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“Real italian!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of La Caveja

La Caveja
Carretera Ocotal, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
+506 2670 1311
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Price range: $5 - $17
Cuisines: Italian, Vegetarian, Pizza & Pasta
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: We are a family runned typical Italian restaurant. All our dishes are home made, with fresh products on a daily base. Check out our daily specials. Our pizzas are prepared in an original wood oven which gives them the original flavor.We are open for suggestions and special reguest. Cannot find your pizza on our you menu? Ask and together we can see if we can make one that you prefer.WE hope to see you soon!Patrizia & Franco
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10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Real italian!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012 via mobile

Went there twice. They special made us chicken parmiaggano not on the menu. The pizza is great if you like thin crust. Very nice, service is a bit slow when busy because the owner is the only server but the food was worth it.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Jose, Costa Rica
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Great pizza”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012 via mobile

If you are in Playa del Coco and want a real Italian pizza by real Italians, then look no further

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Lynchburg, Virginia
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Great little place!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

So we stopped in here for dinner while watching it monsoon outside! The owner was so friendly and endured my pathetic attempt at Spanish. The food was outstanding. 2 large mushroom pizzas for 4 adults and 1 order of spaghetti split between my 11 and 8 year old and we left full and extremely happy. I will definitely go back this week. And I would recommend it to anyone! One word of note they do not open until 5 pm.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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All over Costa Rica
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Great Italian Eatery”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Went with friends for a few drinks, we ordered 4 pizzas and they where just wonderful, great crust, good portions and great value. This is the place to stop for some comfort italian food while in vacation.

  • Visited June 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Georgia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Pizza”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

This is a much cheaper option than Villa Italia. Still relatively expensive though. Four ate without alcohol ( I dont think they serve it) for 50 dollars.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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