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“So overpriced” 3 of 5 stars
Review of The Happy Snapper - CLOSED

The Happy Snapper
Main raod across from Brasilito Beach, Brasilito, Costa Rica
2654-44-13
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Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Oregon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“So overpriced”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Well, they do seafood rather well, but are SO overpriced and there were so many mosquitoes I couldn't even think through the swarm! Not the same as just being outdoors, there must have been standing water. Also, the kitchen wasn't so clean...

  • Visited January 2013
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Diego, California
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Great Snapper”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

We were told to go there from by brother who lives in Costa Rica and the food was amazing, The whole Snapper was great and the Avocado stuffed Shrimp was excellent and great service to go with it.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Excellent food and Service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We had an outstanding meal here yesterday.We ordered the red snapper and the seabass served with fries,a salad and 2 of their side sauces.Highly recommended by the way.They do a number of sauces and we had the jalapeno,the diablo and the louisiana.All were excellent and complimented the fish very well.Fernando our waiter was friendly,chatty and helpful and made our experience even better.Highly recommened.We will be eating here again soon

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Great local experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

This is a great choice especially if you want to get out of your resort. Good food at good prices in an open air setting.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Great Happy Hour Stop”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

We stopped several times over the course of a week and would have the ceviche (delicious), other assorted appetizers, and cocktails at the bar with Jose the bartender who delivered great service! He spoke great English for our broken Spanglish! Easy going stop, with great service.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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