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Main Rd, In Front the Hotel Down Town Montezuma, Costa Rica, Montezuma, Costa Rica
+506 2642 0325
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our favorite restaurant in montezuma. Excellent dishes, huge portions and so fresh and unique, also sushi option, nice seating area any time of day. Great service!

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Thank pebblesandmarbles
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our group of eight had a delicious evening at Puggo's. I was most appreciative of the timely and sensitive service, but the quality of the food can't be overrated. My favorite was the papaya salad!

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Thank David G
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Got there late and missed their sushi. However this place was a delight. Tabouleh and fried calamari for starters were very fresh and flavourfull. Mains - fried whole fish and tandoori chicken were cooked to perfection and seasoned excellently and the sides were plentifull. Fantastic pineapple chutney too! Would go again and recommend Puggo's

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Thank LPult
Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful atmosphere, I had one of the specials -natsu salad (seared tuna and avocado salad) was a beautiful meal, one of my best in Costa Rica. A lovey setting with some lovely smoothies. Would highly recommend this place to anyone in Montezuma.

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Thank tomhernon
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is romantic and offers various dishes and sushi. We had the fish filet which was great and the moroccan fish stew which was excellent. The only drawback is that they do not accept credit cards, so bring cash

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Thank peter d
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking around Montezuma , checking things out and asked a few people for their favorite place to eat and they all recommended us Puggo's; I'm so glad we took on their recommendation because this restaurant is great, very cool and friendly owners, delicious drinks ( I loved the watermelon drink ) and THE BEST FRIED SUSHI, omg it... More 

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Thank Katira R
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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157 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is cool, very minimal like many places here, but good. Very nice that you can order from the Japanese menu of Natsu and Puggo's.

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Thank gokujou
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant had great Asian and sushi dishes - other items as well -the food was extremely fresh and tastes were amazing. I was impressed with the cleanliness and attention to detail. It's open air right in the heart of downtown- the only thing I didn't like was waiting- it was a small place and popular- and their seats were... More 

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Thank Julianne E
Norwich, United Kingdom
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385 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed March 21, 2017

The menu is a kind of world cuisine, from sushi to humus to pasta and so on. A great idea in a rather boring food landscape. We shared a humus topped with falafel followed by a moussaka which surprisingly came as a slice... Those were freshly prepared and nice but I have to underline a lack of spices and flavours.... More 

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134 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2017

We had dinner here when staying in Montezuma. It was excellent and we all enjoyed our meals. It is an unique fusion of sushi, Greek and Spanish. Neat little ambiance with great service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $30
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Sushi, Costa Rican, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Rd, In Front the Hotel Down Town Montezuma, Costa Rica, Montezuma, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Montezuma
  • Phone Number: +506 2642 0325
Description
Puggo's Restuarant is located just off the beach in the small town of Montezuma. The owner is a world traveler who has found her home in Costa Rica. Her menu and its flavours are a direct reflection of her life experiences. From the fresh local fish to the slow cooked osobuco and moussaka, you can taste the love she has for her food. She uses a range of ingredients, from local organic chocolate to spices she brings directly from her home country of Israel. Puggo's also has a fresh sushi bar which specializes in a range of asian inspired dishes using locally caught fish and prepared right in front of your eyes. The atomsphere is friendly and relaxed and the multilingual staff is happy to recommend not only their favourite dishes but beaches as well! .

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