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Papa Hog's Smokehouse - CLOSED

Norte 50 mtr de Supermercado Luperon, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
22 Nov 2014
“Now Nico's Carneceteria”
11 Feb 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue
Norte 50 mtr de Supermercado Luperon, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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11 - 20 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 11 January 2013

We were a group of 7 and stopped by for some awesome pulled pork sandwiches one day. The owners were very nice and agreed to make ribs for our group during the week, since we didn't have the chance to try them on the weekend....More

Thank Lena H
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Love the owner, love the food, best ribs ever! Lovely little spot, great to stop in after a day of fun at the beach!

Thank Kvvj
Reviewed 11 May 2012

We had a great little lunch here, but read a notice shortly thereafter that it would be closed for the season until November.

Thank Quertosomo
Reviewed 24 April 2012

Great little outdoor place to enjoy pulled pork and good fries. The owners are fun and the food really good. They take great pride in providing good casual food.

Thank MegCanada
Reviewed 13 April 2012

For a small place, there's BIG taste here! Best french fries on the tables for munching as you try to decide what to order. And you WILL have trouble deciding! Order the Pulled Pork seriously ... order them ... you'll be so glad you did....More

Thank Ferenc O
Reviewed 22 March 2012

We had good pulled pork sandwiches but it was a little over priced.

Thank JillyH1
Reviewed 21 March 2012

Pastrami in Costa Rica...and it was good! Also had the gold standard pulled pork which was also good.

Thank johnwi
Reviewed 20 March 2012

As the title of my review states, I really wanted to like this place. I am basing this review ONLY on the food, not on the parking lot location. I love smoked meats and bbq's. I own a convection smoker and do my own smoking....More

Thank plywood12
Reviewed 13 March 2012

Fresh BBQ food daily. If you call ahead Joe and Marie will have it ready when you get there. Prices are also good. Take out or eat there.

Thank Bob E
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Being from Texas, we were skeptical of the owner's promises of fabulous smoked chicken and BBQ ribs; however, Papa Hog delivered. The chicken was well-seasoned, and the ribs were to die for. Now for the "BUT" .... we thought the chicken was reasonably priced, but...More

Thank TexasStarshine
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  • Address: Norte 50 mtr de Supermercado Luperon, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Hermosa
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