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₹₹₹₹Italian, Seafood,
Road 254, Km. 8th, | Hacienda Del Mar Project, Playa Panama 297-1005, Costa Rica
+506 2672 0073
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  • Excellent93%
  • Very good3%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (30 reviews)
“seafood” (30 reviews)
“lasagna” (13 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Road 254, Km. 8th, | Hacienda Del Mar Project, Playa Panama 297-1005, Costa Rica
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Reviewed today

We stayed in Playa Hermosa and promised ourselves we would visit this restaurant and I am pleased that we did. The hosts deliver exceptional customer service, attentive without being obtrusive. The food and drink service was efficient but not rushed and the food was very...More

Thank Louise W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There really aren’t enough words to say what a special experience it is to dine here. Andrea and Paola are masters of their craft. We have been here for lunch and dinner on many occasions. The first time you visit here, you’re made to feel...More

Thank SandyBeach235
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for sunset and a romantic dinner. Very intimate and warm staff. Wine list was solid for CR and the food was amazing.

Thank dtkuesis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Abbocato has an eloquent setting for an eloquent fine dining experience. I like to arrive before sunset to enjoy a special drink by Paola on the patio by the pool watching the sunset explode into color. There is an extensive menu, but I always choose...More

Thank Bette G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Upon reading positive reviews on Trip Advisor, we chose Abbocato for our final supper in Costa Rica. Since we would be dining on a Saturday night, I emailed the restaurant weeks in advance to make a reservation, and received an immediate confirmation. The restaurant is...More

Thank cupcake_amy
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I was excited to go to this restaurant after reading the reviews, but it fell short for both my husband and I. My husband had the tasting menu of meat, and I had teh tasting menu for seafood. My tuna tartare was okay, but not...More

Thank hpda2
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Having read the reviews, i was very excited to take my friends here for their anniversary trip. As others have said, to have the chef and his wife, owners, come out and pay such personal attention is really nice. The ambiance and the sunset views...More

1  Thank susieqandjac0b2
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing food !!! We stayed at the Casa Conde hotel and this was about 10 minutes away. The staff was super friendly and the outside has amazing views of the ocean and an Infiniti pool.

Thank Paulette M
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

From the moment you walk into Abbocato, it is clear that the owners take great pride in their restaurant and have a passion for what they do. The room is very clean and artistically appointed, and they are gracious to all of their clients. Each...More

Thank apearl82
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My mom and I ate at this restaurant two nights in a row and had 5++ star experiences both nights. We had been recommended to visit the restaurant by other guests at our hotel and made dinner reservations for that night. We had cocktails on...More

Thank nataliecives
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3 February 2018|
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Response from marlboro1 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on when you are going. I would check [timeanddate] website to see when sunset will be for the date you are going to be there.
Sherry C
11 August 2017|
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Response from Abbocato | Property representative |
Hola, Sorry but not we do not have this service. Abbocato
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23 January 2017|
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Response from Abbocato | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we can, please contact us to our restaurant (506)26720073 or write us directly to our mail. Regards, Abbocato
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 55
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road 254, Km. 8th, | Hacienda Del Mar Project, Playa Panama 297-1005, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Gulf of Papagayo  >  Playa Panama
  • Phone Number: +506 2672 0073
  • E-mail
To define Abbocato is to talk about a family that will welcome new friends in our home to create an unforgettable experience and to give an elegant and professional service in a distinguished environment with the best view of "Golfo Papagayo".Our goal is to convey a sense of satisfaction on the client through an eno-gastronomic journey of high level, with luxurious and cozy surroundings with large windows and a wonderful terrace where you must enjoy the most beautiful sunsets in the Pacific Ocean.The style of cuisine that Restaurante Aboocato offers can be defined as "author". If you have any questions or would like more information, do not hesitate and contact us!
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