6 top vegetarian & vegan restaurants in Nosara

If you’re planning on coming to Nosara, you probably have a calling for self-awakening and healing, like most of us who are here. When you’re trying to become your best self and your heart and mind begin to open in ways you never expected, you need to have a supportive atmosphere in the process.

This means, good people holding space for you, a beautiful place to wake up to and most importantly -Good Food! Yes, eating “karmically well” is key for a successful wellness experience. Even if you don’t follow a vegan or vegetarian diet in your normal life, we strongly recommend you to try it out for a week in Nosara, so that you feel lighter, more energized and focused in your intentions.

So if eating healthy and mindfully resonates with you, here we give you great options of restaurants that offer vegan food in Nosara.

Vegetarian restaurants in Playa Guiones

1. Naked Foods

Yogis absolutely approved! Naked foods -plant based delights- is a completely vegan restaurant that offers delicious vegetable bowls, cold pressed juices, bliss balls and uh-mazing burgers! amongst other vegan treats. This is also a very cool place for hanging out and meeting with friends because it is right in front of The Buena Vibra Collective yoga studio and just footsteps away from Guiones Beach.

2. Yab Yum at La Casa

A new vegan restaurant in Playa Guiones, yay! This place is such a nice surprise. It’s located inside the beautiful garden lounge of La Casa (where the best Saturday-night dance parties take place.) The restaurant is basically an Asian-fusion vegan explosion of flavor and color. It offers Asian food that spans from Pad-Thai and Spring Rolls to Soba Noodles and Indian curry. A must have experience!

3. Pura Vida Raw Foods

Not only vegan but raw! This place is famous for their raw pizza crackers and best in the world chocolate truffles. You can also find delicious salads with the yummiest cashew cheese and sundried tomatoes; as well as delightful raw  pizzas and lettuce wraps. Located in a very trendy open-air mini mall, this is a place you definitely want to stop by.

 4. Luv Burger

Best vegan burgers you’ve had in your life! Their lentil patties are so savory and delicious and if you add some smoked coconut bacon, it just tastes like heaven! You can also have a side of rosemary salt fries or a nice salad to complete this gastronomic experience. Moreover this place is just incredibly beautiful.


 5. Mindful Bites

Raw, vegan and gluten free: Best vegan food-truck you’ll ever find. Their raw vegan tacos and no-bake brownies were some of the superstars of last season. They also have falafel balls, avocado toasts, raw desserts and a daily menu that is taking “street-food” to a whole new level. Their promise is to bring seasonal ingredients, different flavors and freshness into our lives! This is also a pleasant place to be, next to Olo Alaia, where some would say, the best coffee in town is served!

 6. Spirit Lounge

 A glamorous vegan lounge to meet with friends for a cocktail or a glass of organic wine, while enjoying some exquisite appetizers such as the roasted nuts with pistachio butter; or have a gluten-free pizza with a selection of exotic ingredients like artichokes, olives and rosé sauce amongst other delicious surprises.

Is your mouth watering already? Now that you know the best vegan restaurants in Playa Guiones like a local, you can begin manifesting your trip and all the magical possibilities within.