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Sura Bar & Bistro

$$ - $$$, , South American
Volcano Lodge and Springs | 7 Km West from La Fortuna Downtown, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 2804
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“surf and turf” (5 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Central American, Costa Rican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
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LOCATION
Volcano Lodge and Springs | 7 Km West from La Fortuna Downtown, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

The food and service was very good and breakfast was included. They even had pancakes which is not very common in Costa Rica.

Thank Ken M
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Ken, thank you for your positive review. We really appreciate it, because help us to improve in all our procedures and services. Also, your comment give us the energy to keep serving you in the best way. Kindest regards, Gerardo Pérez H

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breakfast was quite good, since it was local cuisine. However, every other type of food ("Western") was tasteless and overpriced. We tried a few dishes over several days. C- for me and my husband. If you are looking for good food, this is not the...More

Thank Lunamax4
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for your review. We regret that your experience not was the best. Definitely, we will consider your contribution to improve in all you mentioned. All the opinions are very important for us. Our main goal is the complete satisfaction of all our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast daily at location. The food was good, as well as the coffee and juices. Types of food served was somewhat limited so my younger daughter was not too crazy about choices but we worked our way through it. At times items on...More

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Thank Rob D
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rob, thank you for sharing your opinion about our service. Definitely our daily goal is to make the stay of our clients a perfect and unforgettable experience. Our staff works at all times to fully serve our visitors and your feedback will definitely help...More

Reviewed June 11, 2018

Wonderful staff and amazing food! Service was fast and the resort is incredible! Will be back and I highly recommend this place!!!! ❤️ 🌴🍹🍴More

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Thank lorpadua
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Dear lorpadua, thank you for taking the time to share your lovely experience with us. Is good to read your comments about our services, and we are truly pleased that you have enjoyed all that you encountered in the hotel. It was a pleasure to...More

Reviewed June 8, 2018

the food was very tasty, the waiters were very accommodating regarding my food requests. excellent dinner. breakfast buffet was very good. would like to have seen some casual lunch specials not so expensive. overall, a pleasant dinner.More

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Thank 2barefeet
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Hello, thank you for your positive review, which is very important because give us the energy to keep serving you in the best way. As you well say, we have delicious food, a professional service and a perfect view of Arenal Volcano. Definitely, we will...More

Reviewed June 7, 2018

After a long drive from San Jose. We finally arrived at our Hotel. After a grand check in experience we were told the restaurant was really good. I had the grilled seabass with hearts of Palm Sauce and it was frickin awesome. We would go...More

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Thank lxh08
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Dear customer, thank you for time to evaluating our services. We are really pleased to read that you had a wonderful experience at our restaurant. All our staff strives to serve you in the best way. As you well say, our grilled seabass with hearts...More

Reviewed May 18, 2018

This restaurant is on the property of Volcano Lodge. A buffet breakfast is served here every day. The buffet has a few hot dishes including eggs, potatoes, gallo pinto, and pancakes. There is an omelette and waffle station along with pastries and fruit. The breakfast...More

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Thank Cheryl M
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2018

Hello Cheryl, thank you very much for your review. Your comment is very important because it helps us improve our service and food. All comments are very valuable and are taken into account by our administration. I hope you can join us again soon. It...More

Reviewed May 11, 2018

Our bartender Alphonso was the perfect host and was chatty and personable who loved his job and it showed. He recommended Bavaria Gold beer which was cold smooth and hit the spot along with a delicious burger and fries, after our 7 hour intensive hike...More

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Thank Paul D
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Dear Paul D, thank you for having selected Surá Bar & Bistro for your meals and for having set aside some of your valuable time to share your review with us. We are glad that you found a good service and a staff very friendly....More

Reviewed May 11, 2018

Excellent staff, food was good and they were always accomodating. We went for the free breakfast every morning and stopped by for lunch one day (hamburgers were

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Thank Kelso R
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Hello Kelso, thank you for your positive review. We appreciatte your comments and we hope that you can come back soon. Always it will be a pleasure to serve you again. Regards and Pura Vida, Gerardo Pérez H

Reviewed May 11, 2018

Great food and service at reasonable prices for La Fortuna. We would have returned if the situation called for it. That's all I have to say about it.

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Thank CopterRob
GPCustomerService, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sura Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Hello, we appreciate your honest comment. We are happy to see that everything was very good for you. Of course we await your return. Kindest regards, Gerardo Pérez H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Central American, Costa Rican, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Volcano Lodge and Springs | 7 Km West from La Fortuna Downtown, 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 2804
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Description
Inspired by traditional Costa Rican architecture, Sura Bar & Bistro allows up to 120 people, and is completely open, so that you can enjoy the climate and natural environment of this area as well as a spectacular view of the Arenal Volcano. With a wide menu variety, combining international cuisine, as the traditional flavors of our fields, seas and rivers; the doors open from 7 am until 10 pm, to enjoy from breakfast, to lunch or dinner. Sura Bar & Bistro also offers a fine selection of wines, and domestic and imported liquors of the highest quality. A pleasant and convenient place to eat appetizer before or after your activities in La Fortuna de San Carlos. Sura Bar & Bistro offers delicious and practical options, with the special touch of home. In a room where you can meet friends, chat and watch sporting events, enjoying your favorite drink. Enjoy life from another perspective, from our Wet Bar.
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