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Cabinas El Colibri

200 Mtrs Este Del Hotel Guanamar | 50 mtrs de la Iglesia, Playa Carrillo, Costa Rica
+506 2656 0656
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken” (14 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 Mtrs Este Del Hotel Guanamar | 50 mtrs de la Iglesia, Playa Carrillo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only ate at the Argentine style restaurant and it was amazing--truly one of the best meals we had in Costa Rica! The food quality and service were outstanding--we will be back if the universe bring us back to Playa Carillo!

Thank 3SeRe1995
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This was by far the best meal we had while in Costa Rica. The food was so well prepared and presented and the wait staff attentive. We were a group of 6 and each of us felt the food was outstanding. Would highly recommend.

Thank Nancy E
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Possibly the best restaurant in Costa Rica. It may not be Tico, but the steaks are excellent, the Italian dishes are tasty and the bread is light and a great complement to the other dishes. The atmosphere is cost but airy. We went in a...More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Located in Carrillo close to the beach on the hill 5 minutes walk enjoy an Argentinean BBQ hmm hmm Great

Thank roquefcs
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered the sorted meat for 2. Parrillada and lemonade. It was enough for 3 adults with middle appetite.

Thank Bareto86
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Colibri is known for its steaks. Wish I could review them. Instead, we had caught a bunch of mahi mahi and yellow fin tuna and had them cook them for use. Very inventively and deliciously prepared, in a variety of ways. We started with tuna...More

Thank Jef K
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We were staying in the Guanamar hotel, so this restaurant was in a perfect location since it's so close to it. My girlfriend and I both had the tenderloin steak. It was so good! Perfectly cooked and with nice herbs. Vegetables were also good, I...More

Thank Wietse238
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We have dinner here every time (twice a year) we are in Samara/Carrillo. The steaks are amazing - tender, juicy, grilled to perfection. The owners and staff are lovely. Service is excellent and the ambiance is pleasant and relaxing. El Colibri is one of our...More

Thank mel_T19
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here on our last night in Costa Rica. We had been in the country for two weeks and travelled from San Jose, La Fortuna and Monteverde. This was, hands down, the best meal in Costa Rica for us. It might just be one...More

1  Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Excellent Argentinian steak place. We had the mixed grilled and everything was perfectly cooked and excellent cuts of meat. Nice wine list and ambiance excellent. Worth the trip to Carrillo just to east at this place!

Thank TravelCT36
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marie g
8 March 2016|
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Response from Marian M | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember, but I wasn't looking for seafood. You would think they would/should have all the bases covered.
12 February 2016|
Response from Michelle S |
Yes. They do.
31 October 2015|
Response from Roxana E | Property representative |
Good Morning, not when I try to call but if the phone works.   Hotel 26560656, 83318870 my phone, no problem with the dog .When do you need the room? How many people are they?
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Mtrs Este Del Hotel Guanamar | 50 mtrs de la Iglesia, Playa Carrillo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Carrillo
  • Phone Number: +506 2656 0656
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Las mejores carnes al estilo Argentino en una de las mejores playas de Costa Costa, Playa Carrillo. Los invitamos a disfrutar de nuestra comida casera, sencilla en un ambiente familiar.
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