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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%
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“patacones” (32 reviews)
“rice and beans” (38 reviews)
“chicken” (44 reviews)
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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 2 days ago via mobile

Had the carribean chicken Casado here and it was absolutely delicious, super tender and served with the usual rice, patacones and salad for around 8 dollars..The staff were friendly and even brought me extra carribean sauce for my chicken.. a good value local restaurant, thanks...More

Thank Melanie F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went the whole family and I had shrimp in coconut curry sauce and rice and beans, and my plate was great others had fried fish, meat and shrimp rice and they where all pleased. I go back for sure.

Thank Carolina T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not only is the atmosphere friendly with its open patio seating under a shaded covering with fans, but the food - which is after all what you came for - is mighty fine. Lidia, the mother of 5 sons who began cooking meals for people...More

Thank Sanyika C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I had lunch at Lidia's our second day in Costa Rica. Hands down favorite from our whole trip. The staff was very friendly and Lidia was a joy to be around. I order the Caribbean chicken and it fell off the bone....More

Thank ethoman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious rice and beans! Wonderful service, patient and understanding of special requests. Thank you!

Thank Zaida U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Lidia’s on the back of the many incredible TA reviews and it did not disappoint. Had the Caribbean beef which was slow cooked and utterly delicious. Met Lidia herself who cooked our meals which was a huge highlight. Do yourself a favour and taste...More

Thank Svujcich
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing home cooked food! Excellent service and amazing chocolate bars and chocolate nibs! Followed by a wonderful visit with Lidia and her sons!

Thank Loren T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 12 June 2018 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 20 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$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, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
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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