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Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant inside Balmoral Hotel. Served breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks. Server Kenner was excellent esp. with the kids in the family group of 11. Good offering for all levels of eaters.

Date of visit: April 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting the restaurant inside the Balmoral Hotel. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast, lunch, dinner, and drink offerings.We're pleased to hear Kenner provided excellent service. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at El Patio was fantastic- we ordered the classic chicken sandwich and it was delicious. Nelson provided great service and was incredibly thoughtful. Would recommend!

Date of visit: April 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the positive feedback! We're delighted you enjoyed our food, including the classic chicken sandwich. We're glad to hear that Nelson provided excellent service, and we're grateful for your recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here for a dinner and we really enjoyed the service and the food! Nelson was our server that night and he took care of us and suggested the best dishes and the best local food! Thank you Nelson….highly recommended and for sure...we will come back soon!More

Date of visit: April 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind words! We're thrilled you enjoyed our service and food during your dinner. We're glad you had a great experience and look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fast service and a large selection of food. I had one of the traditional Costa Rican dishes which did not disappoint at all.

Date of visit: April 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're thrilled to hear about your positive experience at our restaurant! Providing fast service and a wide variety of delicious dishes is always our goal. Thank you for dining with us, and we look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just having breakfast that's included with the hotel. Very comfortable atmosphere with ample people watching. The waiter Steven was attentive and friendly. Making sure my coffee was always filled.

Date of visit: April 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're thrilled you enjoyed your breakfast at our restaurant! It's great to hear that you found our atmosphere comfortable. Thank you for your kind words, and we look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marco was very good his service was excellent what more can I say it was very good thank you very much again and again thanksMore

Date of visit: April 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are delighted to hear that Marco provided you with excellent service during your visit to our restaurant. Our team strives to ensure that every guest has a memorable dining experience, and it's always rewarding to receive...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food - excellent service thank you Nelson We had a lovely lunch there today. The food was excellent but the service from Nelson really made our visitMore

Date of visit: March 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. Nelson takes great pride in providing exceptional service to our guests, and we'll be sure to pass along your compliments to him. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great casual lunch beautiful environment! Try the mojitos and the octopus! The foccia is great and the burger is the best in Costa Rica!More

Date of visit: March 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience at our restaurant. Our team takes pride in providing a beautiful environment for our guests to enjoy their meals. We strive to offer a diverse menu with options...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Waitress was very attentive to make our visit good. Pleasant and had good English. Told us of places to visit while we were here.

Date of visit: March 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words! We're thrilled you enjoyed your visit and that our attentive waitress enhanced your experience. We're glad she could offer recommendations for your stay. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ashly was great helping suggesting food and drinks. The fish and chips were fantastic.Others were super helpful suggesting places to go to visit.More

Date of visit: March 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Propietario at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful experience at our restaurant! Thank you for your kind words about Ashly's service and the delicious fish and chips. We're delighted that you enjoyed them! It's also great to hear that our team was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful place and good service! I don't know what else to say other than the beer was nice and cold too. I had the shrimp with rice which was tasty.More

Date of visit: March 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Owner at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

"We greatly appreciate your positive feedback about our restaurant. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the beautiful venue, excellent service, and that the beer was nice and cold. We're also pleased to know that you enjoyed the shrimp with rice. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and a relaxing mood in the place! Typical cuisine and some tasty international dishes. Nelson is an amazing server!More

Date of visit: March 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Owner at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed our delicious food and the relaxing atmosphere at our restaurant. We appreciate your comments about our typical cuisine and international dishes. And thank you for highlighting Nelson's excellent service! We look forward to welcoming you again in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere is really relaxed and the location is a great spot! We had a server named Steven and he was great! I would recommend this place to anyone.More

Date of visit: March 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Owner at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your kind words and are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere and location of our restaurant. We're proud to know that Steven was able to provide you with excellent service. Thank you for recommending our venue, and we look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me. Nelson's Service was above and beyond. He explained in detail from drink to food options. At the end I was very satisfied with what was recommended and with the speed and quality of food, drink and Service. I am planning on returning to enjoy...again such an amazing experience. Keep the amazing job up Mr. Nelson!More

Date of visit: March 2024
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Diseno Balmoral, Owner at Restaurante El Patio Del Balmoral, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are very happy to know that you enjoyed your experience at our restaurant and that Nelson's service was exceptional. We appreciate your kind words and are pleased to know that you were satisfied with our food and drink options, as well as the quality...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Steven was very attentive and helpful. We tried the lomito de res and veggies were amazing. The chicken was good but could use a little more flavor

Date of visit: March 2024
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Restaurante El Patio del Balmoral is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5