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Monteleone - Restaurant and Cocteleria

$$ - $$$Latin, ,
Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best Brands., Alajuela 5018-4050, Costa Rica
+506 6282 1561
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
“smoothie” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best Brands., Alajuela 5018-4050, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped by Monteleone for a late-night snack on our first night in Costa Rica (it’s not far from the Airport), and were not disappointed. Monteleone has an old-world charm to it, with dark rich hues and a comfortable setting. The owner Roland (or is...More

Thank cdub333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were stretching our legs in the vicinity of our hotel and was invited in by the waiter of this neighbourhood bar. As we were thirsty we ventured in. After conversing with the waiter and a few beers we had the ceviche which was very...More

Thank Kaptrekker
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Don Ronald is just awesome in what he does. Those have been the best cocktails I’ve had. Well balanced and well priced. The food is also good but not the highlight. The atmosphere is private and chilled.

Thank Jafeth V
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We spend 2 weeks in Alajuela every December, and Monteleone is our favorite place in downtown. The food is always good, and the beer selection is outstanding. As with most Costa Rican restaurants and bars, Manhattans are hard to come by, but other drink selections...More

1  Thank Brad O
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

After a fantastic meal elsewhere in alajuela, we came here per trip advisor recommendations. We were greeted by a very friendly, multilingual host/server/bartender who took us to our zebra print seats. He sold me on a local craft beer, which was very good and recommended...More

Thank Kerry A
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Great service, very nice people. They take excellent care of their customers! The food was super fresh and delicious and definitly worth the price and the visit. I can only recommend to have a relaxed dinner at Monteleone! I went to dinner on my own...More

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I have taken groups of tourists here several times for the fact that Ronald, the frequent server, is so wonderfully pleasant and attentive. The food is great, big portions for good prices. I will definitely keep taking groups there. He llevado varios grupos aquí por...More

Thank saltygypsy5
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was clean and the service was terrific! The food was absolutely delicious. My husband even had a fresh fruit smoothie. There is something here for vegetarians as well as meat eaters. Really enjoyed this experience.

1  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, great food and craft beer! Small place on the corner. Mother and daughter were so hospitable. Steak was tender and cooked perfectly.

Thank Ellen J
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Very very good 😊 food 🥘, but the service is just something awesome 👏!!! We've been there twice the same day, before served from the daughter and then from the father, amazing service customers, friendly and very polite!! Well done 👍 and good 😊 luck...More

Thank antonio180989
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HighCountryDiver
30 March 2015|
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Response from Shorty B | Reviewed this property |
You can probably get your hotel to call to check and make a reservation. Their facebook page says they open at 3pm. Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Cuisine
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 2 | Del parque Central de Alajuela, 200 metros al Norte., Diagonal Ambrosia, frente a Zapateria Best Brands., Alajuela 5018-4050, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela
  • Phone Number: +506 6282 1561
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