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La Posada de la Luna

Cervantes, Cartago, Costa Rica
+506 2534 8330
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“queso” (2 reviews)
“tortillas” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Cervantes, Cartago, Costa Rica
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

This is the right place where you can have the best “tortilla de queso” and the service is wonderful. Visit them and keep for yourself the best Costa Rican food experience in Cartago.More

Thank josh c
Jorge Pablo B, Gerente at La Posada de la Luna, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Hello Josh! We are glad to read your review about our restaurant. We work hard to make your experience as pleasant as always. Our commitment is to provide the best Costa Rican food and an outstanding customer service, and your comment motivates our staff to...More

Reviewed May 27, 2018

I came upon this place by serendipity and loved the ambiance, the food and the service. It's a museum filled with curiosities and antiquities, it serves delicious Costa Rican food and coffee, and the grandchildren of the owners serve you as if you were in...More

Thank pagespan
Jorge Pablo B, Gerente at La Posada de la Luna, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Hello dear customer! Thank you for that great review, we are glad you guys enjoyed of our restaurant. See you guys soon! Best Regards,

Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

If you plan to visit Cartago, do not miss the opportunity to get the best “tortilla de queso con extra queso” in town. Casados, Olla de Carne and juices are amazing and without forgetting to mention the great personnel and customer service. Please visit them,...More

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Jorge Pablo B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Posada de la Luna, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Hello Josh! Thank you very much for taking the time to give us a feedback about your experience in our restaurant. We take our customer´s opinions and suggestions very seriously and we are glad you guys enjoyed our food and that our staff fulfilled the...More

Reviewed February 1, 2017

So I am a costarrican and I love our food, therefore I spent time going places and trying food and this is on the top. Along the trip to get there you'll have a lot of places to visit and see so don't forget your...More

Thank daemonR00t
Jorge Pablo B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Posada de la Luna, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Hello Daemon! Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed the whole experience. Your feedback is very important to us in order to keep working hard on keeping the quality in our products. See you soon. Best regards!

Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

Try the chickpeas, or tortilla with cheese, one is enough to share, it is prepared with local ingredients, they are the best

Thank Ricardo S
Jorge Pablo B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Posada de la Luna, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Hello Ricardo! We appreciate you took the time to leave your feedback. We are glad you had a great time in our restaurant as well as you enjoyed our products. See you next time. Best regards!

Reviewed November 5, 2016

I remember eating at this very typical restaurant since its early days in the 1960's. Famous for its cheese tortillas, bean soup and "olla de carne" (traditional soup with lots of different vegetables and meat), I just recently ate there and was pleasantly surprised by...More

Thank Silvian H
Jorge Pablo B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Posada de la Luna, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Hi Silvian! For our family and staff will be always an honor to share with you guys so many good memories and bring to the table the best food. Best Regards!

Reviewed July 16, 2016

We stop on the way to Turrialba with a group of 15. The service was fast (the menu only in Spanish), and the food was good, everybody enjoyed. The only inconvenient, is that they didn't have the desserts on the menuMore

Thank carcalumo
Jorge Pablo B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Posada de la Luna, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2018

Hi Carcalumo! We are glad you guys were assisted properly and enjoyed the quality of our food. We took note of your suggestions and feedback, therefore now we have available an english menu as well as the desserts included. If you can give us your...More

Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

This place is located in a small town in the middle of a small road. It may be a bit hard to spot, but if you do, you struck gold in the form of delicious cheese tortillas. The menu is good, but the tortillas with...More

Thank xmorera
Jorge Pablo B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Posada de la Luna, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2018

Hi Xmorera! Thank you for taking the time to give out such a detailed review about our restaurant. We are glad you guys had a good time in our restaurant and not only that, you enjoyed our food and specially our Tortillas. We have been...More

Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

Place it's somehow lost in time. Architecture and decoration is evoque the past. Fairly good price. Try the cheese tortilla. Decent parking lot.More

Thank Fer2190
Jorge Pablo B, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Posada de la Luna, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2018

Hi Fer2190! Thank you so much for mentioning the concept of our restaurant and we are glad you enjoyed our food. We started over 50 years ago with this great dream and we have worked hard to keep it this same way. We remodeled some...More

Reviewed March 9, 2016

Stopped in for breakfast on our way to whitewater rafting. The large restaurant is along the route to Rio Pacuare for rafting. The staff is very attentive under the watchful eye of the owner. Several locals were enjoying breakfast alongside our group. Great eggs and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Latin, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cervantes, Cartago, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Cartago  >  Cartago
  • Phone Number: +506 2534 8330
  • E-mail
Description
Local, traditional and authentic Costarrican food. Founded in 1963 and is the pioneer of the gastronomic tradition in the zone with over 55 years operating and satisfying the national and international customers. It is also a museum, full of pictures and accessories from the 1800´s and early 1900´s. People from all over the country and from different countries come to the restaurant for its traditional and famous food. The recipes are prepared with fresh productos from local farms and following the higher standards to reach those traditional flavors for many years.
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