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Sabor Tico

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Frente la Plaza de Deportes Monteverde, | Centro Comercial Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5827
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tamales” (32 reviews)
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7:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Frente la Plaza de Deportes Monteverde, | Centro Comercial Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Typical Costa Rican food. Quantity was a lot, could share a meal if you want. There was a football game going on during dinner and it was a good vibe.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is on the top floor of the bus terminal, overlooking the town of Santa Elena. I had fish ceviche and chifritico (fried pork, beans, rice, and tortilla chips), with beer, for $ 15. The food was rich and plentiful, the atmosphere is nice...More

Thank Eva950
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is located on the upper level of the shopping mall in Santa Elena, so the location is not particularly enticing. However, the restaurant is clean, modern, well appointed, and serves very good food. The staff was friendly and efficient. They serve good typical...More

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I liked their passion fruit drinks. Food was cheap and delicious. The server: first-day he was nice; 2nd-day she was snob. ( forgot her name ) 🆒🆗👍🏻

Thank Hun H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our local host and did not disappoint. The food is great, service is brilliant and prices are reasonable. I would totally recommend grandma's recipe which is a local dish and very tasty.

Thank DavidS2969UG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has it all: nice atmosphere, great panorama and most of all great food. And all of this for a very reasonable price. The staff is very friendly and speak good English. Would definitely recommend this place when you're in monteverde!!

1  Thank Eva H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, there are two Sabor Ticos. One next to a soccer field and another on the second floor of a shopping center. My wife and I went to the latter one twice. This place has extremely good Costa Rican food, and at prices that are...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very crowded, and highly recommended, so we were expecting better food. It was ok, but not really worth the wait

Thank jjackso5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here our 1st night in town. after walking the town a bit we stopped in for an early dinner. we started with the guacamole and i thought i was going to enjoy it all myself- but my husband tried it and asked why...More

1  Thank purplekandy1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed our lunch at Sabor Tico (at commercial center). There are two so make sure you pick the one at the center. I had chicken rice and my husband had their vegetarian dish. They both were not only delicious but also...More

Thank Patrick R
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Annie B
January 29, 2015|
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Response from romintheworld | Reviewed this property |
Annie - Monte Verde ( Santa Elena) is not near any beachs but in the mountains. The closest beach would be at least a 4 hour drive. The roads in the area are mainly dirt and can be very rutty and pot holed. Also the roads in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frente la Plaza de Deportes Monteverde, | Centro Comercial Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 5827
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