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maxi's by Ricky

350 meters south of Broadway Beauty, which itself is just a few hundred meters outside of downtown Santa Ana on the Old Road to Escazu. | In San Rafael de Santa Ana off the beaten path.., Santa Ana, Costa Rica
+506 2282 8619
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“patacones” (7 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican, Costa Rican, Central American
PRICE
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LOCATION
350 meters south of Broadway Beauty, which itself is just a few hundred meters outside of downtown Santa Ana on the Old Road to Escazu. | In San Rafael de Santa Ana off the beaten path.., Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here upon getting to Santa Ana the staff was very friendly the food was extremely delicious and just a really good place to hang out and have company.

Thank ViChefy
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were there a couple of weeks ago. Such a cool place and people. Quality of food is amazing, big portions, good price. They had to explain the menu to us because all the dishes had particular names. The owner and creator of all the...More

Thank Mayra05
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Family restaurant built into and old remodeled home (tile floors, slat wood ceilings, outdoor roofed porches) Very friendly and communicative staff. Lactose and Gluten free dishes can be chosen although one should ask (my wife is gluten intolerant) Portions are ample and prices reasonable. The...More

Thank ChetPatt
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This is the Maxi's to give a try, if you remember and miss the quality of the food at the original Maxi's in Manzanillo. Food is excellent!

Thank Keith G
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I had a hard time with the meals names, but our server was very patient with us. The atmosphere was casual and very relaxed. Good food

Thank zumbadiva1
Reviewed 30 March 2017

the place is great, has really nice food. Service and the venue could improve just a bit to make it perfect, but overall its a hit. It has great Caribbean food with great prices as well

Thank jacampos00
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Never dreamed I would be eating food this good.It was a first for me but not a last. I am from Texas and this is almost as good as a good ole steak. Next time I go I want someone to be with me to...More

Thank sugarekfrank
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I travelled for business to Costa Rica first week of February and my folks took me to Maxi´s by Ricky, a Caribbean hut that serves the best sea food soup I ever tasted in my life. It's called “Rondon” and It’s a soup that has...More

Thank aamm72
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Great caribbean food! Very cozy and laid back restaurant. The patacones are a must have, as well as the "agua de sapo" to quench your thirst.

Thank jcarenll
Reviewed 19 December 2016

A friend kept raving about Maxi's, her description of the food made my mouth water so tonight I gave it a go and my expectations were certainly met. Great appetizer of filled plantain cups to satisfy the initial hunger, and the pork chifrijo (shefreejo) was...More

Thank LolaTiguera
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican, Costa Rican, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 meters south of Broadway Beauty, which itself is just a few hundred meters outside of downtown Santa Ana on the Old Road to Escazu. | In San Rafael de Santa Ana off the beaten path.., Santa Ana, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: +506 2282 8619
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