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Restaurant Beirut

| Sabana Norte, frente a la Casa España, contiguo al Apartotel La Sabana, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2296 9622
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible38%
3 Jun 2017
“Unfair business practice”
28 Mar 2017
“Feeling stung.”
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern
€€ - €€€
| Sabana Norte, frente a la Casa España, contiguo al Apartotel La Sabana, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Toni the owner is a scam artist He charged me 21,500 colones for an appetizer that was not on the menu. A few small dishes of humous, tabouli, and labne. I will never go back and will tell my friends to never go. Not fair...More

Thank Joel G
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I thought the food was good, although my dinner companion was less than impressed. In any case, the owner pushed his "specials" which weren't listed on the menu. If you order any of these without asking the price, you will be in for a rude...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Restaurante Beirut was near our hotel and since some of us were vegetarians we decided to stop in. Perfect decision! The owner was there, and he recommended the combination appetizer and we got sucked in. Try the spicy sauce! Even us spicy lovers had to...More

Thank Brett A
Reviewed 16 March 2017

When you walk in the door you should hear the gunshots, smell the gunpowder and realize there are IED's going off all around you. The potbellied owner will approach you and that's when his suicide vest explodes. He insisted on a $40.00 appetizer not fit...More

Thank idrules
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The owner is so friendly but has an ulterior motive, if you listen to him you will have one of the most expensive meals in Costa Rica. He tells you how the lamb has been slow cooked for for ages & how wonderful it is...More

Thank Ozmonoughts
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Do not go to this restaurant if you want good value for your money. Average food in small portions as well as a very pushy owner. 3 beers/1 lamb dish/1 small plate of cold mezzes and 2 tiny pieces of baklava. Total bill came to...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The owner will offer something that is not in the menu and will charge a crazy amount for it. The food is not good and is very expensive.

Thank Natalia G
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Food was good really enjoyed the food. Owner was very friendly and told us all about the food etc. Our big mistake was not reading the menu. We told him we were vegetarian and he suggested a meal, which sounded delicious. Ate the whole meal...More

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I'm sorry I didn't read the reviews before we went. The food was nice, mix starters and falafel wraps for main with beers came to €100 :O

Thank Dafna T
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Price was outrageous. almost 13,000 colones $26 for a small basic lunch sampler plate and a can of coke no ice. The food was ok the flatbread was hard and stale . The lamb meat pie thing was dry and hard. I would not recommend...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Sabana Norte, frente a la Casa España, contiguo al Apartotel La Sabana, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2296 9622
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