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Ala Par de Licorera, Quepos, Costa Rica
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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

We got to have Pizzeria Pura Vida deliver to our Villa (Kiskadee). It was wonderful to stay in and enjoy authentic wood burning oven pizza - just like Italy ( I used to live there so I'm picky)! Also an inexpensive way to have one of your meals taken care of while you are in Quepos!

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Thank suzanwo
Cape Coral, Fl
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Ordered a large Margarita pizza and a medium 4 Formaggio to go. Both were horrible, threw away the Formaggio it tasted so bad. I don't know what the 4 cheeses were, but one they tasted like the cheese had gone bad. The Margarita pizza had red sauce and a scant amount of cheese. Disappointed.

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Thank parrothead316
Iowa Falls, Iowa
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Our family loved this place!! It was the only place we ate at more than once on our trip. Very good pizza & pasta, & the best cheesecake I've ever had. The owners are very friendly although they don't speak much English. Spanish & Italian mainly, but we communicated just fine. There menu is very nice & as plenty to... More 

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Thank hardworkingiowamom
Centennial, Colorado
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55 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Had a wonderful lunch here. The pizza was marvelous and the staff was very kind and attentive. May have been some of the best pizza I have ever had...

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Thank Andrew B
Quepos, Costa Rica
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129 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016

Close to the bus station and the market good, cheap and read to go. Also other fast food options. the place is small no good not for a seating meal.

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Thank Krissia6350
Changchun, China
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015

Since I live in NE China where pizza is rare and pizza with anchovies is unheard of, I REALLY enjoyed the pizza that you order by the meter; quarter, half and whole. I ordered the quarter meter pizza and enjoyed every morsel.

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Thank PuckNChina
Jersey City, New Jersey
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

We all ate there one night when we decided to go explore Quepos and Manuel Antonio at night. The prices were fair and the pizza was delicious. Our kids enjoyed it a lot.

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Thank Anthony A
Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2014

We are just spoilt chicagoans, pizza was ok, not the best pick. But I think it's the best place in the area

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Washington D.C.
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2013

Very good! Fresh made brick oven pizza! Yum! Open atmosphere with beautiful wood tables and chairs. Staff is very good and the place is very busy indicating the great experience!

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Thank TNT_DC
costarican in San José
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2013

Well... my kids who are teenagers right now and me...we enjoyed italian meals...and over here they had a good taste and mediterrean way to prepare them ,too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ala Par de Licorera, Quepos, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Quepos

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?