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“Great Grilled Shrimp!”
Review of La trilla

La trilla
Ranked #26 of 54 Restaurants in Atenas
Price range: $5 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood, Costa Rican, Central American, Fusion
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Outdoor Seating
Description: Nice place for great time, dinner and enjoy!!! New manager
Reviewed March 31, 2013

If you like grilled shrimp served in a variety of different ways, make it a point to stop at this nearly hidden away gem on Highway 3 in Atenas, Costa Rica. The host speaks English, which is a nice added convenience if you have specific questions about the entrees. The atmosphere is open air and kind of like a sports bar, but it's all very authentic. The beer is cold. The people very friendly and, as is often the case in Atenas, you will meet a number of ex pats from America who make this a local hang out. They certainly serve more than shrimp, but they do do an incredible job with this lovely shellfish!

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Thank Bob G
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Reviewed March 28, 2013

This is a beautiful open air restaurant with big wooden tables and a very pleasant and helpful staff. We ate here on 3 separate occasions during our first trip to Atenas. I am vegan and the cook was able to provide delicious meals for me each time. The mixed drinks were tasty, especially the margaritas! Overall, it was a little pricey but still worthwhile. We would go again.

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Thank Johnney C
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Reviewed March 25, 2013

We spent 10 days in Atenas, Costa Rica and made sure we visited La Trilla more than once. The seafood was fabulous - both the arroz camerones (rice & shrimp) and the seafood fountain are highly recommended. We also enjoyed the delicious fresh fruit blended drinks. The atmosphere is lovely with open air dining. The huge wooden tables crafted from a single tree trunk slice are amazing too! The service was excellent and our waiter quite gracious. We would highly recommend La Trilla and plan on a return visit when we get back to Costa Rica!

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Thank Cheri L
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Reviewed March 23, 2013

Very nice restaurant, easy to find. We went there 3 times and it was always a pleasure to be there. The service was excellent, the food great. I had a fish with rosmary potatos and a salad, it was really delicious. Even for the eye - it all looked just great. We will surly come back.

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Thank bewertung28
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Reviewed March 11, 2013

I've been there twice. The first time was not very good at all. The second time was much better. First time I got the ribs which was a special. They were very tough. Second time, I got the filet Mignon and it was much better. The veggies with it were pretty bad. For dessert, I had banana flambe. That was good. My friend got the whole fish and loved it.

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Thank Alex D
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