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Playa Grande, Costa Rica
506-653-0423
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
My favorite restaurant in Playa Grande

I had a bit of trouble finding this hotel/restaurant for the first time, but then again it was a dark night and I was on a bike. In daytime, Las Tortugas is really easy/convenient to get to - it's located right off the beach @ Taco Star. The restaurant is on the second floor and has a nice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I had a bit of trouble finding this hotel/restaurant for the first time, but then again it was a dark night and I was on a bike. In daytime, Las Tortugas is really easy/convenient to get to - it's located right off the beach @ Taco Star. The restaurant is on the second floor and has a nice outdoor seating... More 

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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I've eaten at Las Tortugas many times during my 5 month stay in Playa Grande. My VERY favorite was always to drop in for their famous apple pie a la mode!

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Jefferson City, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We were a group of 6 staying at the hotel. It was so nice to have great food at a decent price just steps from our room. We loved the American breakfast. We also enjoyed the nachos, pork chops, and ice cream options. The spaghetti was a little dry, but overall good. The lady there has worked there over 20... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We loved Hotel Las Tortugas-dining. Wonderful casual staff, such sweet people. Good food, great deserts and perfect laid back atmosphere.

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Grand Junction, Colorado, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Food was ok here, but we weren't super impressed with anything. Prices were inline with everywhere else in the area. Felt like they offered too much on the menu, but didn't really specialize in any of it.

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Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Great food and drinks on a perfect location! The outside deck makes you enjoy your meal and drink...directly on the beach and in between the trees for shade...Try there ceviche..

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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

It was so peaceful to eat in such a beautiful and peaceful setting, in the trees with the sound of ocean waves. Good food, good cause the owners are active in helping to save the endangered sea turtles

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Richmond, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We stayed at the hotel and enjoyed many meals in the restaurant. Breakfast was awesome! My favorite meal was when they cooked up the Mahi Mahi we caught that day for dinner. Staff is very friendly, atmosphere is relaxing and dining is open air.

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Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Have friends living playa grande and several times have met them for a super lunch! Seafood the best shrimp , salad, rice, apple pie all we so enjoyed! Thanks to owner and staff making us once again very welcome! Great afternoon!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014 via mobile

This is not a typical "hotel" eatery . Located on the second floor with nice views of the beach ( through the trees) with both inside and outside seating. The beer was ice cold and the service was very good. We enjoyed chicken quesadias and cheese quesadias as well as 2 imperial beers and an ice tea. Total price (... More 

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  • Address: Playa Grande, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Grande
  • Phone Number: 506-653-0423

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