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Best American Restaurants in San José


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A photo of Olive Garden Aleste restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Curridabat
Booked 12 times today
Olive Garden Aleste provides an authentic Italian dining experience as highlighted by several pleased customers. Despite some minor service issues, many affirm the excellent customer service skills of the staff. The dishes, from the juicy chicken picatta to the incredibly cheesy ravioli, ensure a captivating Italian culinary experience. Moreover, their famous breadsticks and the tuxedo mousse dessert are loved by many. An Italian customer vouched for the quality of the food, particularly enjoying the Minestrone soup. The general ambiance of the restaurant is highly praised and it even caters well to large parties, proving it a suitable choice for occasions such as birthday celebrations or wedding anniversaries.
A photo of Olive Garden Escazú Village restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • San José
Booked 12 times today
The Olive Garden in Escazú Village, Costa Rica has gained high praise from its customers for an authentic Italian dining experience. Reviews consistently highlight their hospitable hosts, excellent service, and high-quality food, marking it as a recommended choice for any occasion, including special moments like anniversaries and birthdays. Visitors particularly favor the 'Tour for Italy,' a culinary journey across Italy's best dishes, and the Parmesan chicken, noted for its perfection. Despite the bustling ambiance during lunch hours, the restaurant staff ensures that each patron feels valued and well-attended. Although some find it slightly pricier, the overall quality of food and service reaffirms their intention to revisit.
A photo of Outback Steakhouse restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Escazu
Booked 2 times today
Outback Steakhouse has been highly acclaimed by guests for creating an exceptional steakhouse experience. Reviews often highlight the unforgettable dining experiences delivered by the restaurant. One reviewer praises the establishment by stating, "It was as perfect as I imagined, my mom loved her first experience at Outback." Another customer expresses their satisfaction with the restaurant and plans to return, emphasizing, "Good, I really like it, be back again soon, thanks again". These positive testimonials point towards the commitment of Outback Steakhouse in providing high-quality steakhouse cuisine, thereby substantiating its status as an outstanding restaurant.
A photo of Manus restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Escazu
MANUS is a small and cozy gourmet fast food restaurant.On the menu you will find Burgers, Sandwiches, Hot Dogs, Crispy Chicken Strips and Sliders; also vegetarian and keto menu.Its owners are passionate about good cuisine and even though both the restaurant and the nature of the dishes they serve are simple, they strive to prepare the best version of each dish for their diners.They use high quality breads that they combine in their own recipes such as truffled mushrooms or salmon with Sriracha sauce for hamburgers; Au gratin Hot Dog and another breaded in panko with Umami sauce or Marsala beef sandwich or grilled vegetables with fresh mozzarella cheese.The name evokes fast food, that which can be eaten with your hands. But that's not why it should be of poor quality. We know that we are a small restaurant, but true to our essence, at Manus they aspire to reinvent junk food.Enjoy your meal!
A photo of Outback Steakhouse - Aleste restaurant
Very Good(32)
Price: Expensive
• American • Curridabat
Booked 3 times today
Outback Steakhouse - Aleste has greatly impacted the culinary scene as an exceptional Steakhouse. With praise from customers lauding both their food and service, the restaurant qualifies all standards of a top-tier dining establishment. One particular review states, "New favorite high tier restaurant in the area. Glad we don't have to go to Escazu," demonstrating the high regard local diners have for the place. Though the seats might be a bit uncomfortable, the quality of their cuisine and service more than compensates for this minor drawback, ensuring a delightful dining experience every time.
A photo of Olive Garden Terrazas Lindora restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • San José
Booked 12 times today
Olive Garden Terrazas Lindora is a restaurant that excels in offering delightful Italian cuisine. Known for their excellent service and quality food, the restaurant has won the hearts of many patrons. Praised for dishes such as the steak Alfredo and the Tour of Italy, the flavors authentically represent Italian cuisine. Customers continuously express their admiration for the delicious food, noting the steak's tenderness, the perfect balance of cheesiness in the Alfredo, and the unique taste of the Tour of Italy. Reviewers highly recommend Olive Garden Terrazas Lindora and its exquisite food, with many planning to visit again soon.
A photo of Cabo & El Fuego restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • San José
Cabo & El Fuego es un SmokeHouse que tiene su origen en las regiones del sureste de los Estados Unidos. Las carnes ahumadas son preparadas a una temperatura media y constate maniéndoles hidratadas para obtener un corte suave y jugoso.

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