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Las Mananitas

Calle 40 | Between Paseo Colon 50 norte del BCR, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2248 1593
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“mole” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (6 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 40 | Between Paseo Colon 50 norte del BCR, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

I love the food in baja california , mexico and so far this is by far the closest i have found in costa rica so far. The aztec soup is delicious and the tacos. Friendly staff and more than resonable prices. Will return many times...More

Thank Double V
Reviewed August 3, 2017

I am a Mexican food junkie and it is hard to find here in Costa Rica. I loved the food here and it has a very convenient location if you are near downtown. The service was great and the staff can speak English (I am...More

Thank Harry A
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

This was our final dinner of our group tour. It was amazing. As a Latina I have high expectations of my Mexican food and this place was awesome. The food was great, the service was amazing. The staff is great and a few speak English....More

Thank IllianaV
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Close to the Crowne plaza... Everything was cooked to order.. The chicken and rice was amazing..I had the mole... Staff is amazing couldn't recommend it any higher..

Thank Glen a
Reviewed March 25, 2017

We often crave mexi and margs.. This place did not disappoint! The owners were super friendly and let us pick our tequila from the bar (we are kinda picky).. The food was excellent, we had the shrimp tacos and they rocked, one of the best...More

Thank Rob R
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Pretty decent place for lunch. Moderately priced. Another review mentioned greasy plates. It does seem like they cook with a lot of oil. Still pretty tasty. Friendly staff if a little slow. Enjoyable mean.

Thank acollin1
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the food here. It reminded us of a typical Mexican restaurant. The tacos were very tasty, and the azteca soup was nothing short of divine! And the service was exceptional. Menus were in english, so that was really quite helpful. Already looking forward...More

Thank Groovychiktt
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Friendly hosts, top quality food at very reasonable prices! All served quickly and with a smile. Fantastic Nachos!!

Thank Peppy C
Reviewed January 13, 2017

We arrived around eleven thirty for an early lunch and the door was locked. Rather than walk away we rang the doorbell. We were greeted with a smile and let in. Our bilingual host was charming and helpful in explaining the menu. Good food with...More

Thank Don. T
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Sometimes it just needs a few tables, a friendly service and a decent meal to rate a place with 5. You get Mexican food in a good quality, prices are fair by Costa Rica Standards, the service (owner?) fast and friendly. Be careful with the...More

Thank Chiember
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 40 | Between Paseo Colon 50 norte del BCR, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2248 1593
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