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Restaurante Morpho's

50 metres Este of the Banco Nacional | Town Center, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
506-2645-7373
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Ranked #6 of 25 Restaurants in Santa Elena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $18
Cuisines: Costa Rican, International
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Phoenix, Arizona
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

My beau had an excellent steak at Morpho's. I had spaghetti which I didn't like. There was some kind of pepper in the sauce that gave it an offputting flavor. Next time, I would go steak. We were tired, hot and ready for a great meal. It took forever and then the credit card machine was down so leaving was... More

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Amazing food, great service, and a very cute over all restaurant! The inside of the restaurant is also very uniquely decorated.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Lovely restaurant, food was delicious with a good variety available. Staff were friendly and the restaurant had a great atmosphere and the prices good. Would definitely recommend. The restaurant is down one of the side rides along from the bank, slightly hidden but worth finding!

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Houston, Texas
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259 reviews 259 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Very packed. Right off the main street. Extremely fast service. Selection of typical food, burgers, daily special, etc. Large portions! Less than $20/head with tip.

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Easley, South Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We felt very lucky to walk into this place. Very comfortable and the owner happened to be there when I asked about who did all the design and painting. The gentleman who did the painting came in and was handicapped in a wheelchair. What an artist!!!! So talented! The food was solo good and they had some nice wines. I... More

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San Jose, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stopped here for a little bite. I wish we had come here for dinner! The place is spectacular for the interior and exterior design. The wall murals mimic the outdoor environment along with the big butterfly sculptures hanging from the ceiling. There was even a beautiful butterfly table made from the wood of a tree trunk slice. The fruit... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Food was great and atmosphere is excellent. Service was accommodating. But prices are on the high side.

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Atenas, Costa Rica
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The dessert - caramel flan - still lingers in my memory. The inside can be a bit echoey as made mostly of cement, but the details are really fun. Our waiter (who is also the owner) was very kind and helpful.

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Pittsburg, CA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Had dinner here with a large group. I had the papaya smoothie to get things started and it was great! For dinner, I ordered the Mango and Tamarind Pork Loin and it was great! I almost licked the plate clean because of the sauce. If you find yourself in the area, stop by and I doubt you'll be dissappointed.

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Oregon City, Oregon
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Ate here on our first night as it was one of few places open after our late arrival. While it does feel a bit touristy, the tables are stunning as are the paintings that cover the walls. The ambiance is nice with doors that were open to the breeze, candles flickering, there was even the biggest butterfly (real) flitting above... More

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