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Cahuita Center, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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I have eaten many times at this little soda which overlooks the local park. The patacones are huge and a meal in themselves, but the highlight is the soup--filling and with a hint of chile, the soup is a hearty meal of vegetables and tripe (better than it sounds). It is the perfect meal at the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 9, 2014
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Cahuita, Costa Rica
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Cahuita, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I have eaten many times at this little soda which overlooks the local park. The patacones are huge and a meal in themselves, but the highlight is the soup--filling and with a hint of chile, the soup is a hearty meal of vegetables and tripe (better than it sounds). It is the perfect meal at the end of a night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We have tried the fried chicken numerous times and it has always been delicious and fairly priced. It is served alongside fried yuca or the best fried plantain chips. The owner is delightful and this is definitely a worthwhile stop in Cahuita.

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Rimbey, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

At first we had a hard time locating this restaurant as there were conflicting locations listed on the internet. But we found it, from the corner of Ricky's Rest. & Bar and CoCo bar, it is across the street and down on the right. Across from the playground. It is a tiny colorful little place with only about 4 tables.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012 via mobile

We had fried red snapper and Caribbean fillet. The food was okay, and so were the prices. Nothing spectacular in our opinion but we filled our bellies properly.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012 via mobile

Two entrees a beer and a freshly prepared juice drink cost 8,250 colones ($16.50). The food was delicious and filled us up! The server there was also delightful. BANGING plantains... Most of the entrees were around 3000 colones.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

Have the fish with coconut sauce with papas or patacones. It is a very simple dish, but it is so completely fresh and flavorful. You will be in heaven! I had the same thing there each of the three times I went and have no regrets : ).

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Address: Cahuita Center, Cahuita, Costa Rica
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Cahuita
Cuisine: Caribbean

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  • Address: Cahuita Center, Cahuita, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Cahuita

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean

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