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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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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“italian pasta” (2 reviews)
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Italian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
150 meters right after ICE agency, Playa Samara 001, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

nice clean place drinks were good, bathrooms clean ,eggplant was great, seafood pasta and tuna were very good, the ravioli was excellent, deserts were real good . a great evening with real great live music, we were treated super great by the owner, looked after...More

Thank fred072353
Reviewed 12 March 2018

First time for dinner. Had the fettuccine with mushrooms, shrimps, garlic, parsley, olive oil, and side of grated parmesan cheese topped with a good sized shrimp in the shell. It was a wonderful, flavorful meal with a l'il shrimp for every spool of a few...More

Thank MissKahn
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We ate here three times. We do not eat meat so this was an easy choice for us. The food was great, we came for the veggies but came back for the excellent pasta. But what really makes this place stand out was Sylvia the...More

Thank intersurg
Reviewed 18 February 2018

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 21 January 2018

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
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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
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
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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