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Monteleone - Restaurant and Cocteleria

€€ - €€€Latin, ,
Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best Brands., Alajuela 5018-4050, Costa Rica
+506 6282 1561
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sea bass” (6 reviews)
“casado” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best Brands., Alajuela 5018-4050, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On my first night in Costa Rica, I went to this place because it was close to my hotel. I just had a glass of wine and that was it. I liked its calm ambience, soft lighting....but I was determined to try other places over...More

Thank planestrainsandaut2s
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

On a quick overnight stay in Alajuela, we found Monteleone. Ronald was great, food/drinks delicious.

Thank joshb0329
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Have been here a few times and always feel welcomed. Ronald was our waiter each time. Always has great suggestions. Steak is a rarity here in Costa Rica, so this place is a treat. Great cocktails, especially the Mojito, and craft beers as well. The...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We attempted to eat dinner at another restaurant but they rudely informed us they could not find us a table. We looked on trip advisor and happily found Monteleone! Don Ronald is just the epitome of customer service, taking pride in his service and his...More

Thank seesterdelmundo
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We stopped by Monteleone for a late-night snack on our first night in Costa Rica (it’s not far from the Airport), and were not disappointed. Monteleone has an old-world charm to it, with dark rich hues and a comfortable setting. The owner Roland (or is...More

Thank cdub333
Reviewed 20 January 2018

We were stretching our legs in the vicinity of our hotel and was invited in by the waiter of this neighbourhood bar. As we were thirsty we ventured in. After conversing with the waiter and a few beers we had the ceviche which was very...More

Thank Kaptrekker
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Don Ronald is just awesome in what he does. Those have been the best cocktails I’ve had. Well balanced and well priced. The food is also good but not the highlight. The atmosphere is private and chilled.

Thank Jafeth V
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We spend 2 weeks in Alajuela every December, and Monteleone is our favorite place in downtown. The food is always good, and the beer selection is outstanding. As with most Costa Rican restaurants and bars, Manhattans are hard to come by, but other drink selections...More

1  Thank Brad O
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

After a fantastic meal elsewhere in alajuela, we came here per trip advisor recommendations. We were greeted by a very friendly, multilingual host/server/bartender who took us to our zebra print seats. He sold me on a local craft beer, which was very good and recommended...More

Thank Kerry A
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Great service, very nice people. They take excellent care of their customers! The food was super fresh and delicious and definitly worth the price and the visit. I can only recommend to have a relaxed dinner at Monteleone! I went to dinner on my own...More

Thank Marc M
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HighCountryDiver
30 March 2015|
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Response from Shorty B | Reviewed this property |
You can probably get your hotel to call to check and make a reservation. Their facebook page says they open at 3pm. Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Cuisine
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best Brands., Alajuela 5018-4050, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela
  • Phone Number: +506 6282 1561
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