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Restaurant Tipico Cahuita

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Caribbean, Seafood, South American, Central American
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Town Center | 150KM North from National Park Entrance, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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Munich, Germany
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

I have tried several dishes there and I was never disappointed. However, if you are a vegetarian, there is very little choice, but this is normal in CR.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Loved it. Rustic restaurant with very good caribbean food. We had rice'n beans with chicke, garlic fish and ceviche which was particularly great

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Thank EpiCritic_CR
Puerto Viejo
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

We have been to this restaurant several times over our numerous trips to Cahuita. They have signs outside and by the cashier inside indicating that they take a number of different credit cards. Initially, there was a nice young woman who would wait on us and gave us excellent service. And the food was very good. We had no trouble... More 

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Frankfurt
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111 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2015

I had dinner at this place with my girlfriend during a stay in Cahuita in March 2015. The restaurant is located in a side-street of the Cahuita main road, which makes it a little quieter than most others. They have a wide choice of food and drink options on the menu but not everything is available. Prices were reasonable and... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2015 via mobile

The food was fine, and the same price as other sodas in town. But the service was really strange. The mature lady seemed to be deliberately misunderstanding us as we repeated and repeated what we wanted (all of which was on the menu). Even when we pointed to it she seemed confused. Then our meals came which were pretty good,... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

Nice food. Took a little while because she had to buy food first! Vegetarian choice limited (as always). No problem with children.

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Thank David B
Budapest, Hungary
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015

Why I prefer this restaurant to others in Cahuita? Because it is a little away from the crowd, it offers regular prices and typical Caribbean dishes (a fusion between Jamaican and Costa Rican cuisine). My favorite is fish (whole or filet) with rice and beans and salad. Wroth a try. The decoration is not comparable with some of the fancier... More 

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Portland
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2014

A favorite local hangout because the food is delicious and the staff is friendly. There are mainly typical Costa Rican dishes, so your get a chance to taste local food at a great price. We are visiting for 2 weeks and will eat here often. You can't go wrong if local authentic is what you are looking for.

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Thank Carol W
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2014 via mobile

The casado fish was great and a good price 6 dollars. The fish fillet was expensive for the small plate and also not a really great taste.

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2014

We got there by chance and it was worth it. It was a shame the restaurant was completeley empty, we guessed because it´s not in the main road, but the food was so tasty and the smooths were really good. I had a pargo for the first time and it was really nice. Service was amazing. Go there if you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, South American, Central American
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Town Center | 150KM North from National Park Entrance, Cahuita, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Cahuita

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?