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Chicken Joe's

Main Road, accross from Soccer Field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“yucca fries” (27 reviews)
“chicken” (140 reviews)
“tacos” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Main Road, accross from Soccer Field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing ceviche here and yucca fries! The fish tacos were pretty great as well. Apparently they get the fish from Mal Pais, the fish market which makes it even more awesome because its fresh!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The joint is quite small and you wouldn't expect a rotisserie chicken restaurant to have the best tacos around. Closed during low season (october)

Thank jotaelepal
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I love this little restaurant! Everytime I go to Santa Teresa, I eat here at least once. The portion sizes are good and the tacos are delicious! I have heard how great the fish tacos are, but I personally prefer chicken. I love the spicy...More

Thank aeb0077
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had lunch here on our trip to Santa Teresa. We were told that Chicken Joe's was a must while we were in town and it did not disappoint. The chicken was so juicy and delicious, the fish tacos were great and the yucca fries...More

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The food is great at Joe's but the service is tremendous. My wife and I were abandoned by the pubic bus in front of this place -- we were trying to get to Mal Pais, the bus did not go there; anyway, after nine hours...More

Thank Roger R
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I've traveled near and far looking for the best fish tacos on the planet, lo and behold, they are at a little place called Chicken Joe's in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica. We ate here the last 2 days we were on vacation, but if we...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Best chicken in town. Nice people. Fish & Chips is also recommended. Fair prices. Fish 🌮 are more in wrap style but delicious.

Thank CHFEF
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Ceviche was amazing and the chicken was delicious! Loved the chimichurri sauce and the pineapple BBQ sauces. Definitely recommend eating here! The owners were very friendly. It was SUPER!

Thank Jillian W
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Don't be fooled by the look of the place. The kitchen is way above the level you might expect from a nice looking but kind of rustic, simple food shack. The menu only offers about half-a-dozen main courses: Roast Chicken, 3 kinds of Tacos, Peruvian...More

Thank Matteo F
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

excellent and fun place. very easy to get a seat and order in a casual setting. Also free wifi! the sea bass tacos are crispy and there are a ton of sauces to choose from.

Thank Veronica G
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12 to 9 pm every day but tuesdays . Hope to see you soon , Billy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, accross from Soccer Field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Santa Teresa
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