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Guava Lodge - CLOSED

100m Este de Deportes, Playa Matapalo, Costa Rica
+506 2787 5176
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (2 reviews)
“quesadillas” (2 reviews)
“eggs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Grill, Mexican, Pizza, Seafood, Diner
$$ - $$$
100m Este de Deportes, Playa Matapalo, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The name did change to Mi Vida that's the main location with restraunt. When we checked in at Mi Vida the owner said that this location was full but had another location ready for us, and is called Casa Colibri and was a couple of...More

Thank Ted G
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This place is now called Mi Vida Lodge and we had dinner there last night. The food was excellent, snapper, tuna, mahi-mahi, shrimp, everything was delicious and the beer was cold !! Anja (sp?) does a fantastic job and the place is beautiful !!

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is a place that showld no even be open to public. This place has no quality what so ever and they do not clean the hotel. Just don't go.

Thank Dalila S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The service is fantastic, and the atmosphere is nice. Definitely recommend the fish, but leave the jugos (juices) and pizzas away.

Thank Franc W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We loved the place last year and returned again. Great place, nice outdoor costa rica vibe atmosphere, great family run restaurant. Pizza is fabulous. My Sons loved it and enjoyed left overs the next day :) Definitely a favorite return spot for us.

Thank LanceandKat
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Matapalo is a charming little village gratified by a superb quiet beach. Really paradise. Except that there's not a lot of dining out options. Which doesn't matter because the few restaurants are very good. The menu will satisfy all kind of tastes and appetites. The...More

Thank Aralya
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Matapalo and kept coming back here for the fantastic, friendly service, cosyness and good food (definately try the quesadillas and grilked chicken!)

Thank Joost V
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Really good cooking, a mixture of local, north american and european flavours. One note - cash only (I think).

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 5 October 2016

the food here is great. the owners are very nice. a nice place to hang out for drinks after the meal.

1  Thank RandyBowen
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were in the area for three nights and had supper here two of this nights. The owners are extremely nice and the food was delicious!!

Thank MBGuy
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Grill, Mexican, Pizza, Seafood, Diner
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100m Este de Deportes, Playa Matapalo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Playa Matapalo
  • Phone Number: +506 2787 5176
  • E-mail
In offener und gemuetlicher Atmosphaere bieten ihnen neben frische Thunfischfilets - Dorade und andere fangfrische Fischspezialitaeten,saftige Steaks,Pizza oder hausgemachte Hamburger. Frische Salate und verschiedene Pastagerichte runden unser Angebot fuer sie ab.Geniessen sie dazu Chilenische und Argentinische Weine, ein nationales oder Internationales Bier- Herzlich willkommen
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