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Chicken Joe's

Main Road, accross from Soccer Field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“yucca fries” (27 reviews)
“chicken” (140 reviews)
“tacos” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Gluten Free Options
Main Road, accross from Soccer Field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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11 - 20 of 244 reviews

Reviewed 11 May 2017

Great food (ceviche is killer), good prices, super-friendly staff! Wish we ate there a few more times!

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Year after year Chicken Joes keep making the best chicken with sides and sauces!! Pineapple BBQ sauce is my favourite! :)

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We ate here two times during our five day visit. Excellent meals each time. The habanero salsa was perfect! Miss it already...

Thank Valerie M
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Every time I come back to Santa Teresa, Chicken Joe's is one of my first stops. I don't eat chicken, but my partner does and he loves it here, too. You have to try the fish tacos, yucca fries, and most importantly, the passion fruit...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Maybe it is expensive just for us, we are from Costa Rica, and spend almost $40 on a lunch for 2, 1/4 and 1/2 chicken and 2 beers. the food is good and the service is nice, however think prices are just high for what...More

Thank maricoar
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Family of 6 with 4 teenagers. Got the 2whole chicken meal for 8. Had the salad & French fries as our sides. All very very good! Salad fresh, French fries really good. (Could not finish them all, and that's saying a lot with 4 teenagers)...More

Thank Heidi M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We ate there for lunch, place is next to the dusty road, but it was nice and clean. Portions were tasty and exact size for a normal lunch.

Thank pvpetkov
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We loved this place. the food was amazing. Salads so fresh and yummy. Tacos perfectly cooked. Atmosphere staff everything top notch

Thank JJJ181771
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The roasted chicken in this restaurant is really the best chicken we have ever had. Didn't believe it myself until we tried it but it really is!.

Thank Shaleen B
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Had dinner here one night while in Santa Teresa. I had the fish tacos and my wife had the chicken . Both were very tasty and of good quality. The staff is very friendly an helpful as well as speaking good English. Would highly recommend!!

Thank vllywngs
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Donald W
9 February 2015|
Response from yada c | Property representative |
12 to 9 pm every day but tuesdays . Hope to see you soon , Billy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, accross from Soccer Field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Santa Teresa
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