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El Girasol

Main St. | Frente Hotel Vaz, Cahuita, Costa Rica
+506 2755 1164
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (6 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main St. | Frente Hotel Vaz, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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41 - 50 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 5 April 2015

We went right at 6pm when they open for our last night's meal and was well worth it! The Mrs had an excellent Spaghetti Bolognese and I had the special which included lobster, tiny little clams, and a wonderful sauce----just a great meal served with...More

Thank dustmon
Reviewed 20 February 2015

having worked in the restaurant industry for 10 years, dining for me is 40 percent food quality and 60 percent service. although most costa rican restaurants lack in attentive service, this place exceeded my expectations of service in any country. not only was the server...More

Thank daniel y
Reviewed 17 February 2015

The food here was so delicious, we planned to go back the next day but it was unfortunately closed. Everything we ate here was scrumptious. We needed a break from traditional Costa Rican dishes and we had a very pleasant meal here. Fully recommend it.

Thank AprilandWill
Reviewed 2 February 2015

I am compelled to write this review because I had one of the top 10 meals of my life at EL Girasol. It was so good I had it four nights in a row. It was the seafood linguini. My wife had other menu items...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Cahuita during New Year so most restaurants were full This place was recommended to us and while the staff were all really friendly and helpful I didn't think the food on the night we went lived up to the reviews this place...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 1 November 2014

There are many restaurants to choose from in Cahuita but we had a great suprise with El Girasol. A small Italian restaurant with great taste for reasonable costs. The smoked salmon sauce was unbelievable. The chef knew what he was doing and had a clean...More

Thank CurtD409
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We enjoyed tasty fresh food. Very friendly people, helpful and courteaus. We had Crostini con zucchini, Pizza and Spaghetti alle vongole! We warmest recommend this Restaurant.

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 2 October 2014

The meal began with a complimentary vegetable anti pasto and ended with a delicious,well prepared pizza. The service and attention from the waiter,chef,and owner were most welcome and made the overall experience well worth repeating. Highly recommended.

Thank pilarxavier
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

We had an excellent dinner, friendly service. The house wine was good, the pizza delicious, the veal scaloppina very nice. Overall everyone was very happy.

Thank PERRY8
Reviewed 10 February 2014

It took about 45 minutes to receive our food. The food was very good, however I had lasagne and my husband had pizza. Also had house wine and beer. Tiramisu for dessert was yummy. Atmosphere was nice with candles, good recorded music, and table cloths...More

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Do you take credit cards?
18 April 2016|
Response from TOROAncona | Property representative |
Yes sir we acept credit card
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main St. | Frente Hotel Vaz, Cahuita, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Cahuita
  • Phone Number: +506 2755 1164
  • E-mail