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Restaurante & Pizzeria La Parada

4417 La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 9119
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (86 reviews)
“beef tongue” (5 reviews)
“hamburguesa” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Latin, Pizza, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
4417 La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

We went here for dinner one evening. There were 15 of us, so we ended up at 4 different small tables. The waiter was rushing us to order, which was very annoying. The food was fine, but nothing spectacular. My parents asked for some jalapenos...More

Thank LDM2000
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate here as it was a quarter of the cost of dining in our hotel, maybe locals eat cheaper but the value is excellent, the service attentive and the place very clean. It came recommended by our out of town tour guide and he...More

Thank GP1357
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bustling restaurant across from beautiful park in center of town by volcano. Great spot for people watching, ham and cheese pizza and a cold cervesa!

Thank jaijara19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The house pizza was very bad, it tasted like frozen pizza. The TicoTacos tastes only like fried corn. The staff is nice though

Thank Damien D
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Don't go there if you want tasty good food. However, it serves the purpose if you're starving! Server was very kind.

Thank Isago82
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Good, fresh and tasty food; great prices, service and ambience. Very family oriented. Clean place and packed which is always a good sign. Highly recommend it.

Thank gilda
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I asked two different ways if there were any specials or deals and the waiter said they don't have them. We ordered traditional casados and my husband noticed another little area in the restaurant with a buffet. He walked over and talked...More

Thank Alison Z
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

The chicken was like a piece of rubber and too greasy. Not my kind of place to go... the French fries were soaking wet because of the oil. There're better places for same price.

Thank Alessandro G
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We ate their five nights ago. Pizza was good but the other things we had were outstanding! The beef nacho was the best of our week long trip. The fish ceviche was so delicious it got me inspired to try making it myself when I...More

Thank HhMinn
Arsenio C, Gerente at Restaurante & Pizzeria La Parada, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

We are Glad people like you enjoy our food. In Fortuna we are happy to recibe everywant in our restaurant. Our policity good Service and great food for our coustomers! Pura Vida Costa Rica

Reviewed 28 March 2017

I was looking for a nice place to have lunch at la fortuna, i ate at La Parada, nice location, ressonable prices and the most import thing was the excellent service. if you are looking for the best Costarican style food La Parada restaurant will...More

Thank Gerardo L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Latin, Pizza, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4417 La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Alajuela  >  Arenal Volcano National Park  >  La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +506 2479 9119
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