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Lazlo's Catch of the Day

Ave 71 | Between Salsa Brava Restaurant and Exploradores Outdoors, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“grilled veggies” (22 reviews)
“fish” (173 reviews)
“fries” (40 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ave 71 | Between Salsa Brava Restaurant and Exploradores Outdoors, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Simple, yet fantastic. They were out of tequila for margaritas, so Rob jumped on his skateboard and went and got us our necessary libations.

Thank sieratino
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing place, super flavor and fresh but hurry up!!! Fish runs out really quick!!! Ask for their cocktails!!!

Thank rgaritas01
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The preparation was amazing......great personal contact with the owner...... They really know their business!!

1  Thank 358SteveS
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This place is only open whe there is fresh fish. Caught that day. His son Robbie was a wonderful host We had red snapper that was cooked perfectly There's a bar too It on the south end of town and easy to find.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Simple. Easy. Gourmet. Even the thin sliced grilled vegetables are delicious. Robbie can also make a great cocktail, with plenty of punch. I'll be back this weekend when I'm back in PV.

Thank Brendan T
Reviewed 4 June 2018

If you are looking for fresh fish with great grilled local vegetables and the best fried potatoes you've ever had, then this is the place to go in Puerto Viejo. If you're looking for ambiance, this is not the place to go. The proprietor, Robbie,...More

Thank Tim E
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Food ok. Staff not so much. Loud staff friends, not consuming. Relatively pricey for Puerto Viejo. Tiny. Uncomfortable.

Thank mjlechenique
Reviewed 25 May 2018

The excellent reviews say it all. If you like large portions of well cooked fresh fish, turn up about 6.30 pm. If you can find it; and if fish has been caught and it is open that day, take a table - if there is...More

Thank Andrew0749
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Eat here twice during my visit. One word FANTASTIC. everything drinks, food , service. Cant miss had the tuna one night and the red snapper a few days after.

Thank speedysd
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We were delighted to have the pleasure to find Lazlo himself dining so took his advice on ordering the Mahi Mahi and Red Snapper. Stacy made us feel like Tico family, serving our steaming platters with a friendly smile and local yore. The meal included...More

Thank cathigreen
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3 February 2017|
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Response from Ann Marie C | Reviewed this property |
I believe they open around 6 pm. I never saw them open for lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave 71 | Between Salsa Brava Restaurant and Exploradores Outdoors, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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