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La Bucca

Italian, Bar, Pub
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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20 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2013

The drinks selection is varied, however the food menu was very limited. We ordered 2 plates and both were very tasty. The decor and furnishings are very nice, the music was loud and more for a teen bar. As everyone says, the place is very dark.

Thank Jose G
San Jose
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2013

I went to La Bucca with my husband and a couple of friends who wanted to eat there. The place is not ugly itself, however it is very dark and you can barley see the other people at your table. As well, the menu has only a few options and generally expensive ones. My husband asked for a Coca Cola... More 

Thank Marcelu83
Alajuela, Costa Rica
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2013

Nice choices of food (mostly, italian) and great set of imported beers. Very efficient service as well

Thank negrini420
Chester, Arkansas
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2012

A real bar - with real drinks - made well. Now if only I could see my hand in front of my face, I would love this place.

Thank TYW
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2011

So so nice, romantic and delicious kinda British pub. Food is great, and is very well located. Restaurant upstairs is also great; Il Pomodoro. I sure will go back!

Thank Iheartsea

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Bar, Pub
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose

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