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Pelican Hotel and Restaurant

) #1 of 7 Restaurants in Esterillos Este €€ - €€€ , , Seafood
Hwy. 34, Esterillos Este, Costa Rica
+506 2778 8105
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (10 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
“wings” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Central American, Seafood, Pub, South American, Costa Rican
€€ - €€€
Hwy. 34, Esterillos Este, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with friends, what an amazing view. We ate angus hamburger, ceviche. chicken wings and the shrimp wraps, all were good.

Thank Jewellsmom
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I love the food the atmosphere was relaxed . The staff was friendly and welcoming! Even though the place was busy do to a wedding we got a really good service.

Thank Karensaund
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered the fettuccine with shrimp, amazing. I loved the sauce. My wife ordered the grilled fish. It was perfectly cooked with great flavor. The managers are really fun people and the service is great. The mojitos were perfection, the best we have ever had....More

Thank Vaughn N
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We spent three nights at the Pelican Hotel and enjoyed both the room and the restaurant. Mikey and Diana were gracious hosts and made us feel right at home. The property is well maintained and right on the ocean, which is rare in Costa Rica....More

Thank BCAtlanta
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Terrible service. My wife and I ordered drinks and dinner from the limited menu. A short wait and hers arrived but not mine. She of course waited for mine to arrive before eating hers. After a ten plus minute wait I walked to the kitchen...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We lucked upon this beautiful, authentic, small hotel situated right on an 11 mile beach. The proprietors were hospitable, and gave us useful information on the area. Lovely bar and restaurant opens to the garden, pool and overlooking the beach. The room décor was fun...More

Thank Sue A
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The drinks are so good. The bartenders are welcoming and fun. The night I went there was a live band. There is a pool table. I had a mojito (the best I've had anywhere) and stood with others watching the bonfire. O yeah, this bar...More

Thank Blue2013
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a late dinner. They were busy with a large party but graciously accommodated us and we were grateful. They serve USDA beef which we were happy about. Costa Rican beef can be a little tougher than we Americans are used to. Mikey and Diana...More

Thank Honor H
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Take a detour on your way to Quepos and pull off for lunch overlooking just about the best walking beach ever. The hamburger was excellent and fries crispy. We also enjoyed the shrimp wraps and dorado sandwich. Mostly we enjoyed being back at a locale...More

Thank TravelbeeSantaFe_NM
Reviewed 5 April 2017

hot, we were comfortable. Two frieWe loved the drinks and were happy they had food, but food was mediocre but we were happy with the sight of that beautiful empty beach and were in the shade under fans so although it was unbelievably nds rented...More

Thank drjlever
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Central American, Seafood, Pub, South American, Costa Rican
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy. 34, Esterillos Este, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Esterillos Este
  • Phone Number: +506 2778 8105
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