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La Terrasse Cuisine Francaise

Avenida 9, Calle 15 | Barrio Otoya, San Jose 20102, Costa Rica
+506 8939 8470
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (10 reviews)
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
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Avenida 9, Calle 15 | Barrio Otoya, San Jose 20102, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We arrived rather early for our 7pm reservation but were shown to our table with a warm welcome. After choosing a nice bottle of French wine the pate and pear and Stilton starters were delivered, both of which were excellent. The lamb shank and also...More

1  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Patricia and Gerald will give you the ultimate french dining experience. This is the closest thing to visiting someone you love and having them cook for you while in the middle of a friendly conversation... Loved it, will definitely be back soon.

1  Thank allanrojas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love everything about this place: the unique setup, the atmosphere, the food and especially the service. Felt as if we were invited into the Chef's own home

1  Thank ladybmw
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For those that know me, I love food.....I love excellent food and La Terrasse really exceeded my already high expectations. If attending with friends, the best recommendation is to choose several plates and share. This is the best way to enjoy the excellent variety of...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Very good food, very good environment, chef patricia cooks amazing and husband is a nice entertaining love it!

1  Thank Rodrigo C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Very beautiful place, a hidden place in San José. Its a boutique restaurant, remember to call and make a reservation since they only receive a very limited amount of people per night. Eating here its an experience.

Thank TamaraLecusay
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

True Authentic French Cusine my dishes were amazing From the Escargot then the Saffron Lobster and Truffle Parmigano Risotto and the Lavender Panna Cotta The chefs fusion of flavors were great on the palate and brought me back to Nice where my grandparents are from...More

2  Thank Johnny C
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Before I went to this place I read a lot of reviews, sadly, my experience was not that good, for appetizer we order a salmon tartin, and received a carpaccio of salmon on the top of french bread, ask the owner and he said that...More

2  Thank Ivanariasm
Laterrasse L, Propriétaire at La Terrasse Cuisine Francaise, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017
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Estimado Señor, Gracias por su review.La Terrasse propone una cocina Francesa.Me encanto que usted encuentra despuès de su visita un...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Me and my long time partner celebrated our marriage along with our children and 2 witnesses. It was intimate. The food was amazing and the ambiance was perfect. I had found this lovely French owned restaurant on social media. The Chef brought our ideas to...More

3  Thank Carla G
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The meal we had was very good, it was a little piece of France in the middle of Central America! The venue is very well decorated and we thoroughly enjoyed our dining experience.

2  Thank Satyrai
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Joia M
13 July 2017|
Response from TamaraLecusay | Reviewed this property |
You may contact them directly, it is a small business served by its owners, so they may please you in that request. I think they will.
Matthew J
15 March 2017|
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Response from Laterrasse L | Property representative |
Dear Sir, On March 21, I celebrate an international French event "GOOD FRANCE3" in my restaurant with a Gastronomic Menu that I will like a pleasure to present. You invite to consult my web page for any information of this... More
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13 February 2017|
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Response from Laterrasse L | Property representative |
Dear Petrer, I don't have a place available on February 15. It will be a great pleasure to receive you an other day. Best regards, Chef Patricia Richer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 9, Calle 15 | Barrio Otoya, San Jose 20102, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 8939 8470
  • E-mail
The restaurant La Terrasse French Cuisine is a concept of table d'hôtes of 12 covers.

A private and personalized restaurant that offers you a unique experience to share with generosity the French gastronomy.
An elegant place, chic ventage and romantic. The conviviality in the restaurant La Terrasse constitutes a tradition.

The chef Patricia Richer receives you in a house of 1925 from Tuesday to Saturday with reservation and will have the pleasure to share with her clients a creative and contemporary French cuisine realized around organic products and the season.
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