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Bistro Bon Appetit

Carretera Monteverde a Tilaran, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5301
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (52 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
“chicken wrap” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Carretera Monteverde a Tilaran, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, friendly and DELICIOUS! If you like thin bread pizza this is a great spot for you. Pizza lomito (with arugula) is a great choice. Also the soup (sopa asteca) was very delicious as well.

Thank Nermin Y
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We decided to try this restaurant due to the reviews. When we arrived, there was a bus load of young adult tourists eating their dinner. The waiter provided us a nice table away from the group. We ordered some good wine and appetizers including a...More

Thank Wyndham429
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The restaurant looks actually better from the inside than from the outside. Staff was great, very attentive. We had a nice evening with good food (grilled chicken and Pizza Lomo) and good wine. Although the name suggests French cuisine, the choice of food is more...More

1  Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 17 March 2018

The food was good, but they get buses and do the buses first. I guess that makes sense for them, but don't go unless you have all night to kill.

Thank WadeL220
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We enjoyed a nice dinner at this restaurant. Liked the atmosphere, nice menu. good wine list and very nice service. We can highly recommend.

Thank Crawford99975
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

After 10 days in Santa Elena, for some variety, we turned left, instead of right, out of our hotel. We thought we were heading for a hotel reputed for its sunset views. We walked a number of dusty, steep roads and decided after about an...More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We ate here one night and it was very good. The night before we had tried to go but too many tour groups had filled the restaurant and we decided not to wait an hour for our food. We would recommend it for families as...More

Thank LNeighbor
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had 2 meals here, lunch and dinner, and both were excellent. No complaints at all ... we will return!

Thank Anne_R_Hutson
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Ate here last night, pizza was ok, seafood spaghetti was good. Service was ok but drinks were below par, ordered margaritas which weren’t very good and glasses not nearly full. The Banana drink with Baileys was flavorless. Prob won’t go back.

Thank Myrth J
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Came here with our g adventures tour group. I had the garlic prawn pizza, which was quite tasty, although a little oily. Plenty of prawns on it. Freshly squeezed mango juice was delicious. Only downfall we were waiting a long time for our food to...More

Thank Katherine P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Monteverde a Tilaran, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 5301
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