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Groceries, Clothing, Souvenirs, Pharmacies, Hardware...What you're looking for is probably here somewhere!

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It seems like there's a new store opening every week in Puerto Viejo. There are places to buy gifts, groceries, liquor, crafts, books, stationary, clothes and more. This is not a complete list.

If you're looking for services like tours, transport, real estate, spa & massage, yoga, schools, medical etc head over to our services page.

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Bambu Concept Store

Store offering a variety of products including clothing, souvenirs and crafts.
 +506 2750 0211
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Cantik at Home

Clothing, furniture and home decor
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Casa Mandala

New and vintage clothing, art, home decor, jewelry and handicrafts. The cafe that was previously located here is no longer operating.
 +506 8442 1298
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House of Roam

Espresso bar, clothing, surfboards and skateboards.
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Luna May

Clothes made for the summer designed by Luna May for their boutiques in Puerto Viejo and Colombia
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Passion Fruit

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CDs, Clothing and Accessories
 +506 2750 2096
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Tienda Marcos

Casual clothing such as t-shirts, shorts and caps. Bike rentals.
 +506 8609 0785, 2750 0303
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Hardware, Building Supplies, Nurseries

Almacen San Francisco

Hardware store and building materials retailer.
 +506 2756 8478
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Colono Hone Creek

Large building supplies and hardware store
 +506 2713-1300
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Hardware and building supplies
 +506 2750-2102
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Jardines Paraiso

Nursery with local plants specializing in bromeliads
 +506 8871-5517
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Liquor Stores

Cervecera Tierra y Libertad

Belgian craft beers & wild ales locally brewed brewed in the South Caribbean. Available in several locations locally including Spicy Taco Pig. Brewery tours by prior appointment, no retail sales.
 +506 8316 7699
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Miscellaneous shopping

Electro Office

Cell phone and computer accessories and repairs. Office supplies. Copies.
 +506 2750 0330
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Flor de China

Offers a variety of housewares, baby supplies, electronics, games, gifts, beach supplies
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Librería Caribe

Stationary, books, school supplies
 +506 2750 0497, 8472-2062
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Pharmacies, Cosmetics, Hair and Skin care

Farmacia Caribe

 +506 2750 0698
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Farmacia Quiribri Cahuita

Pharmacy offering basic medial consults, over the counter and prescription drugs, sundries.
 +506 2755 0505
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Farmacia Zeledon

Pharmacy. Over the counter and prescription items. Toiletries.
 +506 2750 0220
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Natural handmade cosmetics at its best.
Proudly made in Costa Rica.
Visit them at the Puerto Viejo Saturday market from 6am to 12pm.
 8898-5047 / 8330-5890
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Macrobiotica Naturis

Natural products for baby, skin and hair.
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Puerto Viejo Pharmacy

Pharmacy and sundries. Phone cards and GSM cell phone sim cards.
 +506 2750 2109
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Souvenirs, Crafts & Gifts

Mercado de Arte y Artesania

Art & Craft Market with all products made by local artisans and artists. Entrance to the right of the Casa de la Cultura. Open Friday to Sunday during high season, Saturdays only during low season.
 +506 8892 0847
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Arts, Crafts and Gifts. Textiles, clothing, jewelry. Most locally made.
 +506 2750 0394
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Maya Shanti Natural Art

Locally made art and home decor; known for their colorful lanterns
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Tienda del Mar

Gifts, souvenirs, clothing, art.
 +506 2750 0762
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Souvenirs, clothing, travel accessories.
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Supermarkets and Other Groceries

Puerto Viejo Farmers and Artisans Market

Weekly farmers' market of local produce and other products held every Saturday morning. Come early for the best selection!
 +506 2750 0883
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Bio Mercado Puerto Viejo

Organic, local, artisanal & natural products. Juice bar.
 +506 2750 3224
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Carnicería Don Hugo

Butcher shop
 +506 8507 0656
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Centro de Carnes Canada

Butcher shop. Also sells some vegetables.
 +506 8346.4298
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El Diamante

Supermarket with a particularly large selection of beer and liquor.
 +506 2750-0116
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El Duende Gourmet

Supermarket with an excellent selection of gourmet groceries. Bicycle rentals. Barber shop.
 +506 2750.0356
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La Feria Legendaria de Playa Chiquita

Twice weekly farmer's market offering organic produce and locally produced artesanal products. Open Wednesday and Saturday mornings from 7 am to noon.
 +506 2750 2016
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Mariscos Mopri

Puerto Viejos only fresh fish market. Fish is brought in daily from Limon. All types of Fish, Shrimp, Mussels, Lobster etc. Casual restaurant serving seafood dishes now in a new larger location above Adobe Rent a Car as of Dec 2018.
 +506 2756 8411, 8346 2663
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Mega Super

Chain supermarket with groceries, produce, meat.
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Mercadito Puerto Viejo

Fresh produce store, fruits and vegetables
 +506 7092-0208, 8409-7826
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Namú Ecotienda Orgánica

Superfoods and organics, natural soaps and cosmetics
 +506 8886 2133
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Old Harbour Supermarket

The largest of the supermarkets in Puerto Viejo. Now expanded into a larger building next door
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Pali Supermarket

No-frills supermarket in Hone Creek
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Panadería Francés

French bakery with fresh baked bread and pastries, coffee and few tables to hang out at.
 +506 8498 3901
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Pirripli Grocery

Small supermarket
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Pulpería Villas del Caribe

Small local grocery store
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Super Banana Gourmet Market

Gourmet grocery store. Groceries, fresh produce, beer and wine, coffee, takeaway meals.
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Super Cocles

Supermarket with a good selection of beer and wine.
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Super Licorería Black Beach

Grocery store, locally known as Jeffrey's after the owner.
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Super Negro Green Market

Large modern supermarket opened in 2019
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Super Negro Hone Creek

Large supermarket
 +506 2750 0154
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Super Puerto Viejo

Smallish supermarket
 +506 2750 0295
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Super Punta Uva

Local store for the area. Serves locals and tourists. Groceries, beer, wine, fruits and veggies, meat, souvenirs.
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Super Vaz #2

The largest of the supermarkets in Cahuita
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Value Market Puerto Viejo

Liquor, beer, wine and groceries. Open late.
 +506 2750 2160
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Value Market Salsa Brava

Small grocery store across from Rocking Js offering groceries, beers and other supplies
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Additional comments from our visitors about Shopping

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Saber Barikani

Hi are there any smoke shops?

August 19, 2021

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Ariana Alvarado Q.

Donde puedo conseguir los productos naturales marca Libelula?

June 13, 2021

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peter wright 8326 8355

does anyone know of good Tailor service in Puerto viejo Talamanca

October 10, 2019

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Hilarie L Burhans

Help! We're a group of musicians from the US who are going to be vacationing in PV in February 2019. Anybody know anyone there with an upright bass that they might be willing to rent us for a week? Bringing a bass when we are just coming for fun, not for gigs, is too much expense and hassle, but we'd sure love to have one to play while we're there!

October 16, 2018

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Hershall Morse

My name is Hershall a retired marine and I'm wheelchair bound. I'll be in Puerto Viejo 1July2019. Is there a power wheelchair store close that services and sells power wheelchairs?
All help is appreciated.
I'm 66 years old and currently in San Jose CR.
"Pura Vida "
Hershall Morse

June 26, 2019

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Is there anywhere in puerto viejo i can buy yarn or stuff for crocheting?

March 10, 2018

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Hakan from Rio
Someone sells glasses in Puerto Viejo?

Are there a shop selling glasses in Puerto Viejo or should I buy these in San Jose?

December 10, 2014

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Molly from Brooklyn, NY
Long pants for canopy tour

Hi. Is there anywhere in Puerto Viejo to purchase lightweight pants that are recommended for canopy tours. I am looking for something like this: Marmot Girls Lobos Convertible Pants


December 20, 2012

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Lana from Canada

Is there anywhere in PV area to buy snorkel equipment. We are deciding if we should purchase our own (adults and kids) and bring it or if we can buy it down there .

November 09, 2012

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Gabe from Missouri, United States
Snorkel Equipment

I would actually rent it while you are down there. I've been to P.V. 4 times (5th trip coming in December) and have never had a problem with finding snorkeling equipment. Save yourself the packing space for travel and the money while you are there..

November 09, 2012

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No mention of the farmers' market? Que verguenza.

February 24, 2011

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Doug from Puerto Viejo

Thanks for pointing out the oversite Fletcher. The farmers' market is great and I've gone ahead and added it to the map. If you see anything else missing, feel free to add a listing for it. Keeping the site up to date and complete is a community effort!

March 01, 2011

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