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Cafe Viejo Restaurante Pizzeria

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Mainroad | Avenida 71, esquina Calle 215, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0817
17:00 - 00:00
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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I had the shrimp pasta, friends had the spicy chicken burrito and the vegetarian rice. All of it was fantastic also made a friend with a kitty.

Thank Zack P
Waitsfield, Vermont, United States
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Great food, great service, great drinks, great vibe, and not moderately priced. I will eat here again for certain when I return in April.

Thank DavidMDion
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Small and nice place to have a nice italian plate. Ask for the tables in the terrace with better view. The pizza and pasta were really good and fresh and with really good size. The prices are a little expensive for what you are ordering.

Thank Pedro B
Sao Paulo, SP
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148 reviews
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

We just come to have a drink before the dinner becase the bar look animated and busy we decided to stop for drink and join the nice atmosphere. Cold beer and nice cocktails. Missing the local Rum ( served only cana spirit ). Enjoing the drinks we saw a nice presentation of the food and we decided to have pizza... More 

Thank smrgy
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We ate at Cafe Viejo tonight. It's a weeknight in the rainy season, so we walked right in. They give you a lovely bruschetta plate when you sit down. The cafe was attractive and nicely lit, though the chairs weren't that comfortable. I was with four teenagers and we all liked our seafood salad, lasagna, ravioli and pizza. Though one... More 

Thank marlajfish
Kempten, Germany
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We are guests from Le Cameleon Hotel and we were also last year in both locals. Adviced from the hotel, we really appreciate it. We were treated like VIP and the Carpacio, the Pasta show collection was incredible amazzziiinnng... The boss was taking care of us and we would like to thank him very much. We will come back.

Thank Hanzbeer
Escazú, San Jose, Costa Rica
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73 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This place has a history of great food and friendly staff. Food was to the point...pasta and meat are always amazing. Pizza are highly recommended as well. Enjoy a good cocktail

Thank Bastian B
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great pasta and pizza, very good atmosphere:) my only advice is to be patient, food takes time here but it's worth it :)

Thank עדי ל
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This wasnt the best pizza we had in Costa Rica but it was still very very good. Perfectly cooked thin crust. Delicious, flavourful tomato sauce. Romantic location, but very busy as it is very popular. We went early and got a seat right away but people arriving later were having to wait

Thank Angela M
Escazú, San Jose, Costa Rica
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48 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This place is a must when in Puerto Viejo...the service is phenomenal!! Take advantage of the exceptionally amazing and large cocktails...pasta and pizza well priced and transport you back to Italy!

Thank Bastian B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mainroad | Avenida 71, esquina Calle 215, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 2750 0817

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?