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€€ - €€€Mediterranean, Middle Eastern,
Calle 310 | En Ctro. com. Plaza Florencia, Local #20, Escazu 10203, Costa Rica
+506 2288 4737
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“shawarma” (21 reviews)
“hummus” (30 reviews)
“schnitzel” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Kosher
€€ - €€€
Calle 310 | En Ctro. com. Plaza Florencia, Local #20, Escazu 10203, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I love eating here, the food is always good and constant. The meats are great, hummus is excelente, the ample types of saladas are great. If I were to complain about one this is the difficulty in arriving because of traffic, that would be it....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have been here twice now and was not disappointed either time. Excellent food full of flavor. The service was great. Indoor and outdoor seating. Not a "beautiful" restaurant but a very nice vibe.

Thank dr917
Reviewed 24 June 2017

When you move to a new city, you think,"I'm gonna miss our favorite spot for lunch." Well, I found my new favorite spot! Fresh, delishious and great service. Falafel plate was filling and delish. Pita's are light and homemade. Had an iced coffee to finish....More

Thank danielleadair074
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Well...tired of saying so many times wow...just wow..if I wasn't hearing Spanish I would be sure I am in israel.. The good is great..presentation greater..service is just humble and perfect.. excellent falafel..humus.shawarma and so many more..no more worfs..jusr keep up the good job

Thank david a
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant because the one across from it was closed. We Love Ethnic Food so this was a great find anyway. The food & service were terrific. The tzatziki was very runny & I'm used to the thick strained yogurt kind, so I...More

Thank NYE2015
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Found this place on TripAdvisor and had to try it. The meat , hummus and pita bread were amazing. Good outdoor sitting area and service. Crazy to find middle eastern food in Escazu Costa Rica to begin with and the quality just blew me away.

Thank Kamb60
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Grate taste for a fare price, fresh and tasty. The customer service was really good and helpful. Free parking space.

Thank Tati E
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Had Lunch at Sisso. Great fresh salad bar that became the basis of the shish-kebab. Service was attentive. Menu only in Spanish but they spoke a little English to be able to explain the dishes on the menu. The Hummus was the best I have...More

Thank Stinalr
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. One of the best falafel ever. Try the natural drinks too. Also the pita are perfect. Very good

Thank David G
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Sisso is our favorite Mediterranean place in the area and is especially suited for lunch. There's both indoor and outdoor seating and the service is really good. The falafel is top notch and the homemade pita and laffa breads are always fresh. The salad bar...More

Thank Jyl R
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
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11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 310 | En Ctro. com. Plaza Florencia, Local #20, Escazu 10203, Costa Rica (Formerly Sisso - Sabores de Jerusalem)
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2288 4737
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We Love To Serve, We Have The Passion Of The - Kitchen Art. We Looking To Do It Better Always, The Original Taste Of Jerusalem In Costa Rica. Clean And Safety Place. Parking And Security, A Lot Of Sun Light, Very Easy To Get Here. Great Music, Great Food, Great Wines Beers And Cocktails. Our Turkish Cafe Is Part Of Our Passion. We Are Doing Our Own Best Pastry. The Best Pita Bread In All De Americas. You Are More Then Welcome 7 days a week. You Are The Must Important Part Of Our Mission!!!
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