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Pizzeria La Baula

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| 100m North from Hotel Pasatiempo, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 2653 1450
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17:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This Pizza shop was recommended to me by a local and it lived up to expectations. The crust is very thin but the pizza was very tasty. The service was fast and efficient.

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Thank Pete N
Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just don't get why this one is rated highly. Lack of better pizza maybe ? It was OK. Not world class. I found the crust too thin, which gave the pizza a flat bread texture. We had the meat lovers pizza. Topping were ok. And we had the only salad on the menu. It too was ok. The resto itself... More 

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Thank Anthony M
Houston, Texas
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99 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Relaxing atmosphere, friendly service, good (very thin) pizza, and a perfect playground to let kids run around after dinner.

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Thank Matt S
Decatur, Alabama
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Open air Pizza and pasta . Average service,. but a Great Size "personal" pizza easily large enough for two. Nice Local view . Remember ...this is a third world country, but this pizza is as good as any in the "states".

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Thank Al_Badger
Edmonton, Canada
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this place on our honeymoon. We love thin crust pizza and we have to say this was probably the best if not, top two thin crust pizzas we've ever had. Very good! Ultra thin, properly cooked, not too soggy, and very tasty. Met the owners from Rome and chatted about Italy and Italian food. Great people. We highly recommend... More 

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Mountain View, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to La Baula with about 30 friends for a night our in Tamarindo the week of our wedding. La Baula was perfect for our group, they had plenty of outdoor seating, the drinks were delicious, and there were lots of pizza options for a good price. We think we discovered one of their secrets. We noticed their crust... More 

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Thank Zeledart
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pizza was wonderful!! Loved it. Super disappointed by the pasta. Very bland. Ok service.unique atmosphere, open air, good place to people watch.

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Thank coloradogirl7321
Paris, France
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122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ran across the place by accident but was impressed with the service and quality. It's easy to see why it is so busy. It was so good, we also did delivery another night!

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Thank Christat13
Fletcher, North Carolina
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pizza crust was cracker thin and tasty! We enjoyed a vegetarian pizza loaded with yummy fresh veggies. Our hotel helped to arrange for delivery and turn-around from order to receipt was speedy! La Baula was highly recommended by several locals we met while in Tamarindo!

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Thank terripants2016
Los Cabos, Mexico
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spend there a nice dinner for my birthday, we had a great time and a great pizza, we just love it! Our favorite.....arugula, parmesan and prosciutto pizza, just add a little bit of balsamic vinegar! great for large group of friends or families

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | 100m North from Hotel Pasatiempo, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 2653 1450
Description
Una pizzeria con una atmosfera unica, un ambiente acogedor,casual y de entorno agradable... el mejor lugar para cenar en Tamarindo!Nuestro menu es especializado en pizzas a la carta, ensaladas, variedad de vinos, postres y nuestros famosos gelatos.Ademas contamos con mesas al aire libre, columpios y tobogan para ninos.

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