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Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant

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100 mt norte de Brunella, Santa Teresa 00, Costa Rica
+506 2640 1941
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Arcadia, Indiana
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for a week and ate breakfast and lunch here every day. My kids were crazy about the crepes with Nutella. I don't usually order eggs in restaurants because I raise my own chickens and I'm particular about quality, but this cook could really cook eggs! Lunches were even better. Excellent salads and sandwiches made with... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

We went here twice for lunch as it was really good. Tried both sandwiches, pasta and salads, all really tasty. Very friendly service and very nice setting!

Thank Flinkster
Canmore, Canada
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2015

We are a family of 4 (8 and 10 year old) and spent a week at Otro Lado. The location is awesome, 1 lot from the dusty main road and close to the public beach access road - easy walk with surf / SUP boards. It was a little oasis with wonderful grounds filled with various trees and plants to... More 

Thank Andreas C
Phoenix, Arizona
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had an amazing time here. We showed up a day early and the owners were more than willing to accommodate us. They helped us find the best ways to get around, places to eat and sites to see. We ended up extending our stay here because of the friendly owners. The food at Otro Lado was... More 

Thank LizYSean
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2014

We found this hidden gem by chance. It is right next to the best surf school in ST ,where our teen girls took surf lessons. I picked in and... fell in love with this place on the spot. It has a swimming pool for its guests which makes it a wonderful place for families with small kids because the ocean... More 

Thank verdrazen
Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2013

I loved this place, I stay for 2 weeks, the rooms are great, the owners are very nice and the food was delicious!

Thank eshor2
Toronto, Canada
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265 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2013

Great Place for lunch! Very friendly staff, very Italian, all Italians working there. Pasta is made fresh and they let you match whichever pasta noodle with which ever pasta sauce you like. Great atmosphere as well, the grounds are very well kept!

Thank MissLaFlamme
San José, Costa Rica
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2010

I had the best raviolis I've ever tasted at Otro lado Lodge Restaurant. Nice place. Prices a little high and the service not so great. And...good ice cream!

Thank Morita84
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2010

next to the beach but reserved enough, a beautiful couple of Italian is creating a true point of reference for good breakfasts you have lunch genuine important suppers, the everything with their hands, is not the usual italian style it is more esoteric, very oriental.solar rooms and well you serve, but it is everything superficial because with their gentleness they... More 

Thank nellar
grasse, france
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2009

All food very good and very tasty, nice place and nice people, Far away from dust and dirty road. Italian food amazing, specialy ravioli and cake and espresso

Thank maichitin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 mt norte de Brunella, Santa Teresa 00, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Santa Teresa
  • Phone Number: +506 2640 1941
Hidden off the main road and sorrounded by lush,green tropical gardens you'll find a peaceful setting whitin walking distance to the town's stores.Relax at our pool and enjoy the delicious homemade Italian food in our intimate restaurant. We offers you fresh pizza, pasta, focaccia and desserts and an array of vegetarian, meat and seafood options.We offer wire-less internet, movies and occasional live music.Open every day from 8.00 am

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