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Restaurant La Bastille

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
French, Swiss, European
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews pate fondue goulash seafood an excellent host swiss owner wine based our favorite restaurant never disappoints costa rica daily specials last night main course tommy chef grappa oasis
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

I have lived here for six years in Samara. I was just SO waiting to go back here, only to find an abandeoned building. I have loved this place but now gone. Sad, very very sad.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank robs1964
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

If I was Jesus and given the choice to choose my last super before I die I would choose Tommys. This place always amazes me. Get the french onion soup and the goulash or stroganoff. Tommy and staff are equally delightful as well and he...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank d0ublev
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We loved our experience at La Bastille so much we went for dinner twice in a row (and we only had two nights in San Jose). We loved every dish (the pate, the mushroom soup, the fondue, cheese board, snails and the parrot fish). Every...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank M6754LMemmag
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Always a great experience for me and family. Daughter loves this place and tommy. Always has something special and never disappoints.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank d0ublev
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We tried the rather famous pate and the French Onion Soup. Both wee wonderful. We had the Chateau Breaund. It was perfectly prepared at the table side and the owner chef paired a wonderful wine with the meal. We had fresh pressed coffee and dessert...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank James T
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018. Pig Jowl Goulash. So incredibly good, it should not just be a "special". As I said to Thomy, I have never had anything but a good meal (at the least), with some being exquisite, but the Goulash was beyond those other...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Colin C
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We have been dining at Tommy's European restaurant for almost 4 years. We make a point to visit every time we pass through San Jose. The food is great, the menu is varied, and the Swiss owner-host, Tommy, is an enjoyable character with plenty of...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank blairhankins33
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Tommy always amazes me with his creations and delicious food. Treats you like a long lost friend and more like you are a guest at his own house. Servers are attentive and friendly.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank d0ublev
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We called in here on Black Friday evening as it was close to our hotel and we saw that the reviews were very good. Fortunately the restaurant was open in the evening as it was Black Friday as it normally only opens during the day....More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Belfastguy
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

For my last night in San José, on November 30th, I went to La Bastille for dinner and it did not disappoint. I chose one of Chef Thomy's daily specials - Osso Bucco and it was wonderful. A pleasant surprise was a starter of three...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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