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Jardin Tropical

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Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, South American
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Main Street | Frente Capitania, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
+506 2670 0428
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I just returned from Playa Del Coco. We found this spot on the first day of our trip and we had to go back every day. We had both breakfast and dinner. The food is so delicious, I am still thinking of it now that I am back home in Vegas. Fresh, amazing Casado. I tried both... More 

Thank Holly H
San Antonio, Texas
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not skip this place; we almost did and I'm so glad we went back to try it out. The food was amazing. Further down the street the bars are livelier while this place was a little quieter so we almost overlooked it. We tried a little bit of everything from snapper to soup and dessert. We loved it all... More 

Thank bee1207
Lincoln City, Oregon
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast. Good food. Nice people. Very affordable. Convenient location. We enjoyed it as opposed to the Americanized places.

Thank lori s
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The Red snapper was the best we had inCoco. Fried plantain and also the ceviche was incredible. Friendly staff and reasonable price.

Thank Dave Y
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59 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

My husband and I both ordered the Red Snapper filets. We loved the fact that one of the options we could order with the meal was mashed potatoes, a mixture of steamed vegetables also came with the plate. Service was very good and loved the fact we could sit outside to eat. Even a fan overhe ad to make dining... More 

Thank bsunny
Ventura, California
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100 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

What an establishment!! The two most significant factors in this review happen to be the beer and the staff. The beer was perfectly cold. When I say perfect, I mean it. You can't get a better temperature on a beer than that and I'm including every place I've been to in Costa Rica and beyond. The waiter (owner) however was... More 

Thank Tyskyr
Dallas, Texas
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a local soda place, located almost right next to the beach, so when you are walking from the beach, it's a great place to have a lunch or dinner or just take the big fresh smoothie to go, Seafood is great and portions are pretty big, I had shrimp in garlic sauce and it would be enough to... More 

Thank PuraVida1727
Florida Panhandle, Florida
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch in a big group and everyone left pretty satisfied. The seafood was great! And our waiter - an older gentleman who I believe may be the owner was very friendly and accommodating. Only negative is that we found the prices to be a little high for what you get.

Thank Alexventures
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79 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Dinner first night in Cocos. Casado with grilled sea bass and a bold beer. Good but nothing special. We didn't go back. Average dinner. The waitress was very nice

Thank byakuryu
Portland, Oregon
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

I love their Casado. I love the outdoor seating. Great value for the quality of food. I went there a lot while I stayed at Coco.

Thank SL731804

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, South American
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Frente Capitania, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
  • Phone Number: +506 2670 0428

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?