Costa Vida

Provo, Utah   |  1200 N University Ave  |  (801) 373-1876







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Awesome place now. They seemed to have gotten their stuff together. It was scary at one point. Seemed like no one working there really cared and were too...

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Manager, Tony Lopez, is heavy-handed with the customers (rude) and light when it comes to serving the food. When I pay $9 for an order of steak nachos, I...

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Today I ordered the Raspberry Chipotle Chicken Burrito, with black beans, they roll it up with cheese, and cilantro lime rice. $7.49 I chose to have mine...

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In a world full of burritos and burrito joints, Costa Vida is also one of them. I've had the chance to peek behind the scenes a bit, and there are some...

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Fresh-made tortillas, Decent price, Huge portions. Sweet pork was tender & juicy, but there was no balance of smokey, or salty, or spicey to offset the...

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So let me explain this review - The tacos were great that wasn't our issue. The issue was the service and the costs. We got charged a dollar for a dollop...

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They always have a friendly staff, and the food is good. I haven't really had a problem there.

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Ditto on what Dale D said. More expensive and smaller portions than Cafe Rio. Tortillas are strangely dry, almost to the point of breaking apart. I got a...

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I'm usually in SLC for just one night at a time, and I make it a point to have at LEAST one meal at Costa Vida. This location has an incredibly personable...

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I ate here the other day after stealing about 30 minutes away from work for lunch. The place is like a Chipotle, except I am not really a fan of Chipotle....

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Top 3 Reasons: 1. You have a craving for a Cafe Rio salad but there isn't a Cafe Rio around. 2. You have a craving for a Cafe Rio burrito but there isn't a...

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Lower tier version of Cafe Rio. I went to get some tacos..... Bad Idea. The person working the line was soooooooo concerned about not putting too many...

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Not impressed at all by this type of food and would never go there of my own volition (nor have I ever been in any of the restaurants, including this one),...

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This location and the employees are far off from giving good customer service, Costa vida is OVER RATED, they gave me such a hard time over asking for a...

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Really? Charge extra for beans and rice? Charge extra for sour cream? And you Want me to tip your employees? Study your competitors, you guys are greedy.

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Dear Costa Vida - I recently visited your establishment because of the close proximity to the Hale Centre Theatre. You see, I had me some tickets to their...

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Despite having little to no interest in this Americanized (read bastardized) sort of Mexican food, I thought I would try as a basis for comparison to the...

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It's a hit or miss here. You could either have really great food products + great service, or really bad lettuce and crappy guac, with good service, or just...

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We walked in and were only 4th from the start of the ordering area and it took us 45 minutes to get out. So slow and they had 6 employees helping on the...

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First of all, seems overpriced. The salad wasn't very good--Cafe Rio is better, and I'm not a big cafe rio fan anymore. Burrito wasn't that great either....

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Yummy food, great service and happy staff. What more can you ask for? How about free dessert if you wait for about two minutes? Sweet ! Great place to take...

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Went here recently with a few coworkers. Most of us were getting a burrito, myself included. I have been to Café Rio multiple times and immediately knew I...

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I don't know why this location has such a bad rep on here? This is the closest location to my house, so I stop in occasionally for a burrito or a salad....

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I've eaten at this location a few times before, definitely nothing memorable. Every time I eat here, I remember why I should have just made the drive to...

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Costa Vida has great food and service! The sweet pork is fantastic and I love their chicken mango salad with the mango dressing! I also like that you can...

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Horrible horrible horrible!! If I could give them 0 stars I would! If you want dinner at Costa vida, go to the Centerville location! Or Zupas which is a few...

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TL; DR Decent food. Poor service. My experience here was not very good in terms of service. When placing my order I was asked what I wanted and as soon...

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I think I just found my favorite quesadilla. I mean THE BEST QUESADILLA I EVER HAD! I had a sweet pork quesadilla with rice and black beans on the side....

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VERY slow service. They never have enough staff to keep the line flowing (like their competition does consistently). But when you do finally get served they...

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Quick service and very clean and fresh. The daily deals make it a great value and open on Sunday The chicken tacos always hits the spot. Get the re fried...

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I will say that most of the good Mexican food has been deported from the Utah hatred for anyone not from here. This is a cali-mex restaurant and is much...

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I've always liked Costa Vida, the sweet pork burrito is awesome smothered and the salad is to die for! Always a good gasam

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Uhhh... ok, this place is really mess up. It was actually the first Costa Vida I visited. The setup is very similar to a Café Rio, but with 90% less...

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The salads are no more or less healthy than their burritos, tacos or anything else, but I guess you can get the self satisfaction that you opted for a salad...

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If I could give this restaurant less than 1 star I would. They do not deserve it. I have eaten at this location at least 15 times in the last 6 months and...

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This is my second time here and I'll definitely be back for more. The staff and food are wonderful. I'm picky with my food & they took every request &...

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Saturday, April 26th. 2:30PM. My 14-year-old is gluten intolerant, the rest of us aren't. She's really limited on what she can and will eat. A chicken salad...

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The employees are charming and helpful as humanly possible. The tables are clean and the food is healthy and authentic as Mexican food can be. The employees...

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Costa Vida has good food and a nice ambiance with the whole beach coastal theme. Prices are good for the amount and quality of the food. Like all knock...

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I come here to get salads every once in a while. I wait online for the 5 employees behind the counter to stop prepping, and help the one and only actual...

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As fast-food Mexican goes, yeah it's another chain like the ubiquitous one I don't need to mention for anyone to know who I'm referring to. Sure, if...

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Quickly becoming my top choice for fast-food mexican. Yes, it's a chain, and yes, it's lots like that "other" Utah fast food Mexican chain that rhyme with...

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Usually get the sweet pork salad large with extra lettuce and dressing with the tortilla on the side. This way I can eat half now and half later and the...

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Love their wheat tortillas. Love their sweet pork tacos Love the mahi mahi tacos Love the fresh, made to order food. It is def tex mex but dang tasty.

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Freakin love their shredded beef burritos. Has a Californian beach style ambience. Not anything over the top. Workers always seem friendly. It's a good...

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Another win for Costa Vida! They are slowing becoming our new favorite! Cafe Rio is great, don't get me wrong. But there isn't one close! This was our...

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I work at the same company as Rod S. For some reason the people that work with us really seem to like this place. We had some Ukrainians that we work...

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I live nearby and often get stuck in the strip mall food area just West of ADOBE. And while the quality of food is on par with any other Costa Vida, the...

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Great place to eat , my favorite is there chicken quesadilla's! Service is very fast , I how ever am not a big fan of their boss. I have seen him yell at...

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Better than Moe's. Wish they had one in Pittsburgh.

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Costa Vida is another clone of the Cafe Rio concept. Each restaurant has its fans, but I personally prefer CV over CR. I admit I eat here frequently since...

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The food was absolutely fantastic. I had a Sweet Pork Burrito, which was easily the best that I have ever had. My wife had a Chipotle Chicken quesadilla, a...

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Our Costa Vida and Cafe Rio are in the same parking lot in Tooele, UT. I felt bad when Cafe Rio built where they did so I try to go to Costa Vida. Tonight...

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Wow. What I remember costa vida being. Friendly, didn't rush me through and generous portions. I eat at costa vida fairly frequently, but less than in past...

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