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Restaurante Plaza Espana

Del Cruce de San Antonio de Escazu, 100 Este y 50 Sur | 400 Oeste y 100 Sur de la Iglesia Catolica de San Antonio de Escazu, Escazu 10202, Costa Rica
+506 2228 1850
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Del Cruce de San Antonio de Escazu, 100 Este y 50 Sur | 400 Oeste y 100 Sur de la Iglesia Catolica de San Antonio de Escazu, Escazu 10202, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 27 April 2018

The paella was old, and the rice was crunchy, it shouldn't have been served. Some many good reviews though. I so wanted to like this place. Wish we'd have tried something different, something fresh. Our waitress was such a delight, from Venezuela. We had a...More

Thank WanderLustBoise
Reviewed 19 April 2018

My girlfriend and I chose this restaurant after some google and trip advisor searches since it is close to our hotel and we couldn't be happier. The food was absolutely excellent in taste and quality with fresh meat and vegetables, and the sangria, beer, food...More

Thank alex_vrb
Reviewed 23 March 2018

This wonderful spot, hidden away in the hills above San Jose in the small town of San Antonio was a jewel of a find... we went twice and will go again before heading north. The owner is Israeli and speaks your language, the food is...More

Thank BabsMilwaukee
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

A small place that will transport you to Spain, the food is very well done and has the perfect Spanish taste. The ambiance is unique with a beautiful view. Always has great choices of new Spanish wines. A pleasant stop

Thank Michele M
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We usually come to this place my gf and I, and we absolutely love it! This is our number 1 Spanish restaurant! We go as much as we can and never disappoints! For this time in particular, didn't take more pictures because when I remember...More

Thank Jorge A
Reviewed 15 July 2017

At Plaza Espana it's all about the food. Dishes are as authentic as you'd hope when thinking of Spanish cuisine. The menu offers a good variety of cuts and seafood based delights. The prices are surprisingly affordable, probably as a result of the bare simplicity...More

1  Thank JuanjoCruz
Reviewed 12 March 2017

After reading the reviews I was expecting great things at a mid-range price. I was disappointed to have dry chicken breast and tiny thumb nail size shrimp. No full menu printed out. We've experienced tapas restaurants like ceviche in Orlando and were astonished at the...More

1  Thank Judy G
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I cannot remember having such a delightful evening in a very long time! Visiting the Escazu area of San Jose for the first time, and wanted to try something we couldn't get in the States. Trip Advisor rated this restaurant quite highly - especially for...More

Thank LAURIE8878
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Amazing food and wonderful service! We had a wonderful meal including tapas and wine. Better than Barcelona and Madrid! Highly recommend. View from balcony was beautiful. Able to see the lights of San Jose'. Service was superb! We will be back!

Thank Belinda A
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The view from the place is beautiful, the attention is incredible. They offer very good Spanish wine at a very good price and the food is good as well. I recommend it!

1  Thank Carolina P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Del Cruce de San Antonio de Escazu, 100 Este y 50 Sur | 400 Oeste y 100 Sur de la Iglesia Catolica de San Antonio de Escazu, Escazu 10202, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2228 1850
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant with authentic Spanish cuisine, tapas and entrees, a wide selection of Spanish wines and, terrace overlooking the valley and tapas-bar very affordable prices and exclusive audience.
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