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al chile viola

Santa Teresa | 200 mts norte del Supermercado La Hacienda, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
+506 2640 0433
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (38 reviews)
“homemade pasta” (18 reviews)
“jumbo prawns” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Santa Teresa | 200 mts norte del Supermercado La Hacienda, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Beautiful , open air seating, Nice selection of food to choose from. Local fish and produce.Family operated. Solo musician with a soft Beautiful voice. Yummy Desserts.

Thank jmontana2014
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Such a great little restaurant, we ate here one night as it was the closest to our hotel and we are so happy we did - the restaurant is beautifully decorated and the food was amazing! My son had the homemade pasta and it was...More

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I was against going here from the start. I didn't come.to Costa Rica to eat Italian. Having said that, I acquiesced and everything was phenomenal. Mojito was awesome, and the Lasagna was unbelievable. Wife got octopus was grilled perfectly. Good food is good food, and...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We ate here twice during our trip and would have eaten here again had we found it earlier in our trip. The chef is so passionate about his restaurant - he personally came out to assist us when he somehow found out we were having...More

Thank CrazyhazyPlano
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Our group went here for dinner one night and had mixed reviews. I felt the appetizers were the best part of the meal. Fresh ingredients and well made. For my entree I ordered the shrimp ravioli. The pasta dough wasn't cooked properly, so it gave...More

Thank AdventureAwaitsUs
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Firstly - the passion fruit margarita was amazing. I had to stop at two but made a couple of stops during the rest of our time to have more even without eating! Service excellent, we had two of the pasta dishes - one was the...More

Thank HelloSunshine43
Reviewed 30 October 2016

the truth, very good food, tasty, homemade pasta, super good ...... I recommended this place .....located in santa teresa

Thank 841george
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The best Italian food I've ever had! The couple who run the restaurant moved to Costa Rica to open their own restaurant. We ate there twice! Highly recommend!

Thank Sheena K
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing dinner (tunna and octopus) while listening to live music. They have good quality beer and the waiters are very professional. I would go back.

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We accidentally stopped here and had a very good meal. Staff was very courteous and service was good.

Thank Thomas H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Teresa | 200 mts norte del Supermercado La Hacienda, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Santa Teresa
  • Phone Number: +506 2640 0433
  • E-mail
Al chile viola offers a great collection of incredible italian dishes prepared carefully by our italian chef Emiliano and served by his wife Luz.
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