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Los Platillos Voladores

Del Gimnasio Comunal 300 mts. sur, Nuevo Arenal 5717, Costa Rica
+506 2694 5005
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (33 reviews)
“panna cotta” (4 reviews)
“prosciutto” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Del Gimnasio Comunal 300 mts. sur, Nuevo Arenal 5717, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Emy and David can best be described as "Personality Plus" people!! They greet you with their native Italian accents and a sense of humour to go with it. The food is outstanding, colourful and delicious. We had the pizza with everything on it and left...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BobPenny
Emanuela G, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Bob & Penny thank you for your commentary! Love your humor too 😁 Grazie mille 💖

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by for lunch on the way to Arenal. Had some great pizza and pasta, along with a good Belgian beer. The cappuccino's were also top notch. Would definitely stop again. The owner's were very friendly as well.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AnibruCO
ummo66, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were staying in the area for a few days and we came across this restaurant. I was amazed by how wonderful the food was. We came back three times for dinner / lunch and a snack. I enjoyed the conversation with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank achiriaco
ummo66, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderfull commentary :) Love U!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I can't talk more highly of Los Platillos Voladores and the owner, Emmy. We found this the first night during our stay in Nuevo Arenal and we loved it so much we went back the next day for lunch (Emmy was getting...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cmrworldtraveler1
ummo66, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wowwww thank you so much :) Grazie mille!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed on Lake Aremal this week and we were looking for a place close by for dinner. We found this place on TripAdvisor and could not have been happier. Warm friendly atmosphere. They treat you like you are family. We had the Caprese Salad...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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ummo66, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderfull commentary :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff from Italy and amazing Italian dishes! My husband is half Italian and he loved the gnocchis. We ordered caprese and the mozarella was so fresh. I ordered the pasta al pesto with shrimp and did not leave a trace in my plate ..yumm!...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank maridelie
ummo66, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Grazie mille :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious! We all had pasta and the sauces were so flavorful. You can tell they are family recipes with fresh ingredients. We’ll definitely be back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BTC_13
ummo66, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Grazie!!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a place to have lunch and came across this wonderful Italian restaurant. Not only do they have authentic Italian pizza and delicious garlic bread, they had great gluten free pasta and service was amazing!

Date of visit: December 2018
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ummo66, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Grazie mille :)

Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Head back home from a weekend in the mountains, and stopped by this gem for a quick lunch. Great service and even better food. The thin crust pizza was everything you could ask for, crunchy and delicious! The sauce and ingredients were also solid, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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ummo66, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you :)

Reviewed 13 September 2018

I have eaten at many places in Costa Rica, and I have not found any food that compares to the creations that are served here. The love that is put into the home cooked dishes, and the family-oriented service is absolutely amazing, with nothing anywhere,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank distantdrumz1951
ummo66, Propietario at Los Platillos Voladores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you soo much! Grazie mille :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 19:30
Thursday
12:00 - 19:30
Friday
12:00 - 19:30
Saturday
12:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Del Gimnasio Comunal 300 mts. sur, Nuevo Arenal 5717, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Nuevo Arenal
  • Phone Number: +506 2694 5005
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