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Las Delicias del Maiz

££ - £££Latin, ,
| Barrio San Jose, Alajuela 501, Costa Rica
+506 2433 7206
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Latin, Central American, Costa Rican
££ - £££
| Barrio San Jose, Alajuela 501, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Varied menu. Waiter helpful and spoke English. Peppermint drink delicious. Food well presented and tasty. This isn't fine dining, just gusty typical indigenous food.

Thank AbracadabraEngland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are a number of traditional food restaurants in the surrounding area. But few are the ones with a decent meal that is not too salty or too greasy. Their dishes are well assorted and decorated. The staff is kind. The price is medium- high.

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this place based on TripAdvisor recommendations and were not disappointed. We were a bit confused around what we were supposed to do when we first walked in because they have a big counter up front you can order from and then have a...More

Thank IndyAdventureGirl
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

After my home, this is my favorite place for Costarican food. Any dish in this menu is great. Good price and very good service.

Thank Pablo A
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

A very nice place to taste costarrican food at affordable prices. We went with my family and enjoyed the place, the food and the service quality. A very good option.

Thank Marco J
Reviewed 26 July 2017

If you get to Alajuela and don't have a meal at Las Delicias, you will have done yourself a true dis-service. My wife and I had about 8 or 9 items from the menu. The food was honest, delicious and enticing. The restaurant was attractive,...More

Thank Albany_Wayfarer
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

You can have a delicious "chorreada" (kind of corn pancake" with cheese and sour cream, "tortilla aliñada" (a very cheesy tortilla), "casados" (complete lunch with beef steak, rices, black beans, "platano maduro" etc. Do not miss the "horchata" a delicious milky drink made with rice...More

Thank Gabrielam2010
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This place was without walking distance of our hotel so we decided to try it out. Very good food, fast service, and authentic Costa Rican! Glad we stumbled on it!

Thank Merrill L
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A place that is always visited by locals, has a good menu of the local fare and fast and friendly service. They always are willing to answer your questions and find was to accommodate your needs.

Thank Marco V
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had lunch here at the suggestion of our driver, and we’re glad he recommended it. It’s a large restaurant that specializes in selections made from corn. Our driver specifically recommended a chorreada, which is a large, sweet, cornmeal pancake that you eat by tearing...More

Thank 88Tropicsfan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Costa Rican
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Barrio San Jose, Alajuela 501, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Alajuela
  • Phone Number: +506 2433 7206
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