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Los Trucos Bar and Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, Latin,
La Costanera Sur 100 metros sur de Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, Uvita, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“tico food” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Pub, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
La Costanera Sur 100 metros sur de Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice soda. The stuff is friendly and pretty fast. Lots of locals for lunch there. Good portions for the money.

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I went for lunch and tried the pasta with Bolegnese sauce and was very pleased with the large portion and the quality of the food and service. I actually left my credit card there by accident and the owner somehow found me on facebook and...More

Thank kelvinddueck
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch.. unfortunately a very uninspired meal. Service was good. Friend had calamari appetizer for lunch. It was fried / fresh and a generous portion. Came with a large cup of boring salsa. I had the philly cheese steak.....big mistake.....first i almost never...More

Thank epiphanyuvita
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The snapper was super good. I also had patacones and they tasted amazing. I do recommend this place any person would like to try comida tica. Pura vida

Thank Karla R
Reviewed 24 September 2016

A special little place in nondescript highway location, serving traditional and modern Tico food. Always a good choice for lunch or dinner. The chef/owner adds his own creative twists like a great Fra Diavlo sauce for dipping fried calamari (spicy is always a pleasant surprise...More

Thank HurricaneBob2015
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The food here was very good and the portions were sizeable. I had a very yummy casado and my family had hamburgers that were very good as well.

Thank Beverly R
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Stayed in Uvita for a week and found this spot was the best as it was closest to our place (a small walk from the downtown southbound) and the food was pretty cheap. Myra was super nice and served me the best burrito I found...More

Thank Bo L
Reviewed 8 February 2015

We wanted something different than the typical Costa Rica food (tired of beans and rice). We found it here! I had chicken cordon bleu & my husband had chicken marsala. Both were excellent and the prices were reasonable. Definitely recommend this place when staying in...More

Thank DarDarTheRockStar
Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

The ceviche was tough and the fish didn't seem fresh. Service ok. There were two other couples there. Ate at several other places in the area and this was the worst. I usually go to sodas and local spots for bocas and beer but wouldn't...More

1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Hey, good staff, good food, and a good value. We stopped and had lunch which was very good and stuck around for beers and a soccer game on their big screen. A favorite of the locals, which is always a good sign

Thank chiefhewho
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Pub, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Costanera Sur 100 metros sur de Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, Uvita, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Uvita
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