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La Taperia Restaurante

1.5 km este del semaforo peatonal del INVU Las Canas, Alajuela, Costa Rica
+506 2443 1392
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Ranked #27 of 76 restaurants in Alajuela
Price range: $5 - $30
Cuisines: Spanish, Steakhouse
Dining options: Lunch
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Dining options: Lunch
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  • English first
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English first
Vernon, Canada
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134 reviews 134 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

We dined here on the recommendations of our hotel host. Great friendly service, excellent food, great atmosphere and reasonably priced. After travelling for over two months in Costa Rica this was one of our top three places to dine. Off the beaten path and well worth finding. Great wines and exceptionally clean bathrooms made this a favorite for us.

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Alajuela
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

La Tapería is a Spanish tapas/Steakhouse which has great surprises for the customers. Located in place far from heavy traffic and downtown noise La Tapería offers great options on steak and several different soanish tapas. They have a great selection of spanish tapas, I recommend the "papas segovianas" an exquisit potatos tapa. Also the restaurant has an interesting wine selection... More

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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
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011

I'd been to this place a lot of times, and always his owners manage to surprise me with something new. This restaurant is a steakhouse, however, they have a lot of spanish typical dishes called “tapas“. It's a small but cozy place. The owners are in the restaurant the whole time, so this ensures you a great experience. They have... More

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