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Rancho Tipico

South American, Costa Rican
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Rt. 34 between Hermosa and Esterillos Oeste, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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185 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

This is typical Costa Rican fare at normal (non-touristy) prices. What a relief to us after being gouged for crappy food everywhere for as much as it would cost in a decent restaurant back home. It's worth checking out if you are staying in Esterillos Oeste or Hermosa

Thank Melibrooklyn
Berry, Australia
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2016

Great location great food, just love it. Never had a bad meal yet and half the time we don't know what we're ordering. Live dangerously and don't be disappointed. Locals are friendly and helpful. Overall a great trip. Petty theft a big problem everywhere. Don't leave anything in your car even at the supermarket security is everywhere. We have one... More 

Thank Pam L
Barcelona, Spain
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 4, 2016

The food was filling and delicious. We have traveled from the San Jose airport and were tired and hungry. This restaurant was on the list of recommended places to eat that I got from the home owner in Playa Bejuco.

Thank vendetta61
Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed May 11, 2015

When, I was growing up, and ridding with my parents. My dad would always look to see where the truckers stopped to eat. Well, the same thing seems to apply here in Costa Rica. Real good food and reasonably priced.

Thank coatiman
Los Angeles, California
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2013

If you travel up and down Rt. 34 between Hermosa and Esterillos, you will pass this place on the coastal side of the highway. It was recommended by a local after we got food poisoning at a more tourist oriented place on Hermosa. The food is great and the "casados" (typical meal served with rice & beans) are a great... More 

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Restaurant Details

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South American, Costa Rican
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  • Address: Rt. 34 between Hermosa and Esterillos Oeste, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Playa Hermosa

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?