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Sobre las Olas

| Cahuita, Cahuita, Costa Rica
+506 2755 0109
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (51 reviews)
“mussels” (24 reviews)
“red snapper” (33 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Mediterranean, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Cahuita, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

We went to sobre las olas to have dinner. We got a table outside with a beautiful view and atmosphere. The setting is really pretty. The tables are located underneath trees right next to the ocean. So even in the dark you see and hear...More

Thank beaamann
Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the teen-skater looking waitstaff- this place is really nice. Easily the most expensive meal of our trip but I'd say it was worth it. I had grilled whole red snapper and my husband had coconut swordfish, both were excellent. We also...More

Thank kate0925
Reviewed April 5, 2015

During our 8 nites in Cahuita, we ate at "Las Olas" twice, once taking it easy, and the next going for the full splurge.It is not inexpensive, but the food is prepared carefully and delivered by caring staff. Our last meal was incredible- The Mrs...More

Thank dustmon
Reviewed March 26, 2015

We ate here on Valentines Day. We didnt make a reservation but got a table inside. Fish was cooked to perfection. Everything we ate was really good. It was a cooler rainy evening so we didnt sit outside but the view would have been nice....More

Thank lauriejblack
Reviewed March 23, 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely little restaurant off the beaten track serving the best seafood in the area. We reserved a table for the evening which is right on the beach front and lit only by candle light. The fish was cooked perfectly and the Caribbean...More

Thank F00dl0ver90
Reviewed March 21, 2015

I am a regular to Cahuita over many years and will try new restaurants that pop up but the good ones have been there for years. One of these, and probably the most magical, is Sobre las Olas. Very good family service, concern about their...More

Thank KChornook
Reviewed March 20, 2015

My wife and I arrived at the restaurant without a reservation but luckily managed to get a beachfront table (on a Thursday evening in March), candle-lit and beautiful, for a drink - but stayed there for food after being tempted by seeing the food other...More

Thank Sam D
Reviewed March 15, 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by a Tica friend of us. One of her favourites in the area. After visiting the Cahuita National Park we decided to walk to have a nice late lunch. The location is great. Just as its name says, "Sobre las...More

Thank Carlos A
Reviewed March 10, 2015

Best seafood we have eaten on our 20 day trip around costa rica. The place is nice esp. When you reserve a table outside. Place fills up very soon. Price are a bit higher then other in Cahuita but definitely worth it

Thank jurtri
Reviewed February 27, 2015

Just got back from Sobre las Olas and it was what other people here mentioned; Great food and great view! It is mainly a seafood restaurant, but they also offer chicken, beef and vegetarian options. Today's Catch of the Day was Red Snapper and it...More

Thank OnyxDragun
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Ken S
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Response from lorishop | Reviewed this property |
Yes but they give a discount if you use cash.
Farid G
October 18, 2017|
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Response from Leda V | Property representative |
hi Farid yes we have plenty options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Cahuita, Cahuita, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Cahuita
  • Phone Number: +506 2755 0109
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