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Restaurante Lidia's Place

Avenia 67 | Calle 217, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0598
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“patacones” (32 reviews)
“rice and beans” (37 reviews)
“chicken” (44 reviews)
Caribbean, Latin, Central American, Jamaican, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Avenia 67 | Calle 217, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

Real caribean food, very clean and safe, delicious food, fair price (no beer) If you want to taste caribean cusine, that is the place to do it

Thank Jorge E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the Caribbean chick was to die for!. Decent sized servings and at a great price, do yourself a favour and go here!

Thank Melanie F
Reviewed 21 April 2018

The shrimp and the sauce it came in was probably one of the best I have ever tasted in my life time!!! Service was great and food was excellent! They only sell wine with your meal. Check out Lidia's Place, you will enjoy it I...More

Thank Dwayne M
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We went there and had the red snapper filet Caribbean style and the organic chicken. Both were marvelous and it’s the perfect place when you’re looking for delicious food and a place to have a laid back dinner. Pro tip: Would recommend to order the...More

Thank Schlomo09
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Fabulous Caribbean food with fantastic friendly service. Everything we ate was delicious right down to the homemade hotsauce and even the salad dressing. Highly recommended the chicken in Caribbean sauce and the chocolate cake. No alcoholic drinks.

Thank 135AngelaS
Reviewed 20 March 2018

The restaurant is spacious, airy and nice and the waiter was really friendly. We stayed outdoors, drank fruit juices and had patacones with guacamole for starter and chicken in salsa caribeña served with coconut rice, salad and, patacones ... the food was simple and tasty...More

1  Thank Cláudia N
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Lidia's is often really busy with locals so it was a must to try. I'm veggie and there were a couple of options~ I went for the guacamole, patacones, salad and rice dish. The guacamole was probably the best I've ever eaten, but patacones not...More

Thank Honey C
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We stopped by for lunch and were more than happy. Prices are very reasonable for what you get: great home-made food and roomy tables. Staff was very nice. Husband was surprised that no beer on the menu, but all was good.

Thank r0bandpetra
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Lidia's is a great place for fresh local flair. I had the red snapper, which was really fresh and flavorful.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

This is a great spot, with friendly staff and excellent food! Lidia’s sauce is amazing with the red snapped as well as the patacones with guacamole.

Thank Joshua Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Caribbean, Latin, Central American, Jamaican, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenia 67 | Calle 217, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Limon  >  Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Phone Number: +506 2750 0598
Small family owned restaurant in town. I don't thing there are any street addresses there.
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