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Soda La Perla


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews casado rice shrimp beef pollo typical costa rican food local eats casual restaurant the real deal comida tipica portions are huge the main street friendly service off the beaten path ate here excellent food beach
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Reviewed yesterday

We went here for breakfast twice. Just a local hangout but it had great food. Doesn't look like much when you walk up but it was just a cool place run by very friendly people. Cash only but good food and great price. Highly recommend,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank billbarrett172019
Reviewed 1 week ago

This soda is away from the main street, but close to the beech. You'll have to look for it once you're on the gravel road that heads to the beech. Friendly and great service, I had a traditional meal that was filling and very tasty.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Linda R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were referred here by a friend who lives in town. We’ve been twice in one week and plan to go again. The restaurant is off the main strip on the other side of the horse field. The menu is classic Tico food with large...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jeannie T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go to Soda LaPerla a lot as we live close by. They are always friendly, food is prepared fresh, family owned and what a great deal. Two of us can have lunch and a soda or smoothie for well under $20US. Typical Costa Rican...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bobc511
Reviewed January 7, 2019

We had very good service, we don't speak much spanish so the lady spoke slow and simple with us so we had no problem understanding. The food was good, a bit to much for us, so if your european you can order three dishes to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SiaSS
Reviewed December 30, 2018

A hidden local gem. The food is great and the prices are too. It's worth a visit for a local experience.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Zavabava
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Lovely food in vast quantities at amazing prices. So good we went back. Super friendly and nothing to fault. If you time the tides right you can walk both ways along the beach from Samara, with maybe a paddle one way. Highly recommended but don't...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LW64
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Nice family run casual restaurant. Portions are huge - so plan to share. We had the Casado with chicken - very, very good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Exploration379517
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here with another family we met on the beach (both kids under 2). Food was fast, Amazing flavour, filling and it’s totally family friendly. Saw another couple we met in Tamarindo the week before there. We liked it so much we went...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 881nn
Reviewed July 30, 2018

I liked the atmosphere at this soda very much. There were many locals in this place. The food is typical Costa Rican but very fresh and well prepared. They ask a very fair price. It's really cheap and the portions are huge. Friendly owners.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank NoeB1
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December 8, 2017|
Response from susanwojcik60 | Reviewed this property |
Since she serves breakfast I imagine she will be open no later than 8....very possibly by 7 - 7:30 now that it is getting into high season.
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