Monteleone Restaurante...
Amazing Night, in Alajuela!


Monteleone Restaurante & Coctelería (coctelería, meaning "cocktails" in English)...

Is a great little place, in Alajuela Costa Rica - not too far from the Juan Santamaria International Airport, and just two blocks north - from the park at the center of town.

From experience, and a really fun one at that...

Monteleone Alajuela
A Top Spot to Wine and Dine, in Alajuela Costa Rica

It's easy to see why so many regard it - as one of the top spots - to wine and dine, in the area.

Excellent food, unique selection of drinks, live entertainment, and friendly staff...

Please read on to learn more, about one of our all-time favorite restaurants - here on the Rich Coast!








This is Monteleone Restaurante

So you've just arrived at the airport - ready to embark, on your Costa Rican adventure.

Monteleone Vivien and Jeff
Vivien and I, at Monteleone

Over to your hotel (quite likely, close to Alajuela), and next up?

How about finding, a great little spot for dinner - and even more so...

A place to enjoy a relaxing evening with friends - or maybe even, with that special someone. :-)

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First strolling in, it was about 8 pm, on a Wednesday night.

Busy as ever, it had the coolest little vibe - people enjoying each other's company...

Monteleone Restaurante
The Scene, at Montelone Restaurante

...with some fantastic live music - playing in the background.

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Monteleone Live Music
Live Music, Throughout - and Into, the Night

And yes, about the music...

It's a scene, the restaurant's become quite popular for in the Alajuela area.

Singing and strumming away...

Latin, jazz, , bossa nova, ballads - and even some of your favorites hits from the 80s - just to name a few!...

The music can be enjoyed here, well into the night - perfect compliment to another to another obvious draw...

A killer menu, and a unique selection of drinks.




Wining and Dining in Alajuela

Aside from the atmosphere - Monteleone Restaurante & Coctelería, has an excellent selection, of everything delicious.

Monteleone Food
Grilled Tenderloin Steak, Yum!

Appetizers like cheeses & herbs in olive oil, sangrita lemon shrimp, and ceviche...

And main dishes, like filet of fish in shrimp sauce, and grilled tenderloin steak with chimichurri...

No matter what you order here, you can be certain of one thing...

It's going to taste very good!

Lucky us...

Our waiter, Ronald - was superb. As a matter of fact - I'd actually go as far to say...

He's one of the best waiters ever!

Quite the funny guy, he went over and above - ensuring ourselves, as well as the other guests - were all having a wonderful time.

Monteleone Drinks
Monteleone Cocktails. Take Your Pick!

At one point, he even brought us over some free drinks - something almost turquoise in color, with a couple cranberries, inside.

Was really good!

And speaking of drinks...

Here, you've got your choice from all kinds.

Vino (vino is Spanish for "wine") from places like Argentina, Chile, Spain and others are available... served by both, the bottle, and the glass.

And beer, also.

Actually, here at Monteleone - you're in for a very special treat.

Monteleone Craft Libertas
Libertas, a Tropical Golden Ale

A *selected restaurant*, serving up pints of Libertas (Tropical Golden Ale) and Segua (Red Ale)...

Don't miss out on tasting these one-of-a-kind brews...

Straight out of Costa Rica's very own Craft Microbrewery, located in Cartago - just southeast of San Jose.

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Well, what more can we say?

Monteleone is a wonderful little spot, in Alajuela, Costa Rica - one we'll definitely be seeing again.

Thank you for reading, and yes of course...

Lots more to come, here on the Rich Coast!