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La Luna

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Playa Pelada, Nosara 4, Costa Rica
+506 2682 0122
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

La Luna is gorgeous, right on the beach, with great ambiance and funky decor. Stop in for Lunch or Dinner or a drink with friends. Portions are very generous. I had the Carpaccio , which was listed as a starter, but it was plenty as a main meal. It was superb! Gracias! Pura Vida.

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Thank Susanne S
Menlo Park, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Every bite of food we put in our mouth here was amazingly good. The cuisine is Mediterranean, we had delicious thin-crust pizzas out of their large wood-fired pizza oven, and the Mediterranean platter with lots of good choices -- but perhaps the best was the fish & seafood entree in coconut-lime sauce. Everything so good in a shockingly beautiful setting.... More 

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Huntington, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Located right on the beach! The atmosphere is great (felt like i was in a Pottery Barn catalog). Make sure to make a reservation as La Luna does get crowded and you want to be seated outside. The staff is very friendly and the food is delicious.

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Thank Nez D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

A hidden, but very beautiful beach restaurant with great design and fantastic views. The pizza and ceviche were both great. Recommended just before sunset, so you can walk on the beach first.

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Thank Chandler-Rosenthal
Frankfurt, Germany
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

A hip location, cool interieur, great ambience, perfect service and delicious food. We've been here during the day and also for a sundowner and dinner - wonderful place!

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Thank Julchen1807
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

I had the fish tacos and my wife a pizza. Both were so amazing that we returned the following evening. The Food is not only the best thing, they are beach front so try to get there before sun down so you can see an amazing sunset enjoying a cocktail. It is very romantic. Great service

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Thank Manrique S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Simply don't miss opportunity to try the best mojito ever and anazing food. We came with kids to have a break of 20 minutes and we stayed 4 hours.

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Thank Darko B
Fairhope, Alabama
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

La Luna is our favorite restaurant in Nosara. The food is great, the service is excellent and the view is beautiful. If you visit Nosara, you owe yourself a visit to La Luna!

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Thank Mike M
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

This was my favorite place to visit and eat in all of Costa Rica. The way the restaurant is situated on Playa Pelada is wonderful. I did not want to leave this place! The service was awesome as was the food. They serve the best flatbread I've ever eaten. I could sit at this place for hours and hours and... More 

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Thank Brian J
Hermosa Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Located on a beautiful beach. Watch the sun set as you eat dinner. Breathtaking. We sat outside and had pizza, salad, and local craft beer. All three were good. The servers were attentive and friendly. It's all about the location, though. The surfers were out and the sunset was amazing.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, South American, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Pelada, Nosara 4, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Nosara
  • Phone Number: +506 2682 0122

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