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Vegetarian Friendly
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reservations, Seating, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 26 March 2020

We went to the Guacamaya for my birthday lunch, after hearing how delicious the food was and that the staff and owner were great people. There were four of us in our party and everyone loved their meal. I started with a great salad and...it was filled with all kinds of veggies. My shrimp pasta dish was absolutely wonderful. The shrimp were big and meaty and there were Many in my dish. My husband and I shared an amazing coconut flan for dessert and loved it. The restaurant is darling and the scenery is very pretty. A great place to relax and chill. The pricing was a really good value for the food, it was less than some other restaurants we visited and we received a lot more food.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 17 February 2020

Our first meal in Costa Rica - we walked 35 minutes from our AirBnb - it was worth it - great english/spanish speaking server, wonderful sparkling rose' drink special that day - really enjoyed the excellent fish wrap!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 6 February 2020

Delicious food beautifully plated and served in a timely fashion by friendly wait staff, literally ticks all the boxes for us. As a couple of hungry traveller our lunch experience exceeded all expectations. Both myself a gluten free vegan and my non vegan husband had...a great meal and we will definitely be returning on our next trip.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 23 December 2019

Guacamaya's restaurant is a place for special occasions. The food, atmosphere and service are all perfect. The price is perfect for the quality, flavor and experience. I usually have their beef tenderloin with garlic herb butter; it's a true treat.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 20 June 2019

Our group of children, teens, and adults all loved everything about this place! The food was delicious! Service was excellent! The owner was fun to talk with as well as her daughter and friends! Service was great! The grounds and view were beautiful! Went back...for drinks one night, and then the kids wanted dessert from there again on our last night! This Is a place you must go to when in Playa Junquillal!More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 11 March 2019 via mobile

There are a surprising number of good restaurants in the small community of Playa Junquillal. Guacamaya edged out the others in our estimation. Great setting, good service, friendly hosts, very good and diverse food choices. Really nice classy atmosphere. We had entrees one night; appys...the other. Creative servings with generous portions.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a VRBO near this place and ate here twice! It was so good and the servers were friendly and fantastic. The owner and her daughter were welcoming and you could tell took pride in their place. The grounds are beautiful! My favorite...place we ate all week!More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We had a marvellous meal here, I regret not ordering the steak special but had an equally nice Chicken Cordon Bleu that was cooked perfectly. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We ate here on our week visit to Playa Jonquillal. The food was excellent, especially the specials, and there was a large variety including excellent seafood. Service was attentive as well. Located on a hilltop, it was quiet and cool.

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

We are staying nearby and have been to Restaurant Guacamaya a number of times. It has a very inviting layout, excellent service and a much wider selection of menu items that most restaurants in this area. The owners are Swiss; so, in addition to seafood...specialities, there is zurichgeschnitzeltes with rosti (beef in a delicious sauce with potato pancakes, spaghetti carbonara, etc...There are specials every night that are interesting and good.More

Date of visit: February 2018
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  • Restaurant Guacamaya is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5