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Andiamo Là

  • $$$
  • Italian

One of the Central Valley's trendiest restaurants stands out with its daily fish and meat specials, including starter carpaccios of salmon,...


  • $$$
  • Eclectic

Take a Peruvian chef who trained in France and an Italian owner, and the result is this welcome addition to the local dining scene serving,...

Bar y Restaurante Coto

  • $$
  • Costa Rican

A local institution since 1952, this large rancho restaurant and bar is famous for its huge meat platters—we're talking 1 to 1½ kilos...

Bar y Restaurante El Mirador

  • $$
  • Eclectic

Perched on a ridge several miles north of town, El Mirador has a sweeping view of the Central Valley that is impressive by day but more...

Barbecue Los Anonos

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  • Barbecue

For decades, Costa Ricans have flocked to Los Anonos to enjoy its family-friendly grill fest. The original dining room, a rustic collection...

Barco de los Mariscos

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  • Costa Rican

For an authentic Tico experience, head to this antique hacienda in San Rafael de Heredia for lunch or dinner on the veranda, with a view...

Chez Christophe

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  • French

Escazú's very own French-style bistro makes a great place for a breakfast or lunch of sandwiches on baguettes or croissants—the ham...

Coffee Dreams Café

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  • Costa Rican

Breakfasts are tasty and filling at this small café just north of the cathedral. Gallo pinto leads the early-morning menu, although,...

Delicias de Mi Tierra

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  • Costa Rican

A string of típico Costa Rican restaurants lines this road, but the "Delights of My Land" is our favorite. Tasty and traditional Tico...

Jalapeños Central

  • $$
  • Mexican

Tasty, hearty, filling Tex-Mex food and a gregarious owner make this basic downtown joint a great place for lunch or dinner. Everybody...