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Restaurante Nuestra Tierra

) #71 of 572 Restaurants in San Jose €€ - €€€ Latin, ,
Calle 15 | Frente de la Plaza de la Democracia, San Jose, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good30%
  • Average24%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
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“fish ceviche” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (19 reviews)
“tortillas” (7 reviews)
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Latin, Central American, Costa Rican
€€ - €€€
Calle 15 | Frente de la Plaza de la Democracia, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spend 2 hours sitting here people watching and ordering based on the waiters suggestions. The food portions were large but yummy.

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They make good 'Casados' and 'Olla de Carne' soup. Their coffee is freshly poured in a 'Chorreador' . Excellent coffee! Very friendly and efficient service ! Nice spot to rest from visiting San Jose.

Thank Federico G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to eat here originally because it has fabulous decor: very touristy, but we like that. The service could not have been better, our waiter suggested delicious local dishes to us, and we finished the meal with a coffee that was served with splendor....More

Thank Terri H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Nuestra Tierra restaurant serves local Costa Rican fare which is served inside the restaurant which is chock full of artisan products from Costa Rica. It makes for a very joyous atmosphere. They also have a variety of locally brewed craft beers. Prices for the...More

Thank elchavo315
Reviewed 18 June 2017

It was extremely hot in the restaurant and the tables are squeezed tightly together. I had the Nuestra Tierra Salad that was very good. My daughter ordr d the Sopa de Pollo. The bowl of soup was bigger then her head! These portions were quite...More

Thank April F
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This place was just right, it has a fun decor and the food was pretty good. My son has already told me he would like to come back the next we visit.

Thank Yanetsi A
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Visited this restaurant after spending time at the national museum which is located across the street. The food and beer was great. Casual atmosphere will a lot of locals and tourists.

Thank djhenryhall
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I had some good tortillas for a fair price and a mango lemonade... nothing to complain. The personal was nice and the restaurant charming. It seems to get quite full during lunch time...

Thank Blue C
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This restaurant is across the street from the National Museum. Food was excellent, ambient very nice.

Thank Edgar R
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Typical Costa Rican fair done well. Not great, not the best but done well. What this restaurant did have over others is that it is conveniently located across from the Costa Rican National Museum, the Jade Museum and National Artisans Market. Also down the hill...More

Thank Porfirio A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 00:00
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06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 15 | Frente de la Plaza de la Democracia, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: 258-6500
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