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Da Marco Italian Restaurant

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De la Entrada Principal de Piedades de Santa Ana, 500 metros Sur., Santa Ana, Costa Rica
2282-4103
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Fantastic food and nice atmosphere. A little hard to find but worth the...
Fantastic food and nice atmosphere. A little hard to find but worth the effort!
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  • 37
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Outstanding restaurant!

What a joy is was to go for lunch or dinner to Da Marco´s Restaurant. The friendly atmosphere started with a lovely welcoming of the kind waiters guiding guests to the spotless tables. The menu has an excellent selection of delicious dishes prepared with great quality and good care, including... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2015
Yoli C
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Bogota, Colombia
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Bogota, Colombia
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

What a joy is was to go for lunch or dinner to Da Marco´s Restaurant. The friendly atmosphere started with a lovely welcoming of the kind waiters guiding guests to the spotless tables. The menu has an excellent selection of delicious dishes prepared with great quality and good care, including warm homemade bread and pastas, steaks were particularly tender with... More 

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San José, San Jose, Costa Rica
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

This restaurant is among my top three favorite in the country. The service is friendly and professional. The food is delicious and their wine selection is fantastic. A must visit for anyone staying in the Escazu/Santa Ana area.

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Tampa, Florida
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I have been to this restaurant 4-5 times during my stay in Hotel Posada Canal Grande and all of them were a success! From the 1st visit with a BDay celebration dessert on the house to every one of them with a little treat bone for my dog, the chef of the restaurant and Minor who always was there to... More 

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Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We regularly dine at Marco's restaurant. Without exception we have never been disappointed. Fresh pasta dishes of the highest quality. Fish & meat cooked to perfection... Marco & his younge staff are always welcoming ,happy & helpful..

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Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Had a wonderful experience, with great food and cordial efficient service for our wedding and the party after. Marco and staff did an admirable job of putting it together with the assistance of my bride.. The food was perfect and uniquely flavorful. The surroundings classical Italian paintings and formidable furnishings added to the flavor of this fine restaurant...

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is the worst restaurant this reviewer has ever been! The food, although pretentious was diner food at the best. I ordered a NY steak medium cooked that the restaurant argued was imported Angus Beef. The waiter brought a grey colored steak, dry and tasteless, that was simply inedible. When I explained the situation to the waiter, Da Marco the... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

Since we were staying at the Hotel Posada Grande (great place!) we wandered down the road to this italian restaurant which is on the same property. We were greeted warmly and the helpful service continued through our meal. We decided on the daily specials - a duck risotto and a shank roast - they were both rich and tasty. For... More 

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Meadow Vista, California
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

wonderful spot!! Enjoyed 3 meals here and ALL were FANTASTICO!! Especially the Gnocchi!! Superb. Great location from our rm at Posada Canal Grande. Service was wonderful

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

This is one of my favourite Italian restaurants in Costa Rica. We go there a lot for lunch on weekends as it has a lovely open feel in the middle of a garden. The service is excellent, and Marco the owner is always there. Great food.

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This small restaurant is a hidden gem. Small and intimate, with great REAL and homemade Italian food. Prices are not cheap but fair. Am wodnerul setting.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: De la Entrada Principal de Piedades de Santa Ana, 500 metros Sur., Santa Ana, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: 2282-4103

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

Fantastic food and nice atmosphere. A little hard to find but worth the effort!
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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