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Don Yayo Chicharonerra


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


$5 - $10
Latin, Bar, Central American, Costa Rican
Lunch, Dinner

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Reviewed August 16, 2019

Our friend who lives in Atenas recommended we go here. We had a fun time.it is a very local place and seemed to get very busy quickly just as well we got their early . A local football/ soccer game started on TV and the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Nicki O
Reviewed June 15, 2019 via mobile

Had the chrifrito it was ok nothing out of this world. Service was ok again nothing great. I would not recommend this place as it not bad but there is much better places to eat in Atenas.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank M9085ZTluism
Reviewed March 30, 2019

We began our evening going to a different chicharrones restaurant, only to find out that it was closed. Our Uber driver recommended Don Yayo. We are glad he did! The fun in ordering our cocktails (we don't speak spanish) to actually getting them was an...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank KSGN
Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

Ate lunch and dinner at 7 other restaurants during our trip to Costa rica where the food was outstanding. The food at Don yayo was simply horrible. All the fried food was greasy, overfried and tasteless. My wife had ordered a pan seared fish fillet...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank pap111
Reviewed December 26, 2018

Ate there several time, enjoyed the meals, this place is easy to find and parking is easy compared to most.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2018

Food is okay, service was a little slow. Have been there a few times and service was on the slow side. Typical Costa Rican fare which first time was very good and so so next time. Varied clientele, many Costa Ricans so generally I would...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cvmcd0nald
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Not cozy as some reviews state but definitely comfortable. foos is decently priced and very good. Service a little slow at the tables but quick at the bar. Good place to go for a couple of drinks too.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mike P
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Coldest beer in Costa Rica! Highly recommend for a true local experience and the plus is very cold beer!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank c0astalgirl
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Lively Sportsbar atmosphere & fun to mingle w/the Ticos. The food is pretty good & we would recommend.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank NYE2015
Reviewed February 23, 2018

“Pub Grub”! Moderately priced. But I don’t think the main attraction is the food, as they offer a number of pretty good craft type beers, at least according to my friend who is a bit of a beer aficianado. I Don’t drink malt grain beverages...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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