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Frente la Plaza de Deportes Monteverde | Centro Comercial Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5827
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Ranked #4 of 25 Restaurants in Santa Elena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Costa Rican
Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Great value for the money. Much cheaper than restaurants in town center. The food is local and authentic and reasonably priced. The next day, we went to the Tree House and wished we would have come back here instead. Also across the street from the delightful ChocoCafe.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

After visiting the Selvatura park, we enjoyed some local fare at Sabor Tico. The ceviche was the best we've had in Costa Rica; the fried yuca was delicious; the chorizo 'snack' with tortilla was awesome. The pork dinner (#40) was chewy.....otherwise this would be a 5 rating! Would highly recommend!

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Weedsport, New York
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We were so glad that we decided to try Sabor Tico instead of another dinner at our resort. The food was wonderful. Menu had a great selection and the location is so easy to get to! The restaurant is bright and cheery and the staff were very friendly! Prices were reasonable too! We would highly recommend eating here during your... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We had a great and inexpensive dinner. We visited the location in the plaza on the edge of town beside the bus station. The restaurant is upstairs. We were there just as the sun set over the Pacific - very nice view. November is low season so the restaurant wasn't too busy - us and about six tables of locals.... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We ate at the one located in the new mall area near downtown. The prices were reasonable and the food was good. We sat out on the patio overlooking the town and we were barely able to finish our meals. Highly recommended.

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Heidelberg, Germany
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44 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Went there for dinner and enjoyed it. The food is quite nice, prices are moderate and service is excellent. Come early and get a table with a nice view over the city on their balcony.

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Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Some of the best authentic food I had while in Costa Rica. There are two locations in Monteverde and both provided large portions for an excellent price. They have a large menu with a variety of authentic meals in Costa Rica, as well as an extended version with more Westernized dishes. The staff was very friendly and the restaurant was... More

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nosara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This was recommend by Pura Vida Tours. Great food, small price! Two locations in town, one close to our hotel, one in the Monteverde mall, with valley view, though clouds came in when we were there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Great food! Great view!! It took a while for the waitres to answer but it was worth it! Juices are amazing and Costa Rican flavor is all over.. Extremelly recomended and also good big portions.. my fiancee and i got from starving to stuffed!!! :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Stopped by this restaurant from a tip from our guides. The food is very tasty and flavorful. I had the chicken soup and the hubby ate the arroz con pollo. We wanted more traditional fare and we weren't disappointed. The chicken was very moist for both the soup and the rice dish. The soup was slightly on the salty side... More

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Address: Frente la Plaza de Deportes Monteverde | Centro Comercial Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2645 5827
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
Cuisine: Costa Rican

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