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El Huerto De Playa Grande

Playa Grande | Playa Grande, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
+506 2653 1259
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (176 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Playa Grande | Playa Grande, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

El Huerto is always on my hit list of places to eat pizza in Playa Grande. The “Carnivore” and The “Diablo” are what I recommend.

Thank gcnoserider
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Playa Grande 3 nights and ate dinner twice here. The food was so delicious we decided to return on our final night. The pizza is probably the best we have ever had. I don’t think you can go wrong with anything on...More

Thank 406Bean
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Do not go to Italy for a Pizza! Go to El Huerto in Playa Grande. Elegant and fabulous! Largest and most creative pizza menu I have ever seen.

Thank ticajean
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Visited El Huerto twice for dinner and ordered take out another night. Food was excellent!!! we loved the pizza but the pasta dishes were also excellent. I highly recommend the pasta with pesto!

Thank Sallysantos
Reviewed 25 March 2018

The poke tuna with mango and sesame was the best I've ever had. The wood-fired pizzas and fish were good; the desserts, especially the chocolate lava cake, were excellent. Pretty spot, with tables open to the air, lanterns and lights, tunes, and a good vibe....More

Thank Karen085260
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We visited here 2 nights of our 3 nights in playa grande. Food was delicious and huge portions! Great customer service also! We will be back!

Thank Abbbbbbbiiee
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We love El Huerto and eat here several times each time we are in Costa Rica (which is about 2 months every winter!). Pizza is a personal thing so what suits one may not suit another but I LOVE their thin crust Diabalo pizza -...More

Thank NovaScotiaFern
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Outdoor, dining, very nice wait staff. I am sure they will all be happy when the paving of the main road is finished. Food was great!

Thank dfjeter2
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Have visited this restaurant twice now and have not been disappointed . This is an open air restaurant with almost all tables being under roof with open sides. On arrival we sort of stood around not knowing whether to wait to be seated or to...More

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

I had tuna and it was great. Stay away from burger. My friend was disappointed. It tasted like meatloaf. Snapper and trout were great. Fillet was great. Our waiter Oscar was fun and attentive. A definite if in the area.

Thank diane b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Grande | Playa Grande, Playa Grande 50309, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Grande
  • Phone Number: +506 2653 1259
El Huerto is a Mediterranean Fusion style restaurant based in the tranquil national park Marino Las Bualas, famous for its wood-oven Pizzas. Its suitable for large groups, romantic dining, children and special occasions. We also serve fresh fish, tenderloin steaks, salads and pastas, cocktails and personally selected wines.
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