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La Querencia

Centro Comercial Paco | Local 3, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
+506 2289 5955
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“empanadas” (10 reviews)
“ravioli” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:30All hours
Italian, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Centro Comercial Paco | Local 3, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, our server was super nice, go out of their way to make sure you're taken care of, and I really appreciate that. He tried his best to converse in English because we spoke no Spanish. I have loved everything I've tried. Must...More

Thank Stroll2Eat
Carlos_Passuello, Propietario at La Querencia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thanks a lot we appreciate a lot your comments we will wait you soon Blessings

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Service was very nice and attentive. I had a hard time finding any dishes that were gluten and dairy free. Ended up getting a tenderloin steak that was fairly well prepared. Sides were fine. My wife got a ravioli meal and loved it! (mushroom ravioli)....More

Thank BorysP
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We went and bought some empanadas and media lunas. Had them for lunch and snack. Nice Argentinian delights and would definitely recommend it!

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Always in search of authentic eats while traveling, La Querencia doesn't disappoint! I discovered this little gem a few years ago while seeking the most amazing empanadas and boy did I find them, amongst MANY other tasty items. From comfort dishes, to meats, to the...More

Thank MrsClanton
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Stoped by coincidence at La Querencia and it was a great surprise. Argentine style restaurant with a great taste, lovely service and good value. The Papaya shake with honey it's delicious and the portions are huge for the price.

Thank Roberto B
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We went early on a week night so there were only a few other diners, but the service was very friendly and the food was amazing. He brought complimentary empenadas that were delicious. Meat was very tender and vegetable sides were great. Can't want to...More

Thank Miranda B
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went for lunch on a Rainy Saturday, food was good. Definitely try the empanadas, will go back to try the Raviolis which are made on site!

Thank GraceG0608
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We all ordered diferente plates of food and all were great ! Choripan, milanesa napolitana, Spaquetti, media lunas, empanadas caprese !!! Excelent

Thank Carolina T
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We had great time and enjoyed the food a lot! The pizza and the musroom ravioli were delitious, just as the rest of the food! Need to add the warm and perfect service we got from Jessica & Sebastian, they were so nice! In addition,...More

Thank Aharondav
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Love the place, food and service are great. Frequently visit for breakfast and lunch. Highly recommended.

Thank chickenduck666
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Comercial Paco | Local 3, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2289 5955
  • E-mail
Argentinian Artisan Restaurant - Breakfast and Restaurant - Retail shop
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