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El Sapo Ristopizza Cocktail Bar

Calle del Parque | 100 Meters North Hotel Barcelo Playa Langosta, Playa Langosta, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2249 5432
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“calzone” (21 reviews)
“italian pizza” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle del Parque | 100 Meters North Hotel Barcelo Playa Langosta, Playa Langosta, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. If you are staying in Tamarindo, make the 5 minute drive to El Sapo. You won’t be disappointed. Not only do they make good pizza from a Costa Rican standpoint — this may have been the best pizza we’ve...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Amazeballs1644
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Who would expect such amazing pizza in Costa Rica? I had a prosciutto and avocado pizza that was amazing. Service was excellent too.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank V1856MMlindad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far in my top 3 pizzerias I’ve ever been to inside and outside CR. Totally recommend the pizza with the burrata at the center, absolutely delicious! The staff was also incredibly friendly and nice.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank karenciaj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came by on our first night in Playa Langosta because we hadn’t gone grocery shopping yet. We were bummed to get pizza as our only walkable option, but this place exceeded expectations! Crust is excellent, spicy sauce (optional on the side) was super unique and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank elperrotambien
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is out of the crowded Tamarindo area ,super friendly staff but the pizza .........absolutely outstanding!! BRAVI !!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank samoronero
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, was not expecting this. Had THE BEST PIZZA outside of NY ever. Probably better that 60% of NY pizza. This place rocks. The waitress was awesome. Price was good. Great dinner experience. Do not miss.!! I had the calzone, my brother had the burger...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank muddyrts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some fantastic wood-fired pizzas. Lovely setting. Really good bet for a casual dinner in Langosta/Tamarindo.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RobertService
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While we really enjoyed the Latin flair of Costa Rican food, we decided to take a break and head south to Langosta to El Sapo. We ordered their ceviche, which was a twist with the pineapple as part of the marinade; verdict, delicious! The pizza...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brian A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love the wood fired pizza! The crust is just the way we like it. Toppings of all types available and just excellent service. Very casual open air setting. We go every week.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lynnp156
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super friendly! Great pizza— the dough is delicious, some of the best pizza I’ve had in a long time! Real Italian style. Quick service, neat location across from Langosta beach... go to the beach for the sunset then get pizza after!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank katief71
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December 20, 2016|
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Response from Michele C | Property representative |
there are veggie and vegan pizzas...no problem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle del Parque | 100 Meters North Hotel Barcelo Playa Langosta, Playa Langosta, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo  >  Playa Langosta
  • Phone Number: +506 2249 5432
  • E-mail
Our restaurant, located opposite the entrance of one of the most famous beaches in Costa Rica,PLAYA LANGOSTA, offers seafood appetizers and italian cheeses,along with side dishes prepared by our great Italian chefs. Pizza for us is an art!!! Enjoy our fantastic menù, you can literally take a trip around the world trying our classic flavors mixed with unique fusions. All this complimented by italian wine and fresh cocktails !!!!
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