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Sale e Pepe

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C. Leon Cortes s/n, San Rafael de Escazu 40501, Costa Rica
+506 2289 5750
Today
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wed - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:45
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Vaudreuil-Dorion, Canada
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us as being a good italian place. We were the only ones there so we chose to go upstairs because it felt more like a dining room. The menu was is spanish only and the waiter did not speak english...We ordered house wine and pizza. We were offered focaccia instead of bread and accepted. At... More 

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san jose ,costa rica
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We have been going to Sale e Pepe since it opened and heartily recommend it to all our guests. Its steady quality is proof of that old saying, "it's the master's eye what keeps the mill going." Renzo has carefully maintained a steadily good quality in the menu and service. We love to sit upstairs by the wide windows and... More 

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Thank pilarxavier
Kakabeka Falls, Canada
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Very good waiter, excellent pasta. Would not hesitate to return. Both my husband and myself had homemade pastas and both were excellent. Portions were not large but were very satisfying.

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Thank Bonnie D
Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 November 2015

We were in Sale e Pepe Restaurant on Friday night of 13th of Nov. 2015 ( Friday night around 8:00 PM ). There were only two tables of 2 and 4 down stairs and we ( I and my Lady friend ) chose to go to upstairs who we were the only ones. We ordered one pasta Carbonara and a... More 

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Thank ahad10
San Antonio de Escazu
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Moderate prices, good service and authentic food. Carry out and delivery available. Good selection of unusual pizza toppings and wide variety of pasta sauces.

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Thank C1NCR
San Jose, Costa Rica
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43 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Sale e Pepe is nothing fancy but their food is good. My favorite is the Spaghetti Carbonara...Hmmm! I go there often with guests from my B&B. Wine is affordable too.

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Thank Ginette L
San Jose, Costa Rica
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2015

I love this place because it really has a family feeling. I often have brought my kids and the wait staff are always extra nice to them and bring them legos or crayons and paper while they're waiting for their food. The food is always yummy and I like that they have little dishes with hot sauce and another with... More 

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Thank bornwithluggage
Norfolk, Virginia
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Stopped by for dinner with friend. This is a small, local Italian restaurant that has been there for about 20 years. People arriving were greeted like family, everyone seemed to know each other. Several of the staff spoke English and other languages. The owner came by to speak to us and make us feel welcome. I had pasta and it... More 

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Thank Mike M
Auburn, California
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51 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2015

It was late at night and we couldn't find any local restaurants so we had to settle for Italian food. This place was nice enough and the pizza we ordered was OK but we felt it was overpriced. Perhaps that's common for Italian food in Costa Rica. We can't judge because it's the only time we ate such food in... More 

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Thank Chris B
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 May 2014 via mobile

Great value for your food, calzone is highly recommended personalized attention, awesome taste for your food and great variety on the menu, free wi-fi, simple a great experience!!!

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Thank Ricardo C

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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
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C. Leon Cortes s/n, San Rafael de Escazu 40501, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Rafael de Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2289 5750

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