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Tierra Gaucha Parrilla Argentina

Paseo Colon | 50 meters east of McDonalds, adjacent to the Herbalife building, San Jose 10108, Costa Rica
+506 2221 6003
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (61 reviews)
“empanadas” (17 reviews)
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11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
South American, Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Paseo Colon | 50 meters east of McDonalds, adjacent to the Herbalife building, San Jose 10108, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

We certainly got more than we bargained for back in November 2017. The food was absolutely excellent including the melt in the mouth steaks that were so well cooked. The Malbec was also really good. The staff here are very knowledgeable and friendly. And then...More

Thank Darron1970
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Our Day began at 12:15 in the morning with a 3-hour drive to Kennedy Airport. After a long day flying down to San Jose , Costa Rica we were basically looking forward to a night sleep however the necessity of eating lead us to this...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We went to Tierra Gaucha on Christmas day and had nothing short of a banquet -- a huge, juicy and delicious churrasco steak, plus lomito skewers, served with grilled vegetables and fries. The meat was wonderful, the veggies were great as well, and the service...More

Thank marionsd
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We went here recently based on the reviews and the fact that it was very close to our hotel. The food wasn’t as spectacular as I thought it might be but nevertheless it wasn’t too bad. There was a good selection of steaks to chose...More

Thank Belfastguy
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Based on the tripadvisor reviews this restaurant seemed to be the nicest affordable option within a couple of blocks from our hotel. Definetely not disappointing! Staff is very friendly. Empanadas were good and the sirloin butt steaks as well. Passion fruit mousse and milk-rice nice...More

Thank Bert H
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

2 vegetarians went to an steak house, and loved it! Cheese and onion, or caprese, empanadas for appies. Bread with excellent garlic sauce. Many options for pasta. Good wine. Recommended if you are staying near Sabana park, but don't bother if you are staying the...More

Thank jjzazzy
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We ordered tenderloin steaks with vegetables and potatoes. Steaks were not tender and mine was way overcooked. While my partners French Fries were very good and hot, my mashed potatoes and mixed vegetables were cold. I sent them back to be reheated. I never understand...More

Thank Doris B
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Tierra Gaucha had superb service, prompt, and incredibly friendly staff. An English menu which made it very easy to read. Delicious appetizers and even better entrees. Very comfortable atmosphere with such a fantastic staff!

Thank Erika L
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The best steak I have had in a very long time, reasonable priced and attentive staff. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Shane G
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Had dinner here the other night, located just north of Sabana Park. Alot of locals eating here, I think we were the only tourists that night. I had the Tenderloin Shish Kebab, and hubby had the Tenderloin with Rochefort sauce. Both were great options, the...More

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Matias B, Gerente at Tierra Gaucha Parrilla Argentina, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you for your comment, we're glad you liked the food and we hope you visit us again soon.

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Response from Matias B | Property representative |
Did you get to communicate? Regards
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Response from Matias B | Property representative |
very good days no dress code. formal and infarmal! thank you very much we will esperarndo for you
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
I've seen it advertised in some Resturants,Don t remember if this one had the option available.You may try to e- mail or call them and ask..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Colon | 50 meters east of McDonalds, adjacent to the Herbalife building, San Jose 10108, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2221 6003
  • E-mail
Argentina restaurant and grill with good taste and Argentine style.
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