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La Pecora Nera

3 km/2 mi southeast of town at Playa Cocle | Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0490
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (63 reviews)
“carpaccio” (14 reviews)
“panna cotta” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3 km/2 mi southeast of town at Playa Cocle | Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here on New Year's Eve and it was definitely our best meal during our two weeks in Costa Rica! We are very familiar with Costa Rica, and no one should be swayed by the fact you have to drive a few meters...More

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had dinner and it was absolutely amazing. He ordered a risotto and I ordered gnocchi. We had a bottle of Prosseco. The owner is very friendly as well as the waiters. It a perfect place for a romantic date or a...More

Thank Gabriela M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice atmosphere and friendly staff. The food is great! We were in for pizza. But next time I will follow the chefs suggestions absolutely. Perfect place if you like Italian food. Take a little more money than the other places around and make a...More

Thank Timo G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did visit the pecora nera on Jan. 2nd. Wow, what a surprise when passing the gate. You feel immediately the spirit of the place. Warm light, designed with heart and style, very clean and with atmosphere. And then, what a warm welcome and service....More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even though you could find plenty of places to eat, from typical Caribbean food, to various generic restraints in wide price and quality range, LaPecora Nera stands out with qualities that definitely qualify it as fine dining. Not overwhelming but good variety of Italian dishes,...More

Thank ivolvo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our last evening in Puerto Viejo, we went to this place. Our hotel reception advised to make a reservation and so we did. When we arrived it was not too busy. We had to take a cab to get here, the restaurant is a...More

Thank Azure_Taster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I love Puerto Viejo and we’re always looking for new places to eat. I found this restaurant on the TripAdvisor app and decided to give it a try. We didn’t make reservations, but they accommodated us as soon as we arrived. The...More

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 15 December 2017

The restaurant was the setting for our daughter's rehearsal dinner. The food was excellent, possibly the best duck confit I've ever had. Service was attentive and the wine was good. Overall a great evening!

Thank GaryAI
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Party of 12...service was excellent and very attentive.The food was fantastic. They have a wonderful wine cave

Thank GennyHoward
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has some of the best Italian food I’ve ever had and that’s saying something considering the fact I grew up eating amazing homemade Italian food. Amazing service, wonderful ambiance and we really didn’t want to leave this place. Don’t leave Puerto Viejo until...More

Thank maddiec08
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Response from Joe D | Reviewed this property |
Don't know.
9 October 2016|
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Response from KeanM | Reviewed this property |
It closed. Run by the same guy as Pecora Nets. The building is being redeveloped although I don't know as what
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 km/2 mi southeast of town at Playa Cocle | Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca  >  Cocles
  • Phone Number: +506 2750 0490
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