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Calle 310 | En Ctro. com. Plaza Florencia, Local #20, Escazu 10203, Costa Rica (Formerly Sisso - Sabores de Jerusalem)
+506 2288 4737
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I truly enjoy this place, specially when it is empty. The service is great, the food is fingerlicking good and the ambiance is pleasant. For the price that you are paying, this place gets 2 thumbs way up and I will always come here when I need a quick bite!!

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Thank bfpcr
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excelente humus..fresh salads..falafel that taste like the Mediterranean..in short..the perfect location to get a taste of Jerusalem and the middle east...owner..roei sisso is a gentleman..do polite and happy to please every gastronomic question and taste.. Keep up the good work..

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Thank david a
San Jose, Costa Rica
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Owners are present most of the time. We like the boutique style service. Breakfast is also good. Prices are good.

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Thank George B
Caracas, Venezuela
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Great surprise if you like food from the middle east. Good service and very tasty food and quick. Their prices are also very reasonable

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Thank billzobel
Delray Beach, Florida
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We've been coming to Sisso for a few years. I love the falafel plate,probably the best falafel. My husband loves the Schwarma.he always orders it. Their hummus is quite good too.I love their french fries too. They have alot of salads, tabuli is really good.I can even take my little dog and sit outside to eat. Service is o.k.If you... More 

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Thank delray222
San Luis Obispo
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We are regulars here been at least 12 times and we usually get the Chicken Schwarma plate. We love the variety of salads that you can choose from and the 2 hot sauces that you can get. The seasoning on the chicken schwarma is very flavorful. I ask to get the pita bread they give us toasted and use it... More 

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Thank kjavitz
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Best pita so far in CR, the serving size is a bit large but well no complains there. The value is outstanding the quality quite high.

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Thank Max L
San Jose, Costa Rica
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

if you want try a israeli food definitly i high reccomended this place humus falafel and more...a combo its fantastic and so big that you can not finish its so much jaja

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Thank scchacon84
Johannesburg, South Africa
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Excellent service, middle eastern Fare. Specializing in Shwarmas, Hummus dishes, Salads and Pastas. Enjoyed the generous portion of Chicken Kebab and salads, Hummous with shish Kebab and Pita. everything was delicious and staff was very attentive. Generous portions and attitude.

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Thank GaryCowan
San Jose, Costa Rica
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79 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for healthy food with nice flavor, this restaurant may be your best option in Escazu. Buen Provecho!!

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Thank TatianaRodriguez

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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