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Farm in Santa María de Dota

Queso Pacheco

Queso is not Costa Rica’s strong suit, but this little cheese operation, run by a former president’s son, is one example to the contrary. Abel Pacheco has been living on this remote farm with his wife since the '80s…
Costa Rican in Santa María de Dota

Soda G&A

One of our favorite sodas (lunch counters) in the region, this cute little family-run joint serves up casados (set meals), olla de carne (beef stew) and other local specialties made with more inspiration and verve t…