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Restaurante Tamara

Main Street, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0148
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“rice and beans” (25 reviews)
“chicken” (23 reviews)
“patacones” (8 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just loved the vibes and food. Chicken Casado was excellent. Service fast and efficient. Definitely recommend to check it out.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Experience501626
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a delicioco meal here, I got chicken and Jamaican sauce. The chicken super soft fell out the bone the sauce is very delicious!! The service was great!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Amz420
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chicken was great, squid was good but slightly small portion but service was lovely considering was New Year’s Eve would recommend

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tracye50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide, Tino recommended this place and we are so glad we went! The food was fresh and delicious and plentiful without hiked up tourist prices! Highly recommend!!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank michelephoto
Reviewed November 5, 2018

We had a fantastic meal here at Restaurante Tamara! We all ordered the Seafood combo plate for 4 people. There was calamari, mussels, fish, and shrimp. All so delicious especially with the side dishes it comes with (your choice of rice and beans and fried...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank YL0
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Patterson family keep the tradition that made this part of the country famous!! Some of the best Caribbean dishes are serve in Tamaras. Love the rice and beans with Chicken...my Favorite Rondon is delicious...very typical kind of soup.. The location is great right on the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank roadadvisor
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Very tasty vegetarian option with variety of rice and beans, grilled vegetables, patacones, salads... probably the best food for the best price in town.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sarah L
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Dined here in the evening. Friendly attentive service. We had the mixed sea food with fries. Tasty and plentiful, washed down with local beer.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Libran_Lovely
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

I live in San Jose and eat here every time I come in town. Consistently delicious Caribbean food at super reasonable prices. They even gifted me the hot sauce I love so much. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank nomadicwahoo
Reviewed October 14, 2018

A great family restaurant located at the heart of Puerto Viejo. Enjoy warm Caribbean treat while you enjoy awesome food. Awesome service!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SBE73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 2750 0148
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