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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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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (106 reviews)
“tamales” (31 reviews)
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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

We had heard such good things on Trip advisor so we made a point to go - even though our guide was pushing us to go to others restaurants. Food was so so and the service was OK Maybe we did not order the right...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here based on the reviews and we were very pleased. Authentic place tucked in the middle of the real town. Grandma’s recipe chicken was very good. Posol was great

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Service was good. Food was just average, although they give you a lot on your plate! Nothing amazing, and wouldn’t return.

Thank Wendy O
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you want an inexpensive delicious meal on the way to Monteverde, this is the place to stop. The traditional dishes are incredible. Do not skip the horchata! Service is friendly and attentive. Definitely worth a repeat.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The vegetarian rice was decent but the rest of our order was barely edible. Wouldn’t recommend if you’re looking for a good fresh meal.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great great great prices for the food you receive. So much food I wish my boyfriend and I had shared a plate since we both got the same thing. Fried fish plate for lunch. It was apparent that all the locals were here, which is...More

Thank Chelsea T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were staying at Hotel Belmar and grabbed a Costco to town. We had looked up reviews prior and decided on Sabor Tico. We were not disappointed. We started with the tamales which were kind of bland ( my friends make delicious ones) I had...More

Thank njgirl1981
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chicken Fajitas were amazing!! Staff is nice and attentive. We would go there again for sure. Arroz con Pollo was great too. We liked the different flavors in their food. Everything was really fresh.

Thank Shauna P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came on the recommendation of a tour guide and we were not disappointed. They served nice size portions for a good price. We were very satisfied and it was delicious!

Thank sarahspiro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! This place has the best food we've tasted in Monte Verde! I had the arroz con pollo and it was moist and flavorful. The prices were the best in all of Costa Rica too! Great guacamole and chips also. Don't skip this place if...More

Thank Chyna S
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January 26, 2018|
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Response from Juliet S | Reviewed this property |
The prices are around $5-$8 per dish but comes with a lot of food. We found this place to be the best food for the price in Monteverde. If you check out the prices on their photos of the menu just divide the price by 568.5... More
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
Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children
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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