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playa grande | guanacaste, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
2653-0834
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Ranked #9 of 13 Restaurants in Playa Grande
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $25
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I ate here about 20 times on a recent trip to the area and found it to be quite good overall, particularly the fruit ices or milkshakes. One steak was pretty tough and the Bernaise sauce is really a mustard sauce, but the other steaks and meat were fine and I don't mind mustard.

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Toronto, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
208 helpful votes 208 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Sort of a local hangout but very friendly there, good food and good prices. I had previously been there before but never realized they had a pool table, was kind of fun to go in there mid afternoon and have a few drinks while playing a few games of pool.

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Spokane, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Visited Kikes many times during our visit as it was one of the only places that remain open in the off season. Wonderful service. Lots of TV's if you are interested in watching sporting events. Food was amazing and, as always, amazing prices. The rice and beans were my favorite.

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Lake Jackson, Texas
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61 reviews 61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Everyone HAS to experience this wonderful place when visiting Playa Grande! The best price on beer and food! Their breakfast and all other meals are to DIE for! Get the eggs and rice and beans for breakfast and the grilled fish with gallo pinto for dinner. Everyone will LOVE it here. They'll make you feel welcome and very much at... More 

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texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

A cool place to hang out after surfing and have a cold cervesa. The food is really good and at a good price.

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bangkok
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

If you like cold beer and rice n beans, this is the place in Playa Grande!!! They also do to go orders!

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We stayed at Playa Grande Park Hotel down the street which was undergoing restaurant rennovations and only offered breakfast.... so this was the closest place that was open late too. Fortunately the food here is good, drinks are good and the price is decent. We didn't try much variety but the pizza, arroz con pollo and burgers all were pretty... More 

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Mathews
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Everyone eats here at least once in P Grande or for us its almost nightly. Lots of Tico tourists, a few locals, expats and gringo toursts rounds out this open air eatery. Often noisy, particularly if a soccer game is on the TV, it is a lively place with good food and a cultural experience.

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Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This is where the locals hang out. They have an extensive menu. For $6 you can get fried chicken. It is awesome. It is more of a bar atmosphere so you get a great assortment of people.

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Santa Fe
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I would give this place 3 stars but there's not another restaurant nearby so I bumped them up a notch for location. The restaurant seems to be a popular hangout for surfers and locals. It's 10 minutes from the beach so it's not a place with much ambiance. If you're looking for a romantic dinner in a beautiful setting this... More 

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Address: playa grande | guanacaste, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 2653-0834
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Grande
Average Prices: USD 2 - 25
Cuisine: Seafood

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