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Restaurante De Lucia

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International, Grill, South American, Costa Rican
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125m Sur Del Hotel Heliconia | Frente a Monteverde Country Lodge, 5-5655, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5337
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Restaurante De Lucia is one of the oldest and most renown restaurants in...
Restaurante De Lucia is one of the oldest and most renown restaurants in the Monteverde area with a little over 22 years since it opened it's doors to the public. It's a family owned business with a friendly and comfortable environment and a very nice location. It is close to many hotels such as Hotel El Establo, Hotel Cala Lodge, Hotel Monteverde Country Lodge and Hotel Heliconia. Restaurante De Lucia offers great grilled fillets such as fillet mignon and mexican fillets as well as Peruvian ceviche, lasagna and much more. De Lucia is a great place to enjoy a romantic dinner or just a fun night with family and friends. Please join us and enjoy a pisco sour, margarita, caipirinha, or one of our wide selection of Chilean wines, all in family style! Restaurante De Lucia es uno de los restaurantes mas viejos y conocidos de la zona de Monteverde con un poco mas de 22 anos de haber abierto sus puertas al publico. Es un negocio familiar con un ambiente amigable y comodo con buena localizacion. Esta cerca de varios hoteles tales como El Establo, Monteverde Country Lodge, Cala Lodge, y Hotel Heliconia. El Restaurante De Lucia ofrece una gran variedad de filetes de carne tales como el filet mignon, y la punta mexicana. Tambien ofrecemos ceviche peruano, lasagna, mariscos, y mucho mas! El Restaurante De Lucia es un excelente lugar para disfrutar de una noche romantica, una noche familiar, o simplemente cenar con amigos. Seria un placer que nos acompanen a disfrutar de un pisco sour, una margarita, una caipirinha, o cualquiera de nuestra amplia seleccion de vinos Chilenos, todo en estilo familiar!
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Awesome place

Very delicious food, very friendly service. Beautiful environment. I have eaten here every other day for two months. It's totally worth it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Very delicious food, very friendly service. Beautiful environment. I have eaten here every other day for two months. It's totally worth it.

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Santa Rosa, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Our first night we just wanted some good food. Just up the road from Cala Lodge where we were staying we discovered a fantastic gem. Large, lovely and immaculate, De Lucia was so enjoyable. At first we were the only people in there. They were lovely and attentive and when the food arrived . . . oh la la. We... More 

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Aurora, Illinois
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Stopped here for lunch while walking back from Jardin de Mariposas. While there were few visitors when we were there, the food was excellent and prices were reasonable. Very nice place.

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California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This is one of this places that is great all around. Run by a wonderful local family. Home environment. Unforgettable meals. Each meal has no price. Too delicious or extremely great tasty dishes. Simply to kill for.

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Columbus, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Fabulous food very good and attentive service. Prices very very reasonable. Only caveat portions are HUGE. Party 13 we were promptly seated and food came quickly. Ate both seafood and steaks. Equally good.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We went there tonight because of all the glowing reviews of this place. To be honest, we had excellent food. But the whole time we were there the service was terrible and we were treated like an afterthought. There were several dozen teenagers in the restaurant at the same time we were, and they were loud and rude the whole... More 

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Saint Peters, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We went to Restaurante de Lucia during our visit in Monteverde. The restaurant was close to closing but they stayed open for all of us to have a drink and never rushed us out. Very kind owners and show true Costa Rican hospitality. I would recommend visiting this restaurant if you are looking for a good experience.

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Escazu, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

Very good restaurant! Excellent food and service!! International food, we had the chicken lasagna, eggplant parmeggiana, and Sea Bass a la Vasca! Delicious each one of the plates. My husband enjoyed authentic Piscos Sours! Really good family ambience!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

De Lucia restaurant is the perfect place to go if you are looking for A perfect combination of delicious food and a classic evironment. They have been offering the same quality food over many years, this makes them one of the better restaurants in Monteverde.

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Monteverde, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

If you are in Monteverde you definitely have to taste the chicken lasagna from this place, It's the best! They also have a nice variety of wines if you are looking for a chill place in the mountain to have a glass. 110% recommended

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Address: 125m Sur Del Hotel Heliconia | Frente a Monteverde Country Lodge, 5-5655, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2645 5337
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde
Average Prices: USD 8 - 18
Cuisine: International, Grill, South American, Costa Rican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 125m Sur Del Hotel Heliconia | Frente a Monteverde Country Lodge, 5-5655, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 5337

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 18
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: International, Grill, South American, Costa Rican

Description

Restaurante De Lucia is one of the oldest and most renown restaurants in the Monteverde area with a little over 22 years since it opened it's doors to the public. It's a family owned business with a friendly and comfortable environment and a very nice location. It is close to many hotels such as Hotel El Establo, Hotel Cala Lodge, Hotel Monteverde Country Lodge and Hotel Heliconia. Restaurante De Lucia offers great grilled fillets such as fillet mignon and mexican fillets as well as Peruvian ceviche, lasagna and much more. De Lucia is a great place to enjoy a romantic dinner or just a fun night with family and friends. Please join us and enjoy a pisco sour, margarita, caipirinha, or one of our wide selection of Chilean wines, all in family style! Restaurante De Lucia es uno de los restaurantes mas viejos y conocidos de la zona de Monteverde con un poco mas de 22 anos de haber abierto sus puertas al publico. Es un negocio familiar con un ambiente amigable y comodo con buena localizacion. Esta cerca de varios hoteles tales como El Establo, Monteverde Country Lodge, Cala Lodge, y Hotel Heliconia. El Restaurante De Lucia ofrece una gran variedad de filetes de carne tales como el filet mignon, y la punta mexicana. Tambien ofrecemos ceviche peruano, lasagna, mariscos, y mucho mas! El Restaurante De Lucia es un excelente lugar para disfrutar de una noche romantica, una noche familiar, o simplemente cenar con amigos. Seria un placer que nos acompanen a disfrutar de un pisco sour, una margarita, una caipirinha, o cualquiera de nuestra amplia seleccion de vinos Chilenos, todo en estilo familiar!

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