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La Dolce Vita

Urbanizacion Las Palmas | Centro Commercial El Pueblito, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
+506 2670 1384
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (39 reviews)
“lava cake” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Urbanizacion Las Palmas | Centro Commercial El Pueblito, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 256 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have a condo in Las Palmas, besides the fact that it's a 2 minute walk from my place, Dolce Vida is a restaurant I would go to regardless of the convenient location. Great food and service, from the pizzas ( very thin crust, generous...More

Thank Judi G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two weeks in Playas del Coco....we ate at this wonderful restaurant three times!!!! Pasta, pizza, calzones...salads...all delicious!

1  Thank Jan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place, good service, good pizza. Would be a nice touch to serve water and some bread while waiting for the main dish. Pizza was good. Not outstanding but good. We ordered desserts (we were 2 people) and they ended up being more expensive...More

Thank CRUnique
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are locals and eat here 2/3 times a week. The guys who own and run the business are authentic Italians and know how to cook high quality food. My personal favorite is the Gnocchi. Make sure you visit this place if...More

Thank Malcolm H
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome staff, pretty place and truly delicious food! The pizza was super tasteful and natural, highly recommended!

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I ordered a Margherita pizza and I got a regular cheese pizza, didn't really seem authentically Italian BUT it was still good. My friend ordered the tuna tartar and said it was awful and didn't taste fresh so that was disappointing. My friend ordered a...More

Thank StasiaLoskutov
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This is what authentic Italian food tastes like. Everything was delicious, great service and the place is beautiful. The lasagna and the calzone were incredible.

Thank Fernando N
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Try La Dolce Vita if you are looking for great Italian food. This has a wonderful court yard that is off the beaten path. The seafood pasta was delicious. Lava cake can't be missed. They were able to easily seat our party of nine. Parking...More

Thank Ken P
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We (two couples) had two incredible dinners at this restaurant away from the main street of Coco. The well-sheltered outdoor tables were well appointed. The service was superb and the menu had great options. Then came the food. We each enjoyed different entrees that were...More

Thank Richard O
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We are here for our last night in Guanacaste. It is in a little center with several other restaurants with a parking lot for the center. We enjoyed the pizza here. My husband had grilled snapper with vegetables. My daughter had pasta with shrimp in...More

Thank Savvy40
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Response from Deep1122 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry there are no direct buses from the airport at Liberia but i got a cab and negotiated the fare at $40 each way, which is a bit cheaper than private shuttle buses at $ 45-50 each way and also quicker since the shuttle... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urbanizacion Las Palmas | Centro Commercial El Pueblito, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
  • Phone Number: +506 2670 1384
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Open for Breakfast, lunch and dinner with garden with candle light and air conditioning inside...
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