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Las Brasas - CLOSED

L'esquina norte de la cancha de futbol | Samara Main Street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good15%
  • Average45%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible10%
26 May 2013
“not good”
10 Apr 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Spanish
L'esquina norte de la cancha de futbol | Samara Main Street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 26 May 2013 via mobile

Excited about restaurant based on their website. It was one of the first I went to in Samara. The food and service are sub par.

Thank mpresdenver
Reviewed 10 April 2013

First off, I have been cooking for 26 years, and ten of those were spent as an Executive Chef. I ate at La Brasas three times during my 8 days in Samara and was thoroughly pleased each time. I had the Paella twice and was...More

Thank Rod0972
Reviewed 3 April 2013

Saw the other reviews and was surprised. Either it's under new management or those other people hit it on the cook's night off. We had great food and great service. Great location on the main street not far from the beach. Would recommend it and...More

Thank SaraD656
Reviewed 15 January 2013

They are doing it ALL wrong. Warm beer, sub par service, poor dishes... We as a group of four agreed that the meal was sub par and there are 10 other places in Samara alone that are 100 times better. What a shame for a...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 7 January 2013

I came here with 3 friends and we all ordered the wrong things. Two of us ordered ravioli that was quite bland, one ordered run-of-the-mill spaghetti bolognese, and the other ordered smoked salmon. None of us were satisfied. A group of 3 near us ordered...More

Thank grsteven89
Reviewed 5 October 2012

The restaurant is centrally located close to the beach and offers seating on two levels. Location is clean, nice wooden furniture. We ate fish. If you like it spicy, you have to try the salsa diable. They do have desserts, but at least the flan...More

Thank Reto_72
Reviewed 25 August 2012

We wanted to stay upstairs: they told us it was not possible. Our choice wasn't on the menù, they told us only after we ordered the beverages. In the end we ordered a fish fillet, absolutely nothing special and not cheap. The worst thing is...More

Thank balzarasta
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Had dinner here with my family on a weeknight. Husband had the lobster, which was pretty good. Grandpa had steak, which he enjoyed. The kids had simple stuff like ravioli and spaghetti. No complaints. The calamari appetizer was very good. It's a cute place and...More

Thank hnm90807
Reviewed 21 May 2012

We came here with our friends from our hotel. I had the seafood pasta which was delicious. My fiance had the steak with was pretty undercooked. He asked for them to take it back and cook a bit more. They brought it back out and...More

Thank TravelBlonde526
Reviewed 26 February 2012

Food was okay. Nothing special and definitely more expensive than other restaurants we ate at in Samara and Playa Carillo. Service was lovely, the usual for Costa Rica. We did not choose to go back other evenings.

Thank A N
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  • Address: L'esquina norte de la cancha de futbol | Samara Main Street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Samara
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