Mary’s Restaurant in Mal Pais is THE original restaurant in town, opening its doors over twenty years ago & introducing the idea of “Farm-to-Table” cuisine in the area. Since 1996 Mary’s has proven itself to continually garner a strong customer base and solid reputation throughout town, earning its fame and popularity with locals and tourists alike. The restaurant is a prime investment opportunity for those looking to takeover a turn-key business in Costa Rica. Included in the sales price is all farming equipment & supplies, as well as an option to continue the land lease to the currently working farm located directly behind the restaurant. In addition to the restaurant and the farm, there are also two apartments on the premises. A 1 bedroom/1 Bathroom “Chef’s Quarters” apartment and a 2 bedroom/1 bathroom upstairs unit, which are ideal for either staff or additional rentable income.

  • 575 Square Meters.
  • Open & operating for over 20 years.
  • 100 Seat Capacity.
  • 100k Gross Annually.
  • Multiple Fridges & Freezers.
  • Walk-In Fridge & Ice Machine.
  • Fully Equipped “Line” in Chefs Kitchen.
  • Brick Pizza Oven.
  • Family owned & operated.

A popular tourist destination for surfing, yoga & wellness retreats, Santa Teresa, Mal Pais is the perfect place to invest today. Costa Rica is the most visited nation in the Central American region, and since 2008 has been hosting over 2 million tourists each year. The number of international visitors traveling to Costa Rica is up 5.4% year-on-year and expected to continue to rise.

Costa Rica has been named the “happiest country” numerous times, and maintains a high quality of life, as well as being named the cleanest & safest Latin America country. Santa Teresa & Mal Pais is considered to be one of five “Blue Zones” in the world, due to the common lifestyle characteristics that contribute to the residents longevity.