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La Casita del Pescado

Costa Rican
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Playa Brasilito, Brasilito, Costa Rica
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  • 8
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    Very good
  • 8
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
On the Beach

Loved this restaurant. The Red Snapper was Amazing. The service was top notch and very nice people. Really not sure what else to say, except 4 star

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
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Halifax, Canada
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Halifax, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Loved this restaurant. The Red Snapper was Amazing. The service was top notch and very nice people. Really not sure what else to say, except 4 star

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Falls City, Oregon
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

OMG, their cerveche was the best i have had in years. The whole broiled lobster and red snapper was heavenly! The servers (Luis and Milton)were funny, helpful, and totally fabulous

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allspice50
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73 reviews 73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Loved the location of La Casita del Pescado as it’s right on Brasilito beach where you can enjoy a beautiful sunset. Luiz our waiter was very pleasant, helpful and efficient. We loved their mixed seafood Ceviche and felt it was the best out of all the restaurants we had tried in Brasilito. We were a little disappointed with the coconut... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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50 reviews 50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

This small restaurant has a fantastic location, with outdoor seating in front of the beach. The service was great and the environment nice and relaxed. The food was good, but not memorable. Come for the view.

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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174 reviews 174 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I ordered mahi mahi. It was a small portion made up of small pieces of fish, served in a sauce. The menu described it as a filet. On the positive side, you can eat at tables directly on the beach. Choose to be there at sunset.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Place is ok. Food is hit and miss but ceviche is really good. Service is abysmal. Our waitress left during our meal. No one ever came to check on us or take another drink order. Fed up asked for the check. After 15 min asked again...and again. Finally walked into the kitchen and said we needed a check or wouldn't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

This place is a little shack literally on the beach. The ceviche was excellent as was the snapper and coconut shrimp. Great piña coladas as well. A great lunch spot close to Playa Conchal.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

we came here for dinner. Started well, but then we got pestered by stray dogs. They kept on coming near our table. It is fairly inexpensive, and right on the beach, but you migt be better off elsewhere

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Phoenix, Arizona
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I ate at La Casita del Pescado several times. It's nice because it's right on the beach. The first time I was there, the food was good, the drinks were okay, the service was okay. The second time I was there, the food was pretty gross, I didn't have a drink, and the service was okay. Now when I say... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

To be honest, it looked a bit like a classic tourist trap. The food turned out to be fantastic, the sea bass one of the best we had in Costa Rica. Were greeted warmly with nice conversation. Located directly on the beach, suppose a great location during sunset.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Playa Brasilito, Brasilito, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Brasilito

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Costa Rican

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?