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Soda La Teresita

$Seafood, ,
across from public beach, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
+506 2670 0665
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rice and beans” (12 reviews)
“pescado” (9 reviews)
“pork chop” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
across from public beach, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Playa del Coco can be rather touristy & American - Soda La Teresita is the perfect antidote to that. I was advised to eat here by my Dive School...and I think the advice was bang on. I had the Casado con Pescado (Meal with fish)...More

1  Thank GroundedKiwi
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We have been coming to Coco for 10 years but decided to try La Teresita for breakfast because of the reviews. Friendly owner greeted us and we had a table overlooking the beach. Typical or American choices. Fast delivery. Very average food (we all had...More

2  Thank Wyllie1
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I eat there all the time when I go to Playas Del Coco. The owner is very friendly. The food quality is good for the price. Great value.

Thank SL731804
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Popular Soda located on main drag and very close to the beach. We dined here after reading the reviews on trip adviser and suggestions from locals. Small family owned local business that serves typical "tico" food. We each had a Casado meal - rice, beans,...More

2  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 13 November 2016

My husband had the sea food soup which was large enough for 2-3 people! It was huge!! I had a plate of grilled parrot fish which came with fries, steamed vegetables and a salad of cabbage and fresh cucumbers. No alcohol here except for beer...More

Thank ChrisLW
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Don't let the small and simple look of the family owned soda deter you. Cosada de pescado was muy bien. Fish plate. Fried fresh snapper, i asked for dos pescado and it was perfect for a big guy. Carmelized plantain, rice and beans, a lightly...More

Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We drove about 25 mins to Playa del Coco - Soda la Teresita for dinner due to a recommendation from our hotel el Mangroove. We got there at about 7:30-8pm and were the only people there. Our waitress was not the friendly and did not...More

Thank cflor26
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Love the food...love the staff even more :) This place was recommended by a local. The food was amazing every time we ate there. Seafood soup was absolutely delicious.... Can't wait to dine there again and see my friends from Soda La Teresita

Thank AnnaT1313
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Small place in front of the sea, with very good local food. We tried the pargo frito entero (whole red snapper) and it was very fresh. My friend tried arroz con mariscos (seafood rice) and he liked it very much. Laid back and casual, it...More

Thank GabyML1301
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I stopped in for lunch while visiting Coco Beach. I wanted some authentic Costa Rican food. It was absolutely delicious. The service was good and fast, the food was hot and yummy. I want to go back to try another dish.

Thank mahane12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: across from public beach, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playas del Coco
  • Phone Number: +506 2670 0665
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