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The Market

Real InterContinental Costa Rica | In Front of Multiplaza Shopping Mall, Escazu 11856, Costa Rica
+506 2208 2100
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“pasta” (31 reviews)
“burger” (29 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
International, Italian, American, Central American, Costa Rican, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Real InterContinental Costa Rica | In Front of Multiplaza Shopping Mall, Escazu 11856, Costa Rica
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

on a tour we ate there 3 mornings and the food and service was excellent. everyone was very attentive

Thank fvogel343
Eduard S, Food and Beverage Manager at The Market, responded to this review

Dear fvogerl343 We appreciate your positive comments concerning The Market, it really is a great place to eat breakfast, thanks to out fantastic buffet and service. We hope you visit us again soon. Kind regards, Eduard Soler

Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

There has never been a day that we get exactly what we order and they take forever to bring out the food. We go back cause lots of people tell us to join them and give it a chance. The food is good but the...More

Thank Carolina T
Eduard S, Gerente de Alimentos y Bebidas at The Market, responded to this review

Dear Carolina T I am sorry that you feel that our service is not what you expected, we will analyze our internal processes in order to find out what happened, and to make sure it does not occur again. It would be great if you...More

Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

I've been to this place a lot on business meals or with friends. The menu does has several options to cover mostly any common dish (pizza, pasta, burger, sandwich, fish, meat, salad and even some local Costarrican dishes) but I've learned the hard way the...More

Thank Raul V
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

We had a great business lunch! Food is great and service outstanding! Juan Carlos and Giovanni are the best !!More

1  Thank Adrián O
Eduard S, Food and Beverage Manager at The Market, responded to this review

Dear Adrian O Thanks for your highly positive reviews regarding The Market, Juan Carlos and Giovanni are great gentlemen that provide our clients with impeccable service, I am glad they did their best with regards to you and your party. I hope you come back...More

Reviewed October 23, 2016

The restaurant is amazing, beautiful view if you sit outside. Brilliant and very delicious food every time I tried it. Wide selection for breakfast available as well. The staff is very friendly and helpful. I highly recommend to try it at least once.

Thank INFOF848
Eduard S, Food and Beverage Manager at The Market, responded to this review

Dear Info F Thanks for your positive comments regarding The Market. I am glad that you found the food delicious, the staff friendly and helpful, and the view pretty. Thanks for recommending us, I hope you visit us again soon! Best regards, Eduard Soler

Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Started with a Chardonnay and the seafood soup. Bread was warm and prompt to arrived after our waiter took the order. Jose our waiter was extremely helpful with suggesting different options for our group of 5. 3 of us order the Se Bass. Soup was...More

Thank Javier L
Eduard S, Food and Beverage Manager at The Market, responded to this review

Dear Javier L Thanks for your highly positive observations regarding The Market, it is our goal to exceed our your expectations and I am glad that we did. This is possible due to our incredible team, which Jose is part of. They will always make...More

Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

This ia a wonderul place for everyone. They have an expansive menu of healthy food, fast food and international cuisine. The salad bar is wonderful and at a decent price! I recommend, speeecially if you are going in a group, family or for two. Nelson,...More

Thank bfpcr
Eduard S, Food and Beverage Manager at The Market, responded to this review

Dear bfpcr Thanks for the positive remarks concerning The Market! You are right, thanks to our innovative concept, we have the expansive menu that allows you to customize your order all the way to the last detail. This, plus our great quality and service, is...More

Reviewed October 15, 2016

I took my daughter to the market for lunch. The service was slow; waiter kept forgetting to bring things - water, bread, drinks. It took forever for the meal to get to the table. Albeit it was a Sunday, they should have enough staff for...More

Thank Caroline M
Eduard S, Food and Beverage Manager at The Market, responded to this review

Dear Caroline M I am sorry that you that you had this experience at The Market. Our commitment is to meet the expectations of our customers, we regret very much that this time we did not achieve this with the service provided to you and...More

Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Had a great lamb chef Pravesh and team are doing an excellent job. We had pasta wraps and lamb burgers and my wife and kids loved it. Amazing service too!!! Also the lemon tarts were great!!More

Thank Munish M
Eduard S, Food and Beverage Manager at The Market, responded to this review

Dear Munish M Thanks for the positive observations, Chef Pravesh deserves all the credit he can get, he is that good! The lamb burger is a personal favorite of mine, it really is an awesome dish. I am glad you and your family loved eating...More

Reviewed October 13, 2016

There are 4 restaurants in this downtown hotel. The main restaurant for all meals is The Market. The food, selection, price and service here is excellent. Each meal offers some type of buffet with a full menu available. The breakfast buffet was outstanding. Dinners offer...More

Thank Paul D
Eduard S, Food and Beverage Manager at The Market, responded to this review

Dear Paul D, Thanks for the extremely positive remarks regarding the Market, it really is a great and innovative concept of a restaurant. You qualified our breakfast buffet as outstanding, this pleases us very much. Oh and you are right, if you see locals at...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Livelovelaugh55
Hello, how much is your Sunday brunch and what times? Do you offer mimosas? At what price?
April 4, 2017|
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Response from Ricardo M | Property representative |
Dear Livelovelaugh55, Thank you very much for your question. Instead of brunch we have a wide salad bar and also we offer a wide variety of a la carte menu, where you can create your own plates. We do offer mimosas. Please... More
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Julio H
I currently work around your hotel, is it possible for me to go and get breakfast at your buffet? How much for it? and breakfast available at what hours?
February 3, 2017|
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Response from Eduard S | Property representative |
Dear Julio H, Of course you can come at any time to have our breakfast buffet at The Market. The price of our buffet is 14720 colons, taxes included. We open Monday to Friday from 6:00 am to 10:00 am and Saturday and Sunday... More
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service197
Are any of your entrees vegetarian (no fish, meat or chicken). Thanks
June 28, 2016|
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Response from Eduard S | Property representative |
Dear service197, We have many vegetarian options, ranging from salads, pastas, pizzas, etc. Come give us a try! Best regards, Eduard Soler Food and Beverage Manager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $35
Cuisine
International, Italian, American, Central American, Costa Rican, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Monday
5:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Thursday
5:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Friday
5:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
5:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Real InterContinental Costa Rica | In Front of Multiplaza Shopping Mall, Escazu 11856, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2208 2100
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Description
Always open, always delicious. Promising quality and affordability, The Market is open 24 hours for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late-night dining. You can build your own sandwich, pasta, pizza or gourmet burger. A large selection of salads, Carpaccio and ceviche is also available. The beautiful terrace overlooking our pool and gardens is perfect to enjoy it around the clock. The modern ambiance and lively exhibition kitchen are the perks of this new concept restaurant.