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Soda Kem Vari

500m south of Banco Nacionale | 2743-8468, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
“casado” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Costa Rican, Spanish, South American, Central American
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DETAILS
500m south of Banco Nacionale | 2743-8468, Uvita, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Very good Costa Rican ‘soda’ (diner). The casado plate with fish, rice, beans, green salad and beet salad was excellent. The fish was lightly fried and tasted fresh. The helping of food was generous, as is the case in all of the Costa Rican sodas...More

Thank IntoTheDeepBlue
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Just went once and tried the burguer after many days eating casados. Not so good, but i suppose it's difficult to find a good burger in Costa Rica.

Thank misseighty
Reviewed 26 June 2016

We have stopped in for lunch several times now and have never been disappointed. The family that owns and runs this restaurant are on top of their game. The food is great, the service is great and the prices are very reasonable. They take great...More

Thank 1DrRick
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

It's the second time we go there for lunch! The food it's typical from Costa Rica, very tasty! I recommend. Ask for the owner Gerardo 😀

Thank Ritaminha
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

After eating bad food all over Costa Rica (sorry but the food there is not the best in the world) We finally found a simple restaurant with tipical C. Rica food. We were so happy to have a decent food. Look for Gerardo, The owner

1  Thank Marco D
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Kem-Vari is located off the highway just south of Uvita. It's a Tico restaurant that is popular with the expat crowd. It has good Costa Rican and some American food. The family that runs the restaurant speaks a bit of English and are friendly. In...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 15 April 2015

I discovered Kim Vari's many yrs ago. It's a great local Tico restaurant. Open air seating right off the coastal Hwy. I love their Chicken burritos that is accompanied with a beautiful fresh salad. It's usually more then I can eat. Their whole fried fish...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 11 January 2015

you know because it was not high in the ratings we almost didnt visit here but driving by so many times and seeing it busy we made a point of it nearing the end of our 3 week holiday. ironically we were the only party...More

1  Thank thatsnowblues
Reviewed 20 November 2012

I have been to this soda many times...why? Because it is a small family run roadside restaurant that is fresh, tasty and reliable. My usual order is the chicken casada (daily plate with rice, beans, vegetable, chicken and a small salad) for under $6.00! Their...More

4  Thank CRChica01
Reviewed 5 August 2012 via mobile

Great places for burrittos and reasonably priced for the quality but higher than most smaller sodas if your used to dining in cheap sodas. Off the international highway between uvita and ojochal. Can get dinner for 4 under$ 30 and good selection for kids to...More

2  Thank Jody18
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Cuisine
Latin, Costa Rican, Spanish, South American, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500m south of Banco Nacionale | 2743-8468, Uvita, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Uvita