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Tintos y Blancos

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Multiplaza | Escazu, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2201 5937
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Escazu, Costa Rica
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Happy hour every day Monday - Friday, excellent staff, good wine, good beer, awesome Sangria and creative dining

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Thank SergioX7
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice place just outside the Multiplaza Escazu (exiting on the 3rd floor near Swarovski) . Unfortunately, being near the parking lot distracts a bit, but it still provides a pleasant atmosphere. My first visit resulted from recommendations for a wine bar and I enjoyed the rather broad selection by the glass. I especially appreciated having a... More 

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Thank Philip R
asunción
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71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had three set of taps as dinner with equal amount of Sangrias which were lovely in a warm evening. Their service was a bit slow and were not full at all.

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Thank 79aggie
Madrid, Spain
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Costa Rica is not a great place for wine lovers, however Tintos y Blancos is the best spot. They have happy hour from 3 to 7:00 PM where you can get the wine by glass. They have very inventive Tapas combining Mediterranean with local exotic ingredients. Management and services are great. Special activities you can plan here: Wine tasting sessions... More 

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Thank leam69
Rio de Janeiro
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77 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We had diner here, were served well an enjoyed the ambiance. The wine was great and the food was tasty.

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Thank 960maartenr
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

My group of friends decided to get together at the mall and then have lunch. Tintos y blancos was a very nice surprise with a nice menu but also a set of feature lunch for us.

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Thank isabella P
San Jose, Costa Rica
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We went for dinner last night. The place wasn’t packed, but we were 2 adults and most empty tables were for bigger parties. Only small table available was literally on stage. We asked the waiter if we could have a table on the second floor, however he stated it was closed (there were a few people dinning upstairs, but we... More 

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Thank RacheliuxC
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Went there for a business meal with a mix of Ticos and Gringos - myself being one of the latter. The staff was very good at handling the needs of our large group. It was my first time with a major wine list in Costa Rica and I was a bit overwhelmed by the heavy skew towards Argentine and Chilean... More 

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The Villages, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent service & good food. Was recommended by our hotel & was no disappointment. The "entraña" steak ( churrasco/skirt steak ) served with mushroom risotto was excellent & the Grilled Salmon very good! Nicely located.

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Thank Carmen2593
Houston, Texas
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Tourist trap!!! They will charge you extra if they think you're drunk- so fake it! Great environment, but it sucks that they are not responsible enough to review before they charge

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Thank fchickerneo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Multiplaza | Escazu, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2201 5937

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