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30m NE of Bavaria Hotel, Ojochal, Costa Rica
(506) 2786 5175
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Cortez Costa Rica
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I don't know who the chef is at Citrus. We have been going there for almost 4 years and it is simply wonderful. Service is great. Their "Chicken Citrus" and their salads and their deserts. Its just really, really yum.

Thank Art P
Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our dining experience at Citrus. The tables are well appointed and service was paced properly and delicious.

Thank lrc964
Vancouver, Canada
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here on Valentine's Day and it was fantastic! They had a lovely band playing called "Blue Note" that set the romantic mood. The ambiance and decor was lovely for the special day, decorated in red with flowers and candlelight. They had a set menu and everything was incredible! We will definitely be coming back!

Thank LisaLyttle
Toronto, Canada
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

While the new locale is not as "jungle" and private, the space is airier and the menu is superb. Tropical influences on traditional dishes and flawless execution. Marcella and the servers all go above and beyond to make you feel welcome.

Thank dhlc416
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has been one of my favorites for some time now the dishes never disappoint me the pork tenderloin in guava sauce delicious and the Indian chicken amazing, the chef Marcela is true restauranter own several restaurants and made many menu citrus is her masterpiece if you are in the area you must visit. The venue is also unique... More 

1 Thank Henry A
Basel, Switzerland
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

While visiting Costa Rica I was invited to a lovely evening at this wonderful restaurant. The sevice was great, the food fantastic and the atmosphere was perfect! I definitely will be visiting again!!

Thank 296diana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

I was referred to Marcella (the owner) through a friend who used her for her wedding reception in Costa Rica. She came highly recommended so when I was also planning my wedding in CR, my fiance and I went to go visit CR do take care of some pre-wedding planning, we stopped by Citrus for a tasting course. In total,... More 

3 Thank Janet Young K
Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

Marcella (the owner and chef), catered our wedding from the menu at this delightful restaurant. Not only was the food outstanding, the service was impeccable. Every single thing about the experience was beyond compare. We could not have asked for a better menu or better wine. The restaurant itself is charming and most inviting: a wonderful destination for a wonderful... More 

1 Thank lloydadams3
Linden, New Jersey
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2016

For starters, I loved the atmosphere of this place. Very relaxing. I was just a little confused because the menu online differed from the one in person (perhaps there's another location) However, I was still impressed nonetheless. We came here twice. It's a little pricey though but I thought it was worth it.

Thank Amanda C
Red Deer, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2016

This meal was a great end to an amazing trip. We got the tip from some new friends at the hotel we were staying at as they went there three days in a row! High quality, great service and excellent flavors.

Thank darrenwarrian

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30m NE of Bavaria Hotel, Ojochal, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Ojochal
  • Phone Number: (506) 2786 5175

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?