We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Monteleone - Restaurant and Cocteleria

) #6 of 171 Restaurants in Alajuela $$ - $$$ , , Vegetarian Friendly
Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best Brands., Alajuela 5018-4050, Costa Rica
+506 4030 4506
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (5 reviews)
“pescado” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Costa Rican, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best Brands., Alajuela 5018-4050, Costa Rica
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (169)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, delicious craft beer, awesome and friendly service, convenient location. I would definitley eat here again!

Thank kaexander1977
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Delta (jerks), we stayed the night in Alejuela. Took an Uber ride to this restaurant as they boasted about local Costa Rican beers. Our waiter, Ronald (whom I do not believe was the owner), was awesome. Cool guy who spoke English as my...More

Thank jimmyk4444
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The food is nothing to rave about, but it is tasty, filling, and well priced. We visited due to the beer selection, which was the best around. The restaurant was a short trek from our airport hotel on the edge of Alajuela. Ronald was fantastic...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We went two nights in a row in this lovely restaurant. We had a great time due to the amazing cocktails and the funny bartender. He was really friendly and gave us helpful advices about the drinks. I highly recommend this place to any cocktails...More

Thank Maude G
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Now here's a dining experience you really must try. Found ourselves late one night on a cobbled, dimly- lit street in central Alajuela (what a gorgeous town !). A few steps from our hotel, (the Panacone), was this place, Monteleone. Charming, warm, and historic; as...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant had so many beer and craft beer choices . The waiter Ronald was great. The food was very good and good sized portions. I thought the prices were high but I am seeing high food prices every where we go here

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 20 April 2017

A place located in the Alajuela town center, good beer choices, the main dishes are not expensive but very small, and you will find better options in Alajuela.

Thank Luis A
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

If you want a first class service pay a visit to Monteleon and its lovely owner, Renauld. Ask him to show you some of his cool old money collection and costa Rican objects he keeps in his restaurant while you enjoy a nice drink and...More

Thank samy1578
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Went in with a friend on the last day of our 2 week trip to Costa, exhausted and just wanting a good meal. Ronald served us and was so attentive and caring, telling us all about the specials and making sure we enjoyed everything from...More

Thank AmberLee7
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We had craft beers the tenderloin steak and seabass plate. Not many places serve the craft beer. Desert was like a keylime cheese cake with chocolate sauce. We have spent a week in CR trying as much good food as possible but this balance of...More

Thank James G
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Pesqueria Qlity Fish
73 reviews
.43 km away
Jalapenos Central
718 reviews
.30 km away
El Chante Vegano
179 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cathedral
121 reviews
.19 km away
Juan Santamaria Historical Cultural Museum
142 reviews
.39 km away
City Mall
89 reviews
1.24 km away
Parque Juan Santamaria
116 reviews
.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
HighCountryDiver
29 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Shorty B | Reviewed this property |
You can probably get your hotel to call to check and make a reservation. Their facebook page says they open at 3pm. Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best... More
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Cuisine
Costa Rican, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best Brands., Alajuela 5018-4050, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela
  • Phone Number: +506 4030 4506
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing