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Coco's Mexican Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Latin, Central American
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Main Street | 75 meters Norte de Correo Postal, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
+506 2656 0665
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11:30 - 09:00
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Mon - Sat 11:30 - 09:00
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Rosetown, Canada
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92 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Ate here one evening, good sized menu with typical Mexican cuisine. Large restaurant so no reservations required. One of us had a quesadilla and the rest of us had burritos and tacos. All were good, food arrived quickly...service was excellent.

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Thank green4eva
London, Canada
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Four of us had dinner here and we all enjoyed our meals. Tacos, salad, burgers were all delicious and freshly prepared. Very nice setting, back a bit from the road so fairly quiet. The prices were very reasonable and service was good. We took advantage of their happy hour monster margueritas and they were delicious!

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Thank Ridney2014
East Quogue, New York
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ate at Coco's twice. Food was so good the first time we went back again. Nice outside atmosphere, saw a hummingbird while waiting for our food. Try the monster Margarita

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Thank laydinian4
West Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate at Cocos two nights. The first night both my boyfriend and I had the chicken fajitas. They were supposed to come with guacamole but that night they had run out. We ordered a ceviche appetizer but the waitress failed to bring it. The fajitas came with lots of onions Bell peppers chicken and grease. The tortillas were nice... More 

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Thank chrisfromthecape
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were surprised to find out that Costa Rica only has fried tortillas as chips. This restaurant had it all and it was delish! Margies were not so bad either ;) Kids and I enjoyed everything.

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Thank Robbie F
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great mexican food and atmosphere. They also have huge burgers! The food is made fresh so there is usually a bit of a wait for the meals but it's worth it. Large portions. Friendly staff.

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Thank KCmaxgreen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading reviews of Coco's, we were excited and famished for a big meal with meat. Coco's absolutely delivered! My two kids loved every bite of their burgers and the enchiladas were top notch. The food portion size is large and the waitress was kind, helpful and accurate with our orders. We will be back to Coco's!

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Rochester, New York
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coco's is a popular, outdoor restaurant under the trees in Samara Costa Rica. The mostly Mexican menu has variety and the fruit smoothies and drinks were delicious. The service is friendly with staff speaking Spanish and English. The Caribbean Salad was really great. The food delivery was not rocket fast, but we never felt like it was slow. Our drinks... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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148 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I ate at Coco's on a Sunday. It was pretty full and they were short staff. As a logical result, some orders were lost in the process and staff was overwhelmed with some stupid clients non-stop complaining about the delay. Food-wise, it was great. Portions were huge, drinks were awesome and service was decent.

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Thank SamuelHarvey
Santa Cruz, California
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well they do live up to serving the coldest beer in town. The food is good and portion fair. They have a larger selection then another Mexican restraint I have seen so far in Costa Rica. Weather you want a taco or a burrito they have it here. Even just the chips alone are worth the visit.

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Thank SCTomas

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Central American
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 09:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 09:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 09:00
Thursday
11:30 - 09:00
Friday
11:30 - 09:00
Saturday
11:30 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | 75 meters Norte de Correo Postal, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Samara
  • Phone Number: +506 2656 0665

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?