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La Pecora Nera

3 km/2 mi southeast of town at Playa Cocle | Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0490
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (60 reviews)
“carpaccio” (14 reviews)
“shrimp” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3 km/2 mi southeast of town at Playa Cocle | Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you’ve had enough of the local fare this is the perfect place to go for a great glass of wine, fresh pasta and amazing staff. We’ve gone here twice while staying in the city. Once for dinner and once for drinks and appetizers. The...More

1  Thank Marlina D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I have eaten here several times each of our stays in Puerto Viejo and it is always a highlight for us and something we look forward to. This trip, it was stormy and the electricity was out but we assured the cab...More

Thank Sharle O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at La Pecora Nera the last night of our Costa Rica vacation. All was a others have described it as far as the service and atmosphere, etc. My tuna came with some wonderful sauces and the potatoes au gratin were awesome. However the...More

Thank bonnie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing. The best food we had the entire week. Evelyn was so helpful and the owner was so nice and friendly. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank dottiemark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is amazing! Unless you go right as they open, you'll most likely need a reservation. If you want wine with dinner, they take you into a charming wine room to choose. We took the chefs suggestion and it was the best bottle we've...More

Thank Sierra P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant at the end of a track from the main road looks lovely at night and has a large menu of really tasty food. The larger than life owner patrols the floor and engages with guests offering advice and information on food. We enjoyed...More

Thank lazyboy52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A really nice and cosy place. The staff was very nice and accomodating. Had a dish with seafood and spaghetti, it tasted really good!

Thank ksunny8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With wooden furniture, candlelights and the typical Costarican style with no walls, this restaurant creates a very inviting atmosphere. The service was perfect with very welcoming and helpfull attitude. The food was, If possible, better. So all in all. I realt recomend this place. With...More

Thank Erlend D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The whole experience was great, food was perfect (bruschetta OMG), the place is beautiful, service great and the price is very reasonable for the quality of the food

Thank tomas p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't be put off by the location of this restaurant! We were unsure what we were getting into as we walked up, but we SO happy we did. The food is absolutely amazing, the chef came out and spoke to us and was obviously passionate...More

Thank clearbailey
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Questions & Answers
Wilbur J
16 October 2016|
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Response from Joe D | Reviewed this property |
Don't know.
9 October 2016|
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Response from KeanM | Reviewed this property |
It closed. Run by the same guy as Pecora Nets. The building is being redeveloped although I don't know as what
steve r
12 August 2016|
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Response from Charlie P | Reviewed this property |
I believe that they take calls in afternoon. Well worth it. A must spot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 km/2 mi southeast of town at Playa Cocle | Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca  >  Cocles
  • Phone Number: +506 2750 0490
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