There are about 15 notable fast-food restaurants in Playas del Coco that sell snacks at relatively cheap prices. From burgers, fried chicken, and tacos to pizzas, wraps, and BBQ meats, to empanadas and crepes. there’s a lot of options for those on a budget.
A Taste of Texas
Soda Los Pelones
The name says it all, as it’s just a girl with a grill parked on the corner where the main road splits near the beach. Here you can quickly get grilled chicken or pork souvlaki (meat on a stick) for ₡1,000 colones.
There’s also another lady with a similar grill on the beach boardwalk to the left, who sometimes has steak souvlaki as well.
Crepes & Pancakes
For a fresh deep-fried snack check out Soda Los Pelones (a fried chicken stand), who offer empanadas with cheese (queso), beans (frijoles), chicken (pollo), or chicken and rice (arroz con pollo).
Below you’ll find a map of all the fast-food places in Playas del Coco, along with nearby fine-dining restaurants, bar & grills, cafes, bakeries, and ice cream parlors.