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Calle Vista Alegre | 100 SE De Rose Plaza, San Rafael de Escazu 10203, Costa Rica
+506 2288 2760
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“ceviche” (31 reviews)
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Latin, Seafood, Costa Rican, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Calle Vista Alegre | 100 SE De Rose Plaza, San Rafael de Escazu 10203, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordinarily avoid English named restaurants in Latin America, but this place had a ton of good reviews, so I decided to take a chance. I'm glad I did, and paid off. This is a family run place (I had arrived a little early and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank taem111
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So we had amazing food on our vacation . I was just expecting mediocre food on our last day . My travel companion says , “ let’s try this place because I want fish . “ Wow the food was simply delicious. Easy parking and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mobile730825
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Every trip to Costa Rica is a hunt for the best ceviche, and I think we can call off the search. This is it. The Cocoveche that comes in a coconut shell is the best ceviche I've ever had - so tender, not fishy or...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FarAway704941
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We visited MadFish today and it was amazing, we had ceviche, fish tacos and fish and chips. Everything was so good I can’t wait to go back. The service was excellent.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CristinaS1262
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

It’s a small restaurant and that’s part of the experience, meeting the chef/owner before or after your food is in the table has a special touch. The food is amazing, best seafood in the area and I must say, the best seafood I have ever...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PrisHuedaBeeche
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Like a pirate looking for a long sought treasure, we bumped into this hidden gem and oh my did we hit the jackpot! To call this place a Cafe is such an understatement. MadFish is hands down the best flavor we have tried in my...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SergioX7
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Madfish restaurant is an amazing jewel of delicious beauty, freshness, and your plate served as art, that you must photograph before you eat. I would highly recommend eating there, you will not be disappointed. The ambiance is clean, sweet and decorated with local art that...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank lucreziapilar
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I saw the great reviews and had to try Madfish. We were a party of three, and we tried three different ceviches — Mexican, coconut, pineapple/lime. By the end, we could not agree on what was best because they were all so good. The presentation...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sphinx2011
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Mad fish is amazing! The food, ambience, and service is great. We have been enjoying this restaurant since we discovered it in October 2017 and we try to make it an event when visiting family in Costa Rica.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Coltonannie1
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Stopped here for lunch last saturday. The food choices and service were awesome. limited drink options, but when you are eating this great food, who needs alcohol! Highly recommend!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank TylerinTexas
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4 February 2018|
Response from Teresa M | Property representative |
Hi! Thank you for contacting us. Yes, we do two vegan option... pineapple ceviche or tomatoes-avocado ceviche. Hope to see you soon.
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Vista Alegre | 100 SE De Rose Plaza, San Rafael de Escazu 10203, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Rafael de Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2288 2760
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