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Las Mananitas

Calle 40 | Between Paseo Colon 50 norte del BCR, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2248 1593
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (7 reviews)
“mole” (3 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 40 | Between Paseo Colon 50 norte del BCR, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went back and we got the sampler platter again full of tacos, quesdillas, guac, beans , salsa and more

Thank Double V
Reviewed April 8, 2018

We came here with a gadventures tour for our final meal before departing home, both the owners of the restaurant and all the waiting staff were really friendly and helpful. We all sat outside on a big table together. Good cocktails and despite there being...More

Thank Beth C
Reviewed March 16, 2018

I always make at least one stop here during visits to San Jose. It's not a fancy restaurant but most of the tables are in the back in a charming garden setting. The hosts are friendly and helpful in guiding you through their menu. We...More

Thank Diverdan28
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

We went to Las Mananitas for dinner, as it was close to our hotel. They specialize in Mexican food. However, you must let them know if you can't handle spicy food, which is the case for me. Our dinners were reasonably priced, served quickly and...More

Thank CoolCouple99
Reviewed January 27, 2018

Had dinner last night at Las Mananitas . Service was excellent and the room was lovely and comfortable . The food , while not authentic " Tex Mex " or Mexican was really good . Having lived in Costa Rica for over 12 years I...More

Thank TravelingMan058
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

After landing in Costa Rica and arriving at our hotel we set out to find something to eat. I had read about this restaurant on Trip Advisor and we were happy with our meal. The food was good and it was near down town. The...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

We have been here twice during our stay in San Jose and we enjoyed both times! Great local food and hospitality. We tried a range of both vegetarian and meat dishes, all where nice with good flavors and very tasty If you are near by-...More

Thank CBxGBG
Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed sitting on the back terrace and the tacos pastor with cheese were delicious. The spicy salsa went perfectly on the tacos. Gracias! :)

Thank Jetsettin311
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

I love the food in baja california , mexico and so far this is by far the closest i have found in costa rica so far. The aztec soup is delicious and the tacos. Friendly staff and more than resonable prices. Will return many times...More

Thank Double V
Reviewed August 3, 2017

I am a Mexican food junkie and it is hard to find here in Costa Rica. I loved the food here and it has a very convenient location if you are near downtown. The service was great and the staff can speak English (I am...More

Thank Harry A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 40 | Between Paseo Colon 50 norte del BCR, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2248 1593
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