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Pizzeria El Barrigon

Hwy 6, Bijagua de Upala 21301, Costa Rica
466 8602
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (59 reviews)
“ceviche” (5 reviews)
“casado” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Hwy 6, Bijagua de Upala 21301, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw the menu for take out at Casitas Tenorio on our route back decided to stop. I wanted the Mexican pizza.. not normally a big pizza eater but this pizza sounded delicious and indeed it was, My grandson had nachos which were amazing and...More

Thank lesab33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here twice during our time in Bijagua and enjoyed the pizza and juices (especially the Hawaiiana pizza with fresh pineapple). Service is friendly and it was very affordable! Nice to sit and relax in the open air

Thank 1026mmoore
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is a great local spot! Clean washrooms, very important. Great food with many options to suit everyone. The staff is excellent, very friendly and helpfull. The prices are very low but food quality is very high. Keep up the good work!

Thank derekincr
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We stopped at Pizzeria El Barrigon after a busy day of activities. It was a nice, casual place to grab a bite. We got 2 small pizzas which was more than enough for 2 of us.

Thank Melanee W
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We ate here twice during our short stay in Bijagua. The ceviche and pizzas were delicious! Friendly staff and good service (staff didn't speak English and our Spanish is terrible, but we managed okay!) Enjoyed sitting back with a cerveza and watching people go by...More

Thank itsjen64
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Our pizzas' toppings (both meat and vegetables) were very good, but the cheese was tasteless and the pizza was overcooked. Our kids had fish fillets that they enjoyed, and their salads were fresh and crisp. Atmosphere and staff were quite pleasant.

Thank Jon P
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Noisy place at the main road with good food and nice staff. All very entertaining... can watch locals interacting, dogs begging for food street vendors talking to passing-by truck drivers etc. It’s a bit cinema like. Loved it!

Thank Bettina E
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Came here with a tour group and the food was excellent. There was plenty of choice for vegetarians, vegans and meat eaters and the plates were huge.

Thank N H
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Our guide, Carlos, from Costa Rica Green Life Tours brought us here for a delicious lunch! The food was authentic and tasty, and not heavy, so we could continue our adventures! Thanks for the taste of real Costa Rica! PuraVida!

Thank Gail S
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Good food and a friendly staff. They serve big portions. The waitress spoke English well. We would recommanded this place.

Thank jbekker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 6, Bijagua de Upala 21301, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Bijagua de Upala
  • Phone Number: 466 8602
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