This restaurant is absolutely amazing! My boyfriend and I were staying in Arenal and really wanted to have a nice steak dinner. After reading the reviews on TA, we decided to try this one, and it did not disappoint. We got there around 6pm, and the road wasn't that bad, it was about 800 merers up a dirt road, so you would need a car or taxi to get up the road. We've seen a lot worse in our travels! It's definitely adventurous, which I'm assuming you would be totally fine with that if you vacation in CR (kinda goes with the territory!). We were the only people there, and the waiter was incredibly nice and attentive. My boyfriend had the Dijon chicken, which was so fresh and delicious! I had the peppercorn steak with homegrown veggies. I think this steak easily rivals some of the best steakhouses that we've been to at home and in our travels! Amazing flavor, incredibly tender, and so fresh tasting, a hundred times better than what you'd get in any supermarket in the US. I ordered mine medium because I've realized that CR's version of medium is the US's version of medium rare, and it came out perfectly. We also tried some dessert- my boyfriend had the brownie with ice cream (which both tasted homemade and fresh), and I had the plantain flambee with ice cream, and both were to die-for!
We had all this, plus 3 beers and water, all for $80 US, including tip. Coming from Seattle where this type of meal at a good steakhouse would easily be $150+, it was totally worth every penny. I highly recommend this restaurant! If you are in Arenal and want to have a great steak meal, please try this one!
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