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Restaurante Grano de Oro

Calle 30, Avenida 2 y 4 | #251, San Jose 10107, Costa Rica
+506 2255 3322
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, Latin, European, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Calle 30, Avenida 2 y 4 | #251, San Jose 10107, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate at this restaurant several times while staying at the hotel. The menu is excellent and all the food is well prepared, presented and extremely tasty. I tried several items from the menu during my stay and was not disapointed with any. The staff...More

1  Thank jhelfgott
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated my friends birthday dinner and drinks here and were not disappointed! Great cocktails, good wine list, delicious foods with nice twists on traditional fare as well as unique creations. The setting is gorgeous in a beautiful old building. Lavish, stylish and a treat...More

1  Thank Linda N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You enter into the lobby of the interment hotel and to a gorgeous courtyard where you will be served on of the best meals in San Jose. The service is on point bit that little extra care that we all appreciate the menu changes as...More

Thank 1000roberto1000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here multiple times, actually got married here. Went to celebrate our anniversary!! They maintain their high standards, great food. Great balance of flavours, presentation, ambience, service. Cant go wrong if you want to have a special ocasion. Highly recommended and will continue to...More

Thank Tizoc S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Chef of this restaurant is a genius. The atmosphere takes out from the simplicity of the city into a daydreaming terrace perfect for a romantic date... and the coffee bar is simply cool. I think it is not thaaat pricey considering the quality of...More

1  Thank Mauna28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had two dinners at the the restaurant. Everything was delicious and beautifully presented. The service was superb.

1  Thank ckras11
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Everything was very delicious ! But the desert: tres des leches: Was the best ever! Thank you so much!

1  Thank tigerbee1311
Reviewed July 13, 2018

We ate lunch, dinner and breakfast here and all meals were excellent The inside dining room is fairly formal although the dress code is relaxed. Diners varied from suited businessmen, smart dressed 'ladies that lunch' to people in shorts & baseball caps. All the staff...More

1  Thank AbigailShropshire
Reviewed July 10, 2018

My children (ages 10 and 12) are sort of picky -- but even THEY loved the food at this wonderful restaurant. The breakfasts were amazing.

Thank 95martih
Reviewed July 9, 2018

By far the best meal we had in our trip round Costa Rica. A really nice menu with lots of choice. service is impeccable, the food delicious. So good we ate there again on our second night. It is also popular with local people which...More

Thank ColchesterSleeper
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OswegoTraveler
March 15, 2018|
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Response from EdyBrunner | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open on Sundays best is to make reservations before going to the place. Prices are in cólones and dollars. It’s worth it the place and food are very nice!!
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AbigailShropshire
December 13, 2017|
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Response from Fernando H | Reviewed this property |
Costa Rica is a very informal place. He will not need a jacket but I would not go there in shorts during dinner. But otherwise no one will bother you if you wear jeans or other informal wear.
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May 16, 2017|
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Response from Evelyn A | Reviewed this property |
Yes! They have the menu on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $100
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 30, Avenida 2 y 4 | #251, San Jose 10107, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2255 3322
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant Grano de Oro merges Costa Rican tropical with European cuisine under the expertise of our French chef Francis Canal. Once a simple cafe, this restaurant has evolved into one of San Jose’s finest dining establishments, frequented by locals and tourists alike.Specialty cocktails, classically presented dishes and delicious desserts are served in the charming ambiance of a magnificent period home with an elegant inner courtyard. The bilingual wait staff provides professional and friendly service. Service is offered throughout the day from 7 am to 10 pm. Restaurant, patio and bar are non-smoking
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