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Azul

Calle Perezoso | Ojochal de Osa, Puntarenas, Ojochal 80000, Costa Rica
506-2786-5543
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Ranked #3 of 17 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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English first
Apple Valley, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

From the moment you walk through the door your breath escapes you in pure amazement of the dream you've entered. The views and ambiance are astounding.Our server graciously cared for our needs providing excellent service. The food, a three course meal, was exquisite in flavor and appearance.Kudos to the chef and staff for providing an outstanding experience we will never... More

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Clifton, Ohio
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This place is an amazing place for dinner. The view is incredible, the wait staff was attentive (Jose was the best waiter we had in all of CR), and the food was outstanding. I never have had calamari as large and good as this place serves. Chicken Parm, also very good. We also ate here on Pizza night, witch they... More

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Berlin
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Bad service - the seemed to be totaly overpowerd by the no. of guests, they kept forgeting us and brought us the wrong stuff. But, they where quite friendly. Food was okay, mediterranean. Prices are upscale (for CR). But, would go there agian, since it was very romantic and nice to sit next to the great invinity pool (ask for... More

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Santa Fe, NM
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Loved both our meals, prepared with love and care. The fish had amazing and interesting spices, filet Mignone perfectly cooked, Greek Salad light and full of flavor...the view is incomparable, the service was the best in Costa Rica! Thank you again, Carlos and Jose, Russell and Scott.

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I went with 5 people and we waited at the bar while we had a drink. My favorite was the Tuna Tostada Appetizer. I also had the seafood pasta and it was excellent as well.

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Dominical, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We went to Azul for the 1st time and had a great dinning experience. The food was delicious and Scott and Russel are great host. The pita bread to start was prepared perfectly and the salad and main course was equally well prepared. We will definitely be back soon.

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Ojochal, Costa Rica
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

My 2 friends and I went to Azul for sunset cocktails and dinner. We sat with our drinks by the edge of the infinity pool, gazing and snapping photos of the breathtaking sunset over the pacific! Such colours! The dining room is a beautiful, cozy room with lots of open windows and 5-6 tables for 4. For starters I ordered... More

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Burlington, Canada
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79 reviews 79 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

First thing that strikes you when you walk into the restaurant is the amazing view of the Pacific. So sit down, order a beverage from the very friendly staff and start with many of the great appetizers this restaurant has on its lunch menu. For us, it has always been the humus and pita. However, during our recent visit, the... More

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Ojochal, Costa Rica
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Azul Restaurant in Hotel El Castillo provided delicious and healthy meals for our wedding party of 50 people this past week-end.The food and service are top notch. Russell prepared the most yummy pizza for our rehearsal dinner...my personal fave is the barbecue chicken. The wedding dinner was over the top...customized for the bride and groom...Filet mignon with shrimp, curry chicken,... More

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Puntarenas, Costa Rica
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Moderately priced with a choice of 2, 3 or 4 courses. Excellent quality and upscale ambiance. Great service

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