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Restaurante La Cascada

600 oeste, 25 norte del Puente Los Anonos | San Rafael de Escazu, San Jose 4667-1000 , Costa Rica
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Ranked #48 of 301 Restaurants in San Jose
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $18 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Miami, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Excellent food! We all ordered the lomito and it was cooked to perfection. I recommend this restaurant to all those meat lovers.

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My first trip to La Cascada was in 1979, and have been there many times since. It was and still is my fav restaurant in Central America. The half baby beef with chimichurri sauce is just about perfect.

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Alajuela, Costa Rica
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

THE PLACE It opened back in 1965... and when you get in, you can tell it haven't gone thru any renovation since day one. The place looks old, has old furniture and isn't really a place that invites you in or to eat either. The restrooms were horrible! wearing tiles that were old, tasteless and not so clean really. The... More

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New York City, New York
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98 reviews 98 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our guide recommended this restaurant. It was soooo delicious, we had the grilled vegetable appetizers and the salmon topped with shrimp for entrees. We substituted the sides that were included, changed the sauce. Had large bottle of water.......with all their taxes.....$46. We added additional tip. Go there.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Excellent steak, delicious meat! Suitable for families... Love it! Coming back every year. Ceviche is a must, then the Lomito for seconds and ending with any of the delicious typical costarrican's dessert... Perfect day out!!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

It has been a tradition to come here and celebrate major events in the family from birthdays to graduations, On of the best Lomito you will find in Costa Rica, and they always treat us like family.

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Winnipeg, MB Canada
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86 reviews 86 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

My mom stated this was the best steak she's ever had. It was in my top 10. We ordered the house special, and wine. Meal was good, service was excellent, and we would return. The staff was especially helpful as we didn't speak Spanish, and loved the meal!

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Miami, Florida, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

The quality of the meats was lacking and the flavor very mild. This restaurant is incomparable with any good meat steakhouse in the US however the prices of this restaurant are completely ridiculous. I spent about $100 for me and my wife and I would have got a better plate at outbakcks or even Applebee's. Completely overpriced I'm only giving... More

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MN
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Costa Rica is not known for its beef so I didn't expect a great deal re: steaks. My T Bone was tough, difficult to cut due to the grizzle running thru it. I asked for medium rare and got rare. I asked for sour cream for my potato and it took what seemed to be forever for the sullen waiter... More

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sju
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144 reviews 144 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

This one hundered years old restaurant has an excellent ambiance and service.the food is very good I tried one of their "lomito"a 14 ounce Steak and I like very rare they serve it the right way. my friends and I had a very good expirience even with the seafood.

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