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Amphitheater Restaurant

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Villa Caletas Hotel, Herradura, Garabito Municipality 12358-1000, Costa Rica
+506 2630 3020
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Villa Caletas Hotel, Herradura, Garabito Municipality 12358-1000, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a family meal here and all got different dishes. Each was amazing! I had the lobster and could have eaten it everyday of our vacation.

Thank Allix M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Made a reservation thru the nearby Marriott for a special birthday dinner and asked for one of the birthday desserts pictured online. When we arrived they had no record of our reservation. Lots of back and forth between hostess and management and they said they...More

Thank atravellingguy
Reviewed May 10, 2018

the best breakfasts are the American with a full awesome fruit plate with a traditional eggs and meat and hash browns and toast breakfast. Another excellent choice is the french breakfast with brioche muffins and a fabulous huge ham and cheese omelette. One order would...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed April 24, 2018

this place was fantastic. the food was great and waiters were very attentive. went with another couple that was celebrating their anniversary. the sunset was wonderful

Thank wilsonsbythelake
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Make sure you put this on your itinerary when in the area. Even the short drive from the main road to hotel is breathtaking with cliffs on both sides. Stay for an amazing meal or (as we did) just sit and enjoy an amazing cocktail....More

Thank Jeremy P
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Enjoyed a few bottles of wine and a fabulous dinner while viewing the stunning sunset. Service was great.

Thank Ronny075
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Food is good here but what you come for is the view on top of the mountain. The drinks are good as well so we would recommend coming here for an early breakfast or appetizers and drinks at sunset. Dinner I would probably get elsewhere.

Thank whitney237
Reviewed April 5, 2018

We went to Villa Caletas a few times to have an appetizer and drinks and enjoy the view from the amphitheater bar as sunset approached. The service was always friendly and the view is too awesome for words. The drive up to the hotel itself...More

Thank puestadelsol92
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

This is a must! We went at 5:00 pm, just before sunset, and ordered drinks and appetizers. Christian was our waiter, and he was fabulous! We ordered the munchies platter and it was delicious with a variety of local appetizers. Highly recommend! The sunset was...More

Thank BPR2013
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

We took our 4 kids and went for drinks and the sunset. Arrived at 5:30 and we all had frozen smoothies & cocktails while watching the beautiful sunset from the amphitheater. We had a few recommendations to go here, but honestly didn’t think it would...More

Thank Michael W
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January 26, 2018|
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Response from WANDERLUSTinMe | Reviewed this property |
I was there for the sunset last November. We sat at a cafe table, ate an app & drank a glass of wine. No reservation was needed. If the eating area happens to be full, just go sit in the amphitheatre, its free, its... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$57
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villa Caletas Hotel, Herradura, Garabito Municipality 12358-1000, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Garabito Municipality  >  Jaco District  >  Herradura
  • Phone Number: +506 2630 3020
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This amazing Greek amphitheater offers sunset views on the Pacific Ocean and the Rain Forest. It is a local favorite known for service, consistency and quality. Outdoor dining is available at Anfiteatro Restaurant for those looking for succulent specialties and intimate surrounding. El Anfiteatro opens from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
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