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Mariscos Poseidon

Mercado Central Annex | Avenida 1, Between Calles 6 and 8, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2221 8589
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
17 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2016
“Best sea food away from the sea!”
Latin, Seafood, Spanish
Mercado Central Annex | Avenida 1, Between Calles 6 and 8, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

This restaurant, I understand, used to be inside the Mercado Central - but now is across the street (Avenida 1) to the north. It's worth the search. The fish soup is excellent, and their hamburgers/cheeseburgers aren't bad either. Ate here a few times.

Thank Alf H
Reviewed 15 March 2016

In the middle of San Jose, it is delicious, the fish soup could wake a dead man and the sea food platter never disappoints. The service is fast and not always super friendly, just make sure they write down your order.

Thank Cecis2013
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I had read the reviews so as we were shopping at the butcher next door we went in for lunch. Super, friendly staff, nice atmosphere with a couple of regulars enjoying their fish soup over the newspaper. We both ordered fish...one plain, one with garlic...More

Thank leopoldoLoireValley
Reviewed 12 April 2014

Wonderful, wonderful restaurant with the freshest seafood prepared by a friendly trio of Ticas! Wash it all down with some cold beer or other refreshments. A small place with very basic furnishings located in an row of eateries, Mariscos Poseidon is a bit difficult to...More

2  Thank Chun-LB
Reviewed 18 May 2013

The title says it all - some of the best ceviche I've ever had - fresh, flavorable and generous portions. Very friendly and helpful staff. I'm a beginner Spanish speaker and really had fun with the waitress trying to order Saltine crackers to go with...More

Thank PuraVidaEsteban
Reviewed 30 April 2013

Please check out this small restuarant if you are near the Central Market! The seafood is fresh, the staff friendly and the prices very reasonable. We ate there several times on our visit and were not disappointed at all! The ceviche is excellent and my...More

Thank VancouverWomble
Reviewed 16 June 2012

this restaurant's seafood is super fresh, the service is very friendly, and it's relatively easy on the pocket. go ahead and stuff yourselves with some porper shrimp. :p

Thank spacecadet79
Reviewed 30 March 2012

Whenever you're around the Central Market in San Jose, take a chance at this place. Really accessible for your pocket, great service and excellent food. Don't Hesitate, just try it !!!

Thank AdrianBV_00
Reviewed 18 October 2011

This great little gem of a place is off the beaten path. I have had two dinners there about a year apart. Thanks to my Tico friends for making Mariscos Poseidon a stop whenever I am in San Jose. Start off with their Peruvian style...More

2  Thank habib79
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mercado Central Annex | Avenida 1, Between Calles 6 and 8, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2221 8589
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