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Coco Loco

$$ - $$$Caribbean, Latin,
Flamingo Beach Road | South End of Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo 50308, Costa Rica
+506 2654 6242
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tuna tacos” (82 reviews)
“loco moco” (60 reviews)
“signature drink” (23 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Flamingo Beach Road | South End of Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo 50308, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Possibly a bit tricky to find, but certainly worth the effort! Great staff, amazing food, on one of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica!!! If you’re looking for something a bit different, look no further. Wonderful find!!

Thank DocSnarky
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant sits at a great location right on the coast. We spent 4 nights at Flamingo. This was our favorite atmosphere for dinner however, the food was not our favorite. My dad was on a mission for Red Snapper, the one here was the...More

Thank Whityl30
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here nearly every night from the flamingo resort. Best cerviche , best tuna tacos, Best salads and all within steps of the surf. Priced under 60 is for two with wine!

Thank Jenniferontheroad
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The resturant is on the beach in the sand with specular views. The drinks and cocktails are really tasty. But the food was the highlight. I had the tuna taco which was so fresh. My GF had the pork ribs, no fat all pure succulent...More

Thank m s
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Top of the top, can't get better than this in the area, you won't find a better restaurant, not even close in Tamarindo. Coco Loco serves amazing food, try the whole red snapper with rice and beans, ceviche is to die for, lobster was good....More

Thank omarmonqui
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and beautiful place to watch the sunset on the beach with drinks & delicious food. Staff was excellent and just a short walk from Playa Flamingo resort.

Thank Fat64
Reviewed 1 week ago

Living in Playa Flamingo, as family we love Coco Loco as it is right on the beach. It is perfectly positioned looking at the Las Catalinas Islands for an amazing sunset night after night. They have a great menu and food exceeds expectations for a...More

Thank Phil O
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The food was amazing and the staff was awesome. It would definitely be a place to have a special lunch or dinner but the prices were a bit on the high side.

Thank 17CostaRica
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We had to go back to this restaurant twice within one week. Casual Flamingo beachfront dining at it's best. Friendly servers, fresh unique menu choices, creative drinks and it's affordable. The Ahi tuna tacos and Swordfish wrap came in generous portions & were so good!...More

Thank mlbrooksBremerton
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We recently returned from Costa Rica and spent part of the week in a house next door to Coco Loco. The restaurant had a divers menu and many wonderful seafood dishes. The chocolate volcano was a hit with the entire family, but the most amazing...More

Thank Jeff_Morris1300
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Dustin R
24 October 2017|
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Response from Raintreeflower | Reviewed this property |
I am sure, the are open!
11 July 2017|
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Response from Suzanne L | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't remember. Sorry.
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Visa and MasterCard only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Flamingo Beach Road | South End of Playa Flamingo, Playa Flamingo 50308, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Flamingo
  • Phone Number: +506 2654 6242
A casual beach restaurant offering gourmet local cuisine at very reasonable prices. Feet in the sand outside or covered area. Gorgeous sunset view or watch the waves any time of day. Open for lunch and dinner. Visa and Master card accepted. We close annually from September to November for the rainy season.
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