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Amici Ristorante Pizzeria

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Santa Teresa | Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
+506 2640 0935
17:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The food here was amazing- one of the best pizzas I have ever had. The waiters were very friendly and the food was very well priced.

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Ashburn, VA
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I regret that we found Amici's on our last night here in Santa Teresa. Without a doubt, the best food we've had all week and we tried several of the restaurants top rated here on Trip Advisor. We had the Delicias pizza - prosciutto, mozzarella, Gorgonzola, and tomatoes. OMG. Freshly made dough and brick oven. I don't' understand a couple... More 

Thank Terry G
Kiruna, Sweden
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

They have the best pizza! Tried the gnocchi too but that was not as good as the pizza. The staff were really kind too.

Thank davideson
Machesney Park, Illinois
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

If you love Mojitos, drink up here! I tried Mojitos all around Santa Teresa and Amici did a bang up job! Their pizza was pretty good too. We got a Margarita pizza, which in Costa Rica pretty much just means cheese pizza. I still miss Basta Pasta though, they were just previous to Amici. They had the best Tuna Burger... More 

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San Jose
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We got a beef carpaccio for entrance and share a carbonara spaghetti, both were well but for the reviews we read the meal was very average, not the memorable experience that we expected it to be.

Thank Randall C
Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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60 reviews
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The place is nice, great music, good service, but above all the pizza is awesome!!! We order 2 pizzas for 3 people, more than plenty. Fresh ingredients and a perfect size makes it a great pizza place.

Thank Pillyhg
Santa Rosa, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Grandsons loved chicken Joes great prices.Best children tacos and good fish n chips. Great place for lunch

Thank pegjacobson
Missoula, Montana
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2016

We went here for pizza and cocktails one night. The food was great, but the mojito slushy was to die for. A little bit pricey, but not much more than most places of similar quality and experience.

Thank Tyler M
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4 reviews
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Very accommodating and good service. I ordered the pesto pasta without cheese and my partner ordered a veggie pizza. Both were excellent. I would recommend this place for sure :)

Thank Shannon B
Vancouver, Canada
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Decided to pop down for dinner one night and was glad I did. The pizza was terrific. Classic Neapolitan style - thin crust and not smothered in sauce and cheese. The pizza was large and like any truly good pizza, tasted just as good the following day. I had the amici pizza (Bianco pizza) and was amazing. I went early... More 

Thank Vicki W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Teresa | Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Santa Teresa
  • Phone Number: +506 2640 0935
Chef Giovanni Carzedda from Trattoria D.O.C (Chicago) and Pizzaiolo Angelo Grimaldi from I Monelli Trattoria Pizzeria (Chicago) , after 10 years of experience in their kitchens in the great metropolis Chicago, they decided to bring their culinary experiences here in Santa Teresa, to share with you their passion for Italian food which they grew up with in Italy. Here at Amici's you have the chance to taste a lot of italian specialties ,from salads, homemade pasta, fish and meat, and especially our famous pizza cooked the old way in our wood-burning brick oven, voted one of the best pizza's in Costa Rica.

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