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Chicharronera Cacique Acseri

$$ - $$$Latin, ,
Diagonal a la Plaza de Deportes, Aserri 10601, Costa Rica
+506 2230 4022
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Latin, Central American, Costa Rican
$$ - $$$
Diagonal a la Plaza de Deportes, Aserri 10601, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

First open 30 plus years ago. A bit pricey but is a very popular place for the locals. there is a bus from san jose that will drop you off right in front.take the one that says Mercdes Aserri. aserri

Thank John W
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Their quality of chicharrones "fried pork" hasn't changed with the years however they are still an expensive place, we (two people) paid for 1 coke, one lemonade, and a "plato surtido" (kind of a sampler plate) almost $40 again quality was good can't even think...More

Thank Eduardo V
Reviewed 25 May 2017

One of Costa Rica's most famous foods is their chicharrones. Many places in the US say they have chicharrones but they are not like Costa Rican chicharrones. My wife and I wanted to try the best chicharrones on our last trip to Costa Rica and...More

Thank Mario S
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The service was excellent and the viewpoint very good view. I will recommend this please with out dudes

Thank Rogelio M
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Chi-fri-jo is a local meal, you can enjoy with a cold beer. There are several places where you can buy one. But if you want to eat the BEST, you should come to this place. Its like a 10-12 km from downtown-San José. Also you...More

Thank chilis_cr
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We ate at la Chicharronera Cacique Acseri on a Friday night and aside from the excellent food and great service we had a lot of fun with their entertainment. There is live typical Costa Rican music and also a group of enmascarados (colorful mascarades) that...More

Thank vacationJan2010
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This restaurant is a tourist trap that will not disappoint, traditional food is good, specially its chicharrones. It is slightly overpriced, but the service is good and sort of compensates.

Thank Pablo B
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Nice place, enjoy a great view in the evening. Food is ok if you are looking for a nice, cheap, local place. Do not expect to get a filet mignon or top meet...good place for your money,

Thank DiveAcademyBallenaBl
Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

The view of the city from this mountainside place is great at night. The food was good. The chicken and papas were tasty. Great for guests to the city.

Thank Grant B
Reviewed 31 October 2015

This restaurant brings the best of Costa Rican culture: excellent pork dishes including the best "chicharrones" you can find in the country, live music-clowns and an excellent fast service. Located in the beautiful small town of Aserri you will find great hospitality while you delight...More

Thank SBE73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 10:00
12:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 12:00
12:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Diagonal a la Plaza de Deportes, Aserri 10601, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Aserri
  • Phone Number: +506 2230 4022
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