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Mamma e Papa

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Perezoso Road, Ojochal 60504, Costa Rica
+506 2786 5336
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Clarkston, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant while in Ojochal and the was on par with the restaurants we visited in Italy. The homemade pasta was wonderful!!

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Thank doctorz1958
Havre, Montana
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

If you are a foodie and you are in the area of Ojochal, Costa Rica you'll want to eat at Mamma e Papas. Reservations are required as there isn't a lot of seating at this quaint restaurant. Waite staff speaks good English and are extremely attentive. Everything on the menu is worth trying at least once.

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Thank Debby J
Ojochal, Costa Rica
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We visit Mamma e Papa several times on every visit to Costa Rica and the quality of the food and service is excellent every single time. The owners, Enzo and Gineth, are wonderful and truly do everything possible to ensure their customers and happy and well fed. We will keep coming back to enjoy the homemade pizza and pasta year... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Have been a few times to Mamma e Papa and there is not a thing on the menu that is not amazing! Highly recommended!

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Thank Jason F
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had a large group of 11 family & friends. Everyone was happy with their order. I had Hawaiian pizza. Yum!!

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Thank Lindey L
Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We went for two dinners over the span of 2 weeks. Both times, the service and food were excellent. The ambiance was great too...nice and relaxing after a day in the sun. The portions were very generous and leftover pizza made for a great lunch the next day. Oh, and don't forget to leave room for dessert! The 'lemon pie'... More 

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Thank K H
Asheville, North Carolina
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Back to Ojochal this year and looked forward to Mamma e Papa! Their homemade pasta is second to none. Combine that with excellent appetizers and desserts and you have a wonderful night out. The service is extra friendly, prices reasonable and great atmosphere. Highly recommended!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The food and service are absolutely wonderful. The pasta is made fresh. They easily accommodated a no-tomato requirement. The pesto was outstanding. The wine was reasonably priced and high quality. We are sadly lacking in our Spanish language skills and that was no problem. Desserts were scratch-made and just delicious. Wow.

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1 Thank Molecularpenguin
Santa Cruz, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This is a find. It looks a little odd from the street -- after all, it's Costa Rica -- but the homey patio and atmosphere is a welcome surprise. The homemade pasta is awesome and we were told by some others that the pizza was great as well.

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between Dominical and Uvita, Costa Rica
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I have eaten here on several occasions and don't know why I have never taken the time to review it before. I have always found Mamma y Papa to be a solid dinner choice, not only for Italian food but just for GOOD food. The pasta is made fresh daily and the red sauce is always spot on. This is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 45
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Perezoso Road, Ojochal 60504, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Ojochal
  • Phone Number: +506 2786 5336

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?