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Alma De Amon

Calle 5 | Entre Avenida 9 y 11, San Jose 11681, Costa Rica
+506 2222 3232
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“churros” (8 reviews)
“ceviche” (13 reviews)
“mango salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Peruvian, Bar, South American, Central American, Caribbean, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Calle 5 | Entre Avenida 9 y 11, San Jose 11681, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 80 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food , English written menu. Range of steaks and local dishes. Mid range costs but will add on 10% + 13% tax

Thank kateandmark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Alma is a great restaurant for Latin American food. We had some street food dishes and tacos. All were great! Next to the food the service is great. Peter is a very friendly person who gave us great advice on the dishes. Atmosphere in the...More

Thank The_Hills87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A month ago some friends and I decided to re-visit this restaurant. Besides being run down the food quality also had much deteriorated since our first visit. On our first visit we liked the food , seats were and are very uncomfortable. On the second...More

Thank Chacodel
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We had dinner at Alma de Amon in our very first dinner at Costa Rica. We chose it for being open until later and because of all great recommendations we read here. We were not disappointed: Alma is very beautiful and really well decorated, food...More

Thank Ines-ACosta
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Nice modern look restaurant - very open! Had a "fusion" meal, local food with a twist! Great Sangria also. Overall a honest experience. Service from the waitress was so-so (like oh nice food - how about some utensils...) She was probably new, the waiter came...More

1  Thank jaypeemtl
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, food was amazing and it had different options for everyone. If you are in downtown, you should definitely visit it.

Thank Luis D
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and eclectic menu. It was hard to choose and everything was delicious. We loved the morango. Service was great and really cool decor. We were glad we found it.

Thank MG2009
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This a very nice restaurant with lots of Latin American options. Great service and nice ambient. Great recommendation to go on large groups or even couples. Music is very mix with losts of Karin rhythms.

Thank Gilberto V
Reviewed 7 November 2017

When we travel, we look for restaurant menus that offer a great variety of small plates and appetizers so we can try a nice selection of local favorites. This place is perfect for that! Many different favorites just the right size to share. We tried...More

Thank sandra105
Reviewed 25 October 2017

staff were great. I had the best waitresses. very kind and considerate. the two young ladies went above and beyond to make me feel well and made sure my food was to my liking.

Thank LUCILA T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Monday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 5 | Entre Avenida 9 y 11, San Jose 11681, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2222 3232
Description
Alma de Amon is a restaurant specializing in Latino Soul Food. The menu is comprised of dishes from all over the region along with craft cocktails inspired by classic Latino cocktails and local artisanal ingredients.
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