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Nema Bar y Restaurante


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Lunch, Dinner
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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All reviews chicken fajitas rice beans ceviche lobster red snapper asian style sauce cheap beer puerto viejo white wine food quality drink specials the main road people watch during our stay ate here beers daiquiris
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I went for a little walk and because it started to rain a lot, we just went to the Nema to have a drink and dinner. The food was really not good. They served ‘Surimi’ and frozen fish as sea food and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Melichior
Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

Located right on the intersection of Route 256 and Av 69 in Puerto Viejo and at the north end of the seaside trail from Playa Cocles, this was where we ate a week’s worth of lunches. The salmon filet, filet mignon, chicken fajitas, rice &...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AfricaAtNewYears
Reviewed March 6, 2019

If you order a lime Margarita why here are you given a cocktail with mandarina which are strong very sour unripe oranges? Limes are plentiful here and as an international traveler I expect lime when thats what I order. The orange flavor is so strong...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jodygodfrey
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

Had dinner and drinks. The location is excellent with direct views to the ocean. The food quality was very good. Service was fast and friendly. I would recommend this on your trip to Puerto Viejo.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank johnrH9883QJ
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

Slow waitstaff didn’t seem to care we were there. Close to a half hour to get watery cocktails. Food was decent. Most unusual fajitas I’ve had, they were just chicken, pepper and onion in an Asian style sauce.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank D4634IPsteveg
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

Everything was very plain and service was quite slow. I had chicken fajitas and was only given chicken, onions and peppers—no tortillas, salsa, sour cream, etc. My husband has fish tacos—fish on a tortilla and that’s it. No sauce or coleslaw on it. They may...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kristenn5
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Good food, cheap beer, and great service. We ate here a couple of times during our stay in Puerto Viejo. Nice view of the beach. Relaxed atmosphere.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Peter M
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Nice place on the main road to have a simple but good dinner. They serve delicious lobster with vegetables and country potatoes for 20 USD. Staff is very fast and friendly.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rc67
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Well, there was a beach view... over the traffic...and the upstairs is nice But irregular size and distance in the steps make it a little difficult for the elderly, infirm, drunk or stoned (at least one of which may apply to me at any given...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank RiverheadResearch
Reviewed December 7, 2018

We walked to the restaurant from our hotel and my son wants the burger he had last time he was there. it was just as good as before and the service was excellent!

Date of visit: November 2018
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