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Main Street, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
+506 2735 5185
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“ceviche” (13 reviews)
“shrimp rice” (2 reviews)
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Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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Reviewed February 20, 2013 via mobile

I came here a couple of times when visiting PJ. The food is good & you can relax & use the WiFi to email home. I was in Costa Rica on a field project with Frontier & so came to town for a couple of...More

Thank vixfreespirit
Reviewed January 28, 2013

My brother, sister-in-law and I ate here by chance. The starter on our aircraft for the Sansa flight back to San Jose forced us to spend an extra, and not entirely welcome, night in Puerto Jimenez at the airline's expense. The best part of the...More

Thank Shelmert
Reviewed January 23, 2013

We ate here a couple of times during our three days in Puerto Jimenez. This was some of the best food we had in Costa Rica. I especially liked the chicken tacos.

Thank dd123456789
Reviewed January 15, 2013

We stopped here to eat. Food was really good and customer service is great. If we came back to Costa Rica. I would come back here to eat. I recommend that you stop and eat here. Right in the middle of the city. Prices or...More

Thank hbenbenek
Reviewed January 6, 2013

We always stop and eat at Carolina's when we drive thru Puerto Jimenez on our way to Playa Matapalo. The meals have always been very good, well preportioned and priced reasonably. You can't go wrong.

Thank TXTraveler6756
Reviewed December 29, 2012

First place we stopped in Puerto Jimenez. The food is fantastic and reasonable, and you're right in the center of the city. We ate here 3 times. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are all excellent.

Thank Barolo2012
Reviewed November 30, 2012

We have had lunch over there and it was fine. There are better places for lunch or dinner. Its was simple but the prices are low.

Thank Josepha W
Reviewed November 9, 2012

Carolina's was the first place we were told about. We ate breakfast, lunch & dinner there throughout our trip. All meals were excellent. Try their frutas mixta juice - yummy! The ceviche there was fresh and came with delicious pattecones.

Thank wineluver2
Reviewed November 1, 2012

Centrally located, Carolina's has the perfect location for a restaurant. People watching is great. We live in the area and visit Pto Jimenez once or twice a month. We have had some good meals like grilled chicken sandwiches or arroz con pollo and some bad...More

Thank Harvey38
Reviewed October 31, 2012

Friendly and fast service the food tastes good the watresses are friendly. It's fun to sit and watch the street entertainment while we relax. Unfortunately the prices of food went up in the last few years but it's to be expected. I guess :(

Thank Peter M
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Osa Peninsula  >  Puerto Jimenez
  • Phone Number: +506 2735 5185
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