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Restaurant The Muse

South American, Costa Rican
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59 meters west of AyA office in Downtown Escazu, Escazu 4013, Costa Rica
+506 2228 3110
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06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Good mix of Costa Rican & foreign food.. but a bit expensive and portions are small.. They had a special Valentines' dinner package with wine and it was very nice and sweet with live music.. a OK.

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Thank Warren C
Southampton, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2015

I stayed at the Beacon hotel and have a car. I considered going somewhere else... but am very glad that i did not! Great service, awesome food. I did the dinner special that included a small appetiser, house salad, entree, and dessert. It was very well priced and the food was superb.

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Thank Jackstraw66
Tarcoles, Costa Rica
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2014

Three of us went to lunch and sat outside by the garden and fountain. The food was delightful and continental style, a delighful change from rice and beans. The service was excellent and attentitive. I will defiantly go back for their dinner special

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Thank bebco
FORT SMITH
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2013

Bad service to begin with. Several item I tried to order they did not have "today". Finally got a partial meal minus a few components.

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Thank Travelingbeachchick
Boston, Massachusetts
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356 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2013

I had dinner at the Muse Restaurant in the Hotel Beacon Escazu along with a group of business colleagues. The menu is not extensive and we were disappointed to see a dearth of native dishes. For example, almost everything came with mashed potatoes instead of the rice and beans that is a staple of the Costa Rican diet. My fired... More 

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Thank CarpeNox
Ball Ground GA
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2012

Breakfast was wonderful. For dinner I had the snapper and my nephew had the pork chops. I wish I could have held it all....lot of food and the best meal I've had in Costa Rica!

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Thank MozartBallGround
San Antonio, Texas
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2012

The one dinner we had at the restaurant was not good. A hair was found in my wife's seafood dinner. The service was lacking attention. Waiter did not visit to see if we needed anything. A gratuity is added regardless of the quality of service. Not good.

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Thank rsrios101st
Denver, CO
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73 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2012

A bit over priced, and we were the only ones in the restaurant the night we stayed there. But the food was very good.

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Thank kdsc
Ontario
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2012

...as the place was pretty much empty the two times we ate there this past month while travelling from one side of Costa Rica to the other but...we found the food to be very good and felt prices were in line. We learned they have a new chef so perhaps it will be a while before word gets out that... More 

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Thank MeiselManor
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2012

In our 3 weeks in Costa Rica we ate in many fine resturants but this was definetly one of the best. The room is beautiful and elegant without being pretentious. Our waiter was great making some helpful recomendations on both the food and wine but was never intrusive. We had a wonderful evening at a very resonable price.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
South American, Costa Rican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:00
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 meters west of AyA office in Downtown Escazu, Escazu 4013, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2228 3110

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?