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All 299 San Jose Restaurants

Machu Picchu

Calle 32 | 150m norte del KFC, San Jose, Costa Rica
2222-7384
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Ranked #28 of 299 Restaurants in San Jose
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Peruvian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Tortuguero, Costa Rica
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

The service was decent, but for the prices they charge we would have expected that the atmosphere and food quality were better. We had lunch for two with two beers each and no starters or desserts, and we didn't even choose the priciest meals, but paid over $45! Our food came out in less than 10 minutes, so was obviously... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

There is nothing cool about the neighborhood, the place itself not really fancy, everything lacks quite a bit of atmo. The Peruvian dishes are straight forward, definitely fresh and tasty. Above all it seemed to be rather on the inexpensive side. So if you're looking for honest food at a good price, go for it. you won't regret.

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Silver Spring
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Terrific food. My Central American and Peruvian wise friends say it is the best Peruvian food in Central America. I was divine, great fish and soups and fish soups. Must visit.

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Montreal, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

All the great things we read about this restaurant were true. The atmosphere is pleasant, the service is friendly, but most importantly, the food is amazing. There were three of us when we went for dinner at the Machu Pichu and each of us ordered a different ceviche as a first course. We are still debating which one was the... More

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san antonio, texas
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186 reviews 186 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Service is good, food is great but good luck if you try their special hot sauce! It's hotter than anything we've ever had. The sea bass was special.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I have gone there twice. The service is attentive, the food prepared quickly and the juice drinks are very good. Overall a good experience.

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New York City, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Recently had dinner here with a few friends and really enjoyed it. Most of the dishes were very tasty, and the wait staff was quite pleasant as well. Nothing wowed us, but everything was good and cooked well. There are plenty of tables as well, so walking in doesn't seem to be a problem.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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15 reviews 15 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I can't even begin to describe how good the food is at this place. It's one of the best in Costa Rica I've tasted so far. The Good food I've tried including: - Shrimp Coctails ( Best in my life) - Chinese Fried Rice - Grilled Octopus

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Bratislava, Slovakia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I visited this place few years ago but since then I didn't have better food.. It was absolutely great

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

we arrived late for lunch with our friends and their kids. We were welcome by the waiter and service was fast, correct and right. the food tasted good and portions were big (and I eat a lot). We had an appetizer per each three people and that with a main dish was enough. We liked it so much that we... More

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