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Sobre las Olas

Playa Negra, Cahuita, Costa Rica
+506 2755 0109
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (61 reviews)
“mussels” (27 reviews)
“red snapper” (36 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Mediterranean, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Playa Negra, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Romantic place right on the beach. Great sea food. Loved their Red snapper. Next time Ill surely bring my girlfriend down.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank davidgF5744JJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

My hubby and I stopped in for a lunch before heading back to San Jose on the last day of our Cahuita visit. It was a hot day but the outdoor seating by the waves in the shade of the palms was perfect. Our server...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank djcynic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent the day with my family at the Cahuita National Park and we decided to have lunch there before heading back to Puerto Viejo where we were staying. We found pretty good reviews about this restaurant and decided to check it out. The location...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jsenior84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly service and a great view of the beach made the experience very pleasant. The food was good, nicely presented, and the prices were very reasonable.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank chichiares
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best meal we had in 3.5 weeks in Costa Rica. We had the Calamari and Garlic Shrimps. Fish and chips for my son was also ideal for him. Wine (by glass) was excellent too. View is fantastic.

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

Having dinner at this restaurant was an amazing experience for our family. We loved the ambiance and being able to look out onto the water (and full moon at the time) while we ate our meal. The service was great. Gabriel was our waiter and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Emily M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

10 of us traveling in Coahuila found this restaurant on the beach. Wonderful service. Friendly staff. Excellent food. Somewhat pricy but well worth it.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Housing1st
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please let me tell you about this establishment! First we made sure to make a reservation, thank goodness. This was, by far our absolutely favorite meal we have had since our arrival. If you want fast-mediocre service do not come here. If you want to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nicolledee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found by local recommendation. Tried several other restaurants in the area but returned to enjoy fine food, great ambience and excellent service. Even a mother Sloth and her baby joined us!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Newton H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On the Waves.... Sobre las Olas is a fab beachside restaurant specialising in fab seafood. The seafood platter is enormous and a is a feast for two and great value. Give the wine a swerve - no point in drinking Italian Pinot in CR. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 847jeanmarch
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Ken S
3 February 2018|
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Response from lorishop | Reviewed this property |
Yes but they give a discount if you use cash.
18 October 2017|
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Response from Leda V | Property representative |
hi Farid yes we have plenty options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Negra, Cahuita, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Cahuita
  • Phone Number: +506 2755 0109
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