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Calle 5 | Santa Ana Centro, 300 mts. Norte del Ceviche del Rey, antigua casa Quitirrisi, Santa Ana, Costa Rica
506-2282.5441
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12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Be welcomed by a Jimenez de Heredia sculpture. Dine in a stylish ambience excellent Italian prepared dishes with very diverse faire priced vey well chosen wines. Keep energies for the desserts. I had frozen grapes "affocati a la grappa" with dark chocolate. Superb!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice environment, nice staff, nice food. Always solid performance. I even drive there for take out, I really like the well executed food . Great for business dinners.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Home made pasta. Meat eater husband had vegetarian spaghetti dish and loved it. Best lasagna of my life! Yes, I've been to great restaurants in Italy that wished they had food this good! Fine dining yet cozy. Food reasonably priced. Wine a little pricey but a decent wine list. We sat outside on the terrace and weren't sure we made... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favorite restaurants in Costa Rica, service outstanding! Good wine selection, with Spanish, Chilean and Argentinean wineries. My favorite grilled octopus with angel hair pasta, in general the meat is great, shrimps are super. Best if you can get a table outside.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was incredible service impeccable. Had chicken parmagine real tender and waiter Melis the best waiter mauricio great also wife had cannoli I t was great a must visit for 2 for40.00 fine dining

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Thank nmrick
Mario Q, Waiter at Bacchus, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We thank you for your comments. Hope we can serve you back soon. Best regards. Melis V. More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Bacchus is an awesome please, if you can get a seat/table outside. The inside is as cold as a meat locker, unless you ask them to wind down the AC. The menu, as with so many places in CR has changed, but for the worst. They have removed some favorites such as the veal starter which was killer, BRING IT... More 

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Thank MrBrinxxx
Mario Q, Manager at Bacchus, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We thank you for your comments. I do apologize for any inconvenient caused, however I would like to answer some of your inquiries, our Veal with Tuna Sauce it is always available for our customers, even though we do not have it on our menu. The Menu as every year we do change some of our dishes that... More 

Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Bacchus offers some of the finest Italian gastronomy in a very nice setting in an old house in Santa Ana. Very quiet, intimate and beautiful. The food is simply delicious and dishes are really nicely presented. Home meat pasta are a must, as well as the meat and seafood. It is expensive.

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Thank Olivier C
Mario Q, Manager at Bacchus, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We thank you for your comments. Hope we can serve you back soon. Best Regards. Mario Q. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

we came here to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Its a fine dining ($$$$) so there are certain expectations. We have heard of their previous glory but also that quality has declined. We decided to give it a shot. We asked for the most requested plate, or the chef's recommendation, so we had the grilled octopus iwth pasta, and the baked... More 

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Mario Q, Manager at Bacchus, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your feedback, we truly appreciate it and work on it, to continue growing day by day. I would like to apologize for the inconvenient with the Lamb, at Bacchus we do our best to please our customers. Unfortunately the waiter did not understand you correctly and wasn´t able to fulfill your neccesity fully.... More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Is one of my favorites restaurants in town. Every time I can...I go. This restaurant is very peculiar, because it is a fine restaurant but at the same time the atmosphere is relax. Another thing, specially for locals (and for foreigners too), if you want to find a politician, this is the place. That night there were quite a few,... More 

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Mario Q, Manager at Bacchus, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your comments, we truly appreciate to be recognize for the service and quality that we offer. Best regards. Mario Q. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

During our Costa Rican tour, we were treated to a three course meal at Bacchus. We were given three diverse options for each course. All of the Italian selections were presented beautifully on the plate. I heard no complaints about the quality of the food from any of the 15 participants. Some who had heartier appetites made a few comments... More 

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Mario Q, Manager at Bacchus, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your feedback. Hope we can serve you back soon. Best Regards. Mario Q. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $100
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 5 | Santa Ana Centro, 300 mts. Norte del Ceviche del Rey, antigua casa Quitirrisi, Santa Ana, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: 506-2282.5441

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?