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Carolina's

Main Street, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
+506 2735 5185
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (14 reviews)
“shrimp rice” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Costa Rican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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Value
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LOCATION
Main Street, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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11 - 20 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 16 July 2016

Went to Carolina's for lunch. I had the Chicken with tropical salsa and my wife had fish. The fish was overcooked! In all, the food was OK, prices good. The restaurant is clean and service pleasant.

Thank JonJonMontreal
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast and enjoyed the huevos rancheros and omelette! We will go back again. Also, they had excellent wifi reception.

Thank n2fengshui
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

We just stopped here in town for drinks & also ordered chips & pico. What we had was great! Nice clean open-air restaurant.

Thank ranchroadhome
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

We visited Carolina's a few times while in Puerto Jimenez and found the food to be both delicious and affordable. The menu is in both Spanish and English, ideal for those who aren't fluent, and the wait staff is patient and very helpful - again...More

Thank fanjema
Reviewed 14 April 2016

I love Carolinas. I eat breakfast there every morning when I go Jimenez. I love their juices and typical breakfast. I have had ceviche in a great deal of restaurants and theirs is one of the best.

Thank keymarina
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Carolinas and had ceviche, fish filet and fish taco. The service was ok and nothing to complain with the food.

Thank Marcus X
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Almost everything about our experience at Carolina's was bad. The rice and beans were so simple and boring, as was our entire meal. We were there around dinnertime and they were out of vegetables. The service was so slow, especially given that our meal was...More

Thank KareAnne
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Delicious typical meals can be found here. Great place for an inexpensive lunch when you get into town.

Thank JF F
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Good local food and fair prices in the middle of town. Everyone here and tourists seem to have frequented this place.

Thank George T
Reviewed 7 February 2016

I asked for a BLT and got an Hamburger, which I ate anyways since it would have been wasted otherwise, but they wanted to charge me the price the hamburger and a soda (which I never had). After few minutes of arguing, they finally admitted...More

Thank Tommy T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Osa Peninsula  >  Puerto Jimenez
  • Phone Number: +506 2735 5185
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