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Soda Viquez

Calle 1 | Av Arenal, 150 meters south of the Catholic Church, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 7133
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“casado” (395 reviews)
“rice pudding” (70 reviews)
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Latin, South American, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle 1 | Av Arenal, 150 meters south of the Catholic Church, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

very nice service, excellent food , very good price, friendly people i will can back!! Do not be turned away by the appearance, this place is great!

Thank 1967DG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok meal, soda small and pricey compared to other places - good for wifi I went in early, but as it got busier I realised there were no locals were here, which should have been a sign. No water served

Thank KylieMaree
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is overrated. I'm really sad that TripAdvisor led be astray with all the positive reviews. The food was only okay and as a soda it's overpriced for what you are getting. I was disappointed. It was packed full of tourists so I really...More

Thank ShawnaCanuck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great friendly service with amazing prices. food so good we went on 3 different days during our stay and the staff noticed every time.

Thank Lillian R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best and least expensive food we ate in La Fortuna! We went back every day during our visit because we loved it so much. Definitely order the fresh lemonade!

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is SO good. Great portion sizes and a delicious menu. There's american options available if desired but the local cuisine is wonderful. The staff is friendly and efficient. We arrived at the same time as many other parties so we did have to...More

Thank kiks_722
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were asking locals which Soda do they recommend in La Fortuna and many said Soda Viquez. It took a bit to find but I am glad we found it. The prices were great and vry friendly service. Lucky we place our order in before...More

Thank js6cq999
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Great service and great prices mean this is a must visit in La Fortuna. The woman who runs this establishment is warm and welcoming and full of energy! Authentic Costa Rican food with large portions and delicious juices also! Highly recommended in a town with...More

Thank TaitMike
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Very tasty - different experience from the touristy restaurants around which I like. Great service from the very friendly waitresses, was very busy whilst we were there with people waiting for tables. Would advise the casadas as seems to be their speciality

Thank Jonny S
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

this place is a SOFA it's not a fancy restaurant!!! But....its a good soda!!! big portions, good service and very nice Laval food. The place is managed by a very energetic lady. she is everywhere☺. if you are looking for a soda...Viquez is the place...More

Thank yuvalwel
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January 27, 2017|
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Response from Margarita R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not about gluten free food up there
Angela C
January 1, 2017|
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Response from MAC_LA1 | Reviewed this property |
The majority of restaurants add a 10% service charge as the tip rather than tourists having to figure it out. Add more for exceptional service. The reaction by the reviewer is from someone who does not travel outside the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 1 | Av Arenal, 150 meters south of the Catholic Church, 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 7133
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