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Cafe De Playa

$$$$
Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, International, South American
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Calle la Chorrera | 900 Meters From the Entrance Calle la Chorrera, Playas del Coco 50000, Costa Rica
+506 2670 1621
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I enjoyed the welcome and the fast service at the cafe de playa. The service was excellent and so was the food. Great wine selection as well. Wonderful view of the beach.

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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An absolutely elegant dining experience in Coco Beach! If you'd like a quiet dinner in a lovely setting, reserve a table at Cafe De Playa. Reservations are not necessary, but available. The food was delicious and the service impeccable. Enjoy the sunsetting over the water as you delight in culinary sensations and special cocktails. Definitely the best dining in Coco... More 

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Thank GoffedIt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good, ask for the "appetizer" menu and you'll see more options. They have a hamburger that is amazing! Great Tico food too. Go just before sunset and get the best view while eating! You an go just for drinks too- the best Piña colada in Guanacaste! My kids love it there too. They like to sit in... More 

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Thank Heidi E
San Diego, California
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What I liked about this place was not only the great view of the beach and good food, but because we ate there, they let us use their lounge chairs and said we could use the swimming pool as well. They were very accommodating which made for a great day at the beach.

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Thank Lori I
Conifer
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service food and atmosphere. In my opinion the best place in Coco for sunset. The three cheese portobello mushrooms are to die for. I am salivating just thinking about them. Nicely done!

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Thank Bruce W
Montreal, Canada
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and I went to this Café for lunch & thoroughly enjoyed it. The food was very good as were the prices, not to mention the scenery! Would definitely go back & highly recommend it

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Thank drountree
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good, and the specialty tequila is excellent. You can have coffee here early in the morning as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

We enjoyed our fresh octopus and seafood risotto at the Café. The setting was very lovely. However, the meal was quite expensive for the area and maybe not quite worth that price.

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Thank Rachel M
Santa Monica, California
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

The delicious food and wonderful service make this a special restaurant. The view is delightful also!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Took the whole family here for lunch. The setting was very nice being right on the beach and away from the busy part of town. It was a little hot being the middle of the day. Regardless...the food was very good, the service was good. They had a bunch of original cocktails that were awesome! I don't remember the name... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $70
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, International, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle la Chorrera | 900 Meters From the Entrance Calle la Chorrera, Playas del Coco 50000, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
  • Phone Number: +506 2670 1621

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