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CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA

Carretera principal esquina Cabo Velas | Open Monday - Saturday, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 2315
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“homemade pasta” (31 reviews)
“ravioli” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (70 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Carretera principal esquina Cabo Velas | Open Monday - Saturday, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed today

Predicatably great service and wonderful food. We've eaten there for nearly 8 years whenever we are in Playa Grande and this is the one place which has never disappointed. Very friendly staff, lots of locally sourced ingredients which are incorporated very well into classical recipes......More

Thank Dom I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed out time at Cafe del Pueblo. Very tasty food, great place!!! Friendly staff. Strongly recommended :)

Thank EmiliaG424
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Great food, friendly and prompt service. Recommend lobster ravioli. They make their own pasta. Close to playa grande.

Thank jhughesnsfd
Reviewed August 24, 2018

We only had the pizza but it had a great unique taste and the dough had sort of a European flavor. Going to be a go to place for us when we're here in Playa Grande.

Thank Kirsten M
Cafe D, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Thank you so much , we try to make happy our customer with fresh products ,happy to see that you liked our pizza . thanks for this commentary . cordialy El Cafe del Pueblo

Reviewed August 2, 2018

This is our go-to spot for, what I think, is the absolute best pizza in the area! I have tried pretty much every pizza place from Tamarindo to Potrero and the pizza here is our favorite. Great flavor (you don't need to dump tons of...More

Thank surfingshelley
Cafe D, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

thank you so much for your comentary , that's always a pleasure to see you . and yes one day maybe you should try the homemade pastas can be a new love story !!!!! thanks a lot cordialy Max

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Excellent little spot in Playa Grande! The pizza was delicious! Muy rico lugar, comida, y servicio! We met some friends here who go every Tuesday for pizza and swear it’s the best in town. Nuestros amigos nos dijeron este lugar tiene el mejor pizza. Ellos...More

Thank Tranquila_Chiquita
Cafe D, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

thank you so much for your comentary , you will be always welcome . See you soon ! cordialy Max

Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Delightful male host and waiter who was such a gentleman and so patient. I loved how he suggested some items for our group of five with also one take out dish. We finished two bruschettas. I had the ricotta spinach ravioli with pink sauce. The...More

Thank LEXUSGAL
Cafe D, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

thanks a lot for your commentary , it was a pleasure to receive you ! if my customers are happy it make me realy happy too. cordialy Max

Reviewed May 8, 2018

My husband and I had a date night here a few nights ago. Food was delicious. I had their spinach ricotta ravioli with pink sauce and my husband had steak. We both devoured our meals. It was fresh and delicious. Dessert was great too. Highly...More

Thank M C
Cafedelpueblo, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Thank you very much for your opinion. This is a real motivation to do better.

Reviewed April 6, 2018

We had a lovely meal at Cafe d'el Pueblo during our stay in Playe Grande and were glad we booked ahead as that meant we had a prime table on the patio of the restuarant - the restuarant gets busy with tourists and expats alike....More

Thank Hannah75
Cafedelpueblo, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Thank you very much for your comment, we really appreciate! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed March 26, 2018

We sat outside on a lovely night. No bugs! The staff was so welcoming and attentive. The food was excellent. The appetizer mussels were outstanding!!!! We all had different types of pasta dishes {there were 6 of us) and they all were excellent. I would...More

Thank Sallysantos
Cafedelpueblo, Propriétaire at CAFE DEL PUEBLO RESTAURANTE Y PIZZERIA, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

We are really happy to read you. We try to make customers feel number 1 too. We are really happy that you keep a nice memory of the restaurant.

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Juan M
March 31, 2015|
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Response from malibugirl1 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about delivery we ate in both times we ate there.
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Tommy C
January 9, 2015|
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Response from Cafe D | Property representative |
Hi!!! Yes we accept crédit cards!!! Actually today we have a live music 7 pm thanks!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera principal esquina Cabo Velas | Open Monday - Saturday, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Grande
  • Phone Number: +506 2653 2315
  • E-mail
Description
Open Monday To Saturday, From 5 To 10 Pm If you crave pizza, pasta, and other Italian inspired creations while in Playa Grande, look no further than Cafe del Pueblo. From signature sauces, homemade pasta, and fresh ingredient pizza, Cafe del Pueblo will certainly satisfy you Italian cuisine hankering while in Costa Rica. Pair your pasta with the local seafood selection and you mouth will insist you ask for more. The restaurant atmosphere is small, but inviting, offering diners tables under the shade of a natural, tropical landscape.
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