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La Forchetta

La Fortuna, 450 mts oeste de la iglesia Catolica | Plaza Arenal , Local #1., Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 0808
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ravioli” (23 reviews)
“pizza” (24 reviews)
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
La Fortuna, 450 mts oeste de la iglesia Catolica | Plaza Arenal , Local #1., Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent Italian food and very kind and knowledgeable staff. Everyone was very friendly. We started with a pizza which you can watch them bake in the wood fired oven. Thin but not too crunchy crust. Our entrees were amazing too. Portions were large and prices...More

Thank italiabella9
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed July 10, 2018

La Forchetta is a family affair- and they LOVE to make Italian food! Our kind, enthusiastic waiter, Mario, encouraged me to try their homemade chicken ravioli with cheese sauce and I was so impressed! The gnocchi bolognese was also wonderful! We were drawn in by...More

Thank jodyb278
Paola R, Propietario at La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018
Google Translation

Para todo nuestro equipo fue todo un gusto atenderle! Gracias por disfrutar!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying outside of town near Arenal and were looking for a place for dinner. Found this place on TripAdvisor and made our way there... A little bit off the main drag, but not much. We arrived to a cozy and cute little Italian...More

Thank Anna S
Paola R, Propietario at La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Fue todo un honor poder servirte! Gracias por disfrutar y valorar lo que hacemos con tanto cariño. Les esperamos pronto

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to try this restaurant after reading some reviews online and it definitely did not disappoint! It was some of the best Italian food I’ve ever had! I recommend the ravioli it is made fresh for your meal, and was so...More

Thank jeremypursey
Paola R, Propietario at La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018
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Que lindo realmente comentarios así son los que nos dan el impulso cada día para seguir adelante. Gracias de corazón!!!...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

La Forchetta is a charming small restaurant near the center of La Fortuna. The owner and the staff were so sweet, making sure that we were having a good dining experience. The menu is not huge. They focus on select items. The drink menu is...More

Thank Toru M
Paola R, Propietario at La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018
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Gracias por disfrutar. Los esperamos pronto

Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful Italian food, we might as well have been in Rome or Tuscany. Friendly service an an enthusiastic and authentic Ilalian owner. I don't know any Spanish but was able to converse in my very rudemementary Italian

Thank Opher K
Paola R, Propietario at La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018
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Que alegría nos da que hayan disfrutado! Gracias! Los esperamos pronto

Reviewed August 14, 2018

The food was really good and the waiter extremely friendly and funny! The tiramisu was delicious!!!.

Thank ElkeT175
Paola R, Propietario at La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018
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Que gusto que disfrutaran. Los esperamos pronto!

Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Went on a Sunday for lunch, the service was great even though the restaurant was full. Definitely the best Italian cuisine in La Fortuna by far, Chef Alessandro was very friendly, he asked every table if they liked the food and were having a good...More

Thank Fabrizio S
Paola R, Propietario at La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018
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Gracias de todo corazón por valorar lo que hacemos con tanto cariño. Los esperamos pronto!

Reviewed August 10, 2018

We had a really nice evening with great food and wine. The service was also very good. Theit Pizza is the best !

Thank Michel R
Paola R, Propietario at La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018
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Gracias por disfrutar. Los esperamos pronto

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Super service. Good prices, amazing home made ravioli with super fresh tomato sauce. A must go in la Fortuna!

Thank Anne-Roos K
Paola R, Propietario at La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018
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Gracias! Que gusto que hayan disfrutado. Los esperamos pronto.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Fortuna, 450 mts oeste de la iglesia Catolica | Plaza Arenal , Local #1., Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 0808
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Description
You will love a unique experience, surrounded by an exquisite atmosphere, attention, an inolvidable dining experience for your. Really friendship and good Cook on the same plate
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