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Pimento

Hotel InterContinental | in fron of Multiplaza Shoping Center , San Jose, Escazu 11856-1000, Costa Rica
+506 2208 2146
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ravioli” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:59 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Hotel InterContinental | in fron of Multiplaza Shoping Center , San Jose, Escazu 11856-1000, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at Pimento is excellent, I have tried many of the Italian restaurants in San Jose and I can that this is one of the best ones. Besides the good food, the service is really great, especially the waiter Walter, his service was excellent,...More

Thank Priscila P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Pimento today for my birthday and everything was amazingly wonderful and delicious our waiter Walter has amazing customer service skills and made us feel wonderfully and because of people like Walter this restaurant is more amazing than what it is!!!! Thank you!!!

Thank beremateo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed one night and had dinner at Pimentos. The food was okay, but frankly a little lackluster. The service was excellent.More

Thank Courtney E
Ricardo M, General Manager at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Courtney E, Thank you very much for sharing your comments with us. We feel very happy knowing we enjoyed with visit, specially for the service given during during your visit. It was a pleasure to serve you, we hope we can do it again...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We spent only 4 days at the Intercontinental hotel in San Jose, and we loved Pimento so much that we chose to dine there several times. Everything we tried was amazing! The seafood soup, ravioli, spaghetti, lasagna, grilled octopus, etc.... And the best part was...More

1  Thank CCmedi
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We are absolute fans of the Intercontinental Escazu and normally choose to dine at the Factory or The Market. On our previous trip we took the suggestion from our friends at the Factory and tried Pimento. We enjoyed the appetizers and both dishes we chose...More

Thank Chrisi H
Ricardo M, General Manager at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Christen B, Thank you for visiting us. We feel very happy knowing your first visit to Pimento was a success. Thank you for acknowledging Jason's and Alonso's work, we feel very lucky to have them on our team. For us it is always a...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The meal, service and attention we received was exceptional. We met the Chef and he was delightful and so ready to explain what we were eating and how it was prepared. The best Italian.More

Thank georgemaynard3
Ricardo M, General Manager at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Dear georgemaynard3, Thank you very much for sharing your last experience in our restaurant, we feel delighted knowing you had a great time and enjoyed your meal. As you mention our chef Giulio, is always ready to explain and make sure our guests make the...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Very delicious Lasagna. The service is great as so does the food. We made reservation nd had all ready for us. Wine selection is broad.

Thank Patricia B
Ricardo M, Director General at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Estimada Patricia B, Thank you very much for sharing your last experience with us, we feel delighted knowing you enjoyed your experience in our restaurant. Thank you for choosing us, we hope you come visit us again very soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez General Manager

Reviewed 12 July 2017

I tend never to go to Italian places outside of Italy, having been consistently disappointed over time. This place was a nice surprise, as it managed to deliver a reasonably good resemblance of Italian cousine, without faking it too much. You can find, for example,...More

Thank EnzoCapone
Ricardo M, Director General at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Dear EnzoCapone, Thank you very much for sharing your last visit to our restaurant Pimento. We feel very happy to hear we did meet your expectations, our chef Giulio originally from Venice has created a new menu where the tradicional italian cuisine is reflected. We...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Food was great and our waiter, Alonso, was always making sure everything was up to our standards. All around great environment and experience, would highly recommend.More

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Ricardo M, General Manager at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Dear client, Thank you very much for sharing your last experience with us, we feel delighted knowing we did fulfill all your expectations and made sure you enjoyed your meal with us. We hope you come visit us very soon. Best regards, Ricardo Menendez General...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We came here as part of a group tour (Caravan) for a buffet. We arrived several minutes before our designated time and tables for our group were ready and the buffet was set up with servers ready for us. We were a party of 6...More

Thank Lindsay M
Ricardo M, General Manager at Pimento, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Dear Lindsay M, Thank you very much for sharing your experience in our restaurant. We feel delighted knowing you had a great time with us and did fulfill all your expectations. Thank you for giving us such a high mark on your review. We really...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:59 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:59 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:59 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel InterContinental | in fron of Multiplaza Shoping Center , San Jose, Escazu 11856-1000, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2208 2146
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy incredible Italian gastronomy and wonderful wines at Pimento. Dine in a cosy Italian style atmosphere accented by wood floors and a brick grotto ceiling. The traditional Italian menu offers a variety of fresh homemade pastas, risottos, fresh seafood, and a great selection of antipasti, soups, and mouth watering desserts.
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