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Pescado Loco

next to El Velero Hotel, Playa Hermosa 11502, Costa Rica
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible18%
3 days ago
“good vibe but overpriced food”
14 Feb 2017
“Friendly staff”
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CUISINES
Seafood, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
next to El Velero Hotel, Playa Hermosa 11502, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went here for lunch with a larger group (about 14 people)... waited 1.5 hours for the food to come out even though we were the only people in the restaurant. The portions were smaller than expected as well, especially for the 'share plates' which...More

Thank Katharina S
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Pescado Loco is the best bar I've ever been to. I've swilled booze in most large metropolis's, and absolutely nothing compares to this joint. Run, don't walk to Pescado Loco. If you want to enhance your vacation, this is undoubtedly the spot. Mike is a...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Flori the owner was working the bar so we got excellent service. She made our friends the best mojito they had ever tasted but it wasn't cheap coming in at $7 each. For a small tico restaurant the prices were exceptionally high. Don't order French...More

Thank Buckziz
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Food was very tasty. Wife's fish may have been undercooked. Good pricing. Had the red snapper dish and wife had the butter filet dish. Not much of a crowd but it is off season. Fresh food. Not sure we will visit again.

Thank Zoltar62
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We at her for lunch with my 5 year old. Its very small and a back road just 50 yards from the beach. We were the only ones in the restaurant, and enjoyed our interactions with Carlos. The food was very good, and I was...More

Thank Ken V
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We always enjoy lunch at Pescado, the casados are great. The road is dusty but the beer is always cold.

Thank eyecare3
Reviewed 21 February 2016

pescado loco is where the locals goes in playa hermosa, beers are only $2 and they have snacks all day

Thank Belinda S
Reviewed 20 February 2016

After a long day at the beach, we were driving back to our hotel in the town of Coco and we saw this place. We actually stopped for soda and a beer and ended up looking at the menu and seeing some stuff that looked...More

Thank Douglas W
Reviewed 5 February 2016

This place can be what you make of it, if you are laid back, nice and friendly travelers you will have an excellent time, I could see them not appreciating the ugly American persona, so if thats you it might not be your place. Reasonable...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Quaint locals bar / restaurant that serves up local fare and good seafood. Nothing fancy but good food and cold beer for a reasonable price compared to the surrounding area.

Thank frannie1155040
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: next to El Velero Hotel, Playa Hermosa 11502, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Hermosa
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