Restaurants

Italian in Montezuma

Tierra y Fuego

Take a taxi up to this gem in the hills above Montezuma – fittingly in the Delicias neighborhood. This Italian outpost seems straight out of the Tuscan countryside, complete with brick ovens, and chickens roasting o…
Italian in Playa Grande

Cafe Del Pueblo

Just east of town, this open-air Italian restaurant is a gem. Thin-crust pizzas get good reviews, and regulars rave about the innovative seafood preparations, tender steaks and homemade pasta dishes. Dine under the …
Italian in Playa Sámara

La Dolce Vita

Life is sweet when you're sitting under a giant palapa on the sand, drinking a smoothie and watching the surfers. This is a popular spot for pizza and sundowners, thanks to affable Italian owners and a prime beachfr…
Italian in Playas del Coco

La Dolce Vita

Set in the Pueblito Sur open-air mall/food court about 500m north of the main drag, this is the local expat choice for oven-fresh pizza in Playas del Coco. The setting brings to mind suburban USA, but you can't argu…
Italian in Playa Flamingo

La Locanda

Located on the road from Brasilito, in the Banco de Costa Rica lot, this restaurant (formerly named Tubla) remains a bastion of Italian staples. It's a friendly, family-run place that knows how to satisfy its hungry…