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Sheriff Rustic

$, , Vegetarian Friendly
On the Beach At the End Of Main Street | near Chocco's and the police station, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“casado” (16 reviews)
“pollo” (7 reviews)
“stewed beef” (2 reviews)
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Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
On the Beach At the End Of Main Street | near Chocco's and the police station, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Sherrif Rustic for breakfast twice so far. The vegetable and cheese omelet as good as any I've had- nice portion and not overcooked. Great coffee as well. Can't beat the view first thing in the morning. Friendly staff and reasonable prices. Would be a...More

Reviewed 22 February 2018

The Sheriff brought the most consistent service and food quality on our stay in Samara. We ate there for breakfast with our family of 4 and again with our large group of 17 for dinner. Both times the staff and food were on point. It's...More

Thank donutboyroy
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Beautiful view and attentive service, more so than the other beach restaurants in Samara. Typical Costa Rican fare and fresh smoothies.I recommend !

Thank CML228
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Location is easy to find, directly at the main pathway to the beach. Ordered Arroz con pollo and Quesadillas. Both were okay but not more. Staff is okay.

Thank Schweizer_6000
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We give Sheriff Rustic the prize for the most consistently flavourful casados (mixed plate of typical Costa Rican foods) from among the mountains of it we ate during our trip. Prepared with extra attention to details and love! Perfectly grilled fish filets, pork cutlets, steaks...More

Thank sofia r
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

The "casado" is a staple of Costarrican cuisine: a small salad, stewed beef or chicken (also could be pork chops, pan fried fish, steak...) white rice, black beans and fried plantains. It seems simple, but it's nothing but, us ticos are all authorities judging a...More

Thank RoigLCL
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Made the schoolboy mistake of going to the first place when arriving onto the beach. We ordered drinks. A beer and a fruit smoothie. My beer came in a plastic cup which was half full and a little flat...seems like I had the remainder of...More

Thank LPult
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This was a great place to grab breakfast on the beach. Not too expensive, just a solid, tasty, tipico breakfast with a great view.

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We ate here several times this week, for breakfast and lunch. Good quality, simple food, at a very reasonable price, and right on the beach. Friendly staff, who took the time to let my children practice their Spanish while ordering, and gave them candy treats...More

Thank WyomingTim
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The vegan casado vegetariano is super delicious and fresh, so is the gallo pinto with platanos maduros for breakfast. The staff is very nice too. And the view is awesome! I don't think they're open for dinner, but I know they open at 7am for...More

Thank SweetPotatoSoul
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9 May 2015|
Response from 963mary | Reviewed this property |
No , it's open air on the beach!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the Beach At the End Of Main Street | near Chocco's and the police station, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Samara
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