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Costa Vida Gainesville

3581 SW Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL 32608
352-672-6301
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Costa Vida in Gainesville, FL
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    Just open the door of a Costa Vida restaurant and your escape from the bland and boring begins. The sights, sounds, smells and tastes capture that unique and vibrant Baja experience – leaving you energized, inspired and satisfied. Whether it be the thrilling surf videos played on our flat panel TV's, the high-energy music thumping through our sound system or the incredible smells of the intensely flavored sauces, salsas and our Baja Sweet Pork or Chipotle Chicken made fresh daily - the Baja escape is inevitable. And this awakening of your senses occurs all before you taste the intense flavor combinations that Costa Vida is famous for. Beyond exciting videos and music, the real Costa Vida energy comes from our people, who put their passion into creating unique and flavorful meals, from scratch, everyday. When you're craving a satisfying and intensely flavored lunch or dinner served in a contagiously energetic environment – and made by people who believe in creating meals the right way, Costa Vida's your place. Costa Vida™ Eat Well. Live Inspired.™

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    1508713416450
    419846926
    Jason helped me navigate through the Costa Vida app on my phone, while Lee and the line team helped me craft my Chicken Baja bowl the way I like it. Everything was delicious!!!
    1508634802030
    419771649
    It was great and I thurougly enjoyed my meal
    1508544803633
    419684326
    The staff was pleasant. We both ordered the chicken burrito special. My burrito had very little chicken while my wife’s was loaded. I think the difference was a trainee made mine by herself while the other burrito was made by a seasoned crew member.
    1508544214733
    419683639
    👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻
    1508527678383
    419656227
    Had to wait over 15 minutes to get our food. During the prep we were unaware that you could get the burrito smothered so we only had queso on the inside not in the outside or extra shredded cheese. Also we were kind of rushed and didn't get to put sour cream in top of the burrito
    1508520519853
    419646848
    I didn’t see her name, but the First Lady that started putting together my burrito was super nice! and I enjoyed my food as always. Def coming back.
    1508454625487
    419569473
    Was good service and the food was great
    1508437949717
    419535503
    As I mentioned in my earlier comment, this place is either mismanaged or under trained. Every time I visit something is wrong, either my online order isn't started after 30 mins or things are missing from my order. My first three visits were all dine in, I ordered the exact same thing and it came out different all three times. Today I ordered online, I learned my lesson last time and was sure to grab silverware and napkins however seeing that there was not a single customer in the store I figured my food would be correctly made and it is not. It is missing red enchilada sauce, melted cheese, sour cream and pico. They missed 75% of the meal, the receipt clearly states red endilida, flour tortilla, pinto beans, sour cream it doesn't say anything about deviating from the standard way the meal should be dressed. Maybe I should inspect all my food before leaving but if I walk into an empty restaurant I should be able to safely assume my order is correct. The food is good here but the staff can't seem to get out if its own way. I'm not sure I'll give it one last chance but their issues need to be addressed because there are a lot of places to eat lunch near by and judging by the emptiness of the restaurant they need some imput
    1508378028200
    419442638
    One of the servers was difficult about providing an extra scoop of rice/beans to my burritos. Then gave me difficulty when I asked for extra toppings. He wasn't very kind.
    1508352261287
    419415691
    Everything was wonderful.