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La Puesta Del Sol

Playa Herradura, Herradura, Costa Rica
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Ranked #6 of 15 Restaurants in Herradura
Cuisines: Costa Rican
Dining options: Late Night
Description: Great food, great prices, good service, fun place that we found by accident have been back twice now!:)
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: Great food, great prices, good service, fun place that we found by accident have been back twice now!:)
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Atlanta, Georgia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We may have saved the best for last. We saw this restaurant recommended on Trip Advisor. I had actually had a drink here one night, not realizing it was also a great restaurant. Even then the service was great, the bartender (Dennis, the owner) was gracious and helpful. Introduced me to a Nicaraguan Rum I'd never had... Flora de Cana... More

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Jaco, Costa Rica
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The perfect place to enjoy a cold beer, really fresh Ceviche and amazing view. Eclectic mix of locals and tourists and a great vibe overall. All feel welcome and everyone is always having a good time. This is a great beach bar/restaurant in paradise!

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Newport Beach, California
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101 reviews 101 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We wanted a local, low key vibe and happened upon La Puesta del sol as we drove down the beach. It is open air facing the beach with simple fresh food, good beers and a good jukebox. This is not the place for fancy cocktails. The crowd was mostly local the night we were there and very friendly.

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Hollywood, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Loved the Marriott but wanted a little change so took a walk to La Puesta Del Sol and found this awesome spot. Dennis the owner is great. He is from the states and was more than helpful. Wish we would have walked over from day one and not the last day of our trip. Food was great and he will... More

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Whittier, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Herradura was not even going to be a stop on our tour until a retail car employee recommended that we make a stop there and we are all glad we did. Once there we found this place almost by default in the fact that the other restaurants on the beach were overpriced and looked out of place. First off the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The fish was fresh and delicious, refreshing cold drinks and fruit smoothies, friendly staff...I ate here several times during my stay in Herradura and was very happy each time. Karaoke on Saturday night was a blast and the crowd was a friendly mix of locals and tourists.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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139 reviews 139 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

On the beach at Playa Herradura, La Puesta del Sol offers good food at reasonable prices. A funky little place that caters to locals and beach goers, the restaurant offers a variety of food, from burgers to local fare to seafood and pastas. Prices are very reasonable, while the food is good with plentiful portions. It is a short beach... More

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Stuart, Florida, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

If you are looking for high end and uniformed wait staff, stay at Los Suenos just a short walk down the beach. On the other hand, if you are already a guest at Los Suenos, as I have been, La Puesta Del Sol (sunset) is a nice way to mix it up, hang with the locals and enjoy reasonably priced... More

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Youngstown, Ohio
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

The bar at the Mariott disappointed us on the first day with horrible margaritas. 10% tip is already included in the bill, so think carefully about how much you add. The view of the bay at Herradura beach is good from the balcony.

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Vernon, Canada
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134 reviews 134 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

Great location, great sunsets, poor unfriendly service with mediocre at best food. Bathrooms are disgusting, people should boycot this bar/restaurant if the waiters and cooks use this bathroom. The owner should be ashamed.

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