Kika | Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

Kika is a small shack like restaurant located right off the main road in Santa Teresa across the soccer field. After a long day full of adventures and sports in the tropical town, settle in for the laid back evening at Kika. Along with a diverse menu of amazing food and drinks, it features live music and dance after the sundown. Just grab an outdoor picnic table or a dining booth and savor Grandma’s recipe of pork or sesame crusted tuna. The lean and juicy pork is cooked slowly, covered with spices and then grilled until caramelized. Do not forget to buy some chilled Costa Rican Imperial beer before joining the spree! Kika is operated and owned by Argentinian brothers, Rafa and Gaston, who know how to serve a great fusion of international and local cuisines.

Kika is a great spot for families with little kids, large groups of friends, couples on a romantic candle light dinner and special occasions kikalike birthdays, anniversaries and wedding feasts. Surrounded by beautiful sights and lovely atmosphere, dine in luxury in an affordable price. Kika has a fabulous staff that receives customers with utmost kindness and hospitality and ensures their satisfaction. All the staff is bilingual, fluent in English and Spanish, so you won’t face any problems with communication. If you are having trouble selecting the dish, the Kika team will be there to help you.

It is said that Kika is a place where you feel that you have magically transported into a wonderland. Encircled by palm trees, immaculate garden and alight with candles, no one can deny that the restaurant has a fairy tale vibe. After a long day at the beach, you will be heading back through the forested roads when suddenly a welcoming sight of Kika will appear. Kick back your shoes and dig in! Mouth watering dishes like encrusted tuna, juicy steak that are full of flavor coconut breaded shrimp, spicy sesame tuna, Rafa’s pork and many desserts. Side dishes are just as tasty. They usually include rice, potatoes, sauces and salads. To make your evening even more delightful, do order a refreshing drink straight from the bar.

On Thursdays, Kika is bursting with life and energy. The quaint little diner is transformed into a most vibrant place of the town. You will see a very large and happy crowd gathered on every Thursday that includes both locals and tourists. Sing rock songs, dance to the tune and enjoy live band performances! Kika is at its best on Thursdays.

Contact Kika Restaurant

Location : Main road, North of the soccer field, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

Phone Number: +506 26400408

Cuisines: International and Local

Dining options : Dinner, Late night, Take outs, Reservations

Opening Hours: From 5 pm till late night, daily

Good for: Families with kids, Romantic dinner, Large groups, Local and international cuisine, Special events

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