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| Cristina, 300m norte del ICE, San Jose 1094, Costa Rica
+506 2220 0453
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“veal” (12 reviews)
“saltimbocca” (3 reviews)
“bread” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Cristina, 300m norte del ICE, San Jose 1094, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Do yourself a favor and ask for Danny, if he is available. Very friendly and helpful staff. The meals are incredible too.

Thank Coastal56335338200
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

As Germans, living for more than a decade in Florida, we enjoyed this authentic Italian restaurant and it’s cuisine. Real European style cozy place. We enjoyed Antipasti which were excellent. The Saltimbocca my wife got was good. A bit too dry to be excellent. My...More

Thank Bodo K
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I have returned several times now for dinner, never to be disappointed. Excellent food and service! Cannot wait to return soon!

Thank janeheron11
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Great place with a above average wine list. Ask for want's available by the glass that day. Great pastas

Thank john r
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This Restaurant has been open for about 20 years, traditional Italian food. It feels a like a place in little Italy. Consistent owner is always there

Thank 667sarahc667
Reviewed 24 August 2018

The food was good quality; we had a really fun waiter. A little more variety on the menu would be great. So nice to have this restaurant at the hotel.

Thank beenar0undl0ts
Reviewed 22 August 2018

The title, is a line from a movie... that is what it came to my mind when I saw the dishes! The smell tells you it will be delicious and so it was. The presentation is perfect, the service, cannot be better. A cozy, clean...More

Thank Andre G
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We had dinner with friends at L’Olivio and this gem is worth seeking out. The menu is extensive and the food choices outstanding! The service provided by Danny was solid and the end result was a very memorable dinner. If you find yourself near downtown...More

1  Thank Missysdad
Reviewed 29 July 2018

The food was so good that we went back the following night and with enough confidence in the food, we had our waiter, Danny, just pick something for us. He didn't disappoint, it was delicious!!

1  Thank Skmyer
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Great place for a meal, attentive staff and tasty home cooked pasta. Can get busy so recommend you book. Extensive wine selection.

Thank SunandSkiFamily
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Response from sandraf412 | Reviewed this property |
yes,and it is better to so!
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18 March 2015|
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Response from loritravels2 | Reviewed this property |
it is best to call them .. or have your hotel call and reserve for you ..enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Cristina, 300m norte del ICE, San Jose 1094, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2220 0453
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