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El Girasol

Main St. | Frente Hotel Vaz, Cahuita, Costa Rica
+506 2755 1164
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (6 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Main St. | Frente Hotel Vaz, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd dinner in the El GIrasol. It was very delicious. Also the service was very friendly. This is really one of the best Italian Restaurants we've visited during our vacation in Costa Rica. It's not cheap but the quality of the food is very good....More

Thank Swissbear07
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was hands down one of the absolute best restaurants I have ever been to. Family owned with a small staff on hand, they are professionals at what they do. My first time out of the USA and this place made me feel like I...More

Thank rymp87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After being in Cahuita for over 10 days I gave up on the idea of a restaurant that could offer me gourmet food but i can say that i found it here in this little restaurant. The restaurant is new, beautiful, and everything portrays good...More

Thank guera323
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Food was good, service was excellent, and it was a nice atmosphere to enjoy an evening out. Nice linens and tables, but we found the chairs to be a bit uncomfortable. Priced about the same for most other good places in Cahuita.

Thank Reddeerguy2013
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

This place is clean and professional. The pizza was awesome and tasty. The pasta was very good with reasonable portions. Service was friendly and professional. Totally recommendable.

Thank danowor
Reviewed 30 October 2017

we showed up with a party of 12 on an off season night when most of the staff had gone home for the night and they bent over backwards to provide great food and friendly service without rushing us. the pizza, sea bass, and lasagna...More

Thank PapaG2000
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Girasol was recommended to us as the place for a good italian meal, it was! I had the pasta with langoustines, mussels and clams. It was divine. Service was also very good.

Thank Lilian M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Service was really good. Had a couple good rum and cokes. The food was just delicious! Really clean place, you actually see the kitchen. The Italian menu offered a lot of choices which all looked amazing.

Thank StompaWampa
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Impeccable service. The food is just incredible. Pasta, sea food, best pizza i've ever had. Their menu has somthing for everyone. They had about 6 tables altogether. Intimate and cozy. Very clean. Please try it !

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This was a great find! Very comfortable, nice atmosphere and very private for being just off the Main Street. Large menu with lots of selection, great wines and excellent service. We split a pizza and salad and both were fantastic- thin crust pizza and done...More

Thank MSpahn
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Farid G
18 October 2017|
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Response from Lilian M | Reviewed this property |
I don´t know, we all had pasta, but I am sure that a salad or risotto should be on their menu.
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Thegrays2006
17 April 2016|
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Response from TOROAncona | Property representative |
Yes sir we acept credit card
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main St. | Frente Hotel Vaz, Cahuita, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Cahuita
  • Phone Number: +506 2755 1164
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