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Restaurante & Pizzeria La Parada


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner


$5 - $24
Italian, Latin, Pizza, Central American, Costa Rican
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

I have to disagree with some of the previous bad reviews of this place. It doesn’t look like much from the outside, but this is a local “soda” and if you’re looking for a cheap and filling meal, that is what you’ll get. The speciality...More

Date of visit: May 2019
ARSENIO L, Gerente at Restaurante & Pizzeria La Parada, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2019

Thanks you for our comment! We really appreciate your opinion and we keep improving for client experience every day. Thanks.

Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

Can beat the price and the comics tipica is really good. Some of my kids had pizza which although slightly different than back home was still really good.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank BrownCruiser
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Our food was fresh and really good. The price was also good And service was ok The place don’t look nice but it’s ok maybe that’s why lots of people don’t go in.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank verclaco
Reviewed January 24, 2019

I wanted a light dinner in a local place. I was skeptical because of the location on the main drag but was surprisingly happy to see multi generations of Costa Rican families eating here. I ordered a batido, a local fruit and milk shake, and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Betsy L
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Simply put: amazing local food for unbeatable prices! Service was friendly and fast. I recommend the chicken soup, fried chicken (sometimes unavailable), and garlic chicken.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bienditouioui
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Ok, the place looks like a dive and has the ambiance of a cafeteria, but it's a gem. It's like a Costa Rican diner. It has some local dishes, pizza, and burgers. All were solid and they have daily specials as well (roast chicken, pork...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

A great local place right in the heart of La Fortuna. Many options. To quickly address your hunger, just walk up to the counter and have the staff put together a plate for you. Make sure you try the fried chicken if they are there...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chenedwa
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

Our guide recommended this place for good good typical of Costa Rica priced reasonable. Good choice. We had 4 typical plates (steak and fish). All was good. I had the fish and would do it again. Meals with drinks came to $38. Can not beat...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Woodcrest55129
Reviewed December 9, 2018

My family and I traveled to Costa Rica this summer and enjoyed a meal at Restaurante & Pizzeria La Parada. This was the very best fried chicken I have ever eaten. KFC eat your heart out. This Hispanic adaptation of deep fried chicken was absolutely...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mark M
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed two traditional dishes yesterday evening (pollo and pork as main meat) accompanied by beans, rice etc ... Was a very short notice visit but worth it!

Date of visit: November 2018
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