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100 Meters South of Tree House Lodge | 200 Meters North of Selvins Restaurant, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
506-2756-8173
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Price range: $5 - $15
Hours:
Mon 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Middle Eastern, Israeli
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Come enjoy our Freshly Baked Pita Bread, Hummus, Falafel, Salads, Chicken Shawarma,Lamb Kebab while, sitting among the vibrant trees of the the rain forest. Enjoy a game of backgammon while, sipping Turkish coffee or just take a break from your bike ride to enjoy a fresh lemonade with mint,a cold beer or cocktail. We are located just before Punta Uva,on the main road between Puerto Viejo and Manzanillo. Take Away Orders Possible.

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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Stayed at tree house lodge across the street, got homemade pita bread and hummus 2 straight nights, staff perfect and food AWESOME. A must get

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Barcelona, Spain
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

what else to say? ;) i ordered a vegan sample plate of all of their salads, babaganush, hummus, tabouleh, pita... each single one was delicious ... dont skip the spicy home made salsa

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Jerusalem, Yerushalayim, Israel
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

nice staff, the food was very good. i love the salads and the Shawarma! i will recommend pita bonita to my friends!!

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Miami, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

A nice change after the rice and beans...! The owners are very friendly and the food is for sure amazing!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The not really cooked puffy pita was about 400 grams of bleached white flour. Inside, you get 3 or 4 balls of fried garbanzo that tastes less authentic than the many falafel I had throughout the middle east. Topped by sour cabbage. It's huge, so you may never get to it, but to save on filling your pita with vegetables,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Great, tasty, fresh food cooked with care. Excellent service, a great place! Lamb was mouthwatering and tender, excellently seasoned. The fresh baked bread was fresh and delicate. My partner's vegetarian dish of falafel was flavoursome and appealing. The dishes were all of the highest quality - this really is home-styled Israeli cooking of a fine quality, and we couldn't have... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We stumbled across pita bonita after snorkeling and wanted a late lunch. After looking at the menu we ordered the table for two with lamb kebab and shawarma. It was a full on feast and every dish tasted lovely. A little bonus when they thought we had ordered falafel when we hadn't and gave it to us free anyway, and... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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9 reviews 9 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

This is the best restaurant we visited during our stay in Punta Uva in January. All of the dishes we tried were top notch, especially the hummus. The owners are the cutest little family and they are so friendly. We can´t wait to go back next year!

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Great Pitas and friendly owners! The spicy chicken pitas are the best and apetizer humus and falafel with the home made spicy sauce are so tasty! Visit this place if you have a chance or take out and eat at one of the beautiful beaches!

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Vancouver, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We enjoyed lunch here numerous times on our trip to Puerto Viejo. This was definitely our favorite lunch spot! The mint lemonade is fantastic and the pita bread is the best I have ever tasted. The falafel was the true star of the show for me! We've been home from PV for a week now and already miss this place!

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Address: 100 Meters South of Tree House Lodge | 200 Meters North of Selvins Restaurant, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506-2756-8173
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Open Hours:
Monday 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: Middle Eastern, Israeli

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