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Santa Elena

Bistro Bon Appetit


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


$4 - $10
Italian, Pizza
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there twice during our stay in the area. It is a nice restaurant with friendly waiters and very good food. The pizza's are excellent and very well topped with a lot of different ingerdients. One of the best pizza's I ever had. The...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 107marcg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good pizza, nice service. Does get busy so come early to avoid disappointment. A little way out of town.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Decent pizza and salad. Service was very good at first but a large tour group came in and we were completely forgotten. Took 40 minutes to get anyones attention to get the check. If we ever return I would make sure there are not tours...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Happy415
Reviewed December 7, 2019

The price is reasonable and the pizza is good. Not the best pizza in the world but for Costa Rica after a day of activities, this is good comfort food.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Mike C
Reviewed December 6, 2019 via mobile

Amazing food. Very nice restaurant. Professional service. We have two pizzas- they was very delicious. And we also have tiramisu and the taste was amazing.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank barboran929
Reviewed November 30, 2019

I found eating in Costa Rica to often be difficult. The food is efficient, but not exciting. That changed with Bon Appetit. The moment our carpaccio was served, I knew we had hit an elevated experience. The pizza was cooked to perfection and was topped...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Mychal F
Reviewed November 6, 2019 via mobile

Stopped in here by chance when we had an hour to kill between activities. The banana crepe was enough to convince me it was worth coming back with more people, and this place did not disappoint. Was also impressed that even though we only ordered...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank KD6889
Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

Ate here twice. Great both times. Tenderloin cooked perfectly. Service attentive but not pushy. Average price. Lovely decor.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank HappyGramma67
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Pizza like in Italy! Very friendly people and authentic Italian dishes. I also recommend the salmon carpaccio as a starter.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank schmidl61
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Popped in here after a night hike. We were exhausted - the service was quick and very friendly without being rushed and the atmosphere was casual but still very nice. The food and drinks were great.

Date of visit: August 2019
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