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Restaurante De Lucia

125m Sur Del Hotel Heliconia | Frente a Monteverde Country Lodge, 5-5655, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5337
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“filet mignon” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, Grill, South American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
125m Sur Del Hotel Heliconia | Frente a Monteverde Country Lodge, 5-5655, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First the positive. The service was good. The complimentary starter with guacamole, refried beans, salsa and spicy salad was very good. The eggplant parmesan and the Mexican steak that we ordered were good. The orange chicken didn't look very appetizing in the photo on the...More

Thank MikeD602014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As others have mentioned, good and reasonably priced wines. We had one steak fish fillet with shrimp sauce and two sea bass. We all thought we had best choice. Service was very attentive and food came quickly. Family owned and operated..very nice people.

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had passed this restaurant on our way to the butterfly place, it's very traditional with a good menu and wine list. I had cerviche there was so much I couldn't finish it and my partner had steak even though I don't eat meat I...More

Thank Karenwade
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Ate here because it was just around the corner from where we were staying (Cala Lodge - who recommended it). The menu choices not huge, but everything so tasty. We had steaks but I can imagine every dish offered would be good- just that kind...More

Thank Patti T
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I don't normally write reviews but this was so good I had to!I'm sure it was near to closing time when I arrived. I was given a menu but I had seen advertised outside a burger. I couldn't see it on the menu so I...More

Thank lisamd1983
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

It was almost empty at lunch time with classic American rock music on but the food was really great..fish tacos were cooked just right with plenty of greens and salsa and my husband's vegetarian Casado (set meal)was much more flavorful than at other restaurants.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 20 July 2017

My husband had fish and I had the lasagna. Both were just mediocre. I expected better food for this price. Was not tasty at all. Probably would not have eaten it if I wasn't that hungry. The next evening we ate at our hotel, where...More

Thank Marleen04
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We were hesitant at first because it was empty around noon when we sat down. But as soon as got settled we were met with great service and an actual real life wine list (if you love wine and are traveling around CR you can...More

Thank Anca T
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We visited on the recommendation of our travel company - we had sea bass (my wife grilled with veg, me with mushroom and prawns in a lovely cheese sauce) children ate pasta and burger We went fairly early so we're able to get a table...More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 9 April 2017

we walked here from our hotel, historias lodge, on a recomdation from the receptionist. the restaruant is a warm and welcoming place with excellent service. the food we had for dinner was very well prepared and tasty. great quality, great price. this restaurant is not...More

Thank almo52
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 18
Drinks, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125m Sur Del Hotel Heliconia | Frente a Monteverde Country Lodge, 5-5655, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 5337
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Restaurante De Lucia is one of the oldest and most renown restaurants in the Monteverde area with a little over 22 years since it opened it's doors to the public. It's a family owned business with a friendly and comfortable environment and a very nice location. It is close to many hotels such as Hotel El Establo, Hotel Cala Lodge, Hotel Monteverde Country Lodge and Hotel Heliconia. Restaurante De Lucia offers great grilled fillets such as fillet mignon and mexican fillets as well as Peruvian ceviche, lasagna and much more. De Lucia is a great place to enjoy a romantic dinner or just a fun night with family and friends. Please join us and enjoy a pisco sour, margarita, caipirinha, or one of our wide selection of Chilean wines, all in family style! Restaurante De Lucia es uno de los restaurantes mas viejos y conocidos de la zona de Monteverde con un poco mas de 22 anos de haber abierto sus puertas al publico. Es un negocio familiar con un ambiente amigable y comodo con buena localizacion. Esta cerca de varios hoteles tales como El Establo, Monteverde Country Lodge, Cala Lodge, y Hotel Heliconia. El Restaurante De Lucia ofrece una gran variedad de filetes de carne tales como el filet mignon, y la punta mexicana. Tambien ofrecemos ceviche peruano, lasagna, mariscos, y mucho mas! El Restaurante De Lucia es un excelente lugar para disfrutar de una noche romantica, una noche familiar, o simplemente cenar con amigos. Seria un placer que nos acompanen a disfrutar de un pisco sour, una margarita, una caipirinha, o cualquiera de nuestra amplia seleccion de vinos Chilenos, todo en estilo familiar!
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