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Hotel Las Tortugas -Dining

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Playa Grande, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“seafood soup” (2 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Costa Rican, Bar, Pub, South American, Central American
$$ - $$$
Playa Grande, Costa Rica
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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

The menu is always fresh! Been coming here for 17 years and they never have disappointed. The dining room is open air with the ocean breezes nearby. Try any of the casados or rice dishes. Good margaritas too! Prices are reasonable and staff is friendly....More

Thank eifltwrgrl
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

The BEST banana pancakes ever! We enjoyed breakfast, lunch and dinner here and we were not disappointed any time. The staff is wonderful and embracing which is just another perk along with the great food! Beautiful setting with the sound of the ocean for background...More

Thank SueBP2013
Reviewed May 12, 2017

Had the great pleasure of staying 5 days at the Hotel and ate breakfast here each morning and two evening meals. Wonderful balcony dining... across from the surf and a pretty, mostly deserted beach. Staff were wonderful, food was excellent ( you must try their...More

1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

We went for breakfast while on vacation. We were staying at another hotel nearby. Food was great! Recommend the banana pancakes. Service was OK...not much personality. We sat outside and had to dodge birds dive bombing us to get our food, but that is to...More

Thank BeachMomCF
Reviewed March 7, 2017

We ate here for every breakfast for a week. They have good scrambled eggs, pancakes, fruit plates. The orange juice tastes like it is fresh squeezed. My wife loved the eggs with a side of rice and beans, The service is friendly and the view...More

Thank PBR100
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Great place for breakfast or dinner after sundown. Omelette and plato frutas for breakfast, ceviche and surf n turf are our favorites here. Friendly English speaking service.

Thank Christian S
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a short holiday and ate here quite a bit. For breakfast I tried the omelette and banana pancakes. They were both good but I my favourite was the omelette. My husband sampled something different most days and really liked the Costa Rican...More

Thank Wanda D
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Bugs were a little big bad outside, but we still thoroughly enjoyed the happy hour drinks (Marg's and mojitos). Food was great. They let our kids have their own table outside with us and were very nice to us.

Thank slaughma
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Stayed at Las Tortugas hotel and ate breakfast and dinner at the restaurant regularly. Loved the banana pancakes and tipical breakfast. But the best meal we had was the fresh seared tuna salad and the seafood soup. It was by far the best seafood soup...More

3  Thank kar72_13
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

I have been a gallo pinto fan all my life and travelled throughout Nicaragua and Costa Rica in search of delicious pinto. Hotel Las Tortugas tops the list by far! The whole hotel staff is from the nearby village of Matapalo. The cooks have a...More

Thank SatsangYoga
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Costa Rican, Bar, Pub, South American, Central American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Grande, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Grande
  • Phone Number: 506-653-0423
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