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Jardin Tropical

Main Street | Frente Capitania, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
+506 2670 0428
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“casado” (14 reviews)
“rice” (16 reviews)
“red snapper” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Main Street | Frente Capitania, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good local dishes & great smoothies. Relaxed vibe and just back from the beach. Would definitely eat here again

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank aoifebdillon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice, little family restaurant. Kind of local experience. Food was fresh but service was bit slow and they forgot about our friends order. Price for 3 lunches + 2 beers - USD $40/

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank akravitz2015
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Nelson, Taylor, and Sandra are a great local family. Ate here twice, try the grilled red snapper or the rice and shrimp. Tell them Gilberto sent you.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GRC761
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We stopped in yesterday evening. The older gentleman, I believe he is the owner, was very kind and inviting. We ordered a piña colada and fish finger Costa Rican style meal. Delicious and big portion that my husband and shared. We decided to go by...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Susan B
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Did had a very tastfull meal, we ate both dishes with fish and vegetables. Really good. Price for two meals and two smooties, 17.000 colonne.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Daphny H
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We ate at Jardin Tropical tonight again and the service and food was phenomenal,we enjoyed two hours of family and make new friends .Feel free to come and visit this local restaurant

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank leslietico
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Looking for another red snapper location. This was great spot. Asked for a larger snapper and they had an off menu larger snapper. It was perfect. The service was excellent. They paid more attention to us than most other CR restaurants.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank WesleyMCPA
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Quaint restaurant near the beach with good vibes and amazing food. For lunch I had a mariscos special and for dinner I had the whole red snapper. Very fresh sea food, excellently prepared!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MorseSamantha
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Food was good but pricey!! We were 2 people, ordered a ceviche, a chicken rice, and 2 cans of pop. Cost $30 USD.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 985kac
Reviewed May 3, 2018

This place was recommended to us by two different locals. It was the best local meal we had while in Costa Rica. A lot of the food in Playas Del Coco was Americanized. This place was great and it was the best cooked fish I...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Ashley G
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June 29, 2016|
Response from Gemma Y | Reviewed this property |
Hey there! Depends on the size of the group and how busy they are at the time, I think they have around 5 or 6 tables in there that fit 4 people on each. It's possible there's a 6 seater table but my memory is rubbish I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Frente Capitania, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
  • Phone Number: +506 2670 0428
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