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Maria Bonita

75 West, 3 Ave. Betweem Calle 28 & 30, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2256 5462
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“tacos” (3 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
75 West, 3 Ave. Betweem Calle 28 & 30, San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed May 5, 2017

My friends and I visited here after a long week of work in the capital, and we loved every moment. The place itself is vibrant with colors and a fun feel. The service was prompt and professional; I felt like we were in very good...More

Thank dakotaleebishop
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Food: The food was great. I would recommend the chimichanga! I didnt like the tacos but my friend did. We also tried the quesadilla, also tasty. Service: Our waiter was friendly. She didnt speak english so we got to practice some spanish. She offered to...More

Thank Silje A
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

I went there not knowing what to expect, but was definitely pleasantly surprised. It is a very humble and peaceful atmosphere with great food. I had a huge burrito, and it was the entire size of my plate. I recommend this place and will be...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Well i was walking by to go the central aria and i found the lil gem the food was good and it was alot love it and i can say good maxican food and also good service there is just one creepy guy at the...More

Thank luis d
Reviewed June 17, 2016

I had several meals here during two visits to CR. Great food and exceptional soups. Some of the staff speak English but not a problem. Lovely family that own and run it.

Thank susansaylor
Reviewed January 4, 2016

nice, clean restaurant. good variety of food. good tasting food. Just felt it was a little over priced. that said, I do recommend

Thank michael s
Reviewed June 24, 2015

A short walk away from our hotel Grano De oro. We walked in, the only people in the restaurant besides an older man reading a newspaper with a young child doing her homework. We got a margarita, and shared the fajitas. The food was really...More

Thank Jordan C
Reviewed April 24, 2015

Over priced but good food, best thing is location one block away from my dentist, Dr Cavaline and Dr Marco Peralta. We fly from the U S to go to these dentist for the excellent work and excellent cost, and this restaurant is a block...More

2  Thank Fl0ridaG0ldenGirl
Reviewed March 26, 2015

We asked the staff at our hotel what their favorite local restaurant was in San José - they said Maria Bonita, and we agree! I had the enchiladas, and they were the best enchiladas I have had at any restaurant. Very flavorful with the perfect...More

Thank Shannon R
Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

Had the three pork tacos with cheese for lunch. Out of sight. Cheese melted into the delicious marinated pork. The salsa and chillero were an added flavor of greatness. Had the creeps for desert and equally good. Service was attentive from waitress as always ....More

Thank Double V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 West, 3 Ave. Betweem Calle 28 & 30, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2256 5462
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