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La Casona de Laly

$$ - $$$Latin, ,
Santa Ana, Escazu y Rotonda la Bandera | San Jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2281 1304
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good49%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicharrones” (5 reviews)
“red salsa” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Santa Ana, Escazu y Rotonda la Bandera | San Jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good, typical Costa Rican food in the top of the mountain. Went here for dinner but want to go again for lunch and check out the view again!

Thank GonzaloGarcia
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

If you are craving for local food that is both delicious and affordable, this is the place to go. Among many great dishes: Lengua en Salsa, Chicharrones + Frijoles (Patrulla), and the Casado are tasteful and way better than the average expensive local food restaurants....More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We were out to dinner with a large group and one of our friends who lives in CR, recommended we try the Patecones Mixtos. Patecones are basically a plantain pancake that has been fried, then you add a choice of toppings: pico de gallo, guacamole,...More

Thank Wolf2fly
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I visited this place for a lunch with my friends. There are a delicious typical Costa Rican foods there. The price is right and the customer service is good (not outstanding, but good)

Thank Maynor C
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Party of eight. All were extremely satisfied with the service and food. We ordered a variety of dishes from vegetarian to ribs and local flavor.

Thank Johnpaul M
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Loved it! It was very tasty and plenty! The atmosphere is great (even though there are TVs everywhere) and the good is really good. Very generous portions.

Thank magadiz
Reviewed 20 January 2017

This is a family place that both locals and tourists in the know eat. Reasonable prices and great local food. seating is tight and the place is always busy but don't miss out on the true local experience. I always want to eat here as...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Went to the Escazu one of this restaurant 'mini' chain. Very modern, clean and tried to keep its rustic/local roots! Very busy at lunchtime with locals - not much English spoken and menu just in Spanish - but a really buzzy place. Good value, well...More

Thank Guillods
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a good place to eat local dishes. Its very simple, nothing fancy. Went to La Bandera place and was clean. A little too close to the street but did not affect the experience. It is a very affordable menu.

Thank Gilberto V
Reviewed 21 September 2016

If asked for a good place for tipical Costa Rican food, I would say this is a good place. It has a lot of room, and is crowded at times, although atmosphere is nice, very rustic. Food is good, it has plenty of dishes and...More

Thank TatianaNFg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Ana, Escazu y Rotonda la Bandera | San Jose, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2281 1304
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