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Tubla

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Route 180 | Arenas Commercial Center, Playa Flamingo 50308, Costa Rica
+506 2654 4085
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Fri - Wed 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Flamingo's best Italian option with great thin crust pizza cooked in a...
Flamingo's best Italian option with great thin crust pizza cooked in a wooden oven.
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Good for:
Families with children

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  • 103
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best pizza in Playa Flamingo

When we weren't at La Sodita Italiana, we were at Tubla for their delicious wood oven pizza. Recommend starting out with the salad topped with tuna carpaccio. (can get pizza to go too!)

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Calliebeth
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Families with children
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144 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

When we weren't at La Sodita Italiana, we were at Tubla for their delicious wood oven pizza. Recommend starting out with the salad topped with tuna carpaccio. (can get pizza to go too!)

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Leland, Michigan
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We only tried the pizza, but loved everything we ordered. Pizza's are about the size of a dinner plate so we each ordered a different pizza and brought the leftovers home. They did have some others things on the menu like pasta that looked decent as well. It took a little while to get pizza's though as they cook each... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

This was definitely one of the best pizzas I had in CR. The waitress was great and really organised but the restaurant did seem a little under staffed for how many people were there so I'd recommend going early!

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Had dinner there while staying in Playa Flamingo. Really good, wood fired pizza. Quick, friendly service. Nothing fancy, just good pizza and reasonable prices.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Never thought we would eat or like pizza in Costa Rica coming from Chicago but the pizza was excellent! Great atmosphere and the staff (owners) were great! Great for a romantic dinner to a group of friends with kids! Nutella pizza for dessert-a hit with our kids! Oh and don't forget to try one of the salads--so good!

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Halifax, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I have to say that this was the best pizza I have ever had. I like thin crust and it was definitely thin and delicious. We were having a pool party and the owner got this pizza, amazing.

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Flamingo beach Costa Rica
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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Wonderful food and service. Food quality was excellent and the prices are extremely reasonable. I'm not sure why it's listed with three dollar signs. Ambiance was lovely, quiet and intimate yet comfortable. We plan to return later in the week.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Food and service were both excellent. We plan on returning again before the end of our trip. Ambiance was very good, relaxing atmosphere not noisy. I did get nibbled on by a few mosquitoes but we had a lovely experience otherwise. Very reasonable prices. I highly recommend this restaurant for dinner while visiting the area.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

The owner took the time to allow my five year son and chance to look inside the wood fire pizza oven. The food was delicious. The restaurant was clean and the staff and service was were the best we have found in Playa Flamingo!

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Monticello, Indiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We stopped by late evening for a drink and decided to order a Pizza which are baked in stone oven. We are from Indiana and they had an "Indiana" pizza listed on menu so we ordered it....wonderful. Can't beat the crust and flavor baked in the stone oven. The cook also gave us a complimentary appetizer sample as well as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Route 180 | Arenas Commercial Center, Playa Flamingo 50308, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Flamingo
  • Phone Number: +506 2654 4085

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 40
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Flamingo's best Italian option with great thin crust pizza cooked in a wooden oven.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?