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Las Piedras

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Barbecue, Grill, Argentinean, South American
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200 mts N from the croossroads, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
26400453
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8:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 102
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
The best tuna griled

Nice place directly on the unpaved road Great piece of tuna lughtly grilled. Very nice pollo asado . All with couple of beers and ending up with a ice cream with fruit All for 44 us dollars

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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  • Families with children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Nice place directly on the unpaved road Great piece of tuna lughtly grilled. Very nice pollo asado . All with couple of beers and ending up with a ice cream with fruit All for 44 us dollars

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

if you like meat this is the place, cooked over charcoal on there big open grills. The dinner itself was ok we went for the platter, well its your duty. All in all a nice dinner

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

If I was a death-row inmate and was granted a final meal, I would ask for the medium-rare steak at Las Piedras with the ceviche as an appetizer.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Was an amazing carnivorous dinner, with lovely interactions and perfect service. Dont miss it! Also, make sure to order their specials and some grilled garlic;)

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The steak dinner was such a treat. Mouth watering good! We really enjoyed the laid back vibe and the AMAZING prices! The mashed potatoes were my favorite!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

If you love steak and love to be pampered at a reasonable American price, in Playa Carmen, this is a must experience stop. I am a steak lover and truly can't say I've ever had better! My group had their chicken dinner for four. I had their Argintene steak, a memorable experience I won't soon forget. Whether it's chicken or... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

A great restaurant run by friendly Argentineans who serve up the best chicken in Costa Rica. Be sure to try the Chimichurri, it's the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

My Wife and I shared the sampler Plate and "it was the sh#$@". The sausage was the best I ever had and still crave it today. Staff was excellent!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

i have visited the Santa Teresa/Mal Pais area four times, and Las Piedras is always one of my first stops. I love the casual atmosphere, friendly service, and the open grill. The steak with chimichurri and beef empanadas are two of my favorites. The steak comes with salad and creamy mashed potatoes. The steak is full of flavor, tender and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My husband and I ordered a "meat plate for two" which had steak, pork ribs, chicken, and sausages. We both ate so much and there was still some left over! I thought the food was delicious, especially the steak, even though I am not a huge meat eater. The empanadas were also very good, as was the homemade chimmichurri sauce.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 200 mts N from the croossroads, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Mal Pais
  • Phone Number: 26400453

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue, Grill, Argentinean, South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm

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