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100 meters West of Universidad Nacional, Heredia, Costa Rica
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Dining options: Lunch, Seating

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  • 8
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  • 4
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
To have a nice time eating good food

Nice place, good food !! you can enjoy nice time sharing with group of friends!!! Variety of food nice environment

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2014
patricia A
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Heredia, Costa Rica
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30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Heredia, Costa Rica
Level Contributor
24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I went to the one in San Francisco, Heredia. The food was average, the service was slow and the prices were skyhigh.

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Thank Rafazv70
Heredia, Costa Rica
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Nice place, good food !! you can enjoy nice time sharing with group of friends!!! Variety of food nice environment

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Thank patricia A
Rouyn-Noranda, Canada
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179 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

Local food menu and great service. Personnel make you feel like a long time friend. They also have a french speaking waiter. Just great

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1 Thank DianeB12
Heredia, Costa Rica
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98 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

The food is bland and the establishment never really seems clean.

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Thank crafterincr
Tel Aviv, Israel
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65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2012

nothing special about his place whatsoever. a typical costa rican blah eatery. no atmosphere, terrible service, ultra greasy food, but the coca cola was served cold. huge plus for that.

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Thank spacecadet79
Heredia, Costa Rica
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98 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

The food is inconsistant and at it's best it is only mediocre. The restaurant never really seems clean.

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Thank crafterincr
NJ
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125 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

Excellent rice/beans and other Costa Rican typical dishes, in various locations throughout the Central Valley area, consistency with quality of dishes and great prices.

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1 Thank LoveToTravelNJ63
Mill Valley, California
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2011

Limit yourself to coffee and people watching here unless you like very mediocre food like arroz con pollo and sandwiches made with mushy white bread. Great locations....

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Thank JustOrdinaryJoe
Coconut Creek, Florida
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2011

I have eaten at Fresas near La Valencia regularly for the last 5 years since they moved out of the center of Heredia by the UNA - and before that for 20 years in town - and was surprised by the review about poor service since I have rarely had that kind of experience. The staff is usually pleasant and... More 

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1 Thank sueexplorer
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011

Yesterday we pay 10 more dollars for the same dishes we use to have each week. I think in CR it is very expensive paying 24 dollars for two typical casados. I won't recomend!

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  • Address: 100 meters West of Universidad Nacional, Heredia, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Heredia  >  Heredia

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