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CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA

Carretera principal esquina Cabo Velas | Open Monday - Saturday, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 2315
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“homemade pasta” (31 reviews)
“ravioli” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (67 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Carretera principal esquina Cabo Velas | Open Monday - Saturday, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Hands down the best restaurant in the area . Home made pasta sauces and Bread. New owners recently but all the same team cooking and serving. We have been going there for 4 years now. I could eat mussels diablo every day. Don't pass on...More

Thank Sid K
Cafedelpueblo, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Merci Sid. My client who has a fantastic French!!! We are really happy that you think we are the best in the area. It gives us the motivation to do even better. Thank you so much.

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Very good food but on a high side as for the pricees. Must have reservations bc space is limited. Also, call in advance if opened. They have very few people working there and if one is unable to come to work the place can be...More

Thank Ania505
Cafedelpueblo, Propietario at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hello, we are glad that the food you liked, we try to always do the best to satisfy our customers. We are perhaps surprised that you find that prices are expensive because we have so far had only positive returns on prices. Maybe you can...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

My friends and I ate here while on vacation... it was a 25 min drive from our condo and a bit dark and scary to get to but once we found it and had dinner there it was soooo worth it. Their Bolognese sauce is...More

Thank AnaM9182014
Cafedelpueblo, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

We are really glad you loved the spaghetti and you recommend our restaurant. Merci beaucoup ;)

Reviewed 7 December 2017

We were the only people there and the service was amazing. This must be one of the best kept secrets in Playa Grande. My husband had the steak with wine sauce and he said it was amazing. I had the lobster ravioli and I thought...More

Thank Allyson M
Cafedelpueblo, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Hello, Allyson. We are happy that your family had a good time with us. Excellent choice of your husband, I also love the lomito ;)

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

This is a solid Italian restaurant with very nice home made pasta. The seafood risotto was a hit, as were the mussels and calamari. I like the fact that they keep their wine list short and to the point! Service was good. Carmel flan was...More

Thank jmppjr
Cafedelpueblo, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for visiting us. We are glad that you enjoyed your dinner.

Reviewed 15 November 2017

Super restaurant with excellent quality food at fair prices. We ate here as a family and had a lovely evening, the pizza's and home made ravioli were both delicious. Portions were generous and the service was great. In peak times you may need to book...More

Thank LinleysTravels
Cafedelpueblo, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you very much for your answer. We try our best to offer fresh quality products and we are delighted that you have enjoyed home made ravioli

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, wonderful owners and incredible food. Our local friends favorite, went at their recommendation and are so glad we did!

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We are 2 young couples who've been to Italy and had real italian food, and we were pleasently surprised on this hidden gem restaurant! Alexandra, who was our waitress and happens to be the owner too, was amazing! Great customer service and always with a...More

Thank CynPuraVida
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Of all the restaurants in Playa Grande and Tamarindo area this is my favorite by far. Being of Italian descent and a serious food critic by nature it is miraculous this establishment survived my countless visits with friends and loved ones only to receive praise...More

Thank Geneooo
alexaplayagrande, Propietario at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

We want to said THANKS SO MUCH for your comment, we feel so happy and proud to heard that our job is appreciated. We try every day to serve the most authentic italian homemade food prepare wirh "love". I hope to see you soon and...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

It is really nice to find a spot where the pizza is just out of this world. Totally recommended for anyone visiting Playa Grande

Thank alemirand
alexaplayagrande, Propietario at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thanks so much for your comment, we work hard to improve our service and quality food. We really appreciate your words!!! I hope you will back soon!!!!

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Juan M
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Response from malibugirl1 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about delivery we ate in both times we ate there.
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Tommy C
9 January 2015|
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Response from Cafedelpueblo | Property representative |
Hi!!! Yes we accept crédit cards!!! Actually today we have a live music 7 pm thanks!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$18
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera principal esquina Cabo Velas | Open Monday - Saturday, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Grande
  • Phone Number: +506 2653 2315
  • E-mail
Description
Open Monday To Saturday, From 5 To 10 Pm If you crave pizza, pasta, and other Italian inspired creations while in Playa Grande, look no further than Cafe del Pueblo. From signature sauces, homemade pasta, and fresh ingredient pizza, Cafe del Pueblo will certainly satisfy you Italian cuisine hankering while in Costa Rica. Pair your pasta with the local seafood selection and you mouth will insist you ask for more. The restaurant atmosphere is small, but inviting, offering diners tables under the shade of a natural, tropical landscape.
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