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Kiantis

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Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
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San Jose Metro, San Antonio De Belen 40701, Costa Rica
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San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I have at least 9 years, visiting once a month this lovely place, and both the food and service are still the same quality. Excellence in everything is the phrase that define them. Fully recommended.

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Thank Juan Diego B
San José, San Jose, Costa Rica
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

When I arrive here in Costa Rica over 20 years ago a friend introduced me to Kiantis. Today it remains one of my favorites with good food and pretty good service and prices. If you want a bit of the local scene the restaurant is across the street from a football/soccer field which seems to always be busy and entertaining.

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Thank Duncan H
Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend kiantis bar / restaurant for any occasion !! Food is very good , place it relax and nice , good prices ! It's the percent place of you just want to eat/drink something and talk !

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Thank Raquel B
Streamwood, Illinois
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63 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

I ate there for dinner after work one evening. It's a very short taxi ride from the Marriott San Jose. The Corvina Kianti's (Sea Bass in a white wine cream sauce) was delicious.

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Thank LotusExplorerTravel
Satellite Beach, Florida
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Moderate prices, good atmosphere and close to our hotel! Excellent sea food dishes and desserts. 4 of us went and everyone enjoyed their meal.

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Thank WesInFlorida
Heredia, Costa Rica
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

I wanted to invite my family to eat somewhere quiet and peaceful, with good space between tables. It was a good meal, peaceful as I expected. It is a bit on the expensive side, but I still recommend it.

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Thank Jose C
San Antonio De Belen, Costa Rica
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015

I have eaten here many times, never has food been anything short that great!! You have a lot of choices and they are all good!!! Great People

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Thank monli5
Tampa, Florida
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211 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2015

Incredible Food! This place was recommended by our concierge at the Marriott and we were so happy that we took her advice. We had the shrimp ceviche which was probably the best ceviche that we had in Cost Rica b/c it was all shrimp. But they should provide more fried tostones. We also had the Kianti's rice which was rice... More 

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Thank DCtoTB
Heredia, Costa Rica
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74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

I have been here a few times for lunch with a friend of mine. I normally get the fried fish platter with french fries and a salad. It is a bit skimpy as far as the portion is concerned but the food has always been tasty.

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Thank Chris B
San Joaquin, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2014

Last Sunday night I sent some clients there for dinner as they said they wanted to go to a local place with good food and service. I even called ahead to find out what time their kitchen closed which was at 8:30pm. They left Cariari area about 6:45pm for a $10 taxi ride ($20 round trip) to enjoy a lovely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American, Central American, Costa Rican
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Jose Metro, San Antonio De Belen 40701, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Heredia  >  San Antonio De Belen
Description
Outstanding restaurant 15 mintues from Allejuah Costa Rica (San Jose Metro). Talked about in Marriott San Jose Forum.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?