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Samdix Place Caribean Food - CLOSED

La fortuna san carlos | 25 Mtrs Oeste de Hotel la Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 2217, Costa Rica
+506 2479 8331
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
17 Aug 2014
“Great Carribbean food”
16 Apr 2014
“delicious Caribbean rice and beans!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Caribbean, Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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La fortuna san carlos | 25 Mtrs Oeste de Hotel la Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 2217, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 18 August 2014

We wanted something different other than the traditional casados. We ventured off and found Samdix with one of the other hostel guests we had met. The food was great...spices were exceptional. The owner was very friendly.

Thank Jenn L
Reviewed 17 April 2014 via mobile

service was excellent, food very tasty. went with my soon to be wife for dinner and returned on very next day for more. on first night I got rice and beans Caribbean style, served with fried bananas & pork chops on delicious salsa... my better...More

Thank GrigoriF
Reviewed 3 March 2014

I don't even know where to start. They seemed annoyed that we were even there despite no other customers being in the restaurant. My friend is a vegetarian and asked about options. They brought her a plate of vegetables. Just vegetables. Nothing else. I got...More

Thank tmv23
Reviewed 5 February 2014

My husband and I ate dinner at SamDix. Big mistake! The owner/waiter bragged how good his specials and all his food is. We ordered the special and other chicken meal. The taste is awful and the meat (chicken ribs, legs, thigh- no chicken breast) is...More

Thank BeachnSunset
Reviewed 16 January 2014

pros: -it's unique for the area - the patty was the best thing we got here cons: -fork was dirty -service was super super slow and it was not busy at all -a bit pricy for the area and the quality of food -due to...More

Thank Water F
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Decided to try some Caribbean food after having enough of the gallo pinto standard fare. We went here for lunch and the food was really disappointing. Dix and his mother were very nice - high energy and welcoming so I was expecting some mouth watering...More

Thank Xania_TO
Reviewed 30 December 2013

The owner is an interesting and fun guy to chat with. He's extremely committed to his business and is passionate about his food. We both ordered the chicken special and it was some of the best chicken I've ever had. The subtle addition of coconut...More

Thank biancaontheroad
Reviewed 15 December 2013

My wife and I had dinner here one night and enjoyed it. The food - Caribbean Chicken and picked fish - was good, but the best part was chatting with the owner, who was also the cook and the waiter. Very interesting guy, lots of...More

Thank igs
Reviewed 21 November 2013

We went here hoping for some real Caribbean flavor, but left somewhat disappointed. While the chicken I ordered was more flavorful than some of the chicken dishes that I have had in Costa Rica, I thought it was a little overpriced for what we were...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 19 November 2013 via mobile

We checked this place out cause of the high reviews. Pretty basic really and slightly overpriced. A little more flavorful than standard tico food but twice as expensive. Civiche was pretty bland. Red beans and rice w chicken tasted fine but not much better than...More

Thank miles d
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 8
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La fortuna san carlos | 25 Mtrs Oeste de Hotel la Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 2217, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 8331
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