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Bistro Bon Appetit

Carretera Monteverde a Tilaran, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5301
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (41 reviews)
“chicken wrap” (2 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Carretera Monteverde a Tilaran, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tend to search ahead of a trip for "ideas" on where to go - and this restaurant didn't show up in my searches. But it was a "landmark" when I looked at the map for where to turn when driving out to Selvatura Park....More

Thank Vanlippe
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Some of the best food in Monteverde! A must!! Great atmosphere, quiet with great ambient. Canopy tours and parks nereby.

Thank Tobi's P
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

After spending the day at the Cloud Forrest we were ready for some food so randomly stopped in for a bite to eat. We were very pleasantly surprised. Great pizza, pasta and atmosphere. Highly recommend!

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Atmosphere: football match in the background to keep the waiters entertained Location: outside of st Helena on the way to the Sky attraction Service: quick and efficient Food and drinks: decent wines and very nice crispy Italian style pizza (thin and crisp)

Thank jenskoopmann
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Nice little restaurant , everything was well cooked, like everywhere else a steak is rump not sirloin. Pasta was good, portion size again a Latin American thing, always too big. The complementary little garlic bun was delish.

Thank frangii
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was very near our hotel (Cipreses) so we went here for dinner because it was convenient. It was terrific! I had the salmon. It was excellent, with a wonderful sauce. My husband had pepperoni & mushroom pizza, which was very good. The ambience...More

Thank RodgerandTom
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I visited this place with my family. The food is good, Italian style -off course-. The server size is the right and the prices are good. Not so expensive (Usd 40 for a 3 people, no liquor included).

Thank Maynor C
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Went there for a lunch. We had pizza as it is known as one of the best in Monteverde . Nice crust, simple and delicious! Great variety of choices (veggie included). Will recommend it for quality! the price was ok (for and expensive town as...More

Thank Fer2190
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

A big selection of dishes with a huge array of pizzas. I had he ribs with BBQ sauce. Meat was a little overlooked but tasty. The chicken breast with mustard sauce was delicious. Good and friendly serviced. The blue gin and tonic was a nice...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I visit the Monteverde area often and enjoy Bistro Bon Appetit. Every meal I have had has been very good and the service was excellent. - I recommend to put Bistro Bon Appetit on your list.

Thank CEC131
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Monteverde a Tilaran, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 5301
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