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Las Caracolas

$$ - $$$Latin, Seafood,
Del Cruze De Playa Carmen, 1 Km Carretera Malpais | Del cruce de playa Carmen 1 km carretera hacia Malpais, Mal Pais 60111, Costa Rica
+506 2640 0525
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“ceviche” (62 reviews)
“casado” (16 reviews)
“crepes” (4 reviews)
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Latin, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Del Cruze De Playa Carmen, 1 Km Carretera Malpais | Del cruce de playa Carmen 1 km carretera hacia Malpais, Mal Pais 60111, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great establishment facing the sea. You are very welcome Spacious no table right next to you. The dishes are of a very high quality without forgetting the quantity and a great service. The team is very nice and the boss attentive. We recommend it for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tony1383
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Good food...nice service, clean place, nice ambiance, good location, good prices Simple ddecor but with local flavor, love the garden

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank roadadvisor
Reviewed October 18, 2018

My wife and I used to own a farm in Delicious and we sold it but before we got out of Costa Rica are only love for the place was this restaurant. They have great prices, not like the rip off tranjeros who own the...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank farmriver
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Caracolas has one of the most amazing locations in town. This restaurant is seriously a gem in the rough. The food is solid, but my favorite thing about the place is the location and atmosphere. Enjoy a kickass meal while watching the waves crash against...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank aaronatkey
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Not only the best ceviche in Mal Pais but the best I have ever had . The owner Dońa Mayra puts an attention to details that you rarely find in Costa Rica. Location is beautiful, will stay in one of their cabinas next time I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PhilippeJ826
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Excelent view of the ocean. Nice clean place with good service. Fair prices and good taste. Recommended visit. Has parking space.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Carlos B
Reviewed August 2, 2018

We had a great table overlooking the ocean with our toes in the sand. The food was delicious and the staff very friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank E7680QJcherylb
Reviewed July 14, 2018

I've been taking my family to Santa Teresa for five years and this was the first year we stumbled into this place. What a mistake! This is a little more expensive than a typical sada, but worth every Colon. The tables are under a thick...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Jeffrey Z
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch for our party of 10. Delicious food served with a smile. Their fresh fruit juices were amazing. Super cool setting right on the beach, nicely shaded with plenty of seating. Reasonably priced.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank saltc2017
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We came to this stunning restaurant 4 days in a row! It's a darling mini-oasis right next to the beach. The mix-match patio furniture and outdoor lights, combined with the ocean and sand give this place the perfect vibe. The food, drinks and coffee are...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank alypre
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 AM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Del Cruze De Playa Carmen, 1 Km Carretera Malpais | Del cruce de playa Carmen 1 km carretera hacia Malpais, Mal Pais 60111, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Mal Pais
  • Phone Number: +506 2640 0525
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