Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Fodor's Weekly: Your expert travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration (coming soon)

Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast Restaurants

Miss Edith

Updated 04/18/2014

Fodor's Review

Miss Edith is revered for her flavorful Caribbean cooking, vegetarian meals, and herbal teas for whatever ails you. Back in the old days, she served on her own front porch; she's since moved to more-ample surroundings on an easy-to-miss side street at the north end of town. A bit of the mystique disappeared with the move, but her made-to-order dishes—rondón (stew of vegetables and beef or fish) and spicy jerk chicken—are good no matter where they are served.

You can get breakfast here too, except on Sunday.

Read More

Restaurant Information

Address:

75 m east of police station, Cahuita, 70403, Costa Rica

Map It

Phone:

/2755–0248

Restaurant Details:

  • No credit cards

Updated 04/18/2014

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



What's Nearby

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Sights

See all restaurants in Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast

Fodorite Reviews

Average Rating

By DraJ

  • Service

  • Food

  • Décor

  • Value

Apr 3, 2010

Miss Edith Review

This is a great place to eat in Cahuita. Don't expect very friendly service (they weren't unfriendly, more like indifferent), but the food is excellent. And they have vegetarian options which can be hard to come by in Costa Rica (unless all you want to eat is rice/beans/plantain)

By Cindy

  • Service

  • Food

  • Décor

  • Value

Jan 4, 2003

Yuck

Yuck about covers it. Disgusting food....not edible. Very dirty. Service? ha! Non existant....

By Sandra

  • Service

  • Food

  • Décor

  • Value

Dec 29, 2001

Come Sit a Spell

A wonderful place that you won't leave hungry. Miss Edith will make you feel at home! A place not to miss while in Cahuita!

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Food

Décor

Service

Value

Advertisement