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Soda La Teresita

Certificate of Excellence
Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish
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across from public beach, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
+506 2670 0665
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped in for breakfast (Great coffee) prices a reasonable, food is good, and the people are great.

Thank Joseph K
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved the sea bass. Excellent price for both the location, service and great value for the dollar. Ate there twice as loved the fish.

Thank cindypete60
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159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It has a great view of the beach, and all the action going on. The food service was fast. It was very average breakfast meal at a decent price. the waiter was very friendly

Thank William H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were 4 adults that had different casadas & everyone enjoyed their meal. They are well located at the first corner off the beach & the service was great.

Thank Louise M
Santa Rosa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Look no further for traditional food and fantastic prices. Don't let the downhome look fool you, this was our best meal of our trip.

Thank huey21
Kelowna, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast based on a recommendation from a local. Place is right across from the beach. Offers indoor and outdoor seating. Service was quick. Great coffee. I had the omelette - ham & cheese - very nice. Spouse went traditional with eggs and beans - enjoyed it. All in, breakfast, coffee & a side of back was UD$20.... More 

Thank chutski
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mar Bajo Casado (Sea Bass) A casado (Spanish translation is "married man") is a traditional Costa Rican meal using rice, black beans, plantains, salad, a tortilla, and an optional entrée that may include chicken, beef, pork, fish and so on... Many believe the Casado term originated because the "married man" patrons wanted to be treated to a home cooked meal.... More 

Thank redwood950
Greater London, United Kingdom
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151 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Playa del Coco can be rather touristy & American - Soda La Teresita is the perfect antidote to that. I was advised to eat here by my Dive School...and I think the advice was bang on. I had the Casado con Pescado (Meal with fish) twice and, at C3,500, I think this is one of the best bargains in town.... More 

Thank GroundedKiwi
Nanaimo, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We have been coming to Coco for 10 years but decided to try La Teresita for breakfast because of the reviews. Friendly owner greeted us and we had a table overlooking the beach. Typical or American choices. Fast delivery. Very average food (we all had typico) and no refills offered on our coffees. Not sure if we will try a... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

I eat there all the time when I go to Playas Del Coco. The owner is very friendly. The food quality is good for the price. Great value.

Thank SL731804

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: across from public beach, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
  • Phone Number: +506 2670 0665

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