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Ahora Si Veggie Restaurant

150 meters right after ICE agency, Playa Samara 001, Costa Rica
+506 2656 0741
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“gnocchi” (12 reviews)
“italian pasta” (2 reviews)
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Italian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
150 meters right after ICE agency, Playa Samara 001, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

i asked the server her recommendation and her fav was the meat lasagna - agree wholeheartedly !! great service as well which is not exactly the CR way. quick and friendly. excellent dining experience.

Thank Taylordog2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ordered the fish and chips from the bar, and my wife orders the fettuccini with mushroom sauce. Service was really slow despite the restaurant not being very busy. Most of the staff were setting up for a party they were going to have later...More

Thank somawilt
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

A place for vegetarian and meat lovers. This is where you will have THE best meal in costa rica. Starters to desert, all courses is so tasty. Its a very cozy and fammilial place where all the staff is very profetional, friendly and smiley. If...More

Thank Gabriel C
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

We really liked to eat at Ahora si! The dishes are prepared with love and it's really good! The owners are really friendly and smiley so I really suggest this restaurant for your visit to Samara

Thank FloryFlory86
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Sylvia was a wonderful host and head chef. We ate here a couple of times in our stay near Samara, and she gave us GREAT advice about the best beaches and bars around. Very Pura Vida and amazing authentic Italian food. Be prepared to wait...More

Thank l0veispatientx3
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a nice , open and airy restaurant that caters primarily to those of us who are vegetarians. However , they also serve an awesome fish and chips platter which will suit couples where only one is a vegetarian Sylvia , the owner is...More

Thank Keith C
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My daughter and I spent one week in Playa Samara and had dinner her three times! The food was very good and the people who work there were very friendly and welcoming. There is a fun upbeat atmosphere as well. Definitely recommend checking it out.

Thank pitchhazel
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We really looked forward to lunch at this restaurant since dining options were limited at the hotel we were staying at. The restaurant is clean. The problem is none of the dishes were as advertised. The salad my wife chose did not contain any corn...More

Thank R S
Silvia F, Proprietario at Ahora Si Veggie Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Dear guest, i'm so sorry that in your huge mix salad the only missing thing was a little bit of corn but has you can saw there were more vegetables and seeds. The chocolate salami CONTAINED toasted almonds and rum but, of course doesn't taste...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Went once for lunch and one for dinner. The owners are really nice and create a very welcoming and heartwarming atmosphere. Food is tasty with fresh and locally sourced ingredients. Recommended!

Thank Mario V
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Great service, all the food was made to order in an open kitchen. The appetizers were a little small but not so bad that I'd ding them for it. We had the plantain gnocchi which was delicious and they had vegan desserts available which I...More

Thank Joe S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 meters right after ICE agency, Playa Samara 001, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Samara
  • Phone Number: +506 2656 0741
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First and only vegetarian,vegan,raw restaurant in town...happy to serve everybody with tasty & healty food made with Love for Life
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