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Chicken Joe's

Main Road, accross from Soccer Field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“yucca fries” (27 reviews)
“chicken” (140 reviews)
“ceviche” (25 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Gluten Free Options
Main Road, accross from Soccer Field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Their chicken is good, but actually the lomo saltado and ceviche are even better! Also I was a big fan of the ginger beer. Staff were very warm and friendly. Prices are reasonable. Definitely check it out for a casual dinner!

Thank LaurenDach
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Cute little place and very good food. Go early cause it's hard to get a seat. Very good staff that work hard to make your visit wonderful. The owners Billy and Yada are super nice people.

Thank SandyMidlandOntario
Reviewed March 24, 2017

We decided to get some highly recommended organic chicken here to take back to our hotel and it was delicious. The sides were good, we got black beans and tortillas as well as french fries. Everyone raves about the sauces which were good, but the...More

Thank Jeffizmhansen
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

My wife that does not know at meat gets the fish tacos. I love the chicken! Shrimp tacos and ceviche is good too.

Thank tootoast
Reviewed March 8, 2017

This place is fun, the owners are vey sweet. We came here a few times during our stay and enjoyed the 1/2 chicken and also the stir fry. Great food and cold beers

Thank beckywLagunaBeach
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Good rotisserie chicken with plenty of choices for sides and sauces. Friendly service and nice little roadside patio .

Thank just1backpack
Reviewed March 6, 2017

Owners are Peruvian and menu has a little fusion vibe to it. I had the fish tacos. They were excellent with a different flavor/style than I have usually found in Costa Rica or the US. My kids had the 1/2 chicken. The Chicken appears to...More

Thank John P
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

Costa Rica has great chicken in general, but the taste here was the best of all. The people who work here were very kind and caring. It did take a while for the food to come out of the kitchen, but any doubts of whether...More

Thank werqwer
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Great food, excellent service and super tasty IPA! The desserts are to die for. I will definitely come back.

Thank cragholm
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant! I had the fish tacos and they were totally lush and fresh! My companion had 1/4 chicken with 2 sides and it was exquisite! It's a fun vibe and has great food!

Thank alypre
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Donald W
February 9, 2015|
Response from yada c | Property representative |
12 to 9 pm every day but tuesdays . Hope to see you soon , Billy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, accross from Soccer Field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Santa Teresa
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