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Road 254, Km. 8th, | Hacienda Del Mar Project, Playa Panama 297-1005, Costa Rica
+506 2672 0073
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  • Excellent93%
  • Very good3%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (33 reviews)
“seafood” (31 reviews)
“lasagna” (14 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Road 254, Km. 8th, | Hacienda Del Mar Project, Playa Panama 297-1005, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Abbocato is an exceptional dining experience. The service has an attention to detail that most restaurants should envy. The food is exceptional. This is a must dine restaurant! Not only is the food spectacular, but the views are incredible. Enjoy a glass of champagne while...More

Thank ModerneMoiC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Abbocato at the tail end of a 9 day tour of Costa Rica (first week with Tauck and then extended two days at el Mangroove in Guanacaste - see my separate review of that hotel). We had some very good food across Costa...More

Thank Hans H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the best meal we had in all of Costa Rica! Amazing hospitality and delicious cocktails. I only wish they had a restaurant in our home town. We will be back!

Thank cstarknole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visit Playa Hermosa every 3-4 months. Our highlight for our final evening is dinner at Abbocato. The owners are a lovely couple who are passionate about food and wine. And it shows. Their menu is fresh, original, and inspired. The restaurant...More

Thank Mandycatandhank
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently sold our home in Costa Rica, and afterwards could think of no better place to celebrate than at Abbocato. We were not disappointed... the tuna carpaccio, the fish of the day... excellent presentation as usual, we were most pleased. If...More

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Abbocato is located in the Hacienda Del Mar Development, just follow the Remax Prestige Ocean Properties signs and you will easily find it. Ocean view dining inside or outdoor looking across the Bay of Culebra, over and beyond the Four Seasons. Open for lunch and...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are big foodies and have eaten at very expensive and prestigious restaurants around the world. To our amazement and surprise this little place in Costa Rica had some of the best food we've had. I had the Pork Belly and my...More

Thank Tejas N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed our meal there. The owners are lovely. She is very knowledgeable about wines and he is an awesome chef. Get there before the sun sets so you can enjoy a beautiful vista and watch the sun go down.

Thank Mamawezz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Abbocato for an early dinner. It was raining and we missed the view of the sunset. However, we were very impressed with the personalized treatment from the moment we got to the restaurant. The chef came over to talk to us and to...More

Thank K00lman
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Gorgeous view of sunset and excellent dinner. Wonderful staff and food. Would love to go back and visit again.

Thank kentval192
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February 3, 2018|
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Response from marlboro1 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on when you are going. I would check [timeanddate] website to see when sunset will be for the date you are going to be there.
Sherry C
August 10, 2017|
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Response from Abbocato | Property representative |
Hola, Sorry but not we do not have this service. Abbocato
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January 23, 2017|
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Response from Abbocato | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we can, please contact us to our restaurant (506)26720073 or write us directly to our mail. Regards, Abbocato
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $55
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road 254, Km. 8th, | Hacienda Del Mar Project, Playa Panama 297-1005, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Gulf of Papagayo  >  Playa Panama
  • Phone Number: +506 2672 0073
  • E-mail
To define Abbocato is to talk about a family that will welcome new friends in our home to create an unforgettable experience and to give an elegant and professional service in a distinguished environment with the best view of "Golfo Papagayo".Our goal is to convey a sense of satisfaction on the client through an eno-gastronomic journey of high level, with luxurious and cozy surroundings with large windows and a wonderful terrace where you must enjoy the most beautiful sunsets in the Pacific Ocean.The style of cuisine that Restaurante Aboocato offers can be defined as "author". If you have any questions or would like more information, do not hesitate and contact us!
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