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Bacchus

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Calle 5 | Santa Ana Centro, 300 mts. Norte del Ceviche del Rey, antigua casa Quitirrisi, Santa Ana 10901, Costa Rica
506-2282.5441
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 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 via mobile

One of the best dinners I have had. Service, atmosphere and cuisine was excellent. I had the Ossobuco and it was so tender. For an appetizer, the tuna tartar was delicious. Great wine selection as well. You must visit!

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Thank Roberto M
Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bacchus offers a friendly, cosy atmosphere combined with excellent food. The capelletti filled with goat cheese is an outstanding dish and one of my favorites. The truffled mushroom risotto is simply perfect. The menu offers a wide arrange of plates. I have come to Bacchus many times and have never been disappointed. The quality of food and service is excellent... More 

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Thank Pieter B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 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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Thank Gutierro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 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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Thank Agamboaj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 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 June 29, 2016

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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Thank EFraenkel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 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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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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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Thank Marilou D
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 

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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
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
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 10901, 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?