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La Yunta Steakhouse - CLOSED

Paseo de los Turistas | btwn Calles 19 & 21, Punta Arenas 60101, Costa Rica
+506 2661 3216
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good36%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
9 Feb 2016
“Flavorful steak”
6 Nov 2015
“"Great food in a great place"”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Central American, Steakhouse, South American, Costa Rican
££ - £££
Paseo de los Turistas | btwn Calles 19 & 21, Punta Arenas 60101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

We had a great table with a beach view. The owner was also our waiter. My steak was tender & flavor ful. It was a lovely evening.

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Reviewed 6 November 2015

This restaurant offers a great opportunity to enjoy very good food in a wonderful old house located in Paseo de los Turistas, Puntarenas. Enjoy the very nice view of the Nicoya Gulf while you savor a wide variety of local and international dishes. Very good...More

Thank SBE73
Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

First let me say... save room for the Tiramisu... it's the BEST I've ever had. OK... garlic seared mussels and the jalapeño beef tips are simply out of this world finger lickin' good. I've had everything on the menu and it's all good and at...More

Thank Cristian Z
Reviewed 12 January 2015

La Yunta Steakhouse specializes in meat (of course), mine came perfectly cooked although a little too much gravy for my taste. But it was delicious, and the value is incredible. It is very close to the beach and the rest of downtown. The staff was...More

Thank Evan J
Reviewed 21 December 2014

This establishment recently was completely rebuilt in authentic style and a great choice for reliable quality food and service with a great view and ambience. 5/5

Thank Capt_of_Adventure
Reviewed 29 November 2014

If you want silverware and white linen table cloths (or even a recently painted wall), this is not the place, but after a decade or so I was looking forward to to a Costa Rica steak and it didn't disappoint.

Thank John W
Reviewed 15 November 2014

Food is good if you order steaks and fish limited choice on the wine list, nice location, cool breeze.

Thank 274vasile
Reviewed 25 February 2014

i was expecting a nice dinner at a steak house in punterenas. this place needs a faceover really bad. more than paint. food was so-so. chicken was tender and taste good. came with fries,which were the frozen variety;not fresh.plate had your usual boring costa rican...More

Thank gbangs59
Reviewed 4 February 2014

A group of three of us stepped into La Yunta on a Friday night to find an empty restaurant. We were explicitly looking for a steakhouse, otherwise we might have left. What followed was one of the best meals I've had in Costa Rica, and...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 16 September 2013

I lived in Costa Rica for many years managing a hotel and this was my favorite restaurant to go to when I was in Puntarenas. The steaks are very good for Costa Rica and I would also try the ceviche and mussles (my personal favorite)....More

Thank Finnjonasson
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Restaurant Details

Central American, Steakhouse, South American, Costa Rican
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Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo de los Turistas | btwn Calles 19 & 21, Punta Arenas 60101, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Punta Arenas
  • Phone Number: +506 2661 3216
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