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El Huerto De Playa Grande

Playa Grande | Playa Grande, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 1259
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (155 reviews)
“salad” (19 reviews)
“cakes” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Playa Grande | Playa Grande, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago

El Huerto de Playa Grande is a no brainer stop if you are spending time in Playa Grande. Great wood fired pizza at a reasonable price. Its on our list of 'must have' places to visit on our ultimate annual Playa Grande surfing forays. Lunch...More

Thank CaptainDennisR
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our favorite pizza places in the area! Other items on the menu look fantastic, but we have yet to stray away from the pizzas because we love them so much! Ambiance and wait staff are great as well :) Prices are reasonable for...More

1  Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would never have thought it, BUT the pizza here was excellent. Not just because its in a wonderful location, but the food really is very good. wile I tried to keep it in spanish, they do speak english

Thank tsanat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This spot has plenty of ambience and an impressive pizza oven. The pizzas are good, as was the El Huerta Salad, but we found the place to be overpriced for this part of the world.

Thank jmppjr
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We went to El Huerto looking for a good pizza and were definitely not disappointed. They had a variety of pizza's (an other items on the menu) but were able to create our own based on our cravings. The pizza was HUGE! It fed our...More

Thank 17CostaRica
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place was recommended by a couple of people, so we decided to try it, and it was as good as they said it would be. Pizza was very very good. If you go later on in the evening when the brick oven is already...More

Thank Ale00783
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Lovely atmosphere, great service, very good food. Everything was very good, especially the Melaneze chicken which is a real treat!

Thank Naama M
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This restaurant is a bit more upscale than some of the places in Playa Grande and many of their entrees' are a bit pricey. Their pizza is priced moderately, but is not very good. Ours had a thin, tough crust and was very greasy. The...More

Thank Mizzou_Engineer
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped for dinner and was very impressed with the ambience, traditional wood stove, and delicious food. Would definitely go again!

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 13 August 2017

A last minute choice that worked well. Good food, very good sangria. Casual outdoor setting. Try the pizzas!

Thank petenyvtca
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Grande | Playa Grande, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Grande
  • Phone Number: +506 2653 1259
El Huerto is a Mediterranean Fusion style restaurant based in the tranquil national park Marino Las Bualas, famous for its wood-oven Pizzas. Its suitable for large groups, romantic dining, children and special occasions. We also serve fresh fish, tenderloin steaks, salads and pastas, cocktails and personally selected wines.
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