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Il Basilico

Mail Road Through Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
+506 2682 1472
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (78 reviews)
“penne” (3 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mail Road Through Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Il Basilico makes a great pie! Their pizza is thin crust and they offer a variety of toppings. The pizza was so good that we had it twice during our vacation. There are also some pasta and other items on the menu, but you really...More

Thank carol h
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We went here last night after reading so many good things about it, I mean we weren't expecting the pizza to taste like pizza in Italy but we were thinking better than Domino's or Papa John's in the US at least? Nope, it was all...More

Thank dustymango
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We had caught red snapper and were advised to bring it here for them tp cook it. They did a great job and we raved about the taste.

Thank HarryLeland_nc
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Went to dinner here at the recommendation of our airbnb host. The pizza was amazing! We liked it so much we came back a second time. Overall great service, drinks, pizza and atmosphere!

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Delicious pizza! And nice little bar. The Hydraulic pizza had such a unique flavor - I am STILL 2 days later disappointed that i left my to go box! I think it was about $14 for a large.. on Saturdays they offer any pizza for...More

Thank bethanyrobin
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our romantic dinner here , order anything on this menu I'm sure you will be very satisfied.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We had a nice meal here. Group of 5 and everyone happy with their food. Typical pasta dishes you’d find in any Italian restaurant. They also serve pizza, salads and meat/seafood dishes with vegetables. Good place for large groups or families (there is a play...More

Thank Penny G
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I was there on a Saturday night with live music and it was fun. The Pesto Pizza was super good with a thin crust (as I love them). Music was nice from Andrea and the atmosphere was super family friendly! Thumbs UP!

Thank CristianeMachado
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Il Basilico is an amazing find in Nosara. The pizza is creative ( starndard toppings are available but try the 'named' pizzas - one has palm hearts, avocado and fresh tomato while another has sun-dried tomatoes, arugula, and a balsamic reduction). The thin crust is...More

Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Went on a Saturday night with 11 people. Had live music with 2 musicians with one of them being a drummer. Music way too loud. Impossible to have a conversation with a person 2 seats away from you. Ordered a bottled beer. Beer came out...More

Thank RGawenda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mail Road Through Playa Guiones, Nosara, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Nosara
  • Phone Number: +506 2682 1472
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