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Pimento

Hotel InterContinental | in fron of Multiplaza Shoping Center , San Jose, Escazu 11856-1000, Costa Rica
+506 2208 2146
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“risotto” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
Hotel InterContinental | in fron of Multiplaza Shoping Center , San Jose, Escazu 11856-1000, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal at Pimento. The food was absolutely delicious and our waiter Nelson was lovely and very helpful. We would definitely come back again.

Thank annieeveleigh
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear client, We´re glad that you enjoyed the food and the service of Pimento. Thanks for sharing your comments, your opinion it´s very important for us. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had the calamari and risotto (with salsiccia) and both were really good. The wine selection was also very good - we enjoyed a Chilean Carmenere. What was absolutely outstanding also was the service: Our server, Nelson, was fabulous, providing just the right amount of...More

Thank RolandMichelitsch
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rolland, We´re glad that you enjoyed the food and the service of Pimento. Thanks for sharing your comments, your opinion it´s very important for us. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Just had a wonderful meal at Pimento. Ask for Nelson, he is a great waiter, very attentive and knowledgeable. Fettuccine with shrimp was superb! Wine selection was equally impressive and Nelson helped me select a very nice wine to pair.

Thank Venture174659
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear client, We´re glad that you enjoyed the food and the service of Pimento. Thanks for sharing your comments, your opinion it´s very important for us. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

Reviewed 2 September 2018

My colleagues and I spent two consecutive evenings in this restaurant and loved it on both occasions. The atmosphere is relaxed, the service is friendly - (Hi William) - and the food is excellent. We also found some interesting wines to try from around the...More

Thank johnspeterh
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear client, Thanks for sharing your comments, your opinion it´s very important for us. We´re glad that you enjoyed the food and the service of Pimento. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

Reviewed 28 August 2018

After a long day/night of travel, nothing satisfies like Italian food. While this may not be authentic Italian nor the best we've ever eaten, it never fails to disappoint. The lasagne is great comfort food.

Thank Ruffwriter
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear client, We´re glad that you enjoyed the food of Pimento. Thanks for sharing your comments, your opinion it´s very important for us. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

Reviewed 19 August 2018

Pimento is one of three speciality restaurants in the Real Intercontinental Hotel in San José Costa Rica and well worth a visit even if you are not staying at the hotel. They have a wide range of Italian dishes, antipasto, pasta and main courses of...More

Thank robert_bos53
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Dear Robert, We´re glad that you enjoyed the food and the service of Pimento. Thanks for sharing your comments, your opinion it´s very important for us. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Loved the food but will return for the service. Went in on a busy day with 4 children and Ericka our server was kind, attentive and diligent. Delicious!

Thank Melissa M
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Dear Melissa, We´re glad that you enjoyed the food and the service of Pimento. Thanks for sharing your comments. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The food at Pimento was very good! The staffers had a genuine appreciation for the customers. My server was Nelson, he was engaging, friendly, and just awesome! Will definitely come back :-)

Thank cynthiaokit
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear client, We´re glad that you enjoyed the food and the service of Pimento. Thanks for sharing your comments, your opinion it´s very important for us. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

Reviewed 26 July 2018

This restaurant had a good variety of food options. Each was well prepared, nicely served and delicious. We even found that the desserts were more to our taste rather than too sweet as others had been.

Thank tweedybird26
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear client, We´re glad that you enjoyed the food of Pimento. Thanks for sharing your comments, your opinion it´s very important for us. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Went there with my wife and daughter to try a new place. Loved the place, the food, service. Pretty much everything you would expect from a restaurant at the intercontinental. Highly recommended

Thank tizocs2016
Ricardo M, Gerente at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Dear client, We´re glad that you enjoyed the food and the service of Pimento. Thanks for sharing your comments, your opinion it´s very important for us. Hope your visit as soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez, General Manager.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Valet Parking
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:59 - 18:00
Monday
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:59 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:59 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel InterContinental | in fron of Multiplaza Shoping Center , San Jose, Escazu 11856-1000, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2208 2146
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy incredible Italian gastronomy and wonderful wines at Pimento. Dine in a cosy Italian style atmosphere accented by wood floors and a brick grotto ceiling. The traditional Italian menu offers a variety of fresh homemade pastas, risottos, fresh seafood, and a great selection of antipasti, soups, and mouth watering desserts.
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