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Como en Casa

Plaza Real Alajuela, Alajuela, Costa Rica
2441-7607/2440-4300
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Ranked #29 of 73 restaurants in Alajuela
Cuisines: Argentinean
Most recent review
- Jun 24, 2013
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  • English first
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English first
Alajuela, Costa Rica
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

This Argentinian restaurant is, in my opinion, one of the very few high points (for dining, at least) in downtown Alajuela. I have lived there most of my life, and this is usually the first place that comes to mind when I want to have a moderately fancy dinner without driving too far. Service is prompt and courteous, although not... More

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Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

We enjoyed a nice chilean wine with some great beef fajitas. The service and atmosphere were great. It was a nice place to have a quiet dinner however we did feel the prices were a bit steep.

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Grand Cayman
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

It came highly recommended, we expected a nice dinner Restaurant, it was essentially a side-walk Cafe with inside tables. Service was prompt if unsophisticated, food was 0k. Wine by the Glass only had one choice (House wine) Considering the whole package, the Restaurant does not deserve the level of build up it gets and is overprized, the same meal at... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012 via mobile

Here's a good spot close to airport and nearby hotels. A good choice for business when visitors want something nearby so they can rest for an early flight in morning. Decent steaks, good drinks and great service. Nice to bring my steak loving boss to a place where you don't have to worry about cheap Lomito. Not the cheapest, but... More

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

We had a wonderful time in Como en Casa, the service was great they really treated us like we were family the ambiance is awesome and I can't say enough about the food. My husband loved the bife de chorizo and I found the best salmon I've tried in Costa Rica. And the prices were very reasonable.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

This is a top notch steak house. It is in a strip mall which is a little weird but It is delicious and the staff is very professional.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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100 reviews 100 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2011

This is a little argentinian steakhouse-like restaurant. They started this business around 5 or 6 years ago in a little house, and now they moved in to a commercial plaza. They offer a lot of different meat cuts. It is really overpriced, a meal, per person: Steak + soda + salad can get around $40 per person, and believe me,... More

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