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Los Platillos Voladores

Del Gimnasio Comunal 300 mts. sur, Nuevo Arenal 5717, Costa Rica
+506 2694 5005
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lasagna” (32 reviews)
“panna cotta” (4 reviews)
“capresse” (2 reviews)
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Del Gimnasio Comunal 300 mts. sur, Nuevo Arenal 5717, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure to enjoy fantastic pizzas for lunch. The service was great :) Just be aware that if you order a pizza they bring you a big one so if you are not used to have a whole pizza they also sell slices,...More

Thank traveltiris
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

My friend and I stopped at this lovely gem while we were exploring town in Nuevo Arenal, and we are so happy we did! The owners of this cute little place we're so sweet, and quite the characters! It is an authentic Italian restaurant, and...More

Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This Italian eatery was suggested by Nuevo Arenal locals and was certainly a treasure to visit. The pizza was incredibly authentic, and the owners/proprietors (David & Emy) were truly outstanding hosts/greeters/ and concerned about the perception of the dining experience. I ordered a Pizza Picolinda,...More

Thank Nicholas M
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The thin crust pizza is good, the gnocchi is excellent. The cook at his wife offered friendly service. The husband even performed a cool magic trick for our kids. Reasonably priced and in the middle of town. Highly recommend for good Italian food.

Thank The_5_Qs
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I was passing by and the food is just out of this world. The service is excellent and coupled with the view of the lake is just an excellent experience. Authentic Italian "Nonna" making food with love.

Thank Miguel Angel G
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We had diner at ‘Los Platillos Voladores’, homemade ravioli and pizza were both very good. The owners are also very kind and pleasant. We recommend the restaurant.

Thank MandyTrg
Reviewed 20 March 2018

a very nice place, own by Italians they offer specialty Italian goodies and of course everything else including fresh fish and good wine. great people

Thank Oscar A
Reviewed 12 March 2018

The cook is from Italy, his wife Emi is the sweetest italian woman. ALL the ingredients are imported from Italy...so it is the REAL TASTE...and explains the cost to bring all the way to a puny town in the middle of Central America. THE PANNA...More

Thank SurrealSurreal
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I really can recommend this place. The homemade pasta are amazing as well as the garlic bread with the amazing jalapeños salsa. When you are in this area you should eat in Los Platillos and give Vulcano 🖖greetings to the beast. :-)

Thank akinomjean
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Lovely small italian restaurant. Excellent home made ravioli with creamy mushroom sauce. The local eat here so you know it's good!

Thank Sarah K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Del Gimnasio Comunal 300 mts. sur, Nuevo Arenal 5717, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Nuevo Arenal
  • Phone Number: +506 2694 5005
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