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La Flor de Loto

Sabana Norte, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2232 4652
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sabana Norte, San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just got a take out meal - special fried rice and large shrimp cremosa. Great portions, good food, very nice service too.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I have been into this Chinese restaurant several times and I am still not disappointed. It was crowded but we got a small table to enjoyed the Chinese specials that we shared. It was great!

Reviewed 7 March 2018

Located on a small side street in sabana Norte, this restaurant is unlikely to disappoint. From the egg rolls to the soup to the entrees, everything was delicious. Excellent prompt service and servings that will make you loosen your belt. It's not a large restaurant...More

Thank Diverdan28
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Our family could not decide what to order, so we got a 5-person meal to share between the 4 of us. They carried out a huge rotating basket of sorts with 7 different foods to us- all of which were very good. The sweet and...More

Thank veksler44 .
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This was very tasty Chinese food. One member of our group had a dish with sizzling rice, and another had seafood fried rice. Both were pleased with their choices. Close to Aropartel del Sabana Hotel. A good spot to eat after getting here from the...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

When the first thing to appear is a hoagie size white bread roll with a packet of margarine, you have to wonder how authentic the food will be! Answer - not very. My hot & sour soup was a sticky thick concoction of reasonable taste,...More

Thank U2097BClaurenb
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We ordered 3 items to share between two of us and had plenty for take-away at the end of our meal. Six waiters in this fairly small place meant no waiting at all! The veggies were tender crisp and the spicier beef we ordered had...More

Thank Rhonda G
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Last night of a wonderful nine-day tour of the country. Chose this restaurant because we were hungry for Chinese and it was close to our hotel. We loved it! We had a family dinner for two. Total of five dishes plus fried wontons. Very reasonably...More

Thank TravelerKJB
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

A very typical Chinese restaurant from the outside but with one major exception - a line of people waiting for a table. Locals as well as expats have know for decades the quality of the food can not be exceeded any where else. The restaurant...More

Thank JohnLee2571
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We strolled by this as it was local to our hotel. While it’s inocuoius on the outside and very much a locals feel within don’t let this put you off dining here. The food is really good, well priced, big portions and the staff are...More

Thank Tim R
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30 December 2016|
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Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
The food was delicious and the service was great so you will not have anything to worry about there. I agree with the other comments - just enjoy the new year with your girlfriend! Happy new year!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sabana Norte, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2232 4652
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