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Calle Perezoso | Ojochal de Osa, Puntarenas, Ojochal 80000, Costa Rica
506-2786-5543
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Ranked #4 of 19 Restaurants in Ojochal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $25
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Azul, a Mediterranean restaurant and bar, is available for breakfast (for hotel guests only), lunch and dinner Tuesday through Sunday. You can dine in our salon, poolside or at our fun communal table which is perfect for larger groups. Breakfast changes daily and is typically included in your rate. Although it can be customized for you, daily features include banana pancakes, gallo pinto, huevos rancheros and chiliquiles. Lunch is at your leisure including wraps, salads and our popular fish tacos. Wraps and Tacos are served with a salad or hand-cut french fries. As you enjoy an incredible sunset Azul is transformed for your evening dining experience. Popular starters include hummus served with our homemade pita bread and calamari served with our own tartar sauce. As a second course our tomato basil or seafood soup fit nicely. Entrees include souvlakis with our addictive Ziziki sauce, homemade pasta, grilled fish and our Mariscada Mediterranea which is a platter of seafood including mussels, clams, calamari and shrimp. And then there is always the special…Deserts at Azul typically include flambés, cakes and homemade ice cream. Yum…Let’s eat.

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Woodside, California, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Fantastic vegan food. Once Russell knew we were vegan he pulled out all the stops. Simply amazing. Allyson will be back down there with her daughter in January and that is her fist stop! Stock the veggies and tofu:-)... and your wonderful spices. Don't forget the smoker. WOW! Thank you Russell.

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

My husband and I stayed in Ojochal for 6 nights. We stayed at El Castillo, so we enjoyed breakfast at Azul every morning. Breakfast is only for hotel guests and is different and delicious every day. We enjoyed fresh fruit every day and omelettes, huevos rancheros, french toast, breakfast burritos, and banana pancakes. Their lunch and dinner menu is so... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

we spent 3 weeks in ojochal and azul represented our most complicated experience. they have rules. you have to be a hotel guest to use the infinity pool(see my review of hotel whales+dolphins where you dont). you have to eat and run because somebody else needs your table (at least thats what the junior server said). this is an incredible... More 

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Trav1964, Owner at Azul, responded to this review

Complicated? Hm. Let me try to understand, thatsnowblues, as we always appreciate feedback. You loved the view, restaurant and the food, but we are average because we would not let you swim in our pool? We do reserve our pool for hotel guests only. Respectfully to them. If you decided to stay with us, the pool would be exclusive to... More 

Ojochal, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Great hosts, food and service with a spectacular view. Who would think that you could find this in the jungle!

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Key Largo, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Cannot say enough about how good the food is at Azul & the view even more spectacular! You will not be disappointed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Last week our ladies luncheon group, some 30 women, were served what I believe to be the best meal I have had since I moved to Costa Rica. Four years ago my husband and I relocated to Costa Rica from Texas and have enjoyed the wonderful cuisine that is prepared here. Some just really stand out with the use of... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful views and fantastic food. I highly recommend Azul. Go early enough to catch a spectacular sunset.

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Lawrenceburg, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The food was very good, it had a great selection, and the ocean view was second to none. The waiters were very accommodating and friendly.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

They created some of the best fish I have ever eaten. Since we fish and I cook, I was blown away with the flavors woven throughout the dishes. Russell allowed me to tell the chef how exquisite the meal was. Presentation was creative and colorful. The service was impeccable. When the staff discovered I was celebrating my birthday, they included... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

the breakfast was great every day it was different the dinners were deliciouses. I did not dislike anything

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Address: Calle Perezoso | Ojochal de Osa, Puntarenas, Ojochal 80000, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506-2786-5543
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Ojochal
Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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