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Calle 310 | En Ctro. com. Plaza Florencia, Local #20, Escazu 10203, Costa Rica
+506 2288 4737
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“shawarma” (23 reviews)
“hummus” (31 reviews)
“baklava” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Kosher
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Calle 310 | En Ctro. com. Plaza Florencia, Local #20, Escazu 10203, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Shawarma in town. Very nice restaurant for lunch or dinner, well located and great service. Outstanding

Thank Ivanariasm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I usually get something light there while waiting for my wife to finish visiting her friends. Soups and sandwiches decent coffee. Reasonably priced.

Thank jeffpX5931YJ
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

I used to frequent this restaurant. They have all the standards and favorites. It is flavorful. Hummus shawarma chicken was quite good. Falafel are tasty too The thing that constrains the rating is that it is now way pricier and portions are smaller Same decor...More

Thank Steve L
SISSO S, Gerente at Sisso, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Steve Helo first I like to thank you regarding your comment... it is an honor serving for years frequent client... Sisso's goal is having our audience coming frequent and getting better during the years of operation... I made my self-check, Yes, Redecorate is coming... Our...More

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I love eating here, the food is always good and constant. The meats are great, hummus is excelente, the ample types of saladas are great. If I were to complain about one this is the difficulty in arriving because of traffic, that would be it....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have been here twice now and was not disappointed either time. Excellent food full of flavor. The service was great. Indoor and outdoor seating. Not a "beautiful" restaurant but a very nice vibe.

Thank dr917
Reviewed 24 June 2017

When you move to a new city, you think,"I'm gonna miss our favorite spot for lunch." Well, I found my new favorite spot! Fresh, delishious and great service. Falafel plate was filling and delish. Pita's are light and homemade. Had an iced coffee to finish....More

Thank danielleadair074
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Well...tired of saying so many times wow...just wow..if I wasn't hearing Spanish I would be sure I am in israel.. The good is great..presentation greater..service is just humble and perfect.. excellent falafel..humus.shawarma and so many more..no more worfs..jusr keep up the good job

Thank david a
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant because the one across from it was closed. We Love Ethnic Food so this was a great find anyway. The food & service were terrific. The tzatziki was very runny & I'm used to the thick strained yogurt kind, so I...More

Thank NYE2015
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Found this place on TripAdvisor and had to try it. The meat , hummus and pita bread were amazing. Good outdoor sitting area and service. Crazy to find middle eastern food in Escazu Costa Rica to begin with and the quality just blew me away.

Thank Kamb60
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Grate taste for a fare price, fresh and tasty. The customer service was really good and helpful. Free parking space.

Thank Tati E
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 310 | En Ctro. com. Plaza Florencia, Local #20, Escazu 10203, Costa Rica (Formerly Sisso - Sabores de Jerusalem)
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2288 4737
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We Love To Serve, We Have The Passion Of The - Kitchen Art. We Looking To Do It Better Always, The Original Taste Of Jerusalem In Costa Rica. Clean And Safety Place. Parking And Security, A Lot Of Sun Light, Very Easy To Get Here. Great Music, Great Food, Great Wines Beers And Cocktails. Our Turkish Cafe Is Part Of Our Passion. We Are Doing Our Own Best Pastry. The Best Pita Bread In All De Americas. You Are More Then Welcome 7 days a week. You Are The Must Important Part Of Our Mission!!!
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