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Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa 44444, Costa Rica
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Ranked #15 of 61 Restaurants in Santa Teresa
Price range: $7 - $25
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Beautiful beachfront Mexican fusion restaurant located in the highly rated Playa Cielo hotel. Daily specials according to the catch of the day. Fresh ingredients served to your table. An amazing selection of delicious, naturally flavored maragaritas to sip while watching an incredible sunset. Come and enjoy our food and atmosphere!

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los angeles
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The food at this place is the worst. Disgusting tacos, questionable ceviche, insane high prices; avoid this place at all costs. If you like getting billed $8 for tortilla chips straight from the bag and terrible salsa, then you have found your place. This place obviously needs new management.

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Wenatchee, Washington
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We sat at a table on the sand at sunset. The kids were able to play within view while parents chatted it up over drinks. Fresh whole grouper and the ceviche were amazing! Highly recommended.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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43 reviews 43 reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

You cannot beat this location - open air restaurant right on the water's edge. Simply spectacular! However, for the price, we found the food marginal. We preferred the food at Pura Vida down the road - and much cheaper. But I don't regret getting to spend a night enjoying the view. Recommend booking a reservation during sunset - but you... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We came after sunset and found a great place on the beace, with an amazing view. the staff were very friendly and the food was great ,specialy the lobster and the fish we ordered ,big portion and fresh food ,we loved the music and the vibe and we must come back

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Pearland, Texas
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163 reviews 163 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

While staying in Playa Manzanillo our friend suggested we try Habaneros. Great restaurant with seating right on the beach in Santa Teresa. Excellent service and great food. Looking out onto the beach and Pacific Ocean made the experience even better.

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Los Angeles, California
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319 reviews 319 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

First off, the food was Good, Not Great compared to other places in town, it certainly was a little overpriced, and everything was extra, the concept of wanting something like more salsa, came with a no, untill we explained we would pay for it. that was merely a language misunderstanding. The Location can't be beat, it's right on the water,... More 

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Lodz, Poland
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575 reviews 575 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
342 helpful votes 342 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Habaneros appeared our most favourite address in Santa Teresa. Beautiful location, right on the beach and excellent fish, mahi-mahi, tuna, grouper. Served in fabulous sauces with crispy veggies. Last night, we have tried the new starters from December menu, just in preparation. Spicy prawns and tuna in Mexican style. Delicious. Rather expensive, but it`s worth.

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Boulder, Colorado
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I've eaten here twice on previous trips. It's always been a little expensive but for the quality of food I found it worth it. Unfortunately the quality is way down and it is still expensive. Not a good value. I should have taken a previous reviewer's review more to heart. I left here last night very disappointed.

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Great location next to a beautiful beach and with tasty Mexican food to boot. It is quite expensive though so only go there if your budget is fairly loose - the food is great and the surrounds top drawer you just need a well-filled wallet to leave full up.

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San Francisco, California
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We lost one of our faves! We previously rated this at the top, but CHANGE OF MANAGEMENT AND STAFF has turned this into a huge disappointment! The former manager brewed craft beers that were fantastic, but he's gone & EVERYTHING HAS CHANGED! The staff is now fake-friendly and apologetic for the higher prices and compromised offerings. We ordered some of... More 

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UmiSushi, Owner at Habaneros, responded to this review

Thank you Susan for bringing this to my attention... I am a proud business owner and always disappointed when I read such a comfusing review.. My staff work very hard to provide good quality food, and service... But I realize we can not make every person happy.. Sometimes things slip. But bottom line , we have a wonderful happy staff... More 

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Address: Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa 44444, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 50626401105
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Santa Teresa
Average Prices: USD 7 - 25
Cuisine: Mexican

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