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Machu Pichu

San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2283 3679
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (10 reviews)
“shrimp” (9 reviews)
“white fish” (2 reviews)
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Peruvian, Seafood, Latin, South American
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The only think good about this place was the service. The waiter was helpful and friendly. The food quality was poor. Things on the menu (elements of the dish) were not on the plate. The food was bland and if I was paying 5 US...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

Great restaurant with great food! The seafood platters are very large and can be shared by two people.

Thank Karla A
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

You go from Costa Rica to Peru when you enter the restaurant. From the Piscasour to the entrees, it is authentic Peruvian meals. Service is excellent and I noticed many of the servers I remember from 20 years ago when I first went there. Be...More

Thank Keith F
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The food was really good, but the most I enjoyed my Lemonade! It was really refreshing and tasty, also try the version with fresh mint! It's like a Mojito but without alcohol. We went there for dinner and were attended by some really friendly waiters....More

Thank KRohrmue
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Peruvian food at its finest. The Octopus was so spectacular that my husband asked for the recipe. Our waiter kindly brought out the secret marinade so that we could sample it to try to discern the flavours. Wonderful sea bass and accompaniments. Great bar service....More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We ate at Machu Pichu on the recommendation of staff at the Hotel Grano de Oro where we were staying (make sure not to miss the hotel's own restaurant, reputedly the finest in Costa Rica), and the food was excellent and staff the same. My...More

Thank Familytraveller31
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Great food. If you like seafood there are many different options. Have never been disappointed. It is a little expensive.

Thank Jimmy G
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Although I had a hankering for steak, the descriptions of the many variations of sea bass got my mouth watering. Dinners come out in piping hot oven dishes with bubbling sauces. So so good! Didn't get to see a wine list, but the waiter's recommended...More

Thank 2DCguys
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The restaurant was recommended by someone who lives in San Jose. perhaps we are very spoiled, as we travel all over the world, but I found the food just OK , nothing special . The shock came, when I was charged $8.50 + taxes and...More

Thank rimmalovethesun
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This was a pleasant surprise and lived up to what we had been told. Easy access parking close by. This is the 2nd time we have been here and always great. The staff is multi-lingual and very helpful. The meals are perfect size and good...More

Thank jeffreydcr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2283 3679
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