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El Banco de los Mariscos

Meters West From the Santa Barbara Central Park 500, Santa Barbara 40401, Costa Rica
+506 2269 9090
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“nothing fancy” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Seafood, Costa Rican
$$ - $$$
Meters West From the Santa Barbara Central Park 500, Santa Barbara 40401, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

This restaurant is located in Santa Bárbara de Heredia.(You better use Waze to get there) It´s very big but well attended with many waiters. The quality of food is good and unexpensive. They have a huge parking lot, safe for you and your vehicle.

Thank Gerardo E
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

It was delicious... Fresh food and nice place... Good parking lot. I'm sure we will come back any time soon!

Thank Carlos Ragnar L
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Was brought here by my Tico brother in law. Saturday lunch. The restaurant is a large establishment with many rooms and seats. Although there were numerous waiters, our service was slow, even by CR standards. Ceviche was old. My meal was incorrect ; served at...More

Thank CobaltConnection
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

I used to visit this place as the prices were good and the food was excellent. Today is just another place they try to catch lot of people and are loosing the interest in the quality. Ill rather suggest la princesa marina.

Thank Walter R
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is the Tico Seafood. This is why this placed is usually packed. Good quality, fair prices, fast service. Nothing fancy, but good taste. Try the mixed ceviche, the shrimp rice, the seafood soup. They have been serving this kind of food for more than...More

Thank gjtrips
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I had visited this place many times before, but my latest visit (7-6-17) was a real flop! Couples came in as late as 20 minutes after us and they were all served before us. All side salads were flavorless and it seems to me they...More

Thank brygah
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Good portions, nice price, great place. Good for children, dont like the chairs, mariscada really good

Thank Juan270679
Reviewed 26 December 2016

This was my third visit in about 15 years. Each visit was less impressive than the last. The ceviche is as good as any and the de-boned fried fish as good as ever but I've decided over-pricing is the main reason why I won't be...More

Thank Lostinhollywood
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Our taxi driver suggested the Banco de Mariscos to us. What a wonderful family restaurant in the heart of Santa Barbara.They served delicious seafood dishes in large portions and the service is extremely fast and efficient. My family and I went twice during our 5...More

Thank Jiea M
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This restaurant has its own boats and they bring in seafood fresh. It is not fancy food, but it is really good, fresh fish, prepared simply and tastefully. The portions are good and the service is excellent. The prices are fair. I recommend any of...More

Thank Randie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Seafood, Costa Rican
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meters West From the Santa Barbara Central Park 500, Santa Barbara 40401, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Heredia  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +506 2269 9090
Phone: 2269-9090
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