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Restaurant Chirripo

On Calle 1 | between Avenida 2 and 4, San Isidro del General, San Isidro del General District, Costa Rica
+506 (0)2771 0529
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good56%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 27, 2016
“Gringo Headquarters”
Dec 20, 2015
“Average food ”
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Central American, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
On Calle 1 | between Avenida 2 and 4, San Isidro del General, San Isidro del General District, Costa Rica
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Reviewed July 27, 2016

Still pretty much the same. If your in the area you must spend time eating or drinking here. Food is always pretty good but the people watching is the best and your always sure to meet and make new friends here. You Can't say that...More

Thank James T
Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

I was there for a lunch meeting with three others. In my opinion with the four different meals we were served nothing deserved a rating more than average. I've been to other lower rated reviewed restaurants in the area that I would say are much...More

Thank baseball1130
Reviewed September 8, 2015 via mobile

Good prices, Wi-Fi connection and very comfortable chairs! I also appreciated that they are open late and right across from the park. Very convenient for travelers.

Thank ChrisL_Moncton
Reviewed June 29, 2015

I met a friend for a light dinner there recently. It is well run and very pleasant. I had a chifrijo, a layered Costa Rican dish of rice, beans, meat, and pico de gallo. It was fine. I especially like being on the main square...More

Thank Quincho Q
Reviewed October 23, 2013 via mobile

Even though the restaurant looks very nice and expensive. The menu caters to all kinds of budgets. (Such as a backpacker who got stuck in the city cause he missed the last bus) the staf was very friendlymost speaking spanish and english (at lsast the...More

Thank Cole S
Reviewed October 11, 2013

Now La Terazza Restaurant. Under new ownership. The food is the same. Drink prices are double most other local places. No longer the hang out for expats and most folks go next door. I miss the place as do most ex pats, but we have...More

1  Thank 937Willy
Reviewed January 28, 2013

in san isidro the place that has been a tradition... a plce in front of the main park and next to church. locla and visitors are always here eating, havig a cup of coffee and people watching.

Thank Geinier
Reviewed January 9, 2012

We ended up on the terrace of this restaurant with hungry children and even if the service was painfully long (you're in Costa Rica after all) and the terrace full of smoking expats (we are not used to cigarette smoke smell while eating any more...More

Thank Catherine F
Reviewed December 18, 2011

We are a Canadian couple who have visited this restaurant over a dozen times in the past two months while wintering in Costa Rica. We have not visited the ajoining hotel yet. The setting is ideal for a downtown restaurant. You look across the street...More

Thank CommonSense60
Reviewed October 5, 2011

Service was acceptableand tended to be the best part. Food was tasteless but moderately priced...Corvina filete with veggies $6.50. Loud and obnoxious expats hanging out drinking and professional ladies in and out.

Thank bobinman1
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  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Spanish, South American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On Calle 1 | between Avenida 2 and 4, San Isidro del General, San Isidro del General District, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  Perez Zeledon  >  San Isidro del General District  >  San Isidro del General
  • Phone Number: +506 (0)2771 0529
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