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rosti pollos

$$ - $$$
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican
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En El Cacique del Alajuela, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
+506 2217 8787
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United Kingdom
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86 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best value meal in Boca's del Toro. Quarter half or whole spit roasted chicken with excellent chips/fries or pantians. Very tasty very very cheap delicious. Also you can take your own beer from the supermarket next door.

Thank Ba8ydriver
Surrey, Canada
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great meal of Roasted Chicken, with the choice of many different side dishes. The service was great and we can certainly see why it was so busy. The word is out on how great this restaurant is.

Thank John L
Knoxville, Tennessee
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Actually, the rosti pollo is not prepared fast, but they are ready to serve when you order. Always good for a meal in a hurry at a good price

Thank savvywomentravel
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first meal here was very good. Unfortunately on return trip a week later it wasn't. For location near hotel and airport it is convienent and clean but not a "destination" type restaurant.

San Jose, Costa Rica
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86 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rostipollos is the case of a restaurant with a very successful beginning and terrible current situation . They serve a buffet option, and they put someone on the Buffett to supervise what you get. So they advertise as buffet but is not really a buffet. The food is not that good and the worst thing is service. The era of... More 

Thank jochava
La Pine, Oregon
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118 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Straight forward easy to understand menu with predictable well prepared menu options. Convienient and good when good is good enough.

Thank richard s
Thunder Bay, Canada
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164 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great platters of Costa Rica food. I had the chicken (very good) and my husband has tacos, also very good! Service was good as well. Good value.

Thank marycentral2013
Salt Lake City, Utah
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty food, comfortable atmosphere. The black bean soup is fantastic. The place is clean and the service prompt.

Thank lowjumpingfrog
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tasty reasonably price meal, delicious healthy options, horchata by the pitcher! Side choices include fresh avocado, pico de gallo, coleslaw in light vinegar dressing, black beans and fresh tortillas. The chicken roasted whole was tender, juicy and seasoned well. Great service!

Thank flygrls
McArthur, Ohio
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here twice while in San Jose. The food is fresh, home cooked, and delicious. Also very reasonably priced.

Thank DrTraciPowellDNP

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: En El Cacique del Alajuela, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela
  • Phone Number: +506 2217 8787
Near the Hampton Inn in Alajuela Costa Rica

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