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Stiefel Pub

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Costa Rica, San Jose, Barrio Amon, 50 Metros Este del Edificio INS, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
+506 8850 2119
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (3 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Costa Rican, Fusion
$$ - $$$
Costa Rica, San Jose, Barrio Amon, 50 Metros Este del Edificio INS, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
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Reviewed April 21, 2018

Many brews to choose from and a cozy pub atmosphere, but rather pricey beers. We did not have any food

Thank Manuel S
Reviewed April 19, 2018

I first visited Stiefel in May 2015, while visiting some friends and getting immersed in the Craft Beer movement that was happening in Costa Rica. This place stood out to me for a variety of reasons but the main one was that they were working...More

Thank The_BeerTrekker
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Supreme spot to enjoy the finest craft beer in San Jose. Very friendly staff and atmosphere. Very tasty food!

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Small lively bar with good atmosphere, good music, a large selection of craft beers and a limited food menu. The bar staff and locals were also friendly. The beers that I tried were excellent and so were the fish tacos. Prices were reasonable, c3000 for...More

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed March 26, 2018

This place was so close to where we stayed that we went here 3x. The first time, we did not stay. It was playing awful and loud music, we sat down, pulled out the menu to browse it and just had to leave. Lasted under...More

Thank Ilene Y
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Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Excellent cuisine, customer service and music surrounded by a bohemian and urban environment, definitely Stiefel Pub is the best place in San Jose to enjoy and share craft beer with friends.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Dodgy barstaff who skimmed my credit card on Saturday night. The only place I have used it in San Jose. First thing Sunday multiple transactions were made for the same amount and then an attempt to withdraw 15,000 dollars. Disgusting experience and serves to perpetuate...More

Thank InsanityNZ
Reviewed January 24, 2018

When you want to go to a nice, quiet and chill place to relax after work, you must go here! There is a great environment, nice music and of course, a large list of beer and delicious food. They have since shots to beer boots,...More

Thank Missy Honey Pie s
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Fancied a decent beer after two weeks on the move and the Stiefel Pub certainly didn’t disappoint. We started with a tasting rack of 4 beers from the pub’s own brewery. Some lovely wheat beers but the highlight was a simply excellent chocolate porter. For...More

Thank Bryn G
Reviewed January 19, 2018

I really love beer, especially IPAs. Its hard for me to drink 5% Budweiser tasting cervezas, although you do what has to be done when you travel. So I was very happy to discover this place. Most or some of the selections are brewed right...More

Thank Robyn P
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Ryan H
September 1, 2017|
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Response from lakaikillawk | Reviewed this property |
Before midnight you should be fine. Don't expect any trouble as long as you keep your wits about you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Costa Rican, Fusion
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costa Rica, San Jose, Barrio Amon, 50 Metros Este del Edificio INS, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 8850 2119
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