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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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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“mole” (4 reviews)
“tacos” (8 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
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Calle 40 | Between Paseo Colon 50 norte del BCR, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading some reviews we decided to try Las Mananitas because it was a short walk from our hotel. When we walked in at 5:45 the place was empty so I was a little concerned. The staff immediately set us at ease and we ordered...More

Thank 58Albert55
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Went back and we got the sampler platter again full of tacos, quesdillas, guac, beans , salsa and more

1  Thank Double V
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We came here with a gadventures tour for our final meal before departing home, both the owners of the restaurant and all the waiting staff were really friendly and helpful. We all sat outside on a big table together. Good cocktails and despite there being...More

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 17 March 2018

I always make at least one stop here during visits to San Jose. It's not a fancy restaurant but most of the tables are in the back in a charming garden setting. The hosts are friendly and helpful in guiding you through their menu. We...More

Thank Diverdan28
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We went to Las Mananitas for dinner, as it was close to our hotel. They specialize in Mexican food. However, you must let them know if you can't handle spicy food, which is the case for me. Our dinners were reasonably priced, served quickly and...More

Thank CoolCouple99
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Had dinner last night at Las Mananitas . Service was excellent and the room was lovely and comfortable . The food , while not authentic " Tex Mex " or Mexican was really good . Having lived in Costa Rica for over 12 years I...More

Thank TravelingMan058
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

After landing in Costa Rica and arriving at our hotel we set out to find something to eat. I had read about this restaurant on Trip Advisor and we were happy with our meal. The food was good and it was near down town. The...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We have been here twice during our stay in San Jose and we enjoyed both times! Great local food and hospitality. We tried a range of both vegetarian and meat dishes, all where nice with good flavors and very tasty If you are near by-...More

Thank CBxGBG
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed sitting on the back terrace and the tacos pastor with cheese were delicious. The spicy salsa went perfectly on the tacos. Gracias! :)

Thank Jetsettin311
Reviewed 20 October 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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