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El Forno

Main street, Brasilito, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (34 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
“greek salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main street, Brasilito, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised at the pizza and the price. We bought five pizzas for 8 and took two bixes of leftovers home. The Sicilian was awesome but the garlic bread was so so. Price for 8 was an incredible deal.

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Those that have eaten here will not few changes. The menu is identical as previous owner's and staff seems to be the same. As is often the case it seems that prices have been increased. That being said the food is usually good, the Greek...More

Thank Tony C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some of the food our group got was good; the lasagna for example. 2 of us ordered the beef Marsala (the menu is difficult to understand, took a while to get the server to explain what type of meat it was made with), the beef...More

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here twice. The pizza was a bit of a miss but the garlic shrimp were amazing. Service is laid back.

Thank Catherine I
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Great good ole Pizza. Great to eat out, or pick up and bring back to your place. It seems like every restaurant in Costa Rica does pizza...but El Forno does it well

Thank ToroChingo
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

We needed to pick something up for dinner so we stopped in and ordered 2 pizzas. They took our order and in 15 minutes we had 2 delicious pizzas.

Thank Kurt K
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We ended up here because everywhere else was booked, so we figured we give it a try. All the dishes came out great, and the service was excellent. Prices were very reasonable. Sorry we did try the pizza.

Thank searay270000
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

The place is very small, it is in front of the Conchal Beach but the food is great, the 4 seasons pizza is amazing, the portions are big so it’s good for shearing.

Thank gabyveld
Reviewed 15 October 2017

They have the best pizza in the area. They make their pizza with thin crust which is the way we like it. Many different choices and they have additional Italian dishes but we stuck to the pizza and greek salad. One note is that they...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We weren't even sure it was open since we couldn't see any people from the road. Glad we ventured in! The pizzas - ham and mushroom, and 4 seasons - had really good thin crust and were tasty. Honestly some of the best thin crust...More

Thank seecrane
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main street, Brasilito, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Brasilito
Excellent food, huge portions, very reasonably priced
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