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La Dolce Vita

Urbanizacion Las Palmas | Centro Commercial El Pueblito, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
+506 2670 1384
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (47 reviews)
“lava cake” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Urbanizacion Las Palmas | Centro Commercial El Pueblito, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This family-run restaurant is tucked away (hidden may be a better word) in the commercial area adjacent to the entrance of Las Palmas— about a 10 minute walk away from the town center along Calle La Chorrera. Seating is covered but al fresco, and overlooks...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SummerVagabond
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I ate here in December, 2017 and really enjoyed it. As a result, we brought some friends for dinner. What a disappointment. The food was not awful but it was BORING and overpriced for the quality. The homemade pasta was good but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sherwcp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to order to pick up 2 pizza.Before ordered asked waiter how long it will be take. He said 15-20 minutes maximum. We been waiting for 52 minutes to get our pizza. Also pizza was not good at all. Large peaces of uncooked vegetables...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Felix D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambiance, amazing food and the most delicious Tiramisu you can have in Playas del Coco. The pizza taste is fabuluous, fresh home made pasta to die for.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ricardo C
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

A wonderful pizza and great service. We didn’t try their pasta dishes but had their pizza twice. Just wish they would offer other sizes besides medium. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank A6721NUmarye
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Worth the walk from the beach or main road. They are friendly, clean and professional. We ordered the seafood pasta... homemade pasta by the way. My wife really enjoyed it. I have the pizza and it was definitely better than anything in the area. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stanimal14
Reviewed 24 October 2018

I had eaten the fresh fish the night before and WOOW, it was fabulous and so lightly breaded and FRESH. So I wanted to eat again there since the food was SO good. This was a Tuesday night, so we walked there and IT WAS...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jeanne R
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Looking for an amazing experience ... la Dolce is the place Giacomo, Estefano and Elisa they will taking care of you. food is excellent good quality in all their products where they represent a real Grandmother italian cuisine-

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sergio b
Reviewed 14 October 2018

If you absolutely positively need a good bottle of Italian wine and an excellent meal, you HAVE to go to La Dolce Vita. Stefano is the real deal. We just spent two months in Italy, so we were a bit skeptical about just how authentic...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DStull
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Food was good and prices were reasonable. They have new very cute artwork painted on the walls now as well. You can eat inside or outside in a quiet courtyard. Accessibility: Reasonably accessible for handicapped people We found a spot to park that was about...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank happyinparadise101
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Response from Deep1122 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry there are no direct buses from the airport at Liberia but i got a cab and negotiated the fare at $40 each way, which is a bit cheaper than private shuttle buses at $ 45-50 each way and also quicker since the shuttle... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urbanizacion Las Palmas | Centro Commercial El Pueblito, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
  • Phone Number: +506 2670 1384
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Open for lunch and dinner with garden with candle light and air conditioning inside... Home made pasta
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