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Del Mar

1st Ave / 9th St, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2105 9930
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
12 Oct 2018
“Beautiful building, decent breakfast.”
11 Aug 2018
“Decent Tenderloin Thailand”
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International, South American, Costa Rican
1st Ave / 9th St, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

The Del Mar Restaurant is in a large historic building with beautiful decor. It is located right across the street from the Hotel Del Rey. My breakfast was included in my hotel room from the Del Rey. I had a traditional gallo pinto with scrambled...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jmccoy2008
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Steaks are decent on a REGULAR basis- other places hit or miss on quality/tenderness! Big room- side shows of the "ladies of the night" with getting fed from their "dates" - male wait staff open 24 hrs I think. Roasted egg plant/squash y carrots (...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank vietnamunclebobgin
Reviewed 15 January 2018

a nice, big art deco building is hosting this restaurant. for just 3000 C. you get a good business lunch (menu ejecutivo) here. a little soup, a small salad, a main dish (a choice of 3, one of veg) and a little sweet or juice....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Sorry to say the paintings and decor were more interesting than the food. Watching customers use the salad bar emphasised what another reviewer said about small plates. The main dishes were full plates of food but lacked any finesse, they were served before we finished...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank gtrot
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Went here twice and the first time was decent. There were six of us the tab was about $115 US. The food was decent this night. The second night I went here because it was only thing close by open. There were for of us...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The food is very good - staff are courteous but it's the room we dubbed as the "Princess room" that got us going a few more times. The decor is beautiful and it is surrounded by stained glass. We both sit at the far end...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank zerogravity
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is actually located in heart of San Jose at Calle 9 and Ave. 1. Enter on Ave. 1. This restaurant was formerly a personal residence as evidenced by the crown molding, pocket doors, stain glass bay window and large windows in bathrooms. So...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Ckrenzel
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We went to this restaurant because it was close to our hotel and we had read some decent reviews on TripAdvisor. We should have taken note when we walked in and all of the tables were empty but we didn't. Based on a TripAdvisor review,...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Sophie-Sadie
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Went to dinner with my wife and friends. As the only vegeterian in the group, I saw that the options were limited to pasta or the salad bar. When I ordered the salad bar as my main course, I was handed a cake plate and...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank rey234
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We went to the Del Mar 3 times while we were in San Jose and each time we ordered the bolognese. I know it sounds odd to order Italian food in Cost Roca, but the bolognese was absolutely delicious! Pedro was our server and he...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank trkramer527
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1st Ave / 9th St, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 2105 9930
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