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Johnny's

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Peruvian, Pizza, South American
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Monteverde Restaurant Cloud Forest Costa Rica, Costa Rica
2645-5066
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Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
nice pizza

The crust may be not as excellent as at near by's Tramonte, the filling is better here. Also, the glass of wine here is reasonably priced, good quality and a generous serving. Bravo !

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2015
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Flores, Guatemala
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

A pleasant ambiance, spacious enough for some grace and well appointed, especially for Costa Rica. The menu is reasonably broad and implies a bit more than it delivers. (Menu in both English and Spanish) Prices are "moderate" and the portion control is tight, so with added service and taxes you don't get a lot for your colone (dollar). [To their... More 

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Flores, Guatemala
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

The crust may be not as excellent as at near by's Tramonte, the filling is better here. Also, the glass of wine here is reasonably priced, good quality and a generous serving. Bravo !

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camillus ny
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

My family and I had a great meal and experience at Johnny's in Monte Verde. While we thoroughly loved our restaurant at our hotel we would pass by Johnny's during our Daily treks to sites. We all agree we glad we came. Thanks to Osvald our waiter we explored the menu and daily specialties of the casa And selected a... More 

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NY
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The staff were very good, food tasty and portions very good. The decor was nice too. We got there pretty late but the staff did not seem to mind and did not try to hurry us out. They were smiling and courteous all the time.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We had dinner here one night. Our waiter Ignacious (sp?) was super friendly and attentive. The pizza was very good with a nice thin crust and fresh toppings. My 8 year old who is a very fussy pizza eater loved his pizza. The also had local craft beer, and Ignacious came over to tell us the local lore behind the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

...but the staff indifferent and absent for the majority of our dinner. We had heard the pizza here was some of the best in the area, and it was great. The downfall was the service; plenty of staff with a near empty, and large, restaurant. We were greeted by a friendly staff member at the door, the remainder of the... More 

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Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We ate a late lunch at Johnny's, which is a short five minute walk from the El Establo hotel. There was only one other table occupied when we arrived (about 2pm). The waiter was very polite and efficient. We ordered a Monteverde pizza, which was outstanding (The sauce was great). They also bring you garlic bread for an appetizer while... More 

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Warwick, Rhode Island, United States
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

We didn't expect much from a pizza place in Costa Rica, but this was good. We had lunch here and thought everything was good. The Cold Coffee drink was fantastic!

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San Diego, CA
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

We sat at the bar - had local cheese from the dairy farm on the charcurcrie plate, caprese was excellent local ingredients, pizza was better than expected.

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Centreville, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

A cozy, fun Italian restaurant with a wood-fired brick oven in the corner. The pizzas were delicious and they have a good variety. The pastas were very good, too, nice sauces. A little pricey, but large portions and everything was excellent quality. The kids loved that the drinks came with lovely flowers in them and the straw wrappers were all... More 

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Address: Monteverde Restaurant Cloud Forest Costa Rica, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 2645-5066
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde
Average Prices: USD 2 - 13
Cuisine: Peruvian, Pizza, South American

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  • Address: Monteverde Restaurant Cloud Forest Costa Rica, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde
  • Phone Number: 2645-5066

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 13
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Peruvian, Pizza, South American

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