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All 49 Liberia Restaurants

El Zaguan

Cnr Ave Central & Calle 1, Liberia, Costa Rica
2666.2456
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Ranked #28 of 49 Restaurants in Liberia
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Vegetarian, Costa Rican
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English first
Nicoya, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Good food and location, not too pricey. They have a good "tipico" food, and an american breakfast not too shabby.

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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126 reviews 126 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013 via mobile

Our tour took us here for breakfast on our way to Nicaragua. A great choice! Good food with very good choices including typico, fruit plate, or an American breakfast. They were all delicious! And the ambience is fabulous located in an original old historic building. Highly recommend and pricing is excellent also!

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New Jersey
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91 reviews 91 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

We saw the tour bus parked here and decided to try it for lunch as we were on a tight schedule on our way to the airport. Sat outside on the front porch and chatted with two lovely women from Austria who offered to share their table with us. I ordered the seafood plate and it was outstanding! Clams, mussels,... More

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Los Angeles, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

I love having plantains with my meals. I miss that the most about Central America. They are yummy. The breakfast was good, coffee was good.

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San Francisco, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Very convenient location. Friendly and nice people. Food was great as well. I asked to borrow their phone to call our hotel and they even help me dial the hotel. Thanks.

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Toronto, Canada
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75 reviews 75 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

The food at El Zaguan does the job. It's not spectacular, but it's not bad either. It's good for a meal, but I wouldn't be a repeat customer.

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Calgary, Canada
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159 reviews 159 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

Near the main plaza and church in Liberia sits an inviting corner restaurant with a nice long veranda with tables looking on the road. There is no great view other than people/car watching but the atmosphere and the food makes it worth sitting outside. This was our first day and first time in Costa Rica so it made sense to... More

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Loomis, California, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

Our favorite restaurant in Liberia closed, so on a lark we tried this. Had the chicken Cordon Bleu-outstanding, they got it crisp, without the cheese melting out-loved this. My wife had the sirloin tips in pepper brandy sauce--they were tender, flavorful and would order again. The best dish we saw, and will go back for is the whole Pargo-red snapper--it... More

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Vancouver
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

Our hotel recommended this restaurant. Fairly extensive menu, tourist oriented. Friendly service, decent food though hardly spectacular. We shared the tortilla soup and each had the grilled tilapia, which came with two sides ($32 in total). The fish was fresh, but I found the food to be quite salty.

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Canada
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162 reviews 162 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

we visited this place early one day. We had what they called a continental breakfast - all fruit and coffee. Overflowing with the fruit, all currently in season. Too much as we could not finish our plates even though it was so fresh and tasty. They were completing renovations to the washrooms. Parking is on the street - the place... More

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