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Puntarens, Punta Arenas 60101, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“salads” (2 reviews)
“calzone” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Puntarens, Punta Arenas 60101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

Matobes has always been our Go-To restaurant for special occasions or just when we want delicious authentic Italian pizza, so when we wanted a low-key wedding dinner, Matobes went above and beyond to make our special day extra special. They let us select off menu...More

Thank Allie G
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Love this place! The owners are great and always make sure the food is fantastic. I try to go every time I'm in Puntarenas. Portions are large too!

Thank Alex M
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Matobes is authentic, delicious Italian food, and has a great location in front of the boardwalk/beach. The staff is attentive, friendly, and very helpful with menu recommendations. If you are in Puntarenas it is definitely worth a stop; easy on the wallet as well.

Thank abg311
Reviewed February 27, 2017

We've been going to Matope's for years and the pizza never disappoint. The restaurant is on the main street along the beach and caters to beach goers as well as residents. The owner is committed to sustainable energy and has installed solar panels - one...More

Thank Tingo
Reviewed July 27, 2016

They are usually busy right across from the beach. They make good pizza especially for Costa Rica where I have had some of the worst. They do a good salad with chicken as well as a capriccio salad.You can also get wine by the carafe....More

Thank leslie277
Reviewed June 16, 2016

Little and fine italian restaurant, the best in Puntarenas, very nice attention, very tasty food, variety of beets, wine and natural drinks. Pizza its very very good. Its a lovely spot with ocean view and very nice for groups or couples.

Thank Rafael G
Reviewed May 25, 2016

After a week of eating mostly local favorites (and lots of fresh mangos) we wanted a change of pace. This place fit that bill perfectly. I got the calzone and was not disappointed. Huge portion with tasty crust and fillings. My wife got the mushroom...More

1  Thank Tyler J
Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat on a Friday night and everything seemed pretty dead except for this place which was completely full. We each had a small pizza which was plenty of food and the pizzas were some of the best we've...More

Thank BmoreExplore
Reviewed April 1, 2016

Beach front and best mojitos, also offered a dark beer, pizza and caprese salad...everything was excellent!!

Thank MicJay2012
Reviewed February 9, 2016

This was some of the best pizza we've ever had & our waiter was great. It was nice to have a table with a beach view.

1  Thank ExploreWorld9732
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Puntarens, Punta Arenas 60101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Punta Arenas
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