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Bar & Restaurant Las Brisas

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

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
A great beach dinner

The shrimp were so big and delicious, arroz con pollo to die for. We're pretty sure they saw us as gringos, because the price was too high!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
judyjbest
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

The shrimp were so big and delicious, arroz con pollo to die for. We're pretty sure they saw us as gringos, because the price was too high!

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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

A great place "on" the beach at the end of Playa Potrero. Very good sea food, wonderful service. Great experience!

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NM
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Literally ON the beach, so much so that the local government wants to shut it down for being too close to the water. But it's been in the same place since the 1950s. Nothing fancy, except maybe for a few of the drinks. Great margaritas & very tasty ceviche. Good service & friendly people - tourists & locals alike. Good... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

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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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

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

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