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Sol y Mar

100 Meters North of the Plaza | Next to Supermarket Catalinas, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (18 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (11 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Costa Rican, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
100 Meters North of the Plaza | Next to Supermarket Catalinas, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This place is a gem. Unfortunately for the owner it does not have the look of place tourists would be attracted to, with all the flashy places down the street with obvious gringo patrons. The meals and service here are top notch, with reasonable prices....More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great local “Soda” restaurant. Highly recommend the seafood and rice. Fresh octopus and white fish. Huge portions. Lovely and fast service.

Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice semi out door setting food is good place clean I live in Potrero it's my favorite here in the center of Potrero

Thank surfaridelmar
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is a very 'typico' local restaurant serving local cuisine. Very friendly and in a very Costa Rican setting for what is called a 'soda'. Owned by a local family. The fish is always very fresh. So if you want an authentic dinner this is...More

Thank Penelopewms
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Please try this local restaurant in Playa Potrero! We ate there twice and the food was delicious (prawn in garlic sauce and the mahi mahi fish dish) Reasonably priced compared to the resort restaurants! Friendly and swift service!

Thank Kjetil-Sk
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide recommended this restauraunt and Im so glad he did as we probably wouldnt have found it otherwise. My wife had the sea bass kimberly and it was amazing. I even went online to see if I could find a recipe, but no...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Four of us came for dinner. The setting is outdoors with a roof and it poured while we were there but we did not get wet. I had the grilled Mahi mahi with veggies and fries. They are really good about substituting what you want....More

Thank midnitewind
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Cute outdoor restaurant with lots of overhead fans to keep you cool. The tables are all hand made of wood and are very cool! Great food and service! We got Guac and chips which came with Pico too and homemade chips and I got the...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The mahi mahi with capers was excellent and very reasonably priced. The seafood spaghetti with white sauce was also very good.

Thank swifttorrent
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a great example of typical Costa Rican food at its freshest... the Durano and Corvina fishes were cooked to perfection! When we visited, the fishermen delivered the fish and we ended up buying mahi mahi directly from the fisherman at wholesale price....More

Thank flamingo777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Meters North of the Plaza | Next to Supermarket Catalinas, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Potrero
Description
Located in the center of Playa Potrero. 011-506-2654-4402. Owned and operated by Gerardo Moreno and family
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