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Restaurante Grano de Oro

Calle 30, Avenida 2 y 4 | #251, San Jose 10107, Costa Rica
+506 2255 3322
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, Latin, European, Costa Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle 30, Avenida 2 y 4 | #251, San Jose 10107, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed the quiet ambiance and beautiful decor. The beef tenderloin was perfectly prepared and served.

Thank nicolette c
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My friends and I dined at the restaurant tonight... beautiful Victorian mansion. Bartender was friendly and gracious but Hugo, our waiter, was rude to the point he ruined our enjoyable evening. The food was very good- vegetarian options were amazing! I spoke to the manager...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went during a late lunch time just before dinner and it was delicious. The space was also beautiful and the staff was very friendly. I would recommend the dinner menu over lunch but both have delicious options.

Thank traceywayne2002
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here while staying at the hotel. The service was prompt and friendly; the restaurant is lovely to look at, like the rest of the hotel, with an opulent atmosphere that makes you feel a bit like royalty. The menu was fairly extensive,...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most delicious food, coffee and juice! Lovely, quiet courtyard in San Jose. Rooms were quiet and well appointed.

Thank CaliAnnie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a couple of dinner there and a breakfast. Service is excellent but the food could be better. It is very good but not excellent.

Thank Nitsanw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at here at the beginning and end of our trip to Costa Rica. The food was a great way to start and end our meals in Costa Rica.

Thank Erin R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful restaurant, great service, knowledgeable stuff, great selection of wines and variety of dishes. I particularly liked that they had a kids menu that didn't consist of jut fingers and fries! It's pricey but it's definitely worth a visit. We were celebrating our daughter's 11th...More

Thank Julia Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If ever you wish to experience service by knowledgeable and gracious wait staff, dine here. The staff are professional but not without charm. Food is delicious as well with a well-rounded menu.

Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located inside Hotel Grano De Oro. Restaurant welcomes patrons who do not stay in the hotel. Restaurant design is bound to impress customers. Quality of food, food presentation and service matches expectation. English menu available. Staff can speak fluent English. Good customer service. cc accepted....More

Thank Terrence S
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Questions & Answers
15 March 2018|
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Response from EdyBrunner | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open on Sundays best is to make reservations before going to the place. Prices are in cólones and dollars. It’s worth it the place and food are very nice!!
13 December 2017|
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Response from Fernando H | Reviewed this property |
Costa Rica is a very informal place. He will not need a jacket but I would not go there in shorts during dinner. But otherwise no one will bother you if you wear jeans or other informal wear.
17 May 2017|
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Response from Evelyn A | Reviewed this property |
Yes! They have the menu on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 30, Avenida 2 y 4 | #251, San Jose 10107, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2255 3322
  • E-mail
Restaurant Grano de Oro merges Costa Rican tropical with European cuisine under the expertise of our French chef Francis Canal. Once a simple cafe, this restaurant has evolved into one of San Jose’s finest dining establishments, frequented by locals and tourists alike.Specialty cocktails, classically presented dishes and delicious desserts are served in the charming ambiance of a magnificent period home with an elegant inner courtyard. The bilingual wait staff provides professional and friendly service. Service is offered throughout the day from 7 am to 10 pm. Restaurant, patio and bar are non-smoking
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