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Flip Flop Restaurant

Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 1234, Costa Rica
+506 2750 2031
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (34 reviews)
“pasta” (33 reviews)
“frozen mojito” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Fusion, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
DETAILS
Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 1234, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 465 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a tasty meal here for a reasonable price but we waited a crazy long time for our meal - and our server was terrible. She didn't crack a smile the entire time and she obviously did not want to be...More

Thank shanadm
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Good food, good service. Friendly waitress took good care of us. Meal was inexpensive and really good. Would go back if ever in the area.

Thank vbcoachlou
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived around 815 and sat in the front near the road. There were two very large groups, one was already eating, we thought the others were part of them so we had a seat expecting that they had already put on their order. It...More

Thank Maribeth1987
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I the green chicken curry which was temperature hot and mild spicy as described on the menu. Shame the rice was not sticky. Still overall tasty and nice. My wife had spaghetti bolognaise which was just OK not much meat too much spaghetti and a...More

Thank Ba8ydriver
Reviewed 14 February 2017

When I want sushi, this will be the only place I will go! Excellent, and good selection too! I want to go back!

Thank hotelmagellaninn
Sabinacr, Owner at Flip Flop Restaurant, responded to this review

thank you for your nice review. yes !!! proudly we can say, our sushi chef is an artist. we are happy that you loved it. we are looking forward to see you again, enjoying our fantastic sushi. saludos y pura vida !!!

Reviewed 4 February 2017

First place where our whole dinner party of 5 instantly wanted to eat. We also had a vegan in our group. And guess what? They are super vegan friendly with all the vegan dishes clearly marked. I had the indonesian curry with chicken, closest I've...More

Thank SaraFrisvold
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I had burgers here, pasta, you name it. The spaghetti pomodoro was one of the best I have tasted, and that includes my trip to Italy. Don't ask me how, just believe it is true haha. Service was great, atmosphere was nice. Definitely a great...More

Thank Atheris510
Sabinacr, Owner at Flip Flop Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for you nice Review.. See you soon

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Their salmon pasta and sea food with passion mango sauce were on of the best dishes during our trip. Service was okay. With a little smile I would have ranked full stars.

Thank Reijonens
Sabinacr, Owner at Flip Flop Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for you nice Review.. See you soon

Reviewed 18 December 2016

Ate here for lunch. Ordered the Caribbean Special. Not a bad price by Costa Rica standards. Portion was epic and really enjoyed the coconut rice. Easy to find, staff were friendly / attentive, and restaurant clean.

Thank Hacb86
Sabinacr, Owner at Flip Flop Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for you nice Review.. See you soon

Reviewed 14 December 2016

Vibrant and cheerful sidewalk cafe, colourful art, brightly painted walls and dishes. They offer a sizeable array of Carribean staples with patacones, rice and beans and a variety of local staples. I opted for the mariscos casafo (seafood) with squid and shrimp. Very tasty. Very...More

Thank Rachel C
Sabinacr, Owner at Flip Flop Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for you nice Review.. See you soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 1234, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 2750 2031