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Cafe Playa Negra, Restaurant & Hotel

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Main street | contiguo a REMAX, Los Pargos, Playa Negra 5150, Costa Rica
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Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We opened the restaurant at 5 PM, they have a variety of beverages and a wide range of foods on the menu. We enjoyed the MahiMahi, chicken dishes and the quesadilla. If you are looking for variety on the menu this is you place. The waitress's English was much better than our Spanish! Give it a try you won't be... More 

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andrea021, Owner at Cafe Playa Negra, Restaurant & Hotel, responded to this review

I am glad you enjoyed your dinner at the Cafe and hope you liked peruvian food. Have a Great Day. Pura Vida More 

Denver, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The minute I met Carlos to talk about hosting a 50th birthday party / family reunion for our group of 30+ travelers, I knew I had found the right spot! He designed a menu for us that included tuna, ceviche, plantains, calamari, guacamole, passionfruit cheesecake, and so much more...all fresh and prepared to perfection! The kitchen crew even took special... More 

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andrea021, Owner at Cafe Playa Negra, Restaurant & Hotel, responded to this review

It was our pleasure. Super Pura Vida More 

Midlothian, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easily the best food in Playa Negra. Without question the best customer service. My family stopped for breakfast on the way to the airport and they were kind enough to make some delicious chicken sandwiches for the plane ride home. Everyone in the restaurant treated us like we were friends!

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andrea021, Owner at Cafe Playa Negra, Restaurant & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you. Yes, Thats the idea, to make you feel at home. If we can do it, we will do it. Pura Vida More 

Kirkland, WA
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121 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a hot day at the beach, we found this cool oasis waiting. We had a great lunch for 9 that included the nachos, the shrimp salad, pork chop, and burgers. The beer was cold, the smoothies were delicious and the service was pleasant. All in all, a great way to coll off and refuel as we explored the area.

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West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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281 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great stop, must grab a lunch or afternoon libation at Hotel Playa Negra Cafe, fun vibe, open air, gorgeous surfing and swimming beach right in front. The best nachos I've ever had, with roast chicken, black beans, corn, tomatoes, avocado, pica de gallo. Will go back for sure!

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Red Deer, Canada
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Recommend a stay here. Awesome food, atmosphere, and good times. We stayed for 7 nights, if you are looking for the authentic Costa Ricin feel then this is definitely the place. Next door is Lula's tours and make sure you book your tours when you get there as there is so much to see and she is awesome. Across the... More 

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andrea021, Owner at Cafe Playa Negra, Restaurant & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your awesome review. And yeap... its a bit dusty from january to april and then a bit muddy from august to october. Nature rules. Pura Vida More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent !!! Tasty ceviche,simple grilled fish was perfect,tuna teriyaki was off the hook,pasta with shrimp in a cream sauce was rockin' !!! Not surprisingly, the Restaraunt was packed - it was during holiday time as well... Good service & a full bar make it an enjoyable experience for sure... Hotel & Restaraunt are basically in the middle of... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

I decided to celebrate my 60's B-Day at one of my favorite places on the planet, The Hotel Cafe Playa Negra. Again, everything was right. The rooms were clean and fresh, the service amazing and the food could not be better in heaven. They have recently changed the menu and every plate is delicious, sophisticated and very well presented. When... More 

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andrea021, Propietario at Cafe Playa Negra, Restaurant & Hotel, responded to this review
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Fue un orgullo que nos escogieras para celebrar tus 60. Muchas Gracias More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We went there for 2 nights and I must say that it was one of our favorite place to stay in all our travel in Costa Rica ! The place is 5 min walk from a nice beach with amazing surf waves. The pool smal but very confortable was a real pleasur after a long beach time of surfing and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

Great breakfast! Great lunch! Great dinner! Awesome place with clean rooms, clean bathrooms, a/c, and wifi. This place goes hard! Great location in the heart of Playa Negra! The hotel and cafe are in close proximity to some excellent surf breaks and awesome food! I would highly recommend this place to anyone staying in the Guanacaste province, and I will... More 

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