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Soda Dona Maria

Main street, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“casado” (18 reviews)
“chicken” (13 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Main street, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place had the best chicken Rice and beans (in coconut milk!!!!!) So Nice and tender! Also the prices were very Good! by far the best Casado we had in Costa Rica. We had to come for a second time to Enjoy!

Thank Roeland v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place by far had the best casados and fresh fruit juices of our trip. The meat and rice were cooked in coconut milk which gave it so much flavour and made the meat really tender. The vegetables had lovely Caribbean flavours. Excellent prices for...More

Thank Molly B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has to be said that, by the end of our holiday, we were a little tired of chicken, rice and beans - but we might not have been if it had always been prepared as well as at Dona Maria. The Caribbean twist added...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We have fried fish and fish Caribbean style. Both delicious and really fresh pineapple drinks. Good service and people watching

Thank mk1949
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Casado in coco milk. The rice and beans were tasty, the vegetarian casado did not disappoint. The fish casado seemed good as well. We took fresh juices which were real good (an inch less sugar would have been amazing). Only downsize is that they were...More

1  Thank Marie P
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We needed a lunch time snack and found Soda Dona Maria a perfect place. We sat on the veranda overlooking the central path and very much enjoyed people watching. The fruit drinks were refreshing and the fish was freshly cooked. All very relaxing. Service was...More

Thank TrevorTJM
Reviewed 27 March 2018

this place has a familiar conduction. menu is not very large but everything is prepared on the spot. Casado was superb, and prices were super cheap! super recommended.

Thank tommaso n
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Quick service, very good rice with beans but I found the salad and fish very salty, the fried banana was dry !The papaya milkshakes was not the best I’ve tested. I would certainly try another place next time.

Thank gab26
Reviewed 10 February 2018

The mango drink had no flavour but the Caribbean chicken had lots of flavour. The service needs to care more about what he is doing.

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The place is great with good service and good food! The rice and beans with coco and chicken is the best on the island! Also recommended is the rice and beans with fish. Thank you very much!

1  Thank Daniel R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main street, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Tortuguero
Great food place in Tortuguero. Serves a few variations of the typical casado with your choice of meat.
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