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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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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“casado” (395 reviews)
“rice pudding” (89 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 yesterday via mobile

This is truly one of my favorite restaurants anywhere and FAVORITE one in La Fortuna! I have been coming here for 4 years and this is my go-to restaurant. This trip I went there 4x in 3 days! My favorite item is the pineapple/coconut drink....More

Thank j924
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great food and service. Our waitress was so kind and the kids were thrilled with the food as well. Definitely a great stop in la Fortuna!

Thank Kristen C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a great meal of Casado here. We all had different meats, and everyone was happy. This was recommended by one of our guides and it was delicious.

Thank Gena G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a local restaurant with amazing food at decent prices. The staff was very nice but not much English. They were grateful for the business and went above and beyond to make us feel welcome.

Thank Lori P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant was also recommended to us by our taxi driver and we made sure to check it out. We were warmly welcomed and personally thanked several times for visiting. Generous portions are served promptly and the smoothies are delicious and refreshing. Happy to have...More

Thank Donalyn B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our driver recommended a soda place to try a typical Costa Rican meal called casados. It usually comes with rice beans salad plantains with a choice of meat. The drinks were excellent and not your typical Anerican taste of lemonade or ice tea. My husband...More

Thank Phuong H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great local food at non-tourist prices. Helpful staff. Located in the center of the town. Fed our family of 6 for about $30-35 for dinner and no one left hungry!

Thank jscanlo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here 2 nights in a row due to how lovely we found the place. The food is super tasty and incredibly cheap, the staff are super friendly, providing free tapitas of garlic bread to start and rice pudding to finish, though you likely...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really good and the portion sizes were great!! The prices were very reasonable as well. The staff was so friendly and super incredible with making sure we knew what things were on the menu!! Highly recommend!

Thank elizabethmwillis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I came here after a long travel day and boy were we impressed! We got a simple burger and fries and it was delicious. Reminded me of a homemade burger. It was simple, but delicious! We also ordered the coconut and pineapple...More

Thank Adrienne D
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Melissa M
April 30, 2018|
Response from Rita H | Reviewed this property |
You have the vegetarian "casado" and the rice with vegetables. Don't know if fits the vegan option...
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Luis R
December 4, 2017|
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Response from Gwen d | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, but I had dinner there late one night, around 9:30 pm and they where still open. And they also serve breakfast. So my guess would be all day every day
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Erick C
July 12, 2017|
Response from Dave610Jones | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't speak Spanish.
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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
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
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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