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Fiesta del Mariscos

Ruta 34 | Frente al Mar, Playa Tarcoles, Tarcoles, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Apr 8, 2017
“Simple Seafood Done Well...”
Feb 13, 2017
“Mildly disappointing ...”
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Seafood, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
$$ - $$$
Ruta 34 | Frente al Mar, Playa Tarcoles, Tarcoles, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten several times at this restaurant over the years and it has always been consistently good. Portions are generous, the seafood is fresh and well-prepared, prices are reasonable. The restaurant is located off the main Pacific Coast highway on a small beach near...More

Thank Tingo
Reviewed April 8, 2017

This restaurant was fairly close to where we were staying and we ended up having dinner here twice. The restaurant is located close to the highway and right on the beach, which made for a nice setting. For our meals we had some nicely grilled...More

Thank MGG56
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were heading North on the 34 and just happened to catch a glimpse of this place with fishing boats in the sea behind it. We decided to U-turn, and give it a try. Well we are sure happy we did! The...More

Thank Torbolton
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

This is all i have to say about the restaurant. I recommend the grilled chicken breast but not the tenderloin. Also the drinks are beautifully presented and delicious.

Thank Tyler K
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

The fried chicken was very good but the seafood platter was a disappointment, more of a fish stew. Good service and all clean, great view of the beach. Prices very good too.

Thank chrissie t
Reviewed January 7, 2017

The location and facilities were very good; well kept and clean. Great view of the Pacific. The food not so much!! The sea bass "supposedly" was cooked properly, but was some other kind of ocean white fish. It was then covered by a dozen small...More

Thank BrianS6
Reviewed November 1, 2016

I t is a classic place typical of coastrica. This restaurant has been around for since I remember. Placed on the coast with local fishing boats on the beach. Eat the Coastrican way.

Thank Waterfall_CostaRica
Reviewed October 29, 2016

This is not the Ricky Ricardo of 'I Love Lucy' this Ricky was our tour guide who brought us to this excellent seafood place by the ocean for a very tasty and filling luncheon. There is virtually no ambiance inside the restaurant beyond basic tables...More

Thank yenally
Reviewed September 22, 2016

The food here was delicious but the sunset was even better. Excellent place to with eat or have a drink and enjoy the sunset.

Thank Michele A
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Good seafood. Try the pescado entero frito. They also have good naturales. Sit right on the beach and eat lunch. It doesn't get any better. 5 minutes down the road from Carara NP.

Thank Lndmarks22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruta 34 | Frente al Mar, Playa Tarcoles, Tarcoles, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Tarcoles
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