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Roca Verde

Dominical, Costa Rica
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Ranked #9 of 33 Restaurants in Dominical
Cuisines: Costa Rican
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California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Food was amazing! We went on a Friday evening when the local band was playing. We were invited while we were having drinks at Tortilla Flats by a local promoter "good time Charlie" he is awesome. His wife plays violin/fiddle in the band.

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Winthrop
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Good time Charlie a music promoter encouraged us to come to last Friday nights entertainment at the restaurant. Food was good. Music was great including the violinist. Power went out half way through the performance and they improvised and did a great job.

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Brussels
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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We went on Friday evening and enjoyed the live band. This is a cover band (that definitely already plays for decades) doing nice Rock and Roll songs. And the food is probably one of the best in Dominical.

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Groesbeek, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

Great beach and great place to eat or take a cup of coffee , we took a green salad that was great and next friday we going to see the life music that's there each friday.

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Santa Cruz, CA
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64 reviews 64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We treat Roca Verde as an extension of our kitchen, except that the food is generally better than what we can cook at very reasonable prices. Specifically, the Mahi special is an excellent piece of fish, quite thick, and cooked to perfection. The slightly spicy and sweet sauce which accompanies it is delicious. We also sampled the Chicken Parmesan, which... More

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Calgary, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We were introduced to this restaurant by the owner of Coconut Grove Cabins who plays in the band that was performing the night we were there. I am not a huge fan of bands but these talented people are not just some basement variety they are professional studio musicians from the US who are now living the Pura Vida life.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Stopped by a couple of times. One time it was closed the owner started telling us we should have stayed in a hotel...we had rented a house...the place looked dumpy, beside a main road overlooking the parking lot. Not sure what his point was, but despite his lack of understanding of tourism we returned for take-out pizza which was pretty... More

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Victoria, Texas
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146 reviews 146 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We stopped in on several occasions mainly to hear the band playing. The first time we just had drinks and the next visit we had a burger...both were okay. Service tends to be slow when busy....but everyone is on Tico Time! The music was great and we did get in a dance or two!

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Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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101 reviews 101 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

After a day of kayaking, which left us muddy and tired (but we had a great time!) we decided a pizza and a cold beer was just the thing. The restaurant is open air, on the beach and casual enough that even though we were muddy we didn't look to out of place! The cold beer hit the spot, but... More

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Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We had tried to get to this restaurant once before and we walked in and no one was around and the place looked closed. We decided to try again last evening for dinner and I am so glad we did. The menu was smaller but all four of us had amazing food. We had a flavours we have tasted. The... More

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