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“Informal, good food, good service, good music”
Review of Chao's Paradise

Chao's Paradise
Ranked #27 of 64 Restaurants in Cahuita
Cuisines: Caribbean
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed February 3, 2017

Ate here twice. Good meals both times. Cheerful service, once by a waitress who bustled all over the restaurant and somehow kept pace alone because a second was sick. Relaxing atmosphere just off the beach. Ate seafood and rice, and enjoyed it.

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Reviewed January 28, 2017

about 1 km outside of Cahuita, in the centre of many of the small boutique hotels. Good place for a brew or meal. Basic costa rican food that is tastier than most. Right across the street from the ocean so you can sit at the rail and watch the world go by.

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Reviewed October 22, 2016

I've discovered a new vice in Chao's Sopa de Mariscos. Plentiful local shell fish swim agsist a coconut broth and rising tide of octopus, crab, langosta, y camarones. Succulent and not rubbery or overcooked. Perfectly spiced and fragrant, filled with fresh veggies too. Service is more laid back, carribean style so all the more languid lushness of looking out to sea and taking your time to enjoy the carribean flavors.

Thank Rachel C
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Reviewed August 8, 2016

I ate here with a group of 12 people and the food was delicious. I got a perfectly prepared red snapper and the salad with shrimps and avocado was also more than delicious. The owner is a very hospitable caribean man who makes you feel very welcome. The atmosphere in the restaurant is very relaxd and we got served very quick although we came with a group and didnot make a reservation. Try this one and you will come back!

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Thank Annet S
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Reviewed June 21, 2016

This restaurant was our local. A 2 minute walk from the hotel, and run by pleasant and charming Norman, the food was pretty much Italian but with a twist of Caribbean and or local.
Had 2 very good meals. Spaghetti with shrimp was delicious.
Meat too was good.

Thank Ceejayrose
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