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La Dolce Vita

Esterillos Oeste, Quepos Esterillos Oeste, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (7 reviews)
“italian food” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
Esterillos Oeste, Quepos Esterillos Oeste, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't let the decor fool you! Finally came here after a friend recommend it. The sangria was sooo good! Loved that she gave me a long spoon to eat the fruit!!! I had the spicy salami pizza, asked if they would put pineapple on as...More

Thank Monika S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Real family food prepared by a real family. Don't expect SPAGO! On one of the side streets in Quepos - basic decor. But really good food and very inexpensive prices. Fresh food, fresh pasta and pizza - great thin crust - medium is sufficient for...More

1  Thank dhlc416
Reviewed 17 April 2017

It's a simple restaurant but with the best italian food where you will eat the best pizza and pasta of your life. I can't wait to go back to La Dolce Vita.

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and great tasting pizza! Nice accommodations and a/c. The prices are very reasonable for the area.

Thank Ndouglas75
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meals. We ate here 2 nights. The menu was perfect for us . Spinach and ricotta ravioli as well as vegetable lasagne the first night. The oso buco and polenta a rare treat the second evening. The atmosphere and service especially warm and friendly.

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Don't pass up a chance to enjoy this fantastic bistro style eatery in downtown Quepos! They offer many Italian options; however I can't seem to decide my favorite. Fabulous thin crust pizza with a wonderful assortment of toppings, all fresh and generous portions. The pasta...More

Thank LisaPuraVida
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The menu have the traditional pizza and pasta you will find in other restaurants but is full of other traditional home made dishes. My ate ozobucco, lasagna and bresaola it was delicious. I had brusheta and gongonzola penne. the portions are generous and the ingrediets...More

Thank Krissia6350
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

The best pasta & pizza we've ever had. Mario, the cook is prime rate. Serena made the pizza for us. Both were very nice and they offered us original limoncello. This is a most for real Italian food. We hope to return soon ;)

Thank Ana Lilia A
Reviewed 10 April 2016

I went to this restaurant twice while in Quepos. The first time I had pizza which was excellent. The second time I was going to have something else from the menu, but chose the pizza again. It was one of the best Italian-style pizzas I...More

Thank hrdmapl
Reviewed 6 November 2015

After reading the reviews, we had high expectations for La Dolce Vita but were underwhelmed, mostly by the food. Bruscetta consisted of toasted white bread topped with tomato sauce. Pasta with Red Sauce Al Tonno was made with canned tuna. The lasagna wasn't bad, albeit...More

Thank iRufus
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Esterillos Oeste, Quepos Esterillos Oeste, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Quepos
  • Phone Number: 866-539-0036
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