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Los Anonos

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish, Central American
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San Rafael de Escazu, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2228 0180
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Los Anonos is a very typical costarican restaurant where families go have lunch on sundays. The food is great, the beef is amazing, the platano maduros and patacones which are typical costarrican dishes are great aswell. The normal dish comes in "casado" form which is how costarrican have their food. The waitresses are always nice and there is a good... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional family restaurant. The restaurant is very nice and the service is great. Order the meat, any type you choose will be delicious. Exc place

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Thank Laura M
Crossville, Tennessee
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We have been visiting Los Anonos for years. A very nice restaurant and on the whole good food. However my T-bone this time was a bit tough but did have a good flavor. Most ordered the tender loin which they said was great. Normally the service is also great but this time it had a lot to be desired.

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Thank JackB45
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

This restaurant is one of the best restaurants in San Jose, it is a family place where the food is outstanding. We have visited this restaurant for years and the quality and flavor is well maintained over the years. We love to go there with family or for business lunch. I recommend this place.

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Thank Renan M
Escazú, Costa Rica
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

As a neighbor in San Rafael de Escazú, I constantly eat at Los Anonos and the food and service still very good (as you can see on a previous review I wrote). But I wanted to comment that yesterday that I went to have lunch, the check really insults your senses and pocket book. I sincerely consider that is RIDICULOUS... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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77 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

This restaurant is an excellent tradition in Costa Rica, open since 1960. The steaks are fantastic and so is the seafood. It is a really good location for dinner with the family, or business partners. The wood decor and soft music puts one at ease, and the service is excellent. Anonos easily competes with the myriad, recent restaurants that have... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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147 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

A great way to end my trip to Costa Rica when I was brought here by a local acquaintance. The restaurant was quiet on a Sunday night as most Costa Ricans generally spend their Sunday evenings with the family and at home. I had the pork tenderloin which was a generous portion, served with beans, plantains, French fries and vegetables.... More 

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Thank Cecil L
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162 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

The building may look fairly modern, but this restaurant had been around for decades. And there is an explanation - the food is good and the Costa Ricans keep coming back for more. This is mainly a steak house although the menu is fairly broad. The food is brought out on an old style serving waggon by waiters who seem... More 

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Thank Anna T
Escazu, Costa Rica
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015

Los Anonos has long been one of our favorites. I wouldn't go so far as to say the food is the best, but its good and its like home cookin. Don't expect big fat steaks, think more suave juicy thin steaks, which at first impression make you wonder where the rest of the cow is, but its ok in the... More 

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Kansas City
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

The food was very good. The waitress was not that great, but manages to serve us a good meal. I will go again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Costa Rican, Latin, Spanish, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Rafael de Escazu, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2228 0180

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