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Metros Norte de la Cruz Roja de Santa Ana 150 | 200 metros norte de la cruz roja de santa ana, Santa Ana 10901, Costa Rica
+506 2282 4871
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“paella” (18 reviews)
“tapas” (68 reviews)
“chistorra” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Metros Norte de la Cruz Roja de Santa Ana 150 | 200 metros norte de la cruz roja de santa ana, Santa Ana 10901, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was good to be greeted with a welcome drink and appetizer which I guess set the tone for me expecting more. The paella was ok, a bit salty and on the smaller size of servings. The salads were very good, fresh ingredients, again, a...More

Thank Globaltraveler108
Joseph P, Propietario at alTAPAS, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

hi, thanks for your observation about the quality (maybe the most important issue any place). Just Let me remember and understand the concept of "tapas": small, medium size portions of food. Here the philosophy is to share and taste diferent flavors, enjoy a relaxing moment...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the best tapas around and the service was excellent! I came here with my mom and aunt for dinner and it was the best decision we made. The cod fish, the salmon, the potato chicken ball (name???), the brownie with ice cream,...More

Thank Ashley W
Joseph P, Propietario at alTAPAS, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thanks a lot !!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great spot with really nice ambiance! All the food and wine consumed was perfectly done to its taste! I would recommend to anyone who likes to enjoy good food, good ambiance and good service. I assume everyone ;) Much Enjoyed Night in Santa Ana... Good...More

Thank TC Can S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a wonderful time, the food was excellent, the service was superb, location perfect right next door to our hotel, cool vibe, nice design. A welcome half glass of champagne and a small bite were a nice touch. Definitely recommended and I look forward to...More

Thank Lokita C
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Only been there for drinks late at night. Haven't beed disappointed ever. Good service, good music, try it sometime.

Thank marcomalcotti
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff, a good selection of real Spanish tapas and decent wines. Good timing and service, fair prices and keeping all these as a constant make of this place always a safe option where to dine with friends or business partners.

Thank Pearl C
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

The price was over rated. The food taste pretty good but the wait for the food was so long. It wasn’t that busy but took them so long to bring us our food. It was nice that they give a sip of champagne and small...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Sunday nights are usually difficult to find somewhere to eat, not only is this an option, it is a great option, the pigs feet are divine, croquetas of jamón are deli, the black rice is just luxurious and good, it is a great meal sharing...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

The service is very good, friendly and professional, the perfect combination for a great evening in Santa Ana ! Al Tapas it's a great authentic Tapas place.

Thank Lihi R
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Great service. Free glass of Spanish sparkling wine at the beginning of service. Great tapas and complimentary liquor to finish.

Thank Lorelle W
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Questions & Answers
Melvin E
10 November 2016|
Response from Joseph P | Property representative |
Hi, normally we recomend reservations for friday and saturday evenings. You can call (506) 22824871 thanks
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Richard P
25 January 2015|
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Response from Joseph P | Property representative |
hi, i'm just a spanish guy running a spanish "tapas bar" in costa rica, i don't understand your question. You can visit on facebook "expats in costa rica" good luck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Metros Norte de la Cruz Roja de Santa Ana 150 | 200 metros norte de la cruz roja de santa ana, Santa Ana 10901, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: +506 2282 4871
  • E-mail
Tapas bar and wines by the glass. Warm and contemporary atmosphere, free wifi, terrace
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