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Cocina Eclectica


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Reservations, Seating, Table Service, Serves Alcohol

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you visit her restaurant located in her beautifully decorated home, Joanna will cook for you whatever comes to her mind or it’s fresh on the day. You won’t even know what the next course will be; and in truth, she might not either, until...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Gianangel
Reviewed December 14, 2019 via mobile

My friend (who lives in San José) and I (a visitor from Toronto, Canada), returned to Cocina Eclectica for yet another evening of delicious food. We first went there together when I was in San José in September. Both times we ate a fabulous 3-4...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Sylvia K
Reviewed November 9, 2019

It's like dinner at a dear friend's home. Joanna has exquisite taste and skill matched only by her easy hospitality and artful living. An event. An oasis. Magic.

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Date of visit: November 2019
Thank QuixoticDiva
Reviewed October 8, 2019

This great personal touch Restaurant is unique in as much as you can simply tell Joanna to serve the dishes that she is featuring from her garden and you will be amazed at the delicious cuisine and friendly service. It is an experience you should...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank 101gaz
Reviewed September 25, 2019

I have had the opportunity to dine at Joanna's secluded, private establishment at least 8 times, and each time I am delighted by the offerings. Fresh, quality food is lovingly prepared and her small, charming dining area is the perfect setting to enjoy her culinary...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank MistressJoy
Reviewed August 12, 2019

Chef JoAnna went above and beyond our expectations. We had a very small and intimate wedding and wanted our experience to still be as amazing as if we were serving hundreds. Chef cooked for the seven of us privately in our Airbnb as our reception...More

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank sarahmonteleone
Reviewed July 20, 2019

Exceptional environment and food. This place is a must for anyone that not only enjoys amazing food but is also looking for a one of a kind experience. I walked in without knowing what to expect and walked out without any words to describe how...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank angiediscipio
Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

We have eaten there every night while we were in Escazu , Costa Rica The food was Excellent. New Entrees every night that we have never tried. Always Delicious!!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank JohnLReaves
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

Truly special and magical experience that nothing I’ve ever done compares to. Amazing food, but the atmosphere is one of a kind. A must do.

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank kemms0606
Reviewed December 30, 2018

I always enjoy my experience here. Joanna's approach to food is both nutritious, adventurous and artistic. She has the capability to take whatever ingredients she has sought out and make a fabulous series of dishes that are tailored to the customer's wishes. Just had dental...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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