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Machu Pichu

San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2283 3679
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (16 reviews)
“sea bass” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Peruvian, Seafood, Latin, Spanish, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviews (176)
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

While the meals we ordered where ok, they where nothing special. Instead of French fries asked to substitute for broccoli. Bill comes they charged us for broccoli. Bill clearly shows a service fee ( tip ) bot the waiter said there is no tip included....More

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I was visiting the embassy in San Jose and stayed a couple of nights. I ate primarily at this restaurant because it was so close to my hotel and the food was really tasty. I recommend whatever you are in the mood or because unlike...More

1  Thank Tl D
Reviewed 22 March 2017

great, friendly waitstaff. great seafood and authentic cultural dishes. also they have the cool glass cococola bottles!

Thank sienna_stan
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I am completely dumbfounded at any negative ratings for this great restaurant. I eat here almost every time I am in town. We had Pescado (fish) con Jumbo Camarones (shrimp) au gratin and it was heavenly along with a side of rice. I for the...More

Thank TheBlum
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I had a chicken and shrimp chaufa which was totally tasteless and the chicken was literally inedible. I think they used the parts of the chicken that you are supposed to throw away and not eat. The entire huge dish had absolutely no flavor at...More

Thank tcntraveler
Reviewed 2 November 2016

On the edge of downtown San Jose, this quaint restaurant offers a variety of Peruvian specialties, especially seafood.

Thank Don M
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The only think good about this place was the service. The waiter was helpful and friendly. The food quality was poor. Things on the menu (elements of the dish) were not on the plate. The food was bland and if I was paying 5 US...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Great restaurant with great food! The seafood platters are very large and can be shared by two people.

Thank Karla A
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

You go from Costa Rica to Peru when you enter the restaurant. From the Piscasour to the entrees, it is authentic Peruvian meals. Service is excellent and I noticed many of the servers I remember from 20 years ago when I first went there. Be...More

Thank Keith F
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The food was really good, but the most I enjoyed my Lemonade! It was really refreshing and tasty, also try the version with fresh mint! It's like a Mojito but without alcohol. We went there for dinner and were attended by some really friendly waiters....More

Thank KRohrmue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2283 3679
  • E-mail
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