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Sura Bar & Bistro

) #38 of 114 Restaurants in La Fortuna de San Carlos $$ - $$$ , , South American
Volcano Lodge and Gardens, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Central American, Costa Rican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Volcano Lodge and Gardens, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a lovely stay at the lodge and really enjoyed the breakfast buffet each morning. However, dinner was disappointing. For the price, the steak was too tough to eat. The sushi was not very fresh (our mistake for ordering too far inland). The service...More

Thank sreisinger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great drinks, food, and service! Enjoyed being about to swim and then get a quick cocktail. Nice environment!

Thank lindsrae59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ended up having dinner here several times as it was too inconvenient to go downtown due to the weather. The pastas, the steaks, and even the hamburger and fries were great. The daily breakfast buffets were equally satisfying along with the great service.

Thank JEFlippo
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Good breakfast and lunch, excellent for dinner - with super massive high quality steak and other great food - cool views

Thank Happytraveller4943
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The buffet breakfast at Sura is outstanding, with typical rice and beans and tropical fruit, but also pancakes and waffles. The dinner is not so great. The food lacked flavour and seasoning, and the vegetables were undercooked and still crunchy. Furthermore, it was on the...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 24 March 2017

we had a great lunch here. The arroz con pollo and chicken pesto were both excellent. service was nice. Prices were at the typically high tourist levels.

Thank irvingtonevk
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We ate dinner at the restaurant twice on our recent trip. The food was delicious but service was a little slow. The servers were very friendly. The prices were cheaper than the restaurant we went to in town as it includes tax and tip. Great...More

Thank narbuckle
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We had dinner one night while staying al the lodge, and we did like the ambiance, although the restaurant is rather big. At night you do not notice this so much, at breakfast this is much more evident. The dinner we had was quite good,...More

Thank 960maartenr
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Make sure you plan on breakfast at least one day - the show put on by the birds is awesome! Also, the view of the volcano is mesmerizing . . .

Thank GoneSouth10
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

This is a high end restaurant in the Volcano Lodge and Springs. We were treated like first class guests through the meal. The restaurant is part of the Volcano lodge and Springs. We ate breakfast there twice and dinner once. Breakfast buffet was excellent. Large...More

Thank canadian-eh777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Central American, Costa Rican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Volcano Lodge and Gardens, 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
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