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KaiBella - CLOSED

Main Street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
10 Oct 2014
“CLOSED”
5 Apr 2013
“Fresh, Delicious and Healthy”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Main Street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 10 October 2014

Tried to find it several times in January, 2014. Noticed that the most recent review was in April 2013 and were suspicious that it was no longer open. Asked locals on more than one occasion and they all said it is no longer in business....More

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 6 April 2013

We tried this restaraunt on the advice of some locals who frequent it once a week and I must say that we were not disappointed. A little tricky to find as it is tucked away off the street. You virtually have to walk through the...More

1  Thank IamCain
Reviewed 2 April 2013

Thai food is wonderfully fresh and delicious, and Kaibella reallly excels at doing both well. Plus their presentation is probably the best we´ve seen at any thai restaurant, including a delightfully fresh salad and edible flower with their various curry dishes. We found serving sizes...More

Thank RetirementAdventures
Reviewed 28 March 2013

The food is plentiful -- we way overordered. It was a nice little place with friendly service inside a courtyard. Each dish came with a salad -- including the appetizers!

Thank LifesGood
Reviewed 26 March 2013

As a vegan it is difficult to find a nice healthy variety of food (to break the monotony) in Playa Samara. However, I am never let down by the fresh, healthy, attention to detail given to each order I place at Kaibella. For over a...More

1  Thank Sonya T
Reviewed 19 March 2013 via mobile

My husband and I ate at Kai Bella in late February. The only reason I gave this two stars instead of one is because the food is actually quite good. There just isn't much of it. The spring rolls were really tremendous with the blackish...More

Thank Youwinsome
Reviewed 16 March 2013

Started with steamed pork dumplings and spring rolls...very delicious and fresh. Appetizers come with a small salad which was also very fresh colourful and tasty. Our main courses were green curry chicken and masalas with beef. Both dishes were perfectly prepared, presented and tasted wonderful....More

Thank CottageMouse
Reviewed 27 February 2013

While the food at KaiBella is delicious, the room was VERY hot and it took our party of 6 people 2 hours from start to finish. We had to wait a very long time to receive our drinks and then a very long time to...More

1  Thank kathywells42
Belle R, Owner at KaiBella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2013

Thank you for coming to my restaurant while you were visiting Samara. I'm very sorry you left the restaurant disappointed with your experience. My staff & I take great care to ensure that each dish is fresh & delicious and beautifully presented before leaving our...More

Reviewed 27 February 2013

Everywhere else we ate in Samara had our food out so promptly it was hard waiting over an hour for both our appetizer and main courses. Once we got our food the portion although very generous in greenery and decor, I felt was bland and...More

Thank CeeCeeSweetpea
Belle R, Owner at KaiBella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2013

Thank you for coming to my restaurant while you were visiting Samara. I'm so sorry you left the restaurant disappointed with your experience. My goal is not to present authentic Thai food, as my restaurant is an eclectic mix of Thai, Asian & Caribbean dishes....More

Reviewed 23 February 2013 via mobile

The Chinese is OK but the Thai is UNREAL. Our favorite are the tofu bites. Just get them, the sauce alone is worth it. Like everyone else says, be prepared to wait a little for made to order food and enjoy!

Thank ErinKevinChicago
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  • Address: Main Street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Samara
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Fresh, Flavorful Food Cooked from the Heart, tropisch-thailändische-Fusion-Küche
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