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Tenedor Argentino

Costado sur del Teatro Nacional, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
+506 2221 5152
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“empanadas” (29 reviews)
“steak” (46 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Costado sur del Teatro Nacional, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

The steak here is unbelievable! I rarely finish meals at restaurants but could not leave any of this behind. From roasted veggies in the side salad, to the sauce on the potatoes, to the steak itself, all was divine. My partner got the burger and...More

Thank 2017_Naomi
Julian S, Gerente at Tenedor Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks very much guys for this review, it was a plasure to serve you. We wish to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I recently got several types of the Argentinian Empanadas (to go) from this place, and they were all wonderful. We had the potato, ham and cheese, chicken and caprese. The cashier was very friendly and spoke good English. The prices were also reasonable. The best...More

Thank Nicoyaforever
Julian S, Gerente at Tenedor Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks very much for this review, i remember you and I can say that was my pleasure to had you as a costumer. Im so glad knowing that all your family enojyed the empanadas. Best wishes for you guys. See you soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago

It's noisy and crowded. And it's not bad, it has its own special atmosphere. People eat tasty food and share their emotions. It's great. We seemed to be in the thick of events! Of course, this type of restaurant is not always suitable for visiting....More

Thank Helga G
Julian S, Gerente at Tenedor Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks very much for this review, we want to apoligize if the music was to loud, normally we try to keep it in a normal volume. We wish too see you again and inprove this review. Best wishes

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Teatro Nacional (National Theatre) could be considered the heart of San José, and Tenedor Argentino offers a balcony dining experience with views of this architectural gem. Even if you are on a budget or not a big meat eater, endulge in a couple of...More

Thank lilgrexicano
Julian S, Gerente at Tenedor Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks very much for your review. We feel very proud serving new costumers every day, and knowing that they left our restaurant smilling. Wishing to see you again.!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent - my husband ordered the loin steak with a goat cheese based sauce and I got the chorizo sandwich. Both meals were amazing but especially the steak!!! The staff (our waiter was Jorge) was really friendly and helped us pick our...More

Thank Christen S
Julian S, Gerente at Tenedor Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the time you spent writing this amazing review. We feel very proud knowing that both of you could enjoy the meal with us. It was a pleasure had you as a costumer. Best wishes and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere in the restaurant is great, the waiters (our waiter was Andres) are very friendly, considerate and capable and the food is excellent! They also serve very good wine. Is was a perfect evening for us =) Thanks!

Thank 270dtb
Julian S, Gerente at Tenedor Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much for your review. It is always a plesure serve new costumers every day. We hope see u again very soon.!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our hotel recommended this place. I am vegetarian and my partner eats meat. Both of our dinners were amazing. Would go back.

Thank amazonElyse
Julian S, Gerente at Tenedor Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much for your review. It was a pleasure for us have you as a costumer. We wish to see you soon..!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

shared a 'cuatro cortes' and a bottle of Malbec after the symphony - very good food, good service, reasonable prices and a fun atmosphere - we'll be back!

Thank CharlesinCostaRica
Julian S, Gerente at Tenedor Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much for your review. We hope to see you again very soon.!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are traveling with a couple we are good friends with, and decided to have dinner here before flying home the next day. Andres, our waiter gave the BEST recommendations for food and wine. He was very kind funny and welcoming. Everyone...More

Thank dannjay2018
Julian S, Gerente at Tenedor Argentino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to serve you sir. Thanks very much for this amazing review. We hope to see u again very soon!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location in downtown. Andres is a great waiter. Decoration is lovely, specially Mafalda's table mat. Rogel's desert is delicious!

Thank Claudia G
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1MARTYN2
2 February 2018|
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Response from Jorge S | Property representative |
Hola buenas tardes. Puede reservar cuando gustes.
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Charlottepring
28 October 2017|
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Response from Jorge S | Property representative |
Buenas tardes. Si aceptamos.
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rhyme1
24 December 2016|
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Response from JMBV | Reviewed this property |
I did not eat fish, not to many options It is an argentinan resto, full of meat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costado sur del Teatro Nacional, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2221 5152
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Description
Argentine food in a lovely place in the heart of San José. We work hard to make our costumer the best meal in San Jose. Just walk in and you will not regret. We wish to see you!
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