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La Oveja Negra

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Mango Plaza | Rio Segundo, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“churrasco” (2 reviews)
“stew” (2 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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Contemporary, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
Mango Plaza | Rio Segundo, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service. Very attentive and courteous staff. Great local drinks. Small plates. A little spendy but not higher than the other restaurants in the same area. Delicious food. The outdoor seating was very pleasant on a November evening. If you are staying nearby it’s a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SusiesPicks
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was next to our hotel. We each ordered a typical Costa Rican dishes and were pleasantly surprised at how good it was…. I guess when you’re at an airport hotel and Walmart is next-door - - you don’t expect much. The staff was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jrtm2014
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

The staff here were so attentive and provided a great service in a nice atmosphere. The food was good value and very nice. Smoothies great too!! Great stop if your shopping or heading to airport as we were.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank williamaitchison
Reviewed June 14, 2018

I enjoyed a wonderful evening at La Oveja Negra across from the Marriott Courtyard! Excellent menu of small plates at quite reasonable prices. Enjoyed a churrasco and a mexican spicy short rib plate that were both excellent! There is a nice selection of craft beers....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Tom M
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Wonderful place to enjoy good food with friends in a relaxing environment. Conveniently located near the Juan Santamaria airport.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SBE73
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Poor excuse for food. The ribs were fatty. The portions were small. We ordered several dishes and none of it was good. Will not be back. Do not recommend.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mindyberry
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Needes food before my flight. This place is the place to go. You should ask for the chifrijo! Simply amazing and a great service!!! Overall awesome place!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ChinoW502
Reviewed March 7, 2018

We ate here after flying all day from the states. We both had a glass of wine and a small steak that comes with 2 sides. Plenty of food. Simple but good. I had mixed veggies and plantains, my husband a baked potato. We were...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank voyageurfoodie
Reviewed January 26, 2018

So, portions are small, it says on the menu and our waiter said it was worth trying several "tapa style" dishes. We did. Should not have. Onion rings were dripping dheap oil, garclic mushrooms were wazery, rice with shrimps and few shrimps and plenty of...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Michael W
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Good place to hang around and relax after work. Its location is privileged as it becomes a nice offering of casual food and beverages if you are looking for a quick bite close to work.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank SBE73
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Contemporary, Central American, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish, South American
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mango Plaza | Rio Segundo, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela
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