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Las Tinajitas

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Centro sn, Bijagua de Upala 21301, Costa Rica
+506 2466 8114
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“pollo” (2 reviews)
“plantains” (2 reviews)
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Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Spanish, South American
Centro sn, Bijagua de Upala 21301, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Hi guys The food was good. The thunderstorm was better. My god, it rained cats and dogs. Thunder and lighting and a tasteful casado. The fish soup, well , what can I say: I have tasted better one's. But I will come back. Regards schliek.

Thank schliek
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I've been to visit the Tenorio National Park 5-6 times, and I usually stop here to eat after hiking. Very good typical Costa Rican food, and very polite and quick service. I think it says the most that I keep coming back to this soda...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We took a trip up to Tenorio Volcano National park and stopped by this restaurant on the way back through Bijagua. After spending a lot of our trip by the beach and paying tourist prices, this place was a breath of fresh air. The prices...More

1  Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Clean and colorful place on the main street of Bijagua with friendly servers and really good Tico food. My dinner plate had tender seasoned chicken breast, rice, black beans, plantains, a remarkable and flavorful hearts of palm dish, and fresh salad. I think this cook...More

Thank niyaDenver
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Had lunch here with my wife, her brother, and his wife, and we all enjoyed our food, which varied from a hamburger and fries, chicken with rice, to bean empanadas. Large servings, quaint local atmosphere, and very reasonably priced. Just like going to your favourite...More

Thank Marcel T
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Tasty rice and beans and service was friendly. You won't go away hungry, but my wife was served fish when she ordered chicken. This could have been a language barrier as the waitress spoke very little English and we spoke very little Spanish.

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 17 February 2016

We ate several meals at Las Tinajitas. It was always full of locals, which is usually a good indicator. We had typical Costa Rican meals and always left satisfied. Service was typical for Latin America; meals were brought out when they were hot, not all...More

Thank Destinati0ns
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Typical Ticcas food, well prepared and tasty. We took some Fagitas polo and moros con leche. All well prepared and served with a great smile!

Thank AlainPieL
Reviewed 6 April 2015

We came here twice during our stay. First time we had the daily casado, the second a hamburguesa and pollo en salsa. Service was excellent, food was simple with fresh ingredients. Very tasty. And reasonably priced. If you are in Bijagua stop in for lunch,...More

Thank pinkduckYVR
Reviewed 27 June 2014

We came here for dinner. We ordered a casado with chicken fajitas, a steak with onions, a hamburger and a garlic tilapia. All the dishes were good and flavorful. The problem was that they brought them one by one, and there was a 20 minute...More

Thank Francisco M
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Spanish, South American
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro sn, Bijagua de Upala 21301, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Bijagua de Upala
  • Phone Number: +506 2466 8114
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