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Restaurante & Pizzeria La Parada

4417 La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 9119
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice” (28 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
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Italian, Latin, Pizza, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
4417 La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During our week in La Fortuna, La Prada was a frequent lunch stop for us as we enjoyed the casual, open air seating and the extensive menu offering many choices at very reasonable prices. My wife and I particularly liked the Arroz con Pollo; the...More

Thank Steve1362
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wandered in here recently and sat down ordered a pizza and the pizza was good. The restaurant was clean and reasonably priced. The service was fast and they had lots of variety on the menu.

Thank morgason1
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Went with 2 friends at dinner time and ordered a family pizza, nachos and beer. Quick and friendly service, excellent pizza, really hot and fresh. Spot on

Thank Claire G
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

It's a central located restaurant in the heart of La Fortuna village. Large menu with various dishes , fast service and reasonable prices. Fits the different tastes of a western pampered family

Thank Julyse
Reviewed September 9, 2017

La Parada is very conveniently in the centre of La Fortuna and they were always open--went for breakfast, serval lunches, and a very late dinner. The service is great despite being a busy place and the portions are generous. The cascades comes with chicken, rice,...More

Thank Meya88
Reviewed September 9, 2017

I had a grilled chicken "casado" with a lemonade, for U$S 10. The "casado" is a typical meal in Costa Rica, a plate with rice, banana, black beans, fresh salad, some meat, and maybe some manioc. The food was good for the price - even...More

Thank Eva950
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in la fortuna for about 4 days and eat at this place 3 of the four days! It is a great place to eat food was great service was awesome would love to go back and have shrimp cream!

Thank Oscar J
Reviewed August 25, 2017

My friends and I ate here at least 4 times during our stay. We only ever ordered typical Costa Rican meals and they were always fresh, delicious and came in huge portions. Also, they had one of the best fresh passionfruit smoothies in the country...More

Thank Lujain D
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Bustling restaurant in centre of town open 18 hours a day. Wide range of typical Costa Rican dishes, fast food and pizzas at very good prices. Ate twice here and enjoyed good quality food which came quickly and with friendly and efficient service. Much more...More

Thank Rob A
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Good value local restaurant serving a variety of food, with a buffet option that has local foods. Friendly service and excellent location, right in the centre of La Fortuna.

Thank Cas97
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $24
Italian, Latin, Pizza, Central American, Costa Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4417 La Fortuna, 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 9119
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