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Sabor Tico

) #2 of 33 Restaurants in Santa Elena Latin, ,
Frente la Plaza de Deportes Monteverde, | Centro Comercial Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5827
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“casado” (183 reviews)
“tamales” (31 reviews)
“chicken” (83 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Frente la Plaza de Deportes Monteverde, | Centro Comercial Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped by after a long day. Restaurant was recommended and a short walk from our lodging. Service was prompt and everyone's dish was great and affordable. Would have definitely returned, but prefer to try different establishments during our stay in a new locale!

Thank carriepo
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were directed here by our B&B host for our first meal in Monte Verde. She billed it as a restaurant where all "the locals" go. Not much English spoken, but the food and prices were indeed what the locals would want. we found our...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 4 days ago

A good selection of taste simple food with something to suit everyone in our group including a fussy eater and a veggie. Prices reasonable and portions big.

Thank Sandrap1111111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location above the entrance to the supermarket mall cap park and a few hundred metres from centre of town and only because if trip advisor did we find. Great simple food, good beer choice, good service and very good value.

Thank NDMEdinburgh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here was so so delicious, real authentic Costa Rican food, large portions. We all ordered a meal but honestly you could feed 2 people with one dish. I had a bistec encebollado with beans, rice, sweet plantains, salad and a side of avocado....More

Thank Ltrejo060812
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a nice, casual environment with good outdoor seating choices. There is a good sized menu with lots to choose from. The food seemed really good quality, big portions, and a good value. The guacamole was probably the best I've had in CR. The...More

Thank sepeterson
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very good place to have lunch or dinner. They have an extensive menu and the prices are reasonable. My family ordered some fresh juices that were great. We ordered chicken fajitas, a chicken burrito meal, a grilled chicken meal. All these were...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tasty. quick. local beer. clean. nice outdoor seating. good location. would recommend for lunch or dinner.

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience at Sabor Tico. Definitely an old school joint. Pretty much all outdoor, but very comfortable. The menu is quite extensive. We all opted for some version of a casado. The plantain was sweet and juicy, the beans and rice were...More

Thank catlaw98
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely the best place we ate while staying in Monteverde. The food is delicious, fresh, and reasonably priced. The craft beer is good too!

Thank LeahoftheLakes
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Annie B
30 January 2015|
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Response from romintheworld | Reviewed this property |
Annie - Monte Verde ( Santa Elena) is not near any beachs but in the mountains. The closest beach would be at least a 4 hour drive. The roads in the area are mainly dirt and can be very rutty and pot holed. Also the roads in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frente la Plaza de Deportes Monteverde, | Centro Comercial Monteverde, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 5827
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