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Il Vino - CLOSED

Samara Main Street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
+506 2656 0350
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 21, 2013
“Seafood Pasta - yum”
Sep 18, 2012
“Creative Italian”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Samara Main Street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Reviewed January 21, 2013

Very simple decor but food preparation great! Seafood pasta over the top yummy! Fahitas were good too!

Thank 60pipes
Reviewed September 18, 2012

A fun place to try Italian favorites with a different approach. A red wine risotto was memorable. Fresh fish is always a good choice here. Most dishes not for the budget traveler.

Thank JWrites
Reviewed May 27, 2012

When we saw fresh, homemade pasta at a restaurant on the beach two minutes from our hotel we were hooked. We started with bruchetta and weren't disappointed. We could add extra olive oil and balsamic vinegar which was provided. It was fresh and delicious the...More

Thank jawlmt
Reviewed May 16, 2012

Order any pasta, you will definitely love it. However you might not love it so much when you see the check. While working in Guanacaste I will eat here on rare occasions if my girlfriend is with me. Great place for couples, but beware...dinner for...More

Thank k c
Reviewed December 13, 2011

The host made our wedding dinner from fresh ingredients collected same day. the meal turned out stunningly beautiful and everyone still raving about it. cost was fair for 10 people, he even had a large table made just for our wedding that slips over the...More

Thank djekels
Reviewed November 28, 2011

Went here for dinner based on good reviews and was fixing for some good wine. -First, I'd recommend the fish. My husband had the fish plate which comes with an assortment of fresh local fish. The tuna was the highlight. The 2 other types of...More

Thank mbrehaut
Reviewed November 26, 2011

The food was just average and certainly not one of our better meals in Samara. We were overcharged. The wine was overpriced and the food was just so so.

Thank Sue27Litteton
Reviewed July 29, 2011

I lived 18 years in Milan Italy and I have never had such an amazing meal... The manager and chef of the restaurant approached us and gave us his suggestions and we took them! We had a fresh red snapper with lovely zucchini eggplant and...More

Thank Jenvincent
Reviewed May 3, 2011

I had to do some work on my laptop and was looking for a nice place indoors to hide from the sun and the mosquitoes and i found it in Vino. Big fans on the ceiling for a little cool down, nice food and good...More

Thank steffenhertz
Reviewed April 25, 2011

... it's bar and that means you eat indoors with the patrons who smoke cigarettes. That's not fun . It's the only reason we didn't go back. The food was delightful ad was the owner and staff. Great with our three girls.

Thank guiseppi76
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  • Address: Samara Main Street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Samara
  • Phone Number: +506 2656 0350
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