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Plaza Itskatzu, Escazu/Plaza Antares, San Pedro, San Jose 10, Costa Rica
+506 2588 2318
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“ceviche” (26 reviews)
“chaufa” (6 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza Itskatzu, Escazu/Plaza Antares, San Pedro, San Jose 10, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Following a recommendation from a friend, I visited Chancay together with my family. FYI, I lived in Perú for six years and went to Chancay with high expectations. As a starter I shared anticuchos with my wife. The consistence was as expected, but the flavor...More

1  Thank AndreasSonka
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Let me begin by saying, Peruvian is one of my favorites. I have been in Lima and surrounding areas( Mira Flores & San Isidro) several times,the food there is amazing!! Knowing that this is Costa Rica and that it would not be the same as...More

Thank Paula F
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal in Costa Rica and stumbled upon this location. Delicious food, a staff that helped us alter the menu to meet our dietary needs as well as help the English speaking group.

Thank Stu802
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Friendly and attentive staff as well. The shrimp soup and ceviche are really good and the risotto unique and tasty.

Thank cmbaker67
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The restaurant is handsomely decorated and very clean. The Chicken soup was great! The sea bass and vegetables with rice were well prepared and a nice presentation and not much flavor. The people that worked there were very nice AND they never came back to...More

Thank Annie B
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had dinner here one night during our stay. The food was delicious with a beautiful presentation. Staff were attentive and nice. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank OregonRvers
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This is a good choice for a reasonable lunch. We went with family-- it was a choice for a birthday lunch for a teenager---one of his favorite places. Very good rice/risotto dishes, huge portions. Our group had everything from steak to fish to vegetarian --...More

1  Thank CarTRVLR
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant capture the authentic Peruvian flavour. Its an excellent choice for family and business!

Thank Gdo_Castillo
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I really enjoyed my experience at Chancay. After living in Peru I missed some of the flavors in their foods. Chancay definitely gave me a taste of being back in Peru. The only disappointment was the cancha- tosted Peruvian Corn- with the ceviche. They served...More

Thank Ryan T
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is in the Itskatzu Mall. Small mall in the city of San Jose, CR. For starters we had ceviche (fish and shrimp), and anticucho(1st and 2nd photos). For entrees, we had the Chupe de Camarones and Arroz Chaufa. And for dessert, we had...More

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27 March 2015|
Response from Felicia M | Property representative |
Hello Marilyn! Yes, Chancay Restaurant is in the plaza next to The Courtyard Marriott (where Hooters is also). Easily you can get there walking, just across the parking lot. As to where the office of Dr. Obando is, I am... More
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Itskatzu, Escazu/Plaza Antares, San Pedro, San Jose 10, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2588 2318
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