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Pizzeria San Juan La Playa

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in a front of the hotel Casa Blanca, Beach front, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
0050525682090
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Best Pizza in San Juan del Sur, brick oven and 100% italian ingredients

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  • 64
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
DELICIOUS PIZZA!

Beachfront restaurant, beautiful views, in a nice Nicaraguan ranch. The pizza is incredible, as well as the pastas. Very good prices for the delicious dishes. No credit cards accepted. I totally recommend it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
EMILE D
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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114 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Beachfront restaurant, beautiful views, in a nice Nicaraguan ranch. The pizza is incredible, as well as the pastas. Very good prices for the delicious dishes. No credit cards accepted. I totally recommend it!

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Kingston
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Hot thin crust pizza , great flavours, lots of choices , great value and on the beach !!! Enjoy a cold beer, watch the sunset...Reasonable prices of the wine and beer, clean washrooms, enjoy

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orangeville ont. can.
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Good food reasonably priced with awesome sunsets. The kids go play on the beach and the adults can walk them and maybe enjoy an adult beverage or two while the kids entertain themselves

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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326 reviews 326 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
249 helpful votes 249 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed our food and the beautiful sunset from Pizzeria SJ La Playa. I had a glass of wine and he had two Tona beers. The Capprichosa (tuna) salad and the olive and pepperoni pizza were excellent. The service very good, prompt and friendly. The views of the ocean and the sunset were very romantic. Italian owned.... More 

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San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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66 reviews 66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I've been to this place several times and always enjoy their food. Although I've noticed they have raised their prices over time, (not that it is bad practice), I do find them to be a little bit on the expensive side. Nonetheless, the food will not disappoint. The service, on the other hand, could use some upgrades. I went there... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Service was good, the atmosphere relaxed, the glass of merlot chilled and delicious, the views of the beach (even by night) unparalleled. And most importantly: the food was great. If you like real Italian pizza - with a thin crust - GO. You won't regret it. I promise.

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Hartsdale, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This restaurant, located right on the beach in San Juan del Sur, is owned by two Italians who believe in preparing food as done in the old country. The vast array of pizzas never disappointed (we went back there night after night, and sometimes for lunch) and the linguini with mushroom sauce and artichokes was worth an extra trip in... More 

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New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Just returned from our 8-night vacation to Nicaragua. Stayed at Pelican Eyes (which had great steaks and fish) but we at half our dinners at Pizzeria San Juan, which was on the beach and walking distance from Pelican Eyes. Our group of 13 couldn't get enough of their authentic thin-crust pizzas and wonderful Spaghetti Pomodoro. Great flavor, reasonable prices, and... More 

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Denver, CO
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Highly recommend for a few different pizzas. Great location and really good bruschetta to go along with the really good pizzas.

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Durango, Colorado, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Great thin crust pizza right on the beach! The service was prompt and friendly, and the pizza was fresh and there were tons of options. Try the salmon one! It can get full some nights, but if you are looking for a change from the local cuisine, this place is a good option.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: in a front of the hotel Casa Blanca, Beach front, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Rivas Department  >  San Juan del Sur
  • Phone Number: 0050525682090

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

Best Pizza in San Juan del Sur, brick oven and 100% italian ingredients

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