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Sabor Espanol

Playa Uvita - Beachfront | Playa Uvita, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica
+506 8768 9160
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salmon” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Playa Uvita - Beachfront | Playa Uvita, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Arrived late, the concierge from Tikivillas recommended​ this spot since his kitchen was closed. The place did not disappoint! We were graciously greeted by the hostess and during the meal the chef. We were starved otherwise we would have ordered any of the paella s...More

Thank Errol A
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

It was my second time at this amazing place. First time I went like 2 years ago. This time, I was in the area and wanted to show my friends what this incredible place Sabor Español is. They were all very excited to find this...More

Thank Adrián O
MontseAlvarez, Propietario at Sabor Espanol, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Hello Adrian, It is a pleasure to serve guest like you! Thank you for your nice comments, we are very happy witn that ! See you soon! Montse Alvarez

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We read online this was number 2 and had to try it. We ordered the mushrooms, Spanish omelette and the chicken bacon skewers. Everything was good, but nothing to ride home about. The service was excellent and the atmosphere was nice (minus the bugs). Make...More

Thank Eryn H
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is rated number one for a reason. It's fantastic Try the paella , best I've ever had Red sangria is also best Located down a gravel road near the beach The service here is personally attended by the owner and the chef. Couldn't...More

Thank Jrmcape
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We had read the reviews about this place and they were all true - delicious paella, lovely sangria and the chef even came out of the kitchen twice to check on our meal and wave is off. Really enjoyable evening.

Thank SKbristol24
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Finding the place is quite interesting. Thinking to yourself that you have taken a wrong turn means you are getting close. This place has it all. Amazing food, friendly service with a European touch. The cook even shared a recipe with us. Thanks again for...More

Thank Eric P
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A very romantic place to take a special person. Excellent service with an introductory visit by the chef himself. The food is singular and artistically prepared. Best to have a reservation. The salmon was cooked to perfection--not too much.

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Sangria, garlic oyster mushrooms and seafood paella in a perfect romantic setting with passionate attentive service, even from the chef! 5 stars

Thank StevieJenks
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Then you should give this place a visit. We ordered many tapas and all shared. The place did not have paella when we went due to not having received a delivery of some indispensable ingredients. We were satisfied with what we got. Also had sangria...More

1  Thank Joel O
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This small restaurant is tucked away on some smaller roads off the main highway but 100% worth finding. The outdoor setting in the evening was perfect, the service is amazing, and the food was so delicious and fresh! We ordered sangria, a vegetarian paella to...More

Thank cici5075
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Uvita - Beachfront | Playa Uvita, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Uvita
  • Phone Number: +506 8768 9160
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Spanish restaurant, owners from Ibiza and Barcelona. Specializing in Paellas, Sangria, Spanish Wines List, Meats and Seafood dishes. Open for dinner.
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