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Amphitheater Restaurant

) #2 of 23 Restaurants in Herradura $$$$ , International,
Villa Caletas Hotel, Herradura 12358-1000, Costa Rica
+506 2630 3010
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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07:00 - 22:00All hours
Costa Rican, International, Central American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Villa Caletas Hotel, Herradura 12358-1000, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We saw monkeys making the drive. Beautiful view and food. Highly recommend, don't drive by!!!! Worth the visit.

Thank Helpens
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food is delicious (pasta and breakfast). The ocean view is great for any time of the day. The Gallo Pinto is delicious. The different kinds of pasta are also delicious. The waiters are very kind. The place is ideal for a solo and romantic...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 5 days ago

We've been staying at Zephyr Palace for the last 5 nights and have had dinner and/or drinks at the Amphitheater Restaurant every night of our stay. All of the staff in the restaurant, and throughout the hotel, are remarkable but I have to give a...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have read some of the reviews about food at the amphitheater restaurant and I wasn't sure what to expect with the food choices. We are on our honeymoon and decided to come here because everyone says the view is amazing. When you first walk...More

Thank DaniCee90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go for the food; go for the view, but just GO! Absolutely amazing views and the food delicious. You can tell a kitchen that admires it's chef.

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is hands down the best I've ever tasted! Those chefs deserve all types of culinary awards! I've been a lot of places and the food at the Amphitheater Restaurants was beyond perfection. 5 star cuisine! The servers were so nice and professional, great...More

Thank jgirl1208
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Villa Caletas, so we were lucky enough to enjoy this restaurant for breakfast and dinner during our stay. The views were amazing, along with the service and food. Our dinner server, Jocksan, was extremely friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable of the menu....More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

This place was amazing : from the service to the food. I expected it to be an amazing view with "okay" food but it surpassed my expectations. I got the shrimp and lobster risotto and it was amazing. It came with a full lobster and...More

1  Thank sarahJ9906GQ
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I enjoyed sea bass with smoked salmon and perfectly steamed baby vegetables and jasmine rice. My partner loved his lobster-filled snapper. We also liked the tuna tartare, though the portion was probably best for one person. Dessert (strawberry-almond chocolate tower) was insanely good, and way...More

Thank L F
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Great place to watch a Costa Rican sunset! Have a drink and sit in the greco roman amphitheatre and watch the sunset! Well worth the trip!

Thank Scartz
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$57
Costa Rican, International, Central American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villa Caletas Hotel, Herradura 12358-1000, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Herradura
  • Phone Number: +506 2630 3010
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This amazing Greek amphitheatre offers sunset views on the Pacific Ocean and the Rain Forest, and is a local favourite known for service, consistency and quality.

Outdoor dining is available in the Anfiteatro Restaurant for those looking for succulent specialties and intimate surrounding.

El Anfiteatro opens from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
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