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Bar & Restaurant Las Brisas

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Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
2654 4047
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great beach bar!

La Perla is the quintessential beach bar, with good food and delicious drinks! The location (at the north end of Playa Potrero beach) is the perfect spot for a lazy lunch or to catch the gorgeous sunset.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
lucymontgomery
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Pipersville, Pennsylvania
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English first
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

We ate here one night on the recommendation of our boat captain of a fishing trip we'd been on earlier. We were looking for lobster and he said this was a great place. We ordered 4 lobsters. They were all good but nothing to write home about.We were there on a Saturday night at 6 pm and were the only... More 

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Lykens
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

My wife got two shrimp taco's. They were really big, and the shrimp were amazing. She got two mixed drinks. I got 1 huge beef taco and two sodas. Our bill was 58 dollars! We had to ask for more drinks and our check because an hour after we were finished our bar tender sat behind the bar eating lunch.... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We had a fantastic dinner here. Great drinks, great ceviche and great lobster and sea bass. All very fresh and local. And friendly and prompt service to boot. One of the best meals of our trip!

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Sierra Madre, California
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

We stopped here for a late lunch based on a locals recommendation and it was genuinely amazing. We had appetizers and main courses and everyone was very happy. Portion sizes were generous and the food was great. I had the Ceviche appetizer which was full of flavor, the large chunks of fish were fresh and tasty. For the entree I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

A wonderful restaurant and the food was great - right on the beach! Great local atmosphere and friendly!

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

The service was unprofessional, as a client you feel forgotten and less. The food was uneatable and it took them 2.30 h to serve the dishes. After, the check arrived and it was extremely expensive. Not worth it.

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Pipersville, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

La Perla is the quintessential beach bar, with good food and delicious drinks! The location (at the north end of Playa Potrero beach) is the perfect spot for a lazy lunch or to catch the gorgeous sunset.

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19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Las Brisas can make a mean drink (or four) -- some of the best I had in Potrero. The french fries were also better than most; probably because of the extra salt one will crave after a hot day in the sun. They are short staffed, but that's probably how they can afford to stay in business so just kick... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Fantastic casual atmosphere and the most extensive seafood menu we found. We had a whole fried red snapper and mixed fish ceviche and it was deliscious!

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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We were driving from Playa Grande back to the Riu after surf lessons and stopped in for a snack. We found it a great place. Nothing super but just a casual bar. Had a couple beers, tacos and Cokes. After we couldn't find our way back to the Monkey Trail we went back and although the staff had no idea... More 

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Address: Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 2654 4047
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Potrero

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  • Address: Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Potrero
  • Phone Number: 2654 4047

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