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“Excellent place to eat” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Restaurante Grano de Oro

Restaurante Grano de Oro
Ranked #2 of 580 Restaurants in San Jose
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 25 - USD 100
Cuisines: French, Latin, European, Costa Rican, International
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Good for: Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, After-hours, Dinner, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Restaurant Grano de Oro merges Costa Rican tropical with European cuisine under the expertise of our French chef Francis Canal. Once a simple cafe, this restaurant has evolved into one of San Jose’s finest dining establishments, frequented by locals and tourists alike.Specialty cocktails, classically presented dishes and delicious desserts are served in the charming ambiance of a magnificent period home with an elegant inner courtyard. The bilingual wait staff provides professional and friendly service. Service is offered throughout the day from 7 am to 10 pm. Restaurant, patio and bar are non-smoking
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent place to eat”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2012

Great rest. We liked a lot the fish with macadamia, and the desserts are great

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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“beautiful courtyard”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2012

the service for dinner was a bit slow but we didnt mind because the food was so good and the place was gorgeous...service at breakfast was excellent...I would go back!

  • Visited February 2012
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Dominical
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Breakfast”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2012

was really nice, presentation, location, the patio is amazing siting for a nice breakfast, very very attentive and smiling.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“international dishes”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2012

This is located in central San Jose, in a nice small hotel. Fine dining, a little expensive, but food is very good.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Amazing!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2012

Perhaps the best service and food in San José, and has been for over 15 years Wonderful atmosphere, you forget that you are in the middle of San José.

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