Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast Restaurants


  • 7 km (4½ miles) southeast of town at Punta Uva Map It
  • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Caribbean

Fodor's Review

An old standby at Punta Uva, Selvin's keeps limited, sometimes irregular, hours, especially in the off-season, so always call ahead and head out here if you're fortunate enough to be in town when it's open. The owner, known to everyone in town as "Blanca," cooks up a menu of rondón, rice and beans, lobster, shrimp, and chicken with sweet mole sauce.

Restaurant Information


7 km (4½ miles) southeast of town at Punta Uva, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, 70403, Costa Rica

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Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Mon.–Wed.; may be closed other days May, June, and Sept.–Nov.


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