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La Fabbrica Pizzeria

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Plaza Real Alejuela, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Luis was a great person to help us on our visit here he was very knowledgable and was able to explain different options on what we can do even with the language barrier. The food was very delicious and well worth the money

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Thank mb042085
Heredia, Costa Rica
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79 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2015

La Fabricca has the desire to cook italian with local ingredients, which is always a challenge for local business trying to cook international flavors, even when this place is one of my favorites because of the oven cooked pizza, still average

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Thank Maria R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2015

I am from New York City and always thought that New York City pizza was the best. This restaurant near the airport, has the thinnest crust, great toppings and all done in a wood fired oven.The clientele seemed to represent an upscale population of costa rican society. A very nice surprise for our last dinner in Costa Rica.

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Thank loisz
Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015

We enjoyed the pleasant atmosphere, friendly waiters and delicious pizza. There was a free minibus at 7.30pm from the Holiday InnExpress, and return buses at 8.30 and 9.30 (only 8 minutes' journey). Otherwise, a taxi is easy.

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Thank chriswilliams186273
Alajuela, Costa Rica
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

This restaurant has very good food and specially the pizza excellent , the service is also very good also ,the food is a little bit expensive but it's still worthy ,don't go to the Mexican restaurant next to it los Antojitos because this is a bad experience ,last time i got diaree and the service was bad !!

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Thank Peter H
San Jose, Costa Rica
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59 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2013

Good selection of pizzas. Very thin crust, which I like. Fresh basil, garlic, etc. for toppings. A bit pricey and the beers are definitely too expensive. $5 for a Heinekin or Bavaria in Costa Rica is outrageous. In the future, I will do take out and cut the bill in half by drinking at home. Must have been why the... More 

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Thank PhreedomPhun
Alajuela, Alajuela, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2013

They have delicious food, the pizza is amazingly good and they have variaty. Also good service and very nice place.

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Thank MarcelaSoto
Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2013

Like all of the La Fabbrica Pizzerias that I have visited, the pizzas are excellent.. With the thin crusts and not an overabundance of sauces, they definitely are not from Dominos or Papa Johns.. Quite enjoyable, but compared to US pricing, quite expensive as Pizzas generally are in Costa Rica.

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Thank islandjerr
Reno, Nevada
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315 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2013

What a great place for dinner. The restaurant is located in Plaza Real, not too far from the San Jose, Costa Rica Airport. People in our party enjoyed both the pizzas and the pastas. The pizza are cooked in a wood fired oven. The service was good and the restaurant is open are like most in the area. They do... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2012 via mobile

Oh wow! The spinach pasta is simply amazing. In this restaurant, u can choose ur type of pasta woth your favorite type of sauce. The entres are delicious and the tiramisu was great!!!!

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Thank Dabedrabbom

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Real Alejuela, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?