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Sal E Pepe

El cruce, al lado de heladeria pops, San Rafael de Escazu 40501, Costa Rica
+506 2289 5750
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3 weeks ago
18 Feb 2018
“A true find”
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
El cruce, al lado de heladeria pops, San Rafael de Escazu 40501, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Italian food I've had outside Italy! Great little place with a large menu of tasty dishes. Pasta was perfect and the service very good. Judging by the number of people who filled the tables, I'd say it was very popular with all ages.

Thank Jettye L
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Recommended to us by our host at Casa de las Tías. Wonderful minestrone and excellent pizza. Tiramisu was perfect.

Thank NND1
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Four of us had a bottle of wine, appetizer, 4 entrees, 2 desserts... and every bite was a delight. Thanks for taking such good care of us. $100 well spent! FYI... The focaccia appetizer was good but it really was a pizza (unlike any focaccia...More

Thank dr917
Reviewed August 1, 2017

I ordered the 4 seasons pizza - fun stuff (artichokes and the like) - creatively they put one item on 1/4 the pizza (winter), another item on another 1/4 (spring) -etc. I'd rather have it all together - but- O well. I'm rooted in Chicago...More

Thank dr917
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

See already posted review, this is to get the photographs up! Somehow the photographs became separated!

Thank Timsnapper
Reviewed June 8, 2016

I have been coming here for years because it's walking distance from where I live. The servers are all the same after all this time which to me is a great sign. I love the pasta arribiata and the pizza with with basil, mozzarella and...More

Thank Erin A
Reviewed June 20, 2015

Returning to Sal e Pepe after 8 years and it was as good as I remembered. The menu is basic but has something for everyone. We had the spaghetti with pesto and meat ravioli. It was good. Years ago I lived about 3 blocks away...More

Thank CEC131
Reviewed December 24, 2014

This is a great little Italian bistro in Escazu, and a great alternative to the chain restaurants in the area. Small tables in a couple of different rooms give it a nice, intimate feel, and the service was phenomenal. Great selection of pastas and pizza...More

Thank Venturists
Reviewed September 4, 2013

I have been coming here for years and enjoy the experience each time. It is a small and intimate bistro, not at all pretentious as many of the restaurants are currently in Escazu. That said, there are linen tablecloths and napkins which are not too...More

Thank Willow456
Reviewed August 21, 2013

We've been several times to Sal e Pepe for pizza due to its close location to home /Trejos Montealegre. Pizza is good, with average Italian restaurant prices. Very friendly and good waiters. Not as stylish and new as some of the other Italian restaurants in...More

Thank Bjorn H
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12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El cruce, al lado de heladeria pops, San Rafael de Escazu 40501, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Rafael de Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2289 5750
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