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Ristorante Pizzeria el Paraiso de Alida - CLOSED

Oeste 700 | Carretera a Orotina, Atenas 20501, Costa Rica
+506 2446 4060
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
23 Oct 2016
“REAL Italian in Costa Rica!”
16 Jun 2016
“Food quite good, expensive.Bad thing is we went there twice & both times were doubled charged on credit card.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Oeste 700 | Carretera a Orotina, Atenas 20501, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

My husband and I ate here thanks to a recommendation from a friend. What a great Italian restaurant! We were impressed with the choices on the menu. Something for everyone. I had a pasta with a gorgonzola sauce that was fabulous. The pasta was cooked...More

Thank blaster_d
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The owner speaks no English. He charged our credit card twice for both of the 2 times we ate there. Each charge was a different amount. The 2nd charges for the 2 meals added up to over $100. When we returned and showed him our...More

Thank linda91ray
Reviewed 25 March 2016

The pizza here is very tasty and they have plenty of inventive combinations. I like La Finca pizza better, but they are both good. The night we visited service was slow and the red house wine we ordered had turned.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 5 September 2015

This resturant is exelent,they serve the best pizza with a thin and crispy pizza crust.The chef and the waiter are very funny and always in good mood.We are always delighted when we go from this restaurant...:) :)

Thank Lill B
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

We are here for a week and sought out alidas based on the reviews... First, the people who gave this one star are crazy.. The pizza was amazing, thin crust and so flavorful. The crust was salted to perfection and the sauce is some of...More

Thank ddance9
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Alida, who was born in Italy, makes delicious thin-crust New York style pizza-or should I say Italian-style pizza? At any rate her pizza is delicious, and its the only place in town where you can get anchovies on your pizza.YUM. Alida's also offers pasta dishes...More

Thank Darlene M
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

The ravioli was mediocre at best. It was average in every sense of the word. I can't really recommend it but then again, I am not sure how many good Options exist here.

Thank jayfriedman
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

We were 4 and sat on a table of 6 while there were more big tables unoccupied. The waitress, as well owner of the restaurant, had us move to one of 4 where the sun hit directly. We ordered and waited for an hour for...More

Thank spicado
Reviewed 30 May 2015

This restaurant is located right at the edge of town. We had a nice little outdoor table with cloth tablecloth. The service was excellent, although we had a little trouble with translation, not their fault. The food was excellent. My husband had the lasagna, and...More

Thank skacian
Reviewed 30 July 2014

I have to say that this is one of the finest pizzas I have ever eaten. I love the thin and crispy with lots of great toppings and I was not disappointed. Now, my husband likes the fat crust that is stuffed, so he was...More

Thank ryetr03
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US$7 - US$25
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oeste 700 | Carretera a Orotina, Atenas 20501, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Atenas
  • Phone Number: +506 2446 4060
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Alida de hace 21 anos en Costa Rica viene de una familia de cocineros,el papa nacido en Francia de padres italianos gran chef,crecio en un restaurante,toda la familia paterna se ocupa de restaurante.Con Nicolas hacen del restaurante un ambiente calido y familiar adonde se puede pasar un rato agradable en pareja o con su familia.Alida 21 years ago in Costa Rica comes from a family of cooks, papa born in France of Italian parents great chef, grew up in one restaurant, the whole paternal family restaurante.With Nicolas handles make the restaurant a warm and family where you can spend a nice time with your partner or with your family.
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