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Labiela Sabores del Mundo

Playa Chiquita | 2 Floor Deluxe House, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
+506 2756 8354
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
4 Dec 2016
2 Nov 2016
“Lovely atmosphere”
Restaurant Hours
International, European, Portuguese, South American, Costa Rican
$$ - $$$
Playa Chiquita | 2 Floor Deluxe House, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

Live music without having to take a taxi to downtown area (this is in playa chiquita). Lester Seal was excellent entertainment - a gifted performer. The homemade pizza was huge and delicious. The vegetables and rice fresh. The wine and atmosphere relaxing. The hostess is...More

Thank piratepete171
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We stumbled upon this restaurant when we saw a man playing the saxophone to what seemed to be a relaxed little bar atmosphere. Catered to a large party last minute, food was decent but deserves an A+++ for the atmostphere, stiff drinks, and service alone.

Thank Nicholas V
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

There are not many restaurants between Cocles and Manzanillo. Chose this one, especially on a Sunday night when the beautiful souls who comprise Tracy and the Lazy Monkey Band. Rita, who owns this amazing place, has had to endure a lot to just run a...More

Thank SocklessJ
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We ordered the guacamole and a pizza. The guacamole was okay, but I have had much better at other restaurants in the area. It seemed to be mostly large chunks of tomatoes rather than avocado. The chips were also just from a bag and they...More

Thank Shana E
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Some of the best fresh local cuisine. It was a short walk from our hotel. Staff is very friendly. Labiela is an outstanding chef and serves delicious Portuguese dishes. She has specials each night with a fresh ingredients. For our group this was one of...More

Thank islandexplorer
Reviewed 5 January 2016

On New Year's Eve, 2015, me and my travel companion were robbed and assaulted by the employees of this restaurant. We were isolated as the remaining two patrons of the place, then attacked and beaten up by employees. The owner/manager did nothing but observe, and...More

Thank foreverdub
saboresdelmundo, Owner at Labiela Sabores del Mundo, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2016

i´m so sorry we came to this level.... this lady, japonese american was treatead as everybody, we were working so hard to have a perfect new years eve, i was in the kitchen. i´ve tried to talk w this lady cause i was consorne that...More

Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

I just returned from a solo trip to Puerto Viejo and the warm welcome I received from Rita at La Biela set the tone for my whole trip. This was the only place along this stretch of road with a lively atmosphere on a rainy...More

Thank chicg
saboresdelmundo, Owner at Labiela Sabores del Mundo, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2015

thank u vrey much;) hope u come back soon;)

Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I have just returned from this establishment having gone there on recommendations of others on trip adviser, and without meaning to offend those whom left good reviews, they must have never had a decent meal in their lives, the food was mediocre...More

Thank Iainhambly
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Food was very good but what really earns the place 5 stars is the friendly nature of the place from owner to bartender to chef. We were instant friends and didn't want to leave.

1  Thank SectorScott9
Reviewed 26 November 2014 via mobile

I spent the first three weeks of November in Playa Chiquita. La Biela was the first restaurant we ventured out to and it truly set the stage for what would prove to be the best vacation of my life. The food was simply amazing and...More

1  Thank MaryLou L
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Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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  • Address: Playa Chiquita | 2 Floor Deluxe House, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 2756 8354
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