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Restaurant Trio

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€€ - €€€
Latin, Central American, Fusion
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60109, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
+506 2645 7254
23:30 - 22:00
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Napa, California
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81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

We had take out brought to our hotel. The food was pretty good. A little salty for my taste and missing that fresh and bright flavor profile I was beginning to identify in Costa Rican cuisine. It was a little cold by the time we got to it which was our fault and may have made a difference. And they... More 

Thank vlsb
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Went here based on lonely planet review, and had a wonderful meal and cocktails. The location is odd, it's behind the supermarket and you have to walk across rather tatty bit of grass. If you didn't look for it you'd be unlikely to come across it, maybe that's why we were the only people there! It's a shame, as the... More 

Thank S C
Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic meal in fact best food we have eaten in Costa Rica coconut chicken and tenderloin where amazing. Highly recommend.

Thank karen p
Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Ordered the sweet potato/carrot soup and ceviche for appetizers. Both were fresh and full of flavor. For entrees we had the coconut chicken and the fig/macadamia/sun dried tomato burger. Out of this world. Nice decor and outdoor patio, good service.

Thank mtbgrl23
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Good food! We ordered food from this place to our hotel and it was really good. Def enjoy the local casados!

Thank Thomas R
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

A nice restaurant for our group dinner but the decor is rather plain and simple. The chicken/goats cheese/fig dish that I had would have been better with half of the sauce. A bit on the expensive end. Service is slow but a nice fusion of flavours.

Thank Sandy B
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30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This is the perfect place to take a family group. There is something on the menu for everybody, and they have a kids menu. The food is okay to good and the servers are helpful and friendly.

Thank eljo2113
Mexico City, Mexico
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Nice place, modern art inspired decor, very clean. I liked the atmosphere and was very comfortable. Service was excellent. Food was very good and enjoyed a couple of good cocktails with it. It is a little on the expensive side, but I think every eatery here is. You are in a tourist hotspot, so prices will be higher and it... More 

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New York City, New York
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23 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Staff was friendly but slow (and we were one party of only three parties there). Waitress was busy on her phone. Chicken with goat cheese & figs had good flavor but was very undercooked. There's a big, noisy exhaust fan right under the deck. They had no change, so we could not leave a tip.

Thank VBCL
Madison, Wisconsin
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

The menu at Trio was interesting and fun. It was very nice for the adults in our party but the kids had more trouble finding things to eat. Over half of the parties in the restaurant had kids and it would have been nice for child sized portions to be offered of some items (hamburger, chicken).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$17
Latin, Central American, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
23:30 - 22:00
23:30 - 22:00
23:30 - 22:00
23:30 - 22:00
23:30 - 22:00
23:30 - 22:00
23:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60109, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Monteverde  >  Santa Elena
  • Phone Number: +506 2645 7254

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?