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30m NE of Bavaria Hotel, Ojochal, Costa Rica
+506 2786 5175
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (7 reviews)
“sea bass” (17 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
30m NE of Bavaria Hotel, Ojochal, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

We had heard many great things about Citrus from many of the locals and various friends that has eaten there in the past. I must say that our experience was better than I could of imagined! I started with the fried Calamari that was breaded...More

Thank CaribeFunTours
Reviewed 6 days ago

Good food, good prices! We really enjoyed this place, especially the outdoor seating! I would go hear again.

Thank Sara A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing dinner and beautiful ambiance at Citrus, which is also now the owners’ home! Loved the Asian/French/Costa Rican fusion of food. I ordered the sushi bowl and my husband got the filet with chocolate and berry sauce. Delicious! Highly recommend.

Thank Melissa E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Citrus has both a lovely ambience and the kind of fusion food I like. The owner is from Quebec and has nicely blended eastern and western influences in a rather extensive menu. I had the Kimchee dumplings and the tartare rolls. So good. My husband...More

Thank 1georgette
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently went to this restaurant based on a recommendation from our hotel. We had a large group; about 16 people. This was one of the best meals I have ever had anywhere. I ordered Vietnamese spring rolls and they were unusual and very good....More

Thank jsteinb
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We went to Citrus on the recommendation of the chef at Hotel 360. It was delicious. The sea bass was excellent. The escargot app was amazing. It’s worth going.

Thank Fraser V
Reviewed April 6, 2018

The jungle village of Ojochal is dotted with first class restaurants run by ex-pats from Canada and France. Citrus Restaurant featured the best Ceviche and Mussels in a light curry sauce, More than enough for lunch paired with a good wine selection. Also known for...More

Thank Jim K
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a great meal with several gluten free options (fully seasoned) and a nice wine selection. Upscale atmosphere and good service.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed March 25, 2018

We went here on suggestions from the hotel we stayed at. All of the restaurants in this area are world class and we were not disappointed. The waiter was young, but well trained and worked hard immediately to remember our names. The food is a...More

Thank Barry H
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We came to Citrus while staying in Uvita on our honeymoon before heading down the South Pacific coast. On our way home, we cancelled the last leg of our trip to allow us to return to Ojochal and eat at Citrus again! We had the...More

Thank Emily T
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April 2, 2018|
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Response from Kaptrekker | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I did not answer directly. They are not doing lunch at this time. Are you staying in Ojochal as I can recommend other possibilities for lunch. if on the highway, there are other possibilities for lunch as well.
February 16, 2017|
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Response from J W | Reviewed this property |
Hopefully that gave you enough info to understand the email address. As one other person said, you can call for reservations. Enjoy! Ojochal is a wonderful restaurant town!
September 8, 2015|
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Response from kenflo11111 | Reviewed this property |
Low season hours may vary, I would imagine they would be open mostly on the weekends during OCT and NOV. keep trying, it's worth it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30m NE of Bavaria Hotel, Ojochal, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Ojochal
  • Phone Number: +506 2786 5175
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