We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Barrio La California, detras del cine Magaly. 25 metros al oeste, junto al parqueo publico Alma Roca. | Junto al parqueo Alma Roca, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2257 6616
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“tartlet” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Barrio La California, detras del cine Magaly. 25 metros al oeste, junto al parqueo publico Alma Roca. | Junto al parqueo Alma Roca, San Jose, Costa Rica
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (237)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Exceptional pasta dishes. Large, fresh salads. Prompt, professional service with friendly wait staff.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Great lunch , Great service , great price / value , highly recomend the pasta altough my wife ordered a salad of peras y nueces

Thank roberto g
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The pizza here was the best we have ever had! it was large enough to last for 2 days and it tasted just as good the second day. We were here with a group of 14 people and everyone's food was cooked and presented to...More

Thank Ann A
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I decided to treat my girlfriend with a romantic dinner. Looked up here and found this place. It is a very nice restaurant cozy and in a very nice neighborhood. We had a salmon prosciutto por entree. I had risotto limoncello which was very good...More

Thank MaxAres
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I recently dined at Limoncello with friends on two occasions in the past month. Both times were exceptional... the food was generous portions, delicious, and elegantly presented. I personally enjoyed a jumbo shrimp alfredo... and the shrimp was succulent - perfectly cooked in an entree...More

Thank jeans138
Reviewed 10 February 2017

after a very long travel day, came to this wonderful Italian restaurant. The restaurant is quiet and wonderful. Menu is expansive with a good wine selection.Staff is attentive, service is excellent. I had a mushroom risotto, which was the perfect comfort food for a weary...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 17 January 2017

In here, you get the real deal, the ingredients used are real high quality, the food preparation you can tell was done by a Chef that knows his/her menu and how to properly prepare it and most importantly, you don't feel that you are overpaying...More

Thank Marco M
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This place was 4 stars until the Volcano de Chocolate. Put it to 5. Best Calamari Frito ever. Like butter. Spaghetti carbonara good. The volcano de Chocolate. OMG 😲

Thank jbjjohnson1
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

After three weeks Costa Rica, this is for me the best. We had two times one antipasta shared by two, each a maincourse and a bottle of wine for 50 EUR. A warm hearted headwaiter senor Luiz, a kitchen staff that prepared with love healthy...More

Thank bbb05
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Delicious food in nice fusion stile combining Italian and local style and food. Special recommendation: the octopus Carpaccio. Spectacular desserts. Fast and very courteous service.

Thank b0rnt0relax
Nearby Restaurants
157 reviews
.38 km away
Pizza Oliva
46 reviews
.32 km away
Restaurante Kalu
253 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Jade Museum
874 reviews
.70 km away
National Museum (Museo Nacional)
978 reviews
.47 km away
Mercado Nacional de Artesanias
459 reviews
.57 km away
Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo
252 reviews
.38 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
10 May 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from eakj45 | Reviewed this property |
I've dined there half a dozen times and never needed a reservation, however, if you are going at a peak time, it might be a good idea. I've always had my server call a cab - no problem.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:45 - 10:30
11:45 - 10:30
11:45 - 10:30
11:45 - 10:30
11:45 - 10:30
11:45 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barrio La California, detras del cine Magaly. 25 metros al oeste, junto al parqueo publico Alma Roca. | Junto al parqueo Alma Roca, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2257 6616
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing