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Chery's Bar and Grill

South American, Costa Rican
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Hwy 103, El Roble, Punta Arenas 92392, Costa Rica
+506 909-760-2427
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Cleveland, Ohio
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79 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We had lunch/dinner at Chery's 4 times during our vacation because it was within walking distance of our hotel. The owner and staff are fantastic and the food was delicious. We just tried different items from the menu each day and we received fantastic food each meal! The plantains are amazing-be sure to try them.

Thank Lori S
Laval, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Best Chifrio we had in CR. Not many places offer this meal. Place has nothing particular from outside but great food. Cash only

Thank sonia19692015
Alajuela, Costa Rica
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

My favorite restaurant for bocas.... The chifrijo is delicious, you will have to ask for the super chifrijo, the menu has lots of different choices for you, and I believe you will love it.

Thank maricoar
Germantown, Maryland
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Definitely try the fried plantains. The bean dip is what makes the dish. We had such a nice lunch that we came back on our return through Alajuela.

Thank breyerrose
United States
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2013 via mobile

Like others, was pointed to Chery's as a guest at La Rosa de America hotel. Just a few steps from the hotel, the service was attentive and friendly and the food delicious. You can tell it's a local hangout, but the staff went far to make a guest feel welcome. The portions are generous, and the value superb. Excellent dinner.

2 Thank heydurham
Smyrna, GA
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2013

I was surprised when I didn't find this place on TA on a trip a couple of years ago. Now I know why - it is listed under a different city than what I thought it would be listed under. Maybe somebody locally can confirm whether this is in El Roble, or Alajuela. It is a shame for people traveling... More 

1 Thank Sciz_Milson
Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 March 2013 via mobile

Great food, friendly service, located near zoo ave. (small zoo located on hwy 3) I recommend for lunch if you are staying near by.

Thank Jillian920
Homer, Alaska, United States
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2013

We stayed at the Hotel la Rosa and found this back street bar and restaurant 500 mts down the street. It is definitely a popular local establishment and for good reasons. A great chifrijo (rice and beans with chicharrones, which are fried pork skins, and chimichurri) and tacos with bifteks. The two entrees with three beers for $24 cannot beat.... More 

Thank Jeff S
Reading, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2012 via mobile

We ate here whilst staying at the Rosa De America hotel and it is a cool quirky little place with good local food, we had a selection of Bocas. Beer was cold and also served Chilean wines which I suspect were on hand more for the tourists.

Thank Moretea
Los Angeles, California
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98 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2012

We ate here while staying at Hotel La Rosa De America. It was delicious. Hands down the best food we had on our trip - and we made a point to eat only local food. I grew up eating Costa Rican food, and Chery's had all my childhood meals beat. The Arroz con Pollo was delicious.

Thank AnalieseD

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
South American, Costa Rican
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Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 103, El Roble, Punta Arenas 92392, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Punta Arenas  >  El Roble
  • Phone Number: +506 909-760-2427

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?