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Chicken Joe's


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Relaxed beach food restaurant serving rotisserie chicken ,tacos ,ceviche and other items with a Peruvian flare .
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Peruvian, Latin, Central American
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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All reviews yucca fries chicken ceviche lomo saltado banana cream pie homemade hot sauce green salad in town great fish tacos simple food craft beer ate here friendly service costa rica laid back my favorite one night
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was told that Chicken Joes had the best ceviche in town. Not gonna lie, It did. I tried 8 diff ceviches while in Santa Teresa and Chicken Joe’s was a cut above. Spicier than normal and the mahi mahi was sliced into more sashimi like...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank callmethebear
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tried Chicken Joe’s after seeing it was highly rated on Trip Advisor ... lives up to its billing! Chill place w welcoming owners and friendly staff, good vibes. Tried the ceviche which was excellent (and very filling — a lot of fish), fish tacos (not...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ninad985
Reviewed 1 week ago

EVER. They also have loads of amazing fish and veggie options.... Happy Days... Go, you will not regret it. KIDS LOVE IT.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank garkon
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited twice during a recent visit to Santa Teresa, and both times the food and service were really good. The chicken was really well seasoned and was good value with decent portion sizes and lots of choice of sides, etc. Staff really friendly and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank davyburton
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here after a walk on the beach. Very casual restaurant with table service. Food was very good, service prompt and efficient. The only negative was that water is available in only one size (big!), and they only have one type of beer, an ale,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Larry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The 2 piece meal with an extra side and sauce is what we enjoy. It's delicious for our family of 3 to share as a lunch and have leftovers too. The sauces are tasty and the potato salad is my husband's favorite ever! My daughter...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank froggy2525
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We never would have stopped at Chicken Joe's if it hadn't been recommended by a local. After all--Chicken Joe's ??-- in Costa Rica? The chicken was amazing and the yucca fries were just as amazing. They also have wonderful sauces. We ate there one night...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank illrepute
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Milo was always cheerful and friendly and took the time to chat with us. Loved the loma saltado and the 1/4 chicken. They advertise the best fish tacos but the jury is out on that one.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Zac F
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Pretty good roasted chicken, the best we have had in town so far, and the best ceviche ever. Ceviche has a really nice spicy ness to it since they use ginger, and the chicken is reallly tender. Picnic table seating outdoors. They dont take credit...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Denver1a
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Nando’s of Santa Teresa! Half or quarter chicken? Which aides and which sauces? Great selection of sides and sauces and fantastically succulent chicken. Quick and friendly service.

Date of visit: January 2019
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September 6, 2018|
Response from Konachicks | Reviewed this property |
Says closed for the month of October, but reopens after season
September 6, 2018|
Response from tranquiloleo |
Yes they are closed until Mid November.
January 8, 2018|
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Response from William C | Property representative |
The restaurant is closed in October but I may be able to help you depending on our travel schedule .Billy
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