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Route 180 | Arenas Commercial Center, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
+506 2654 4085
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $40
Hours:
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Wed 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Riihimaki, Finland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Had a very good pizza here and the service is also good overall a very pleasant experience. Try the breakfast menu They have a real cappucino machine so you can get a latte.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Excellant pasta and friendly service. There's also a pizza oven and a good selection of pizzas but I got the Spagetti bolognese the first time I went there and it was so good I wanted it again on my 2nd visit.

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Sandy Springs, Georgia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This is our first trip to Costa Rica but we have been lucky enough to meet some condo owners who are regulars. they have suggested the best places around. We tried Tubla last night and had THE BEST meal. Order the lobster linguine for two. It is amazing in both taste and presentation. Our friends had the shrimp pasta and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Tubla is a great restaurant. The food and drinks are all really good. I highly recommend the tiramisu and the pizzas. The ambience is amazing and the owner is very attentive. Highly recommended.

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Dana Point, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Without a doubt this is our favorite Italian restaurant in Guanacaste province. On the road between Brasalito and Playa Flamingo, it is a quaint but perfect gem. Just look for the Tubla( Shark in Italian)sign. We are 10 year locals and NEVER miss a chance eating at the BEST Italian restaurant this side of Italy!. Owned and run by Italians,... More 

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Austin, Texas, USA
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80 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

great Italian food pizza perfect. Pasta carbonara to die for. Eggplant parmigiana very good not great fair prices. Nice wine selection and attentive service. Nice atmosphere.

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Eagle, Idaho
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Good pizza, their crust is very flavorful, and have some creative menu items. It isn't on the beach, so not much for atmosphere, but a nice place. Had a little better wine selection than other restaurants in the area.

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Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Been here a couple of times. It is a pizza/Italian place. The food is very good. Had pasta. Fresh and flavorful. Shrimp pizza was really good. The service is very, very good. Owner there and servers always nearby but not overwhelming. Will return.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma U.S.A.
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Visited with my husband on Sept 12, 2014. We both had salads and shared a pizza. We were served promptly the salad that was freshly prepared. The pizza was also very good. I would almost bet the crust is made fresh as well as the other ingredients. After our meal we were given a great little sample small coconut flan... More 

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Irvine, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

i ordered their house lasagna and it was terrible. we also ordered a pizza, wood fired oven, it was ok but nothing special. we ordered bottled water and they brought it to us with the cap already twisted off. that indicates to me they filled it with tap water. i did not say anything and we did not get sick.... More 

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dani54667, Owner at Tubla, responded to this review

Dear Tim, We are sorry that you didn't enjoy the Lasagna, that is routinely one of our most popular dishes. As to the water we can only apologize and offer the following so that we might regain your trust as well as that of future visitors. First we ourselves also drink bottled water, even though Costa Rica is one of... More 

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Additional Information about Tubla

Address: Route 180 | Arenas Commercial Center, Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2654 4085
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Flamingo
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 40
Cuisine: Italian

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