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La Esquina Restaurant & Pizzeria

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| 40 Metros Sur Del Banco Nacional, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
+506 2249 5565
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18:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Edmonton, AB
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can I say, we ate dinner at this restaurant 4 times during our 2 week vacation. We sampled 2 different pasta dishes, the pizza, the chicken milanesa, the shrimp tacos and the bombon dessert. The pasta with Chef's sauce rivaled pasta I had in Italian, it was incredibly light and tender with a delicious sauce. The chicken milanesa was... More 

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Thank Luvtotravel999
Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I come to Guanacaste monthly. Dan and Nati are the greatest and their food the best. I had been ordering their seafood pasta so often that Dan finally told me I should try something else. I had the kabobs. Great comfort food all around. As you can tell from the other reviews, the pizza never disappoints either. Go there.

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Thank Ford K
pennsylvaina
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Walked to this gem on a pizzeria!! Was met by the owner Danny from Argentina!! Awesome guy !! Took out orders of refreshments and then took our orders !! Beautiful place great atmosphere!! We ordered the carnivore pizza so ridiculously good the sauce and all the meats were delicious!! We got some of the stuffed homemade pasta omg to sit... More 

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Thank mrkingcobra38
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

la esquina is a really charming restaurant, amazingly tasty pizzas and really nice staff . i totally recomend this restaurant in tamarindo!

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Thank nicolas l
San Jose, Costa Rica
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is really good place to come casual and have a GREAT brick oven pizza. The pizza man Johnny loves what he do and results reflects.. Dany the waiter is friendly and happy. Highly recommended.

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Thank EricCR2
Virginia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This is a tiny little spot right on the road, but they still create a nice ambience. Their pizza was one of the best I've ever eaten. Their service was great. I saw a little play area four children inside the restaurant.

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Thank PaulaLynne
Halifax, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Some of the best pizza we have ever had anywhere! Wood fired, thin crust and great sauce.. that is what makes a wonderful pizza. Prices are very reasonable and the service is very friendly. We highly recommend this spot!

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Thank kaco138
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We had pizza.. and I especially wanted pizza being from New York and all. It was great; different of course and great. We saved 2 pieces and had them in the morning. Must go again.

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Thank jclocke73
Sturgeon Falls, Canada
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a great place for pizza and pasta. The service was excellent and the staff was awesome. Prices are great and pizza was fabulous

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Thank Linda M
United Kingdom
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99 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I chose the Chicken Neapolitano and my wife chose the Fettuccine with a chicken and cream sauce. Both were well presented and very delicious. Nice thing was the owner topped up my banana shake when it was empty as he had some left when he was making it. He also gave me some extra garlic bread to mop up the... More 

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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
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | 40 Metros Sur Del Banco Nacional, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Tamarindo
  • Phone Number: +506 2249 5565

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