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Don Ramiro

506 Islita | 150 metros al norte de la plaza de deportes en Islita, Punta Islita, Costa Rica
+506 2201 8519
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“tapas” (7 reviews)
“look forward” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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506 Islita | 150 metros al norte de la plaza de deportes en Islita, Punta Islita, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took a chance on this quaint little restaurant and wish we had done so sooner. The food was fantastic - we wanted to eat everything on the menu. Miguel was an amazing host. Kind, gracious, and a great conversationalist. We’re heading back shortly for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AttentoRhorer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We like food, and often center our trips around food. We did not for this Costa Rica trip but Don Ramiro turned out to be a food destination worthy of a planned trip. Sometimes reviews are over the top because people are on vacation and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank stupidkid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With his Mom and his brother Miguel has created a special and magical place in this tiny community at Don Ramiro. It’s Miguel himself, the natural vibe and the food (bocas or tapas if you prefer) beer and cocktails that delight. Visiting last evening it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank westlakeh
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

From the moment we arrived we knew this was going to be unique. Miguel and his mom made us food that easily ranks in my top 5 of any place I have ever been. The friendliness, atmosphere, drinks, and of course the food were incredible....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jasynvoshell
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We found this unassuming place in the middle of a downpour. A limited menu, however fantastic food and excellent personal attention. Additionally, gave us some additional options to offer our kids including a cheeseburger and nachos. Do not miss!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mike L
Reviewed 21 September 2018

A team of two brothers, working hard with local Costa Rican meat, fruits and veggies to bring you the most interesting and best tasting meals in Punta Islita. The meals are on the smaller side "tapas" style and change from day today. The chicken dish...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 2017FK
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Settled off the beaten path Don Ramiro's has the most authentic costa rican food for the palate. Each night they serve about six different tapas and about two to three different deserts. Every night the tapas is different and the flavors are just amazing. The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank terresao2018
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Great tapas, conversation and joy here! Best meal in Guanacaste! Walkable or take the shuttle from the Punta Islita Marriott. The cocktails were perfect, the food was amazing. Save room for the dulciticos!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 249marciaa
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Fantastic service! This restaurant is a family run, happy place to sit and enjoy a great meal! They have a pool and foosball table to play while waiting on your food. Overall this restaurant gets five stars!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank acm03
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We tried 5 different dishes and loved every one. A quaint setting as if you are eating in your Dad's backyard. The owner served us, while we talked to his Mom at the bar. The owner is very charismatic and charming. Small plates so we...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank William B
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terresao2018
7 August 2018|
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
We paid with a Visa credit card. I believe they also accept US dollars, just nothing too large
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$1,000 - US$19,000
Cuisine
Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 506 Islita | 150 metros al norte de la plaza de deportes en Islita, Punta Islita, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Punta Islita
  • Phone Number: +506 2201 8519
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