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Tico Mex

££ - £££Mexican, Latin,
Centro Rio Claro de Pavones, Pavones 8201, Costa Rica
+506 8650 2315
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“tacos” (5 reviews)
“burrito” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Centro Rio Claro de Pavones, Pavones 8201, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just stopped in and had the best fish tacos I have ever had in my life! I’m not lying! There was so much toppings you couldn’t see the taco shells! Pura Vida!

Thank Trevor W
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

I’ve eaten in this restaurant several times over the last 6 months. Each time I have been happy and impressed with the family and service. The burritos are a great value and quite tasty. The servings quite large as well. Overlooking the Pavones beach while...More

Thank Robert D
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Love this place! Pop in for a bite & watch the world pass by while you wait. Amazing, fresh food, friendly staff!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We are always looking for Mexican style tacos in Costa Rica and we found them! We had chicken and fish tacos which were loaded with meat, cabbage, cheese,guacamole and tomatoes! And had a chicken quesadilla which was very good as well, loaded with chicken and...More

Thank Jena D
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This place is in a great location, right off the beach in the middle of town. The burritos and tacos are huge plates and delicious.

Thank KHBicker
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Ate at this little place 2 times during our short stay and the food was delicious and so tasty! Also, the portions were generous. I had vegetarian tacos one day and vegetarian burrito the other. My sisters had the shrimp tacos. We also had some...More

Thank Rebecca9720
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We love Tico Mex and eat there many times whenever we are in Pavones. The owner is wonderful and has even left to get more help when we've shown up with a fairly large group of hungry people. The fish tacos are our favorite thing...More

Thank Shirlee L
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Best tacos ever!!! Beef, chicken, or fish. Friendly owners and good location across from the beach. Menu options include breakfast, burritos, hamburgers and other items ... but tacos are so good I haven't tried anything else yet! Might be closed late afternoon, best to check...More

Thank P S
Reviewed 4 May 2016

We ate here nearly every day for lunch. Amazing fish Tacos. Everything on the menu was freshly made and fantastic!

Thank AaronandAimee
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The food is very good and the price is correct. You have to try the fish and vegetables tacos. So yummy !!

Thank SoYogini
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Spanish, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Rio Claro de Pavones, Pavones 8201, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Pavones
  • Phone Number: +506 8650 2315
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