• We Specialize In...
    Personal Chef Service
    Event Planning and Catering
    Tours and Expeditions
    Vacation Rentals
    Chef Jose Piñar is Costa Rica's top private chef.
    Providing personal chef services in Costa Rica.
    Personalized service to cater to all you culinary and event needs.
    Call today for a free consultation.
  • Costa Rica Tours
    Let Jose arrange all your tour and expedition needs.
    Canopy Safari, Jungle Crocodile Safari, Tortuga Island Cruise, River Rafting, and Sportfishing
    are just a few of the adventures Jose can arrange during your stay.
  • Private Parties
    Event Planning
    Vacation Rentals

The Chef

Chef Jose Piñar is one of Costa Rica's top chefs specializing in gourmet cuisine and local fare. He creates his signature dishes using only the finest organically grown local ingredients. Jose has worked at some of the top restaurants in Costa Rica and Central America and is currently located in Playa Herradura near the world famous Marriott Los Sueños Resort and Marina and Jaco Beach. He has been featured in several local magazines and television programs for his culinary prowess.

Jose Piñar

Executive Chef

Recent Dishes

  • Caribbean Curry Chicken

    Chicken Breast braised in a Caribbean curry sauce with fresh basil.

  • Grilled Lobster Tail

    Grilled Lobster Tail in a seafood reduction with butter, lemon juice, garlic, ginger, parsley, salt and pepper

  • Arroz con Pollo Volcano

    A typical Costa Rican dish of chicken with rice with mixed vegetables and a salad with two kinds of lettuce, green olives, cucumber, sweet pepper and balsamic vinegar.

Our Client Says

  • Jose is great, a top chef, fun and funny, he'll make your next Fiesta a rousing success. Plan a trip to Costa Rica and schedule a party with Jose Pinar. You won't be disappointed.

    Charles Bolam, Client