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Papaya

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Mediterranean, Fusion, Healthy, South American, Costa Rican
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200 Metros Sur Del Puente | Conchal Hotel, Brasilito 50308, Costa Rica
+506 2654 9125
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7:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: Informal dining in a beautiful relaxed environment. Serving fresh seafood...
Informal dining in a beautiful relaxed environment. Serving fresh seafood, steaks and vegetarian options.
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  • 126
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Simplicity at its best

Located on the road to or from Playa Conchal. They also have a hotel with a pool. Good food and excellent service at affordable prices. Very clean.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
Paul J
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Sun City West, Arizona
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
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Sun City West, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Located on the road to or from Playa Conchal. They also have a hotel with a pool. Good food and excellent service at affordable prices. Very clean.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The food is fantastic. I love everything about this place. I always look forward to eating here when we visit Costa Rica.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We had wonderful seafood here - fish tacos, shrimp wrap, shrimp casado and Thai curried shrimp. Delicious food in a laid-back atmosphere.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We stopped at this unassuming roadside hotel and restaurant primarily because it was open at 7am when most local places remain closed. Food was fresh, yummy and plentiful. Restaurant is on an attractively furnished, breezy, covered roof patio, set back from the road. Juevos rancheros and pancakes are world class goodness.

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Fairview, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

As you've probably read in the reviews, the food was very good and plentiful. Do try the Coconut Mahi Mahi for dinner. Pretty impressive, but not cheap.. Dinner for 2 will set you back $35-40US or so... Breakfast (my favorite meal of the day) was incredible. I always pass on the furnished continental breakfasts as that generally consists of rabbit... More 

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I had breakfast at the Papaya for three days recently and found it to be very pleasant. The coffee was very good and the service friendly and welcoming. I recommend it without reservation.

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hamburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

The setting is very nice, the food is great. The menu looked very promising (dishes start from 3000 for sandwiches to tuna ahi for 11000 Colon). I'd wished I could have come here a 2nd time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We enjoyed the atmosphere, service and for the most part our meals. I had tuna which was excellent. My partner had the lobster which was on special and she thought it was over-cooked and a small portion. We'll go back and try it again. People in the area like it.

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I had seared tuna with a wasabi sauce on the side. Truly delicious. Setting is in a hotel perched on the second level overlooking the pool.

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Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The food at Papaya Restaurant is delicious and healthy. You can see them cooking the meal for you. The service is friendly and they greet you with a smile. It's inside a small hotel with a pool so you can stay the night if you like. They also have acoustic live music on Tuesdays that makes it for a great... More 

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Additional Information about Papaya

Address: 200 Metros Sur Del Puente | Conchal Hotel, Brasilito 50308, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2654 9125
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Brasilito
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Average Prices: USD $5 to $30
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Fusion, Healthy, South American, Costa Rican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 200 Metros Sur Del Puente | Conchal Hotel, Brasilito 50308, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Brasilito
  • Phone Number: +506 2654 9125

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $5 to $30
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Fusion, Healthy, South American, Costa Rican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions

Description

Informal dining in a beautiful relaxed environment. Serving fresh seafood, steaks and vegetarian options.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?