While Costa Rica is a "far off & exotic place" which offers common Central American food dishes (such and rice and beans), you can also find MANY of your American fave's - which is great, when sometimes you just get a craving for the flavors of home.
Many of my friends were shocked to see I went to Taco Bell! YES, we have Taco Bell - and unfortunately, probably too many!
Fast food & American chain eateries are growing rapidly in our little slice of paradise.
Recently, while out furniture shopping at Siman, time got the best of me and a "dinner out" became mandatory. Thankfully, a new Johnny Rockets just opened at the Multiplaza Curridabat!
The milkshakes are exactly as I remember in Washington state: Thick, rich, creamy and chocolate-y...