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Amici Ristorante & Pizzeria

Calle Buenos Aires | Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
+506 2640 0935
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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Calle Buenos Aires | Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Real Italian Food, served with real Italian staff. Food was excellent and the staff was really nice. Make sure to book in the " Garden ".

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pepperoddan67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We passed by 2 nights in a row without reservation and the pizza was already sold out so we thought to book a table. Unfortunately despite our reservation and sharp punctuality the table for us was not existing, and pizza finished at 20:00 poor management,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Marcoboll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first ever trip advisor review and I simply had to, so you don’t make the mistake of eating there Service is beyond awful. Waited for a hour for our food. No apologies from the waitress when we asked where our food was. Pizza wa...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tour276081
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

We are travelling in a large group and received amazing service. The food was so delicious, and fresh. The service was very fast and friendly.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank foodie13889
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Yummy pizza in a very cool spot! Drinks and pizza were great and the service was awesome as well. This was our top pizza spot in Santa Teresa!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Arek_Ski
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I split a half liter of the white wine, a pasta and a pizza. We were impressed with all of it! The prices were reasonable and we really loved the pesto tagliatelle. You could tell both were homemade and tasted so delicious...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Visited here after a recommendation but it was extremely disappointing. Firstly our pizzas arrived before our drinks (it was only a coke and a beer) to which we had to ask again for our drinks even though there were only 3 tables occupied. The pizza...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank steffanie2018
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Our second year eating here, the pizza is very good, salad is excellent! It is true I believe they need more wait staff but to us the quality of the food was very good. After coming to this are for the last 30 plus years...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank c0astalgirl
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This is a great place for pizza. The service is a little slow. It took a long time for someone to come ask us if we wanted anything to drink and it took a long time for the food to arrive. Expect a long lunch...not...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SoCalRascal
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

It was definitely not anything to go there for. We had three different pizza. The bread is ok, but rather thick. The cheese is plentiful and tasteless and the tomato sauce does not help up the taste much either. On top of this they are...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Olof L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Buenos Aires | Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Santa Teresa
  • Phone Number: +506 2640 0935
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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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