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Que Rico Papito Restaurant

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4.5ย 142 reviews
Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner


$4 - $25
Caribbean, Seafood, Costa Rican, Latin, International
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

We had heard a lot of good things about this restaurant but I believe we had bad luck the day we visited. A lot of the dishes in the menu, including basic sea bass and shrimp were not available. There was a limited amount of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SBE73
La_Costa_de_Papito, Propietario at Que Rico Papito Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2018

There was a government workers strike for a month where the roads were blocked by demonstrators and all services were paralyzed we couldn't get many products including the shrimp and Sea bass which are from the Pacific Coast and come in refrigerated trucks. Everything was...More

Reviewed April 30, 2018

Food was amazing and the pina colada was made with perfection! Donโ€™t hesitate to try both! I highly recommend Que Rico Papito to all who visit.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ursulap678
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

Ate breakfast and dinner every night while staying in the hotel. Breakfast is Costa Rican specialties plus eggs made fresh in front of you. At dinner they serve a complimentary soup that may be vegetable, tomato, or pumpkin that is so delicious with a square...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Karen F
La_Costa_de_Papito, Propietario at Que Rico Papito Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your meals! Thank you.

Reviewed March 28, 2018

On Friday nights, the dining room at Que Rico Papito Restaurant transforms into a sumptious BBQ worthy of Texas! I was doubtful at first, but upon the first bite of the mouthwatering ribs, my doubts vanished. Along with Caribbean chicken, the typical rice dish of...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Christine K
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

La Costa de Papito has built a well-deserved reputation as one of the best in the region for hospitality, quality of service, variety of offerings, and of course, food. Their restaurant Que Rico Papito is a reason to step off the beaten path, and taste...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank camerongreenlee
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The staff is so welcoming and service was great ! We really enjoy the Caribbean breakfast buffet that they have every morning... There is alway fresh fruit , homemade juices.. and the best Gallo Pinto in Puerto ! They always have a great selection of...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank gorosz
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Amazing food and very cool staff. Great beer and wonderful calipso music. We were there with a group of birders for an special event and the food was wonderful.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank SergeAri
Reviewed October 10, 2017

We went there twice on our recent trip to Puerto Viejo and it was my favorite. The service was excellent and on Fridays they have local music. I'm sure their fish dishes are excellent but both times I had the Lomito (stake). It was done...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank bonnie M
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

We stopped by on the way to the hotel we stayed at and really enjoyed the food. Gayo Pinto and chicken cassadas were great, tasty and fresh. Juices were made from fresh fruit right there. If you want inexpensive and delicious food that locals visit,...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank L0ve2travle
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and atmosphere!!!! I would definitely recommend and we will be going back again before we leave!! Best food yet for the money!! Huge potions and tasty drinks! The pumpkin soup was fabulous ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Amanda K
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Response from Cleo R | Reviewed this property |
absolutely. It's quiet it's lovely sometimes as music sometimes they're not teenagers want to walk around in the forest around the restaurant they can it's lovely
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