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Cabinas El Colibri

200 Mtrs Este Del Hotel Guanamar | 50 mtrs de la Iglesia, Playa Carrillo, Costa Rica
+506 2656 0656
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (87 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 Mtrs Este Del Hotel Guanamar | 50 mtrs de la Iglesia, Playa Carrillo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Possibly the best restaurant in Costa Rica. It may not be Tico, but the steaks are excellent, the Italian dishes are tasty and the bread is light and a great complement to the other dishes. The atmosphere is cost but airy. We went in a...More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Located in Carrillo close to the beach on the hill 5 minutes walk enjoy an Argentinean BBQ hmm hmm Great

Thank roquefcs
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered the sorted meat for 2. Parrillada and lemonade. It was enough for 3 adults with middle appetite.

Thank Bareto86
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Colibri is known for its steaks. Wish I could review them. Instead, we had caught a bunch of mahi mahi and yellow fin tuna and had them cook them for use. Very inventively and deliciously prepared, in a variety of ways. We started with tuna...More

Thank Jef K
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We were staying in the Guanamar hotel, so this restaurant was in a perfect location since it's so close to it. My girlfriend and I both had the tenderloin steak. It was so good! Perfectly cooked and with nice herbs. Vegetables were also good, I...More

Thank Wietse238
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We have dinner here every time (twice a year) we are in Samara/Carrillo. The steaks are amazing - tender, juicy, grilled to perfection. The owners and staff are lovely. Service is excellent and the ambiance is pleasant and relaxing. El Colibri is one of our...More

Thank mel_T19
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here on our last night in Costa Rica. We had been in the country for two weeks and travelled from San Jose, La Fortuna and Monteverde. This was, hands down, the best meal in Costa Rica for us. It might just be one...More

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Excellent Argentinian steak place. We had the mixed grilled and everything was perfectly cooked and excellent cuts of meat. Nice wine list and ambiance excellent. Worth the trip to Carrillo just to east at this place!

Thank TravelCT36
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I love a good steak, especially a tenderloin. Not only was the flavor of this steak out of this world, but I swear it literally melted in my mouth. intruly believe this was the most tender steak I have eaten in all of my years!...More

Thank talthauser
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

An Argentinian style restaurant in the Samara - Carillo area, this is the place for a perfectly cooked steak. Of course, there are lots of things on the menu, but the steaks are the main attraction. The ambience is very Argentinian, relaxing and casual, but...More

Thank Icantrelax
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marie g
9 March 2016|
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Response from Marian M | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember, but I wasn't looking for seafood. You would think they would/should have all the bases covered.
13 February 2016|
Response from Michelle S |
Yes. They do.
1 November 2015|
Response from Roxana E | Property representative |
Good Morning, not when I try to call but if the phone works.   Hotel 26560656, 83318870 my phone, no problem with the dog .When do you need the room? How many people are they?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Mtrs Este Del Hotel Guanamar | 50 mtrs de la Iglesia, Playa Carrillo, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Carrillo
  • Phone Number: +506 2656 0656
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Las mejores carnes al estilo Argentino en una de las mejores playas de Costa Costa, Playa Carrillo. Los invitamos a disfrutar de nuestra comida casera, sencilla en un ambiente familiar.
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