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Tico y Rico Monteverde

$$ - $$$Latin, ,
Main Street | Diagonal Of The Municipality, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5204
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“casado” (53 reviews)
“chicken” (26 reviews)
“fajitas” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Diagonal Of The Municipality, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 345 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Decent food, reasonably priced but more expensive than the sodas. We had fajitas and ceviche then the passion fruit cheesecake. The place was quiet as it is low season but staff were very friendly.

Thank Thekitty3
Reviewed 5 days ago

Drinks: For me, the best "naturales" (fresh-pressed fruit juices) is here! The horchata is also the best I have ever had in Spain or Central America. I don't like when fresh juices contain sugar (or too much sugar) and the server told me that he...More

Thank LeNachoMan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Delicious food at a great price. You can find great food from Costa Rica. Service was fast. I would recommend this place if you are looking for some CR food!

Thank KhrizJustTravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the BBQ ribs, fried yucca, and pico de gallo all of it was so good. I had never tried yucca before but I really liked it, similar to french fries but even better.

Thank Dean S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Best we had in Costa Rica so far. Ery reasonable price and friendly service. Treat your self.

Thank Darren G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just arrived in our Hostel and stumbled over this small restaurant in the centre. The waiters were really friendly and gave us enough time to decide what beverages and food we'd like to order. My girlfriend found fastly some vegetarian food and also I...More

Thank Kickers1910
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is good, pretty basic. Prices are reasonable, but the sodas offer a lot of sane stuff for a little bit cheaper. Good selection of beer, and waiter was very sweet and attentive.

Thank sunluvr65
Reviewed September 11, 2018

The food here was fine, nothing special but certainly tasty, good value and very nice service. I would go again.

Thank Papadroid
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

The food was very good and fresh! The mojito's were also delicious. Friendly staff. Don't miss this!

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

I had plantains with cheese, guacamole, and yucca fries. It was all very good. My husband had mixed meat rice and enjoyed it very much. The service was very good as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Diagonal Of The Municipality, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 5204
  • E-mail
We are located in the heart of Monteverde , Santa Elena down town, right on the wide bricked main street. We focus on serving typical dishes, including the Costa Rican famous casados We give each customer a real typical experience, great taste, spices and flavors. We also serve pastas, meats, seafood at an excellent price.
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