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“Pura Vida!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Papagayo Pura Vida - CLOSED

Papagayo Pura Vida
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Warsaw, Indiana
Level Contributor
15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
“Pura Vida!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

We stayed at El Coco for three months and loved all the fresh seafood at Papagayo Restaurant. We tried several catch of the day which included ahi tuna, grouper, and sea bass. Watch out for the drinks though because you could be paying more for drinks than for your meal.

  • Visited January 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Food
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Thank Cosmosis_12
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Rating summary
    Food
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Decent”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

We visited this restaurant last night and had mixed reviews. I got the mahi mahi with Dijon and mushroom sauce...it was amazing. My husband got the red snapper with garlic and it was bad. Not that fresh and way overdone with the garlic. I struggle giving this a 3 star bc I loved my meal so much. We liked the bread and salads served. The atmosphere was fun, we sat and watched the street below.

Helpful?
Thank Danielle D
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Saskatoon, Canada
Level Contributor
29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Meh”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

Small portions for large $$$. The drinks are very tasty but we were confused about the prices on the menu and ended up paying lots for food that wasn't that good. February 2010

Visited February 2012
Helpful?
Thank Suzie C
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Stittsville, Ontario
Level Contributor
209 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
“Worth a Visit”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

During our one month stay in Playas del Coco in April, we ate at Papagayo 3 times. While not the absolute best food ever, it was nonetheless quite tasty, though we were not at all fond of the garlic bread served wtih every meal. We did, however, appreciate the salad that was also part of each meal. I tended to stick with the catch of the day, while my husband also tried a seafood gumbo on one of our visits that he very much enjoyed. It was pleasant to sit upstairs and watch the hustle and bustle of Coco in the evening. Worth a visit.

  • Visited April 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Food
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Thank lovesthesun-7
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Cape Coral, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“don't bother”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

horrible service, food expensive, wait staff adverse

Visited May 2012
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Thank TravelTomDee
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