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Rohrmoser Boulevard, San Jose, Costa Rica
22900910
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London
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90 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You want something like a taco al pastor and where are you going to go? Tacontento? I think not. This place. Pretty quick to serve, reasonable prices, clean and tasty food. Nothing to get overly excited about but hits the spot when you want some meat or beans in a corn tortilla. Acoustically challenged tile and metal interior and traditional... More 

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Thank AgC2012
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My date and I came here for lunch. The service was quick and friendly. The food was average at best and the price was too high considering the food came with no salad or any sides. We did get a small complimentary tortillas plate, but that was it.

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Thank Maria S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

This is an excellent Mexican restaurant. The food was very, very good; and the prices were quite reasonable. The menu was in spanish, but my waiter was bilingual.

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Thank Joe L
Heredia C.R.
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Good food, good price, good staff, good location, with lot space... Nice Restaurant... Try the tacos and the azteca soup

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Thank fameva
Atlanta, Georgia
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Walking through San Jose from the Jade Museum. And found this beautiful place. We with inside and was greated by the excellent staff

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Thank Sunshine3149
Province of San Jose, Costa Rica
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

the service was excellent, 1 waiter spoke english which was good because the menu was only in spanish and since I only speak it alittle and am a vegetarian it was hard to make it out. But he ws very helpful, so I gave him an extra tip. Fish was good. Chips served before the meal come with cut up... More 

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Thank Jewellsmom
Mountain View, California
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

I went here for lunch on January 1, 2016. I ordered a burrito. The first ingredient listed for the burrito was "guacamole." After I had a few bites of the burrito I realized it did not have guacamole so I called the winter and told him. He said it had no guacamole because they were out of guacamole. 1)He should... More 

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Thank Catalina68
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

The best New York Steak in San Jose, Costa Rica with Mushroom sauce, 100% recommended, great service too.

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Thank Arnoldo A
Heredia, Costa Rica
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69 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

I went here for my fathers birthday because he knows the owner or something like that, I got to say I was sceptical about the place because I ate in other Fogoncito some years ago and the experience was terrible. When dinner was done I was surprised of how good it was, I had some sort of tacos with beef... More 

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Thank David_RS_21
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105 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

Very nice Mexican food in Costa Rica, they offer a nice variety of tacos and Mexican food, it's not the cheap, but they have good service and good plates, try the Huarwche and the pastor tacos! Enjoy!

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Thank David P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rohrmoser Boulevard, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: 22900910

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?