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Moya's Place

) #5 of 20 Restaurants in Nuevo Arenal $$ - $$$ Italian, Pizza,
Downtown Arenal, Nuevo Arenal 50807, Costa Rica
+506 2694 4001
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“wraps” (30 reviews)
“pizza” (124 reviews)
“burrito” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Costa Rican, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Downtown Arenal, Nuevo Arenal 50807, Costa Rica
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131 - 140 of 257 reviews

Reviewed April 4, 2014

Moya was great and super prompt. Cool to see the Canadian Flag hanging next to the Costa Rica flag. My husband and I shared the Alfredo Chicken pizza which was called ''White Mayan''. Amazing. Had a yummy strawberry daquiri with it :) Would definitely recommend...More

Thank J-nalG
Reviewed March 27, 2014

Easily located right on the turn off into the small town of Nuevo Arenal. Good service even though the place was full for dinner on a Saturday night. We went with another couple and we each got pizza. It was nice size for two people...More

Thank Margepurd
Reviewed March 24, 2014

Great wraps and pizza for travelers wanting their fix of American style food. The Chicken/Curry salad was nicely spiced.

Thank VBS4118
Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful location, staff, and owners! Best food you will put in you mouth! They have several locations and worth the wait!

Thank maereese
Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

Moya's has been around for years and they recently expanded the place. Pizza is great, hamburgers huge and live music!!

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed March 18, 2014

I figured Moya was a lady. No, he is a hard-working nice young fellow with a good personality. We stayed close by and had we known, we would have stayed at his place behind the restaurant. The pizza was really good with 8 pieces! It...More

Thank Larry P
Reviewed March 17, 2014

The pizza is tremendous!! The ingredients are very fresh and delicious. The place was very easy to find, it's just off the main road, you can't miss it. The restaurant was very clean and so were the restrooms. The service was a little slow but...More

Thank Pepe R
Reviewed March 16, 2014

Good food; location was easy to find, just off the main road into Nuevo Arenal. The night we ate there, service was slow in spite of not being very busy. I would avoid sitting outside or near the road. A truck stopped just across the...More

Thank Nelson d
Reviewed March 12, 2014

Nice play for a pizza in Nuevo Areanal, lots of space, great and huge choice of really good pizza, music tends to be a bit loud but ok.

Thank MelAnie20130913
Reviewed March 11, 2014

I have eaten here several times for lunch and dinner and have not been disappointed. I've had their pizza, chicken, and hamburgers. The trouble you will have is plate envy, even though the meal I ordered was great the meal he/she ordered and I got...More

Thank RachV070
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July 13, 2016|
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Response from jtudbury | Reviewed this property |
It may stay open later on the weekends as it does serve alcohol. I believe the 11am-10pm is correct.
July 20, 2015|
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Response from Ross W | Reviewed this property |
If I am remembering correctly, they did accept credit cards. We used a pre-paid cash card throughout our whole trip.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $14
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downtown Arenal, Nuevo Arenal 50807, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Nuevo Arenal
  • Phone Number: +506 2694 4001
Arenal's sacred refuge for supreme tranquility. There aren't a million signs, but the food and ambiance say it all! Amazing wraps, pizza, and other unique cuisine.
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