Vishnu Mango Verde
The campus of Universidad Nacional, six blocks east of Parque Central, is a great place for doing a little guerrilla learning. Keep an...
Iglesia de la Inmaculada Concepción
Built in 1797, this church facing a wide, pleasant Parque Central is still in use. The church's thick-walled, squat construction is...
Casa de la Cultura
The Casa de la Cultura occupies a low-lying Spanish structure that dates back to the 18th century. The building at one point served as...
Tico students live it up like you wouldn’t believe and La Choza is one of the long-running watering holes here.
This yellow-and-red joint with two bars has patio seating and the best beef cuts in town. As the title suggests, steak is the focal...
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Lonely Planet review
This branch of the famous San José chain is the top spot in town for vegetarian fare, including a wide array of colorful salads and cheap, gut-filling casados .