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Sabor Tico

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Pizza, South American, Costa Rican
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Frente la Plaza de Deportes Monteverde | Centro Comercial Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5827
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great price, good food

Excellent service! Good food for a great price. Staff are very friendly and food arrives quickly. The plantains were delicious.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
Jennifer R
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Windsor, California
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Windsor, California
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Excellent service! Good food for a great price. Staff are very friendly and food arrives quickly. The plantains were delicious.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Had a great time at this restaurant. Food was delicious and the service was friendly and stress free. Good prices and a good atmosphere.

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Barcelona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

This was the place where we had lunch when we arrived in Santa Elena after driving from Tamarindo. The place is very easy to find because it is on t He main road right across the street from the football pitch. It was a very good choice. They have a wide offering that includes traditional dishes as well as other... More 

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Lier, België
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

A wide choice of uncomplicated traditional food for a very reasonable price. Good food, friendly service. Absolutely worth a visit.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Large and tasty casados including a veggie option. Good value and lovely service. You can sit in or out. Easy to find in centro comercial. We recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

This restaurant gives you the opportunity to eat what a real Costa Rican (Tico) eats at home. There are over 100 items on the menu and we tried many (2 people, 4 meals each). They were all good. Plus the servings are generous. I am a celiac person and with most (70-80) items gluten free with no modification, I felt... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

My family and me have been there twice. Great selection and a lot of options. Make sure you get there before 21.30 because they close the kitchen at 22.00 exactly. I recommend on the beef soup! Their shakes are very tasty too. Very good meal!

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chic09
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

August trip 2015. Loved the food and the prices are very reasonable. Definitely the place to eat in Monteverde

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Ate the sea bass, plantain dessert and the rice pudding dessert. It was all very good. We returned the next night and enjoyed it again!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Great gallo pinto and fried eggs with plenty of chilero sauce,best thing I ate all holiday. Simple taste of Costa Rica.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, South American, Costa Rican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?