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La Choza de Laurel

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400 meters east of entrance to Aeropuerto Daniel Oduber, Liberia, Costa Rica
506-2668-1019
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Description: Trying to review their restaurant in Liberia.

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  • 25
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  • 9
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  • 3
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Tico Food Near Liberia Airport

I have eaten here a number of times with my wife and friends and the local cuisine that they serve is consistently very good. It is conveniently located to Liberia Airport and the numerous rent-a-car agencies located near the airport. They are known for their meats cooked on a wood fire... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
William G
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Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

We ate lunch here after picking up the car next door at Enterprise. We later discovered there isn't tooooo far to go to get into Liberia and there might be some better options. Food was very good, probably a little more $$$ than appropriate, but we were hungry and it fit the bill.

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

I have eaten here a number of times with my wife and friends and the local cuisine that they serve is consistently very good. It is conveniently located to Liberia Airport and the numerous rent-a-car agencies located near the airport. They are known for their meats cooked on a wood fire rotisserie grill.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Everything was delicious but the grilled plantains were amazing! The rice only dishes were small and a bit pricey for what it is. Great service. Convenient location on the way to and from Liberia airport.

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

This is a great place to stop after you land in Liberia before you get to the beach. It is a really nice, open air typical place with great food.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Must try their Gallo de pollo and Arroz con camarones. Can't fail no matter what you order. There is only one English speaking water, but shouldn't be a hurdle. We got by using our fingers to point to the items we wanted. :) plus a chilled Pilsen after a long flight is all worth it. Go here before or after... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Wife and I stopped by La Choza de Laurel (Liberia) before dropping our car off at the nearby rental car center. I got the Plato Tipico (typical plate) and my wife got the Arroz con pollo (chicken and rice plate). We thoroughly enjoyed both our meals and the service was great. The fact that we were the first people there... More 

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Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

After landing at the Liberia airport a day before our luggage and finding our car rental company claiming mandatory full coverage insurance or $US5,000.00 deposit, we were hungry, stressed and not expecting any thing to good from the rest of the day. Driving our newly washed SUV with 115K miles on the odometer, we were driving along highway 21 and... More 

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Sussex, WI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We stopped for lunch after our arrival in Costa Rico. It is right next to the rental car pickup for several different companies. The fruit smoothies were excellent and so was the food. We had a couple local dishes that hit the spot for our lunch and allowed us to be on our way to begin our vacation. Worth the... More 

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los angeles, ca
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The food was just ok, but the location just outside Liberia Airport was nice. It's right next to the Budget Rental Car. Prices are reasonable - was about $35 US for 2 entrees for us.

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Midland, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Stopped off after picking up our rental car for our first Casado and Imperial after arriving in Costa RIca...Food was good (We had chicken and Pork Casados)....service was average-fairly slow even by Costa Rican standards--but we weren't in a hurry so it really didn't matter... What concerned me was upon paying by credit card, my card was not returned. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 400 meters east of entrance to Aeropuerto Daniel Oduber, Liberia, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Liberia
  • Phone Number: 506-2668-1019

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: South American, Costa Rican

Description

Trying to review their restaurant in Liberia.

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