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Bufalo Grill and Market

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Santa Ana, Costa Rica
2282-4122
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Margate, United Kingdom
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193 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

We ate here at lunchtime, we wanted a burger and some drinks. We arrived and we were the only customers, in fact we were the only customers throughout the time we were there. We didn’t fancy sitting inside so sat outside which overlooked the small parking lot and the road but it was pleasant enough. We ordered some beers and... More 

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oceanside, ca
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

My wife and I really enjoyed the food here. We stayed at the Studio Hotel our first night in Costa Rica, and this is right next door. I had the Buffalo fillet, wrapped in bacon and covered with mushrooms. Excellent. My wife had the saltado, which was actually better than any we had in Peru. Wine pours were generous. We... More 

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Atenas, Costa Rica
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

The place has great food. Everything taste good. We have been there a couple of times. Not a fan of the hamburger as it is just meat made into a patty. The highlight of their burger is the things that you put on it. The burger should be the highlight. They are pricey. My wife and I paid $60 for... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Not sure why I ordered a seafood salad at a restaurant with Bufalo in the name, but was pretty disappointed with my seafood salad. Had various cooked seafood (shrimp, fish, calamari, mussels) on top of a bed of lettuce, drenched with an overly salty brown sauce that really made the salad unpleasant to look at and eat. The seafood was... More 

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New York City, New York
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152 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Had to stay a few nights at Studio Hotel, which is next to NOTHING! So, right down the street was Bufalo Grill so I went in. The owner spoke excellent English which was comfortable for me, since my Spanish is awful. I think he said he was from Argentina and landed in CR. They have a limited menu - very... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We visited Buffalo Grill twice in a week. It was awesome. Loved the New York Strip and so did my children. Looking forward to returning. More people need to know about it.

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Barrie, Canada
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217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Since there are so many rave reviews (on which we based our decision to try this place) perhaps we hit a bad night. We were the only customers throughout our meal and the server was very good although the owner/manager ignored us. We were given a complimentary cheese bread and sausage starter - nice gesture but greasy and the sausage... More 

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Alajuela
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115 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I choose the Bufalo Grill restaurtant to celebrate my wife´s birthday and the option was great. The meal was so good, slightly different presentation of the dish tan the last time I ate here. Next time I will try the New York Steak. 100% recommended it.

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Thank Greivin S
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I am honestly shocked there are no bad reviews for this place. We made a mistake of walking in tonight because we stayed at a nearby hotel and there were not many choices within walking distance. We had fried calamari which was breaded in Panko so all you tasted was the heavy breading and a gummy,thin strip of calamari served... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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139 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Met some friends here which is conveniently located next to Studio Hotel. Delicious food, drinks were good and the staff very friendly. Would definitely go back

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Central American
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Ana, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: 2282-4122

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?