – vegetarian vG – vegan gf – gluten free gf* – can be made gluten free

Soup / Starters

Costa Rican Black Bean Soup V GF Typical black bean soup served
with rice avocado, sour cream & a hard boiled egg | 2600

Gazpacho Andaluz GF VG Tomato, cucumber, sweet pepper
& olive oil chilled soup | 3200

Namaste Spring Rolls GF* VG Rice paper rolls with avocado,
lettuce, vegetables & sesame dressing | 4500

Ceviche Tico GF Fresh fish marinated in lemon juice,
onion, sweet pepper & cilantro | 5000

Salads
Add fresh fish or chicken | 1500 Add shrimp | 2200

Organic Rainbow Salad VG GF* Organic greens, tomato, carrots, beets, olives, guacamole, homemade croutons, garlic bread & fresh basil dressing | 4500

Caesar Salad V GF* Organic greens, homemade croutons,
parmesan & homemade caesar dressing | 3500

Sandwiches

El Patacon Sandwich V GF* Lettuce, tomato, cucumber, cheese &
garlic aioli served on patacones | 3950

Avocado Patacon Sandwich VG GF* Lettuce, tomato, cucumber &
guacamole served on patacones | 3950

Chicken Sandwich Grilled chicken on homemade whole wheat bread
with avocado, lettuce, tomato, cucumber & dijon mustard | 4900

Veggie Burger Sandwich V Homemade lentil patty served on homemade whole wheat bread with guacamole, lettuce, tomato, cucumber & ranchera sauce | 4900

Wraps
Served with homemade tortilla chips and pico de gallo

Spicy Wrap V Rice, refried beans, pico de gallo, cheese & ranchera sauce | 4000

Veggie Wrap V Sautéed vegetables, lettuce & pesto dressing | 4500

Chicken Wrap Grilled chicken, vegetables, lettuce & caesar dressing | 4500

Fresh Fish Wrap Fresh fish filet, vegetables, lettuce & caesar dressing | 5000

Typical Costa Rican

Chicken or Fish Casado GF Chicken or Fish, rice (white or brown),
beans, vegetables, cheese, lettuce, pico de gallo & plantains | 4800

Vegetarian Casado V GF Avocado, rice (white or brown), beans,
vegetables, cheese, lettuce, pico de gallo & plantains | 3500

Rice With Chicken GF Classic Costa Rican rice with chicken
served with salad & patacones | 3900

Rice With Shrimp GF Classic Costa Rican rice with
shrimp served with salad & patacones | 5300

El Sano Banano Classics

Patacones Sano Banano V GF* Fried Mashed plantains served
with guacamole, refried beans & pico de gallo | 3800

Nuggets Chicken or fish, tartar sauce & patacones | 5700

Fajitas V GF Corn tortillas, guacamole & pico de gallo
Chicken or fish | 6500 Vegetarian | 5000

Quesadillas V Large wheat tortilla, vegetables &
cheddar cheese served with pico de gallo.
Chicken or fish | 6700 Vegetarian | 5500

Mexican Enchilada Tortilla stuffed with cheese, refried beans
& vegetables, topped with cheese and ranchera sauce
Chicken or fish | 7300 Vegetarian | 5800

Mexican Tostadas V GF* Two crispy corn tortillas topped with avocado,
refried beans, lettuce, pico de gallo, cheese & sour cream | 4200

Nachos V GF* Homemade tortilla chips, guacamole, pico de gallo,
cheddar cheese, refried beans & sour cream.
Chicken/ fish | 7300 Vegetarian | 5800

Burrito V Soft tortilla, avocado, refried beans, cheddar cheese,
sour cream & ranchera sauce
Chicken or fish | 6900 Vegetarian | 5400

Garden Burger V GF* Homemade lentil patty served with salad,
guacamole & patacones | 4995

Fresh Fish

Catch of the day a la Parisienne GF* Fresh fish filet with minced parsley and white
wine garlic sauce, complimented by mashed potatoes and vegetables | 6900

Catch of the day a la Passion Fruit GF* Fresh fish filet with a delicious
passion fruit sauce served with mashed potatoes and vegetables | 7000

Catch of the day a la Jalapeño GF* Fresh fish filet with a spicy jalapeño
sauce accompanied by mashed potatoes and vegetables | 7400

Catch of the Day a la Costa Sol GF* Fresh fish filet with a creamy white wine shrimp sauce. Served with mashed potatoes and vegetables | 8500

Farm Raised Chicken

Chicken with Pineapple Rum Sauce GF* Chicken breast served with a fresh
pineapple rum sauce, accompanied by mashed potatoes and vegetables | 6900

Chicken a la BBQ GF* Chicken kebabs enhanced by a delicious barbecue
sauce and accompanied by mashed potatoes and vegetables | 7200

Chicken Breast with Fresh Mushroom Sauce GF* Served with a savory fresh mushroom sauce and accompanied by mashed potatoes and vegetables | 7900

Curry

Savory Thai Curry V VG GF* curried vegetables simmered in fresh
homemade coconut milk served with white or brown rice.
Chicken or fish | 7600 Tofu | 6300 Vegetable | 4950

Pasta

Pasta Pesto with Mushrooms V Pasta penne enhanced with a
sauteed mushroom, pesto and white wine sauce
Chicken | 5300 Vegetarian | 4300

Pasta Arrabiata V Penne pasta w/ a spicy tomato sauce w/
white wine, parsley, garlic & parmesan cheese | 4500

Spaguetti Sano Banano V VG Spaguetti with a fresh coconut milk
white wine sauce, basil, peppers, mushrooms & avocado | 5800

Fetuccini with Shrimp & Mussels Shrimp and mussels in a creamy white
wine sauce, served with garlic bread | 8000

Sides

French Fries | 2000
Patacones | 2000
Fish or Chicken Nuggets | 2800
Chips & Pico de Gallo | 1800
Chips & Guacamole | 2100
Guacamole |1200
Garlic Bread | 1600

Dessert Menu

~Breakfast~  ~Lunch/Dinner~  ~Dessert/Coffee~  ~Drinks~

Desserts

Chocolate Sundae
Homemade Frozen yogurt & chocolate sauce | 1995

Banana Split
Homemade frozen yogurt, banana & chocolate sauce | 3200

Chocolate volcano *
Chocolate cake, frozen yogurt, chocolate sauce | 3500

Lemon Merengue Pie * | 2300

Brownie * | 2000
Brownie with Frozen Yogurt * | 2700

Vegan Chocolate mousse VG | 2700

Cocozuma VG
Our homemade to- go dried fruit snack. Available in a variety of flavors
Small | 1300 Large | 2600

Coffee/ Tea

House coffee Small | 900 Large | 1250
Latte | 1600
Capucchino | 1600
Espresso | 900
Cafe Frappe Coffee, milk & ice | 1200
Hot Chocolate | 1200
Hot Tea | 900

Artisan Chocolate

Pure, delicious, sweetened with wild honey & made with love in Montezuma.
Check our display for flavors
45 colones per gram

Drink Menu

~Breakfast~  ~Lunch/Dinner~   ~Dessert/Coffee~  ~Drinks~

Fresh Juices

Orange | 1400
Tamarind | 1200
Passion Fruit | 1200
Watermelon | 1800
Pineapple | 1800
Iced Tea | 1600
Lemonade | 1600
Mint Lemonade | 2200
Ginger Lemonade | 2000
Young Coconut (pipa)* | 1200

Coffee/ Tea

House coffee Small | 900 Large | 1250
Latte | 1600
Capucchino | 1600
Espresso | 900
Cafe Frappe Coffee, milk & ice | 1200
Hot Chocolate | 1200
Hot Tea | 900

Fruit Smoothies

El Sano Banano Mixed fruit & orange juice | 2000
Rising Sun Banana, blackberry & orange juice | 2000
Mango Spirulina Mango, avocado, banana & spirulina | 3300
Green Nectar Pineapple, mango, spirulina & ginger | 3300
Green Passion Passion Fruit juice, pineapple, banana, Ginger & spirulina | 3300

Homemade Coco Milkshakes

Coco Chocolate Bliss VG Homemade coconut milk, banana & chocolate | 3300
Coco Espresso Chiller VG Homemade coconut milk, banana & espresso | 3500
Coco Spirulina VG Homemade coconut milk, banana & spirulina | 3300
Coco Berry VG Homemade coconut milk, banana & blackberry | 2900

Sano Banano Classics

Mocha Chiller Frozen yogurt, espresso & chocolate syrup | 2900
Dream of Coconut Banana, coconut, milk and frozen yogurt | 2900

Bottled Drinks

Sodas | 1000
Bottled water 1L | 1350

Cocktails

Montezuma Vodka & passion fruit | 2200
Screwdriver Vodka & orange juice | 2200
Guaro Sour Guaro, lime juice & simple syrup | 2200
Cuba Libre Rum & Coca Cola | 2200
Montezuma Sunrise Tequila, orange juice & granadine | 3000
Verano Feliz Vodka, triple sec & orange juice | 3000
Pura vida Guaro, triple sec, orange juice & simple syrup | 3200
Margarita Tequila, triple sec & lime juice | 3200
Mojito Rum, fresh mint, sugar, lime juice & soda water | 3200
Caipiriña Cachaca, lime wedges, lime juice & sugar | 3200
Piña Colada Rum, pineapple & cream of coconut | 3200
Banana Colada Rum, banana, cream of coconut & milk | 3200
Daiquiri Rum with your choice of banana, papaya or pineapple | 3200

Beer

Imperial | 1300
Pilsen | 1300
Corona |1800
Michelada | Add 600

Wine By the Glass

Cabernet Sauvignon | 3000
Chardonnay | 3000

Happy Hour
Join us everyday for discounted drinks from 3-6 pm

VG-vegan / * Seasonally available