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Fiesta del Mariscos

$$ - $$$Latin, Seafood,
Ruta 34 | Frente al Mar, Playa Tarcoles, Tarcoles, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“shrimp” (9 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
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Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican
$$ - $$$
Ruta 34 | Frente al Mar, Playa Tarcoles, Tarcoles, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

We came for an early dinner as we were driving by. I've eaten here in the past and people used to rave about the food, but sadly this time, it wasn't so. The fish ceviche was the best that was served, but nothing special. My...More

Thank Stratfordcouple
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

We had fresh tuna steak. Very nicely cooked. This is a typical street restaurant with fresh food. Very friendly and attentive personnel. Clean and food meals.

Reviewed June 20, 2017

Driving from San Jose, the highway winds about and the stunning view of the ocean appears, colorful Fiesta del Mariscos has a great location ! The children insisted on familiar foods, burgers and such which were fine, the adults went with the very fresh fish...More

Thank norah50
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Hi guys, What can I say. We maded a detour to have lunch here. Seaview and seafood; that's it. Still one of the best restaurants on the west coast. There is a parking lot with a gard. When I have time of live, I will...More

Thank schliek
Reviewed May 1, 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

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