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Roca Verde

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Pub, South American, Costa Rican
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Dominical, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0036
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Halifax, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't stay here but we did pop in for a few beers. Nice open area and the beers were reasonably priced and cold! Worth a stop and a look around the beach.

Thank joshcockroft
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped here for a bite on our stay in the area. The place has a great atmosphere and a view of a little bridge over a stream and the Pacific. We did not actually stay here so I cannot speak to the amenities. The service was friendly and the pizza was very good. They have live... More 

Thank Adam W
Portland, Oregon
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Nice atmosphere but the service was very poor. We waited over an hour for the food to be delivered and it was not nearly as good as other local places.

Thank nancyhiser
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Went on the advice of Richard and Diane at Coconut Grove. Pizza was incredible. John waited on us and was gracious and welcoming. Best of all the G String Cowboys were playing. I would fly back to Costa Rica to see them again!

Thank Frogbot
Lake Worth, Florida
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Simply said, Come here for the Live Music and Pizza. The White pizza is the best. Very think crust and fun, but American, crowd.

Thank Howard V
Sahuarita, Arizona
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73 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We visited for dinner and to enjoy the live music from the "G String Cowboys" band. A low key, relaxed atmosphere with good food. Service was spotty so allow plenty of time to enjoy the total experience. They DO NOT accept credit cards so bring local Costa Rica Colones for payment. We only had US Dollars to pay and Roca... More 

Thank AZfreebirds
Clayton, North Carolina
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This quickly became one of my favorites when it comes to places to eat and stay. The owner Michael is as charming as the environment. Loved that before breakfast or after dinner, I could take a stroll on the beach to see some amazing views. The food is absolutely high quality and would highly recommend anyone to come and enjoy... More 

Thank Jana M
Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Friday nights a band name Banjammin and the Howlers played. Excellent classic rock music with personal instrument twist, Pizza was thin crust and delicious as well as the calamari and key lime pie. Pay attention to menu prices and make sure your bill matches ;)

Thank Moon S
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We did not stay at Roca Verde, but had dinner there a couple of times. Food was very good and very reasonably priced. The beach here is black, but nice for a beach walk before or after dining.

Thank GoIATravel
Centerville, Ohio, United States
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Goodtime Charlie came by when we were in town at The Flats, and then went so far as to pick usup to attend the show. Zack, was able to sit in for a song. It was a good Time.

Thank Debby T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Pub, South American, Costa Rican
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dominical, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Dominical
  • Phone Number: +506 2787 0036
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?