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Pescado Loco

$$ - $$$Peruvian, ,
| next to El Velero Hotel, Playa Hermosa 11502, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible17%
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“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Peruvian, Grill, Costa Rican
$$ - $$$
| next to El Velero Hotel, Playa Hermosa 11502, Costa Rica
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

Great food, friendly people and their pet dog named Bruno, hanging outside in the shade. They were very patient with our limited Spanish and spoke good english. Pure Vida.

Thank Dan B
Reviewed March 8, 2018

We have eaten here on several previous visits and was happy to return this time...food is excellent, staff could not be friendlier, prices very reasonable.We had several meals there, both lunch and dinner. They even fixed a local treat for us at no charge when...More

Thank Betsy H
Reviewed February 4, 2018

We were in Playa Hermosa for ten days and ate at Posado Loco four times. Grilled red snapper, fried Mahi, and shrimp in butter and garlic were our favorites. The staff was friendly and eager to make our visit pleasant. Eduardo was particularly helpful. He...More

Thank GlenninLa
Reviewed December 9, 2017

We eat there ceviches, they were very fresh and delicious! Perfect for a break during a day on the beach The beers are very good and cheap too!

Thank LucieMLucie
Reviewed May 25, 2017

We went here for lunch with a larger group (about 14 people)... waited 1.5 hours for the food to come out even though we were the only people in the restaurant. The portions were smaller than expected as well, especially for the 'share plates' which...More

Thank Katharina S
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

Pescado Loco is the best bar I've ever been to. I've swilled booze in most large metropolis's, and absolutely nothing compares to this joint. Run, don't walk to Pescado Loco. If you want to enhance your vacation, this is undoubtedly the spot. Mike is a...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Flori the owner was working the bar so we got excellent service. She made our friends the best mojito they had ever tasted but it wasn't cheap coming in at $7 each. For a small tico restaurant the prices were exceptionally high. Don't order French...More

Thank Buckziz
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Food was very tasty. Wife's fish may have been undercooked. Good pricing. Had the red snapper dish and wife had the butter filet dish. Not much of a crowd but it is off season. Fresh food. Not sure we will visit again.

Thank Zoltar62
Reviewed April 26, 2016

We at her for lunch with my 5 year old. Its very small and a back road just 50 yards from the beach. We were the only ones in the restaurant, and enjoyed our interactions with Carlos. The food was very good, and I was...More

Thank Ken V
Reviewed April 24, 2016

We always enjoy lunch at Pescado, the casados are great. The road is dusty but the beer is always cold.

Thank eyecare3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Peruvian, Grill, Costa Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | next to El Velero Hotel, Playa Hermosa 11502, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Hermosa
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