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Tintos y Blancos

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Multiplaza | Escazu, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2201 5937
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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227 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome 1. Service is great. 2. Food is delicious ( during the week from 3 to 7 pm they have a nice tapa and glass of wine) 3. Despite being in the shopping mall, it's a bit isolated from the hustle and bustle so you don't need a reservation and there are no issues with the parking... More 

Thank corina0210
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

Excellent Italian menu, extensive wine selection, superbly crafted food. This gem is tucked away on the side of the Multiplaza mall in Escazu. Highly recommended!

Thank sn-traveller-AUS
Dublin, Georgia
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411 reviews
295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

Had a late afternoon lunch. Our server, Michael was prompt, polite and friendly. The appetizers were very tasty. Our entrees were cooked perfectly (Tuna steak and Chicken Breast). The wine list is extensive and the atmosphere is very good.

Thank CobaltConnection
Fort Worth, Texas
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

The tintos y blancos is in a great area, right outside the multiplaza mall. The wine selection was pretty good and the food very good as well. The patio was great to have dinner at. The only downside perhaps is the space itself is kind of small. Other than that, good restaurant to try out.

Thank Jorge C
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

This place is a very nice one to try good food and wine. It is Spanish "tapas" style. The wine selection is amazing, with several wines from everywhere around the world. It also has a very nice wine store

Thank Cristobal_Plaza
Irvine, California
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71 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

In the multiplaza shopping center (near the movie house), this is a worthwhile alternative to the pricey Intercontinental hotel fare. Considers itself a wine bar with food, so wine selections are as good as you would expect, and the food is also very good, particularly the fish. The small outdoor patio is a pleasant experience.

Thank Imackin
Harpenden, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Saw Tintos y Blancos after eating at a different restaurant and decided it looked good. It's both a restaurant and wine shop so the Vinod are good 😀 plus the food, service and atmosphere are excellent. We lucked in on a Friday evening and had the added bonus of 2 guys who played some 80/90s classics and were excellent. Well... More 

Thank Rob P
Santa Cruz, California
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223 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

Terrific little wine bar with superb tapas and wine offerings in the Multiplaza mall outside of San Jose. Specials vary by night, ranging from paella to bbq to assorted tapas -- we were there on tapas night, and every dish was fresh, delicious, and beautifully presented (octopus, salmon, Spanish chorizo, etc.). A nice array of wines (emphasizing Spain/Chilean provenance) is... More 

Thank brocdog
Miami, Florida
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

Very attemptive service, deliciuos food, fantastic view, the Cazuela de Mariscos spectacular, my baby beef not so baby, juicy meat cooked to perfection with a soft and soothing chimichirri sauce. Ondulge yourself...

Thank Mario V
San Jose, Costa Rica
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

I love their Sangria. Their food is very good too. Their service is very good. I went with friends to celebrate my birthday and it was a very good experience.

Thank DafnaCR

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Spanish
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Multiplaza | Escazu, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2201 5937

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