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Johnny's Place


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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Costa Rican, Caribbean, Pub, Fusion, Central American
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We watched the Super Bowl here and the staff was so attentive. You could be right on the beach and watch sports. Food was bar food and they were out of ceviche and guacamole but I would go back another time for a game

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed December 11, 2019

The view overlooking the sea and rainforest, is exquisite, especially an hour before sunset. I love having a gin & tonic here, as it comes with cucumber - just as i like it. Our host Dervin was friendly, warm, and charming. Sometimes the drinks can...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

I should have known better. As we walked in they checked our purses and maybe my friends pockets. They must have missed the guy who showed me his gun in his waist band after refusing to dance with him. I didn’t go out for the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019

Food was much better than expected. Being on the beach was why we chose this restaurant. Very busy area and beach. Right in town.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 17, 2019

Average regional food, you can find much better. It has a chill vibe (as does the rest of Puerto Viejo), and you'll have the view of the beach and ocean, but food and services are are average (as are prices). Nothing was wrong, but nothing...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

We have been eating here for some time as the restaurant is beach front allowing the kids to play while we wait for our order. The service has always been of a high standard but the presentation of the food has really gone up a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Sara F
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We were a group of 8 visiting quite late at night. We ended up being the last and only customers, sitting in the sand on the beach eating. The food was good as was the pricing and even though they were closing (waiting for us...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kenth n
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Laid back service by friendly staff in a scenic location. Situated on the beach we came here several times and enjoyed the sharing plate for lunch between 3 of us. The “fish fingers” were particularly good.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank L3749GAjamese
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

We visited twice for drinks. The location is sublime- right on the beach which enabled us to see the sunset. We only stopped for drinks and didn’t eat here- though the food did look lovely. The cocktails were delicious and the staff really friendly and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Natily
Reviewed March 5, 2018

We ate right on the beach with gentle waves rolling almost up to your feet. Food was good. Atmosphere great. Friendly staff.

Date of visit: February 2018
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