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Los Anonos

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Steakhouse, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish
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San Rafael de Escazu, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2228 0180
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Kansas City
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

The food was very good. The waitress was not that great, but manages to serve us a good meal. I will go again.

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Thank Marco C
Germantown, Wisconsin, United States
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

I have been a happy customer of the Los Anonos for more than 15 years... probably having been there more than 10 times in that period. That said, it's been seven years since my last visit, and I was surprised at what our experience was this time. First, it was easy to get a reservation for nine of us, but... More 

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Thank EricAV8R
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

One of the best places to have steak around San José, totally recommend it! It's not really that expensive for the quality you get.

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Thank Jorge J
Los Angeles
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015

Established for over 50 years... the owners and staff have it down to a science. This restaurant can stand their ground against most any other steakhouse, the world over.

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Thank Saushang W
Tampa, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015

I have visited Costa Rica for the past 14 years and I can really say that this is one of the best restaurants in the country. You can get great quality of food and the portions are decent. It feels like a very family oriented restaurant and there is always a security guard in the parking. Make sure you have... More 

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Thank malavehr
Anchorage, Alaska
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290 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015

This is a local restaurant for local people. It is not upscale; it is a good decent place to have a decent meal without busting the budget. I had the baked sea bass and enjoyed it.

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Thank Carolyn J
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2015

Pleasant, clean atmosphere. Service was very good. Nice wine list. Dinner was well presented and it was very tasty, but as is usually the case in Costa Rica, the steak was tough and chewy. I missed the "Imported Steak (from Omaha)" on the menu. Next time, I'll go for it, but it was much more expensive.

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Thank Francis D
Toronto, Canada
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2015

While travelling on business to Costa Rica on business for the past 6 months I have been to this restaurant twice and have been impressed on both occasions - the food is good (from a pure steakhouse perspective - this is NOT Morton's), the portions are very good, value for your dollar is good, but I have to admit I... More 

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Thank ImpatientGuy
Bentonville, Arkansas
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84 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2014 via mobile

This quaint restaurant was exquisite and tasty. Learning the history was also nice. Great tasting food. Worth the visit.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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382 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2014

If you want to have a feel for what 1960 Costa Rica was like, at the time a little democratic backwater in Central America, then go to Los Anonos. It is darkish inside, its interior has a lot of wood, and service if of an old-fashioned friendliness and generosity. All the regular Costarican numbers are there: arroz con pollo, lengua... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Rafael de Escazu, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2228 0180

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